The 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited is the final trim level of the World Car of the Year. The 2023 Genesis GV60 is an Ioniq 5 relative designed for the luxury market. How does the Ioniq 5 Limited final trim compare to the luxury electric compact Genesis GV60 SUV? Time for 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited vs. 2023 Genesis GV60.
The 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited brings the value
The 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited starts at $51,100. It makes 225 horsepower and 258 lb-ft of torque. The Ioniq 5 Limited has 303 miles of driving range.
The Ioniq 5 Limited comes standard with leatherette seating surfaces, heated front seats, and wireless device charging. It also includes a Heads-up Display with Augmented Reality functions, brake regen paddle shifters, and a heated leather-wrapped steering wheel. The Hyundai Ioniq 5 final trim comes with a massive 12.3-inch touchscreen navigation system and a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster with an EV technology display.
The compact electric SUV provides plenty of value for the money. It includes advanced driver assistance features like a blind-spot view monitor, surround-view monitor, and smart cruise control with stop and go. Edmunds praises its comfortable ride and acceleration.
The 2023 Genesis GV60 is the luxury version of the Ioniq 5
The 2023 Genesis GV60 starts at $58,890. It uses an electric motor powertrain system to make 314 horsepower and 446 lb-ft of torque. The GV60 gets 248 miles of driving range.
The GV60 comes with a 12.3-inch infotainment system. It also includes a 12.3-inch digital gauge cluster. The Genesis GV60’s cabin is tech-centric and opulent.
It comes standard with all-wheel drive, automated emergency braking, and blind-spot monitoring. The GV60 also includes a lane departure warning, adaptive cruise control, and a Bang and Olufsen stereo system.
The 2023 Genesis GV60 features a driver-side door facial recognition camera and interior fingerprint scanner set. How’s that for an anti-theft feature?
Which electric SUV should you buy?
The Hyundai Ioniq 5 Limited isn’t a luxury SUV, but Hyundai final trim level models tend to be luxurious enough to compete with some luxury vehicles. Features like leatherette seating surfaces and the Ioniq 5 Limited’s huge infotainment and digital instrument screens make the SUV resemble a luxury model.
Ultimately, the Ioniq 5 Limited is the better choice for the money because it’s so much more affordable and still comes with great standard features. There’s a $7,790 price difference between the Ioniq 5 Limited and Genesis GV60 Advanced. Buyers could add all-wheel drive to the Ioniq 5 Limited ,and it would still have a lower starting price than the GV60.
The Genesis GV60 is an impressive luxury electric compact SUV, but the Ioniq 5 Limited is the more economical choice. If you want the extra horses, go with the Genesis EV. Frankly, both electric SUV models have plenty to offer and outdo rivals in terms of value.
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