- 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 EPA vary numbers are out, they usually’re higher than the corporate’s earlier estimates.
- The very best-performing model manages 361 miles on a cost, whereas the shortest-range variant continues to be good for 270 miles.
- All vary figures are with a 77.4-kWh battery pack. A smaller pack (with much less vary) will be a part of the lineup someday after launch.
From the time Hyundai first unveiled the Ioniq 6 sedan, it boasted that the slippery sedan would supply probably the most vary of its siblings on the E-GMP platform. Now, official EPA estimates are out, and the outcomes confirm these claims.
The 225-hp single-motor, rear-wheel-drive Ioniq 6 SE (with 18-inch wheels) sees a headline-making vary estimate of 361 miles. The 320-hp dual-motor, all-wheel-drive SE is sweet for 316 miles.
The SEL and Restricted trim ranges (with 20-inch wheels) have considerably decrease vary figures of 305 miles for the single-motor, RWD variant and 270 miles with twin motors and AWD.
These vary figures are for the 77.4-kWh battery pack, which would be the just one accessible when the Ioniq 6 goes on sale this spring. A smaller, 53.0-kWh unit (with a commensurately shorter vary) will be a part of the lineup sooner or later later within the mannequin 12 months.
With the identical powertrain and battery pack, the Ioniq 6 goes farther than its EV siblings, the Ioniq 5, the Kia EV6, and the Genesis GV60. Credit score partially goes to the banana-shaped sedan’s slippery aerodynamic profile, which supplies it a claimed coefficient of drag of simply 0.22 (foreign-market variations with side-view cameras as a substitute of mirrors are 0.21).
Requested in regards to the giant vary distinction between the Ioniq 6 fashions with 20-inch wheels versus these rolling on 18s, Hyundai says that the smaller wheels are additionally narrower and put on narrower, lower-rolling-resistance tires. The SE mannequin additionally has much less gear than the SEL and Restricted, making it barely lighter.
Like the opposite automobiles on the E-GMP platform, the Ioniq 6 will supply each 400- and 800-volt charging. Hooked as much as a 350-kW charger, the Ioniq 6 battery might be replenished from 10 to 80 % in lower than 20 minutes, in response to Hyundai. The automotive will even supply V2L (vehicle-to-load) functionality to energy outdoors equipment, utilizing an accessible adaptor.
The Ioniq 6 goes on sale this Spring. Pricing has not been introduced, however we estimate it is going to are available beneath $50,000.