The components of the IONIQ electric powertrain have been engineered to provide an engaging drive and practical everyday driving range. Charge from home or work, and never stop for gas. On a single charge, the IONIQ electric can travel up to a 200 kilometre range of emissions-free driving.
With an industry-leading drag coefficient of just 0.24, the IONIQ is one of the most aerodynamic vehicles on the market. Streamlined contours have been designed to harness airflow and minimize air resistance. The signature hexagonal grille features computer-controlled air shutters that open and close automatically to optimize aerodynamics (hybrid and electric plus models), while air intakes beside the signature LED daytime running lights help reduce turbulence around the front wheels. All of these elements and more combine to create a stunningly attractive, yet functional design that delivers best-in-class fuel efficiency.
KEY FEATURES: Aerodynamic design | LED headlights | Standard alloy wheels | LED tail lights | Electric folding mirrors with puddle lamp and LED repeaters | LED daytime running lights
Stylish headlights feature available LED technology to deliver maximum illumination while drawing a minimal amount of electricity, which improves efficiency.
Electric folding mirrors with puddle lamp and LED repeaters
The standard manual folding, heated side mirrors take care of one of the most frustrating parts of winter driving: having to clear your mirrors of ice and snow. They are also enhanced with available LED side repeaters for added visibility of your intention to make a turn. Ultimate models future additional puddle lamp lighting as you approach the car and the ability to be repositioned electronically from inside the driver’s seat.
LED tail lights
The standard LED tail lights are brighter, use less energy and reinforce the design integrity of IONIQ electric. Plus, they also provide increased visibility at night.
The spacious interior of the IONIQ is charged with distinct design cues. This becomes evident in the strong horizontal contouring of the dashboard and unique white, blue or copper-coloured accents (colour dependent on model) throughout the cabin. Thanks to the innovative design of the lithium-ion polymer battery and purpose-built chassis, you don’t have to choose between efficiency and space. Enjoy maximum versatility with expansive cargo space and 60/40 split-fold rear seats. And you won’t have to compromise on features we know matter most in Canada — this is why heated front seats are standard, and a heated steering wheel and rear heated seats are available for those who like extra warmth.
KEY FEATURES: Standard heated front seats, available heated steering wheel and heated rear seats | Power sunroof | Versatile cargo space | Automatic temperature control | Interior colour accents | Proximity keyless entry with push-button ignition
Standard heated front seats, available heated steering wheel and heated rear seats
Enjoy a touch of warmth on cold days with the standard heated front seats, available heated steering wheel and heated rear seats.
Interior colour accents
Inside, the spacious interior is matched with distinct design cues such as strong horizontal contouring along the dashboard and copper-coloured accents throughout the cabin.
Thanks to the innovative design of the lithium-ion polymer battery and purpose-built chassis, you don’t have to choose between efficiency and space. Enjoy maximum versatility with expansive cargo space and 60/40 split-fold seats.
The standard 7.0" touch-screen display is the connectivity hub of the IONIQ. Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ put the power of your favourite smartphone apps right on the touch-screen display. You can access directions, make calls and send and receive text messages while keeping your hands on the wheel and your eyes focused on the road. You can also listen to your favourite playlist through the available Infinity® sound system. The available wireless charging pad even lets you recharge your compatible smartphone without connecting cables.
KEY FEATURES: Standard 8.0” touch-screen display with navigation system | Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ smartphone connectivity | 8-speaker Infinity® audio system with Clari-fi™ music restoration technology | Standard Bluetooth® hands-free phone system | Wireless charging pad
Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay™ smartphone connectivity
Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ put the smartphone apps you prefer right on the IONIQ’s touch-screen display for easy access to the information and entertainment you want. Access maps, navigation, your contact lists, texts, calls, even your music library, seamlessly and safely while driving using the touch-screen or voice recognition.
8-speaker Infinity® audio system with Clari-fi™ music restoration technology
This innovative audio system unlocks the full range and sound quality of your favorite songs. The Infinity® audio system with Clari-Fi™ music restoration technology restores the audio quality lost through the common practice of digital compression. It can help you feel the power of your music at whatever volume you choose, wherever you go.
Wireless charging pad
The available wireless charging pad makes charging your compatible smartphone easy and cable-free.
Hybrid and electric vehicles should have the dynamic ride and handling characteristics that make driving a pleasure. That’s the IONIQ philosophy. The industry-leading technology with which we have engineered the IONIQ delivers a one-of-a-kind experience. With IONIQ you get an extremely engaging driving experience, plus an efficient commuter vehicle. For example, thanks to the innovative design of the battery and IONIQ’s purpose-built chassis we are able to mount the battery under the rear seats. This gives the IONIQ an exceptionally low centre of gravity that greatly enhances agility and helps make IONIQ so much fun to drive. It also means the IONIQ offers expansive trunk space for maximum versatility.
KEY FEATURES: IONIQ electric powertrain | Class-exclusive battery technology | SAE Combo-type quick charge port (Level 3 450V) |
IONIQ electric powertrain
The IONIQ electric’s 88 kW electric motor is powered by using energy stored in the 28 kWh lithium-ion polymer battery. On a full charge, the IONIQ electric can travel up to 200 kilomtres of emission-free driving on a single charge.
Class-exclusive battery technology
All IONIQ models store their electrical energy in a highly advanced lithium-ion polymer battery. Lithium-ion polymer, the next generation of lithium-ion technology, is ideally suited to automotive applications thanks to its robust and reliable chemistry. Lithium-ion polymer batteries are smaller, lighter, longer-lasting and more energy-dense than the batteries found in competing hybrid vehicles.
SAE Combo-type quick charge port (Level 3 450V)
The IONIQ electric can be charged at home, or while you're out and about. The estimated driving range at any time is clearly displayed on the supervision display to keep you informed and you can use the available navigation system to map out charging stations within the vicinity of your electric range.
LEVEL 1 – Standard household outlet (120V) – 24 hour charging time
LEVEL 2 – Available household outlet/public (240V) – 4.5 hour charging time
LEVEL 3 – Public (480V) – 35 minute charging time
Sport Driving Mode
The drive modes have been engineered to give you an electrifying and engaging driving experience. Eco mode provides the efficiency you’d expect, while everything changes in Sport mode. The powertrain uses the electric power to boost torque levels for a totally different feeling. The digital instrument cluster even changes appearance and colour when a different drive mode is selected.
Regenerative braking system
The IONIQ electric features adjustable regenerative braking, via steering wheel mounted paddles, maximizing driver engagement and enhancing efficiency.
At the core of the IONIQ is the SUPERSTRUCTURE™, a rigid but lightweight body made of our Advanced High Strength Steel to deliver superior benefits in handling, cabin quietness and occupant safety. In addition to the SUPERSTRUCTURE™ and seven standard airbags, you and your passengers will be protected by a comprehensive list of available active driver assistance technologies.
Blind-Spot Collision Warning
Capable of sensing an automobile approaching a driver’s blind spot, the standard Blind-Spot Collision Warning provides both an audible and visual alert to help reduce the potential for a collision. This feature works in conjunction with the Lane Change Assist, which measures the closing speed of traffic approaching in adjacent lanes to help determine if a lane change is safe.
Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning
Activated during reverse driving, the standard Rear Cross-Traffic Collision Warning uses radar to help identify and warn the driver of vehicles approaching from the side, even before they come into view of the standard rearview camera.
Lane Departure Warning with Lane Keeping Assist
Drift outside your lane without signalling and this available system will alert you with audible and visual cues. If no action is taken, Lane Keeping Assist can apply corrective steering assistance to help you remain within your lane markings.
Forward Collision-Avoidance Assist
This available safety feature uses a forward camera and radar sensors to detect rapidly closing distances between your vehicle and the vehicle ahead, or pedestrians in your path. If a potential forward collision is detected, audible and visual warning notifications alert the driver. If the driver does not react to avoid the impact, the system can provide full braking assistance at speeds under 80 kilometres per hour (vehicle detection) or 64 kilometres per hour (pedestrian detection) to help avoid a potential collision.
Driver Attention Warning
The IONIQ offers available Driver Attention Warning, an innovative safety feature designed to detect the onset of driver fatigue. The system will monitor driver input and issue a visual and audible alert if fatigue is sensed, suggesting a break is taken.
Adaptive Cruise Control
The available Adaptive Cruise Control (ACC) system takes basic cruise control to the next level of convenience. Set your pre-determined speed and distance to the vehicle ahead, and ACC will automatically adjust the vehicle speed to maintain the set distance.