Hyundai IONIQ 5 was the biggest winner of the prestigious car World Car Awards 2022It was named World Car of the Year, World’s Best Electric Car and World Car Design of the Year. The results were revealed at a ceremony held at the New York International Auto Show (NYIAS).
The 100% electric Hyundai won the three categories it was nominated for.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 the best car in the world of the year
The international jury, made up of 102 journalists from the automotive sector, from 33 countries around the world, He got the innovative crossover It is the first new era of Hyundai EVs, based on the advanced 100% electric E-GMP platform.
This electrical innovator has already won several international awards. It was the winner in the three categories in which it was nominated, in a batch of 27 competing models launched in 2021.
IONIQ 5 is the first model from Hyundai's IONIQ sub-brand exclusively dedicated to electric vehicles. The E-GMP platform architecture delivers 800V power, ultra-fast charging from 10% to 80% in just 18 minutes, and an extremely spacious interior.
The Hyundai Ioniq 5, on a single charge, has a range of 686 km in urban driving and a combined range of 481 km, according to the course (WLTP). It integrates Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) technology, connectivity and driver assistance systems to provide the best experience.
We are truly proud to receive this prestigious award, which recognizes the talent and hard work of everyone, including partners, at Hyundai Motor Company. Our vision is to enable progress for humanity, and our approach will further our commitment to making this vision a reality.
said Jihon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor.
Hyundai plans to introduce 17 new BEV models by 2030 and increase annual global sales to 1.87 million units by 2030.
to The best electric car in the world of the yearThe jury chose the Hyundai IONIQ 5 from an initial list of 11 vehicles, and then from three cars.
To be eligible for the category, vehicles must be powered by one or more electric motors, and at least 5,000 units annually produced and offered for sale in at least two major markets on at least two continents, between January 1, 2021 and March 30, 2022.
to World's Best Car Design of the Year A panel of six experts from France, Germany, Japan, the United Kingdom and the United States selected the Hyundai IONIQ 5 from all competitors competing in the remaining five categories. The jury reviewed each vehicle based on design and innovation that set the bar high.
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