CHICAGO – Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 has been named the Best Electric Vehicle by Cars.com in its 2023 Awards. The IONIQ 5 was evaluated by Cars.com’s team of expert car reviewers and was found to surpass all 2023 electric vehicles in the market.
The IONIQ 5 stands out for its exclusive Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), which allows for more interior space and optimized performance. Additionally, the IONIQ 5 features advanced technology such as an ultra-fast 800-volt multi-charging system and a Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) function that can power small appliances and even charge other EVs.
“During a time when many consumers are considering their first electric vehicle, Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 checks all the boxes,” said Ricky Lao, Director of Product Planning at Hyundai Motor North America.
According to Jenni Newman, Cars.com’s Editor-in-Chief, “Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 stands out as a well-rounded all-electric SUV, which is why it’s Cars.com’s Best Electric Vehicle of 2023. The IONIQ 5 is an excellent choice for first-time EV shoppers interested in making the jump to EV ownership as well as seasoned EV owners. It’s easy to drive, has a spacious and airy interior, and its taller profile offers good outward visibility.”
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