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The new Hyundai Ioniq 6 utilizes the same E-GMP platform as the award-winning Ioniq 5 crossover. This build gives this Hyundai EV an advantage over some competitors, generally luxury models. Although Tesla is often considered a luxury brand, the Model 3 isn’t on the same level as the new Ioniq 6.

Red Hyundai Ioniq 6 Parked and Posed in the Desert.
Red Hyundai Ioniq 6 EV | Hyundai

The new Hyundai Ioniq 6 is extremely stylish

Looking at this new Hyundai EV, you’ll see a strong resemblance to previous luxury sedans from the compact EV segment. This ew movement in EV exterior design embrace the style and look required to make this EV more attractive.

The Ioniq 6 brings an element of fun

Electric cars are fun to drive. The Hyundai Ioniq 6 adds a fun style to go along with the incredible acceleration of this vehicle. Other electric sedans are boring and sterile, but not this Hyundai. This car has an interesting look and quirky details making it more fun to look at and admire. EVs’ cold and clinical nature was tossed out when designing the Ioniq 6.

The interior could be much better

For all the accolades we can dole out for the alluring and attractive exterior styling, the Ioniq 6 is boring on the inside. The Tesla EV influence is obvious. This new Hyundai EV has large screens, very few tactile controls, and a basic look that doesn’t match the outside. The controls are easy to use, but this new sedan could look much better.

How much space will you find in the cabin?

The Drive tells us Hyundai’s E-GMP platform shows up strong in the cabin space offered for the Ioniq 6. This new electric sedan has enough room for two adults to sit up front, two rear-facing car seats, and a dog on the floor in the rear. Nobody is cramped in this scenario, which is incredible for a small car.

Is this Hyundai powerful enough?

The Ioniq 6 has a dual-motor setup, giving it an AWD system, which provides 320 horsepower and 446 lb-ft of torque for your drive. While the power figures don’t reach the same level as the Tesla Model 3 Performance, this Hyundai is quick and fun to drive, with a 0-60 mph time of only 5.1 seconds.

What’s it like to drive the Hyundai Ioniq 6?

The seating position is comfortable, and this electric car feels big from the inside. The driving feeling is smooth, effortless, and silent. The drive feels polished and right, with good steering and impressive throttle mapping, making it easy to enjoy the ride wherever you go. Drivers who have never experienced the fun of an EV will find it easy to step in and take a drive in the new Hyundai Ioniq 6 electric sedan.