- As Hyundai N’s first electric vehicle, IONIQ 5 N represents a new segment of driver-focused high-performance electric vehicles with new technologies and high track capability.
- IONIQ 5 N signals first step in N electrification strategy with future electric N models to follow
- IONIQ 5 N elevates the three pillars of N performance – Corner Rascal, Racetrack Capability and Everyday Sportscar – by leveraging technology from motorsport and years of electrified “Rolling Lab” development
⋯ Corner Rascal: body and chassis reinforcements provide higher torsional stiffness and direct steering feel
⋯ Racetrack capability: up to 478 kW / 650 PS with N Grin Boost activated, increased endurance
⋯ Everyday Sports Car: N e-shift and N Active Sound+ deliver high performance ICE car driving feel and sound
- Among the many exclusive performance features of IONIQ 5 N are N Battery Preconditioning, N Race, N Pedal, N Brake Regen, N Drift Optimizer, N Torque Distribution, N Launch Control, N Grin Boost, N Active Sound+, N e -shift, N Road Sense and Track SOC
CHICHESTER, England And Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Hyundai Motor Company’s IONIQ 5 N made its world premiere today at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
(Right) Euisun Chung, Executive Chairman of Hyundai Motor Group (Left) Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company
“Hyundai N spearheads Hyundai Motor Company’s technology leadership,” said Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company. “The N brand’s winning combination of technological know-how and motorsport experience pushes the boundaries of vehicle performance, which recently resulted in IONIQ 5 N, a game-changer for electric high performance. The developments keys around this vehicle will further enhance the competitiveness of all Hyundai models moving forward, which is why the N brand exists.
“IONIQ 5 N has been developed to take driving pleasure to a new level using the latest technology available. Starting with IONIQ 5 N, the N brand aims to deliver the fun driving experience of N regardless of gasoline, electric or hydrogen,” said To Wartenberg, Vice President and Head of N Brand and Motorsport at Hyundai Motor Company. “To do this, we closely monitored the voices of our N fans to refine our first all-electric N with the aim of electrifying the driving passion of our most discerning N enthusiasts.”
Twin-motor all-wheel drive with rally-inspired handling supports Corner Rascal features
The IONIQ 5 N’s Corner Rascal capabilities begin with enhancements to the body structure in white (BIW) with 42 additional spot welds and 2.1 meters of additional adhesive.
Improved PE system, battery cooling and N Brake Regen reinforcement
The improved battery thermal management system, with increased cooling area, better engine oil cooler and battery cooler.
To meet the tough braking demands of the Nürburgring Nordschleife, Hyundai N engineers designed N Brake Regen, an N-specific region braking system.
Cutting-edge technology delivers emotional enjoyment in an everyday sports car
As an everyday sports car, IONIQ 5 N offers attractive shift feeling and emotional driving thanks to the integrated N e-shift and N Active Sound+.
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(L to R) Joon Park, Vice President of N Brand Management Group, Simon Loasby, Head of Hyundai Styling Group, Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, Euisun Chung, Executive Chairman of the Hyundai Motor Group, Albert Biermann, Technical Director Advisor, Till Wartenberg, Vice President and Head of the N Brand and Motorsport
(L to R) Jaehoon Chang, President and CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, Till Wartenberg, Vice President and Head of N Brand and Motorsport