Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is working on launching the Ioniq 5 in the Indian market. This will be their second EV after the Kona Electric, and it will also get a facelift. The Ioniq 5 is already available in global markets. Now, the manufacturer has started releasing teasers of the Ioniq 5. This time Hyundai has announced details about the customizable interior the EV will get.
The front of the Ioniq 5 will feature a “Premium Relaxation Seat”. The seats will have a reclining function and calf support. Also, there is a relax button. A relaxation function is also available. In addition, the seats adopt a slender design to open up the interior space, as well as electric adjustment and lumbar support.
Rear passengers can adjust the passenger seat from behind with the push of a button. This helps to open up more leg room. All seats also have memory functions. Users can store up to 3 seat positions. The center console can slide because it has 140mm of travel.
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The Ioniq 5 has a flat floor and a slim dashboard. This is possible because of the e-GMP or Electrical Global Modular Platform that Hyundai is using. It’s basically an electric skateboard platform with all four wheels in the corners and the battery pack under the floor.
Announcing the news, Mr Unsoo Kim, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said, “Hyundai Motor is on a journey to take its customers ‘beyond mobility’ and IONIQ 5 is the epitome of this vision With the wide availability of E-GMP, the Hyundai IONIQ 5 will truly change the way we perceive mobility. This BEV has been developed to maximize the interior space to enhance customers’ lifestyle and become a home away from home – And not just another means of transportation. We are sure that with a range of unique features, the Hyundai IONIQ 5 will offer customers unprecedented levels of comfort, convenience and dynamics.”
First published date: December 9, 2022 at 17:03 PM CST