Hyundai Ioniq 5 review: 300bhp dual-motor Tesla rival tested | Top Gear

The Ioniq 5 might look like a 1980s hot hatch mixed with a dash of concept car and a splash of DeLorean, but what we have here is Hyundai’s first completely bespoke EV. Target? Sideswipe Tesla, mug the VW ID family, and start the Ioniq EV family on the path to world domination. Muahaha. How? Well, let’s Ollie Kew explain…
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  • And it wont have panel gaps!

    Dr Nisu UnnDr Nisu Unn3 timmar sedan
  • There are 4 major factor that keeping ICE still alive: 1)- Battery Range (Minimum distance to cover should be 600 miles / 965 kms). 2)- More Charging Station (At least every 25 miles / 40 kms). 3)- Charging Time (should reach 75% charges in 5 minutes). 4)- BEV price (price should be at least $8K from a basic car like the Wuling Hong Guang MINI EV which I know is still cheaper).

    Richard WILSONRichard WILSON6 timmar sedan
  • Why would this car be competing against the Tesla model 3 and model Y? Surely it's one or the other.

    Justin DonoghueJustin Donoghue9 timmar sedan
  • Kia ev6 is fantastic.

    조운조운16 timmar sedan
  • Thats a huge Step forword to his Predessesor. Compared to the VW Golf.

    König MarkusKönig MarkusDag sedan
  • The gift of charging another vehicle. Sounds great on paper, but when you try to do this you'll see we aren't quite there yet. Won't be long though!

    King_of_The_NorthKing_of_The_NorthDag sedan
  • Mk 1 astra GTE

    Phillip CottinghamPhillip CottinghamDag sedan
  • Not into EV's but this is the first one I'd consider getting. Modern cars with 80's retro looks are so cool.

    J. Matthias v. d. WalJ. Matthias v. d. WalDag sedan
  • You walk like a mutant.

    Oggy OggyOggy OggyDag sedan
  • UNLESS the UK GOVERNMENT gets serious about building infrastructure for charging all the electric cars are going to be pointless . GIVE ME MORE HYBRID OPTIONS not full electric , or people will be just holding onto there diesel/petrol cars longer and the second hand market will be over priced and low in stock.

    TheSlacky775TheSlacky775Dag sedan
  • Hyundai have always been rock solid on reliability and spec! I noticed panel gaps and paint are also always impeccable on both Hyundai and Kia, dealerships are always helpful. This is a complete contrast to their competition....! 🤔

    Patrick HPatrick H2 dagar sedan
  • Well it’s a lancia delta integrale obviously 🙄 and that’s why I love it 😻

    Marius MielcarekMarius Mielcarek2 dagar sedan
  • Nah the KIA EV6 looks a hell alot better

    Cofal Over 9kCofal Over 9k2 dagar sedan
  • what an eccentric performance

    DeceniumDecenium2 dagar sedan
  • 1:10 ۞―i̳P̳h̳o̳n̳e̳ 1̳2̳ P̳r̳o̳ G̳i̳v̳e̳a̳w̳a̳y̳―۞ ➡️➡️️ 》》 《《 -----------------^^----------------- ♠【﹄💖𝐊𝐋𝐈𝐊≔⫸LINK 💖﹃】 ♠みゃあこさん!ฅ( ̳• •̫ • ̳ฅ)ニャン !❤️ 在整個人類歷史上,強者,富人和具有狡猾特質的人捕食部落,氏族,城鎮,城市和鄉村中的弱者,無`'守和貧窮成員。然而,人類的生存意願迫使那些被拒絕,被剝奪或摧毀的基本需求的人們找到了一種生活方式,並繼續將其DNA融入不斷發展的人類社會。 說到食物,不要以為那些被拒絕的人只吃垃圾。相反,他們學會了在被忽視的肉類和蔬菜中尋找營養。他們學會了清潔,切塊,調味和慢燉慢燉的野菜和肉類,在食品市場上被忽略的部分家用蔬菜和肉類,並且學會了使用芳香的木煙(如山核桃,山核桃和豆科灌木 來調味食物煮的時候 1620556573

    Mateus SantanaMateus Santana2 dagar sedan
  • Why don't you say that displays are slowing down, which is unacceptable for modern machines

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  • Am I the only person who remembers the Hyundai Coupe from the early 1990s? That thing was a great little sporty car. Had a 2l engine in it which was quick but not super quick but I remember the dealer saying that the 2.6l engine technically should fit. So Hyundai have made great cars in the past, and Ioniq 5 looks like a return to form. A worthy alternative to the ID3 (which has a lot of cheap materials)

    Justin StephensonJustin Stephenson3 dagar sedan
  • God damn this car gets me stiff. keep me away from waist level trinkets.. hngggggg

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  • you're still stuck in the past...range anxiety disappears the more you drive around. Vehicle to grid will be great, being able to sell electricity to the grid for 80p a kwh then topping back up off peak at 12 p a kwh ...what's not to like? Also if you are on a variable tariff, you can use your car battery to run your house during peak times, then charge it up during the middle of the night ... win, win and no need for a home battery!

    j mj m3 dagar sedan
  • The Kia EV6 GT is quicker than the Tesla Model Y performance.

    ShazomShazom3 dagar sedan
  • Looks great - will sell like hot cakes. I fear demand will outstrip supply. ICE vehicles are obsolete. Top Gear should stop promoting ICE vehicles.

    Martin WoodsMartin Woods3 dagar sedan
  • I think it looks better than the Model X

    Rhianne MollRhianne Moll3 dagar sedan
  • That's going to sell.

    Roger StarkeyRoger Starkey4 dagar sedan
  • Its horrific looking, just like most modern cars.

    Scott CrawfordScott Crawford4 dagar sedan
  • Bit strange but I love the rear lights

    asioe kiouasioe kiou4 dagar sedan
  • Kudos to Hyundai!!!!! - this is the Delorean of the now/future. The paradigm is upon us.

    Clinton WhooClinton Whoo4 dagar sedan
  • Which color is this?

    DontSwitchDontSwitch4 dagar sedan
  • Top gear with out the 3 old geasers is 🤮🤮🤮

    Me770w 203Me770w 2034 dagar sedan
  • This guy’s hairdo makes him look like a nerdy version of beavis.

    Mike WilcoxMike Wilcox5 dagar sedan
    • Price?

      asioe kiouasioe kiou4 dagar sedan
  • Tesla is fuxking winner. No doubt hyun die can not be one of tesla rivals.

    거짓은반드시 밝혀진다거짓은반드시 밝혀진다5 dagar sedan
  • I can buy a car for 7000$ that can drive 1000km on 40 litter,. So this el car,. Can it pull 3500kg trailer and drive 1000km.. if I buy something new, it should be better then waht i comes from

    Lars HenriksenLars Henriksen5 dagar sedan
  • This is not futuristic design. It's a old and ugly 1980s design.

    Peter ParkerPeter Parker5 dagar sedan
  • I enjoy listening to the English, one minute their using metric units, the next their using old English measure. Three meters to 6 foot. Love it.

    ken boughtonken boughton5 dagar sedan
  • The fact that this is super close to concept makes me so excited for the prophecy concept to be build. Those pixelated headlights and taillights are awesome

    ceerw butyceerw buty6 dagar sedan
  • Audi designers should learn from this, this is futuristic. Audi's latest electric car look like Honda's 1-2 years old models.

    OLD FightersOLD Fighters6 dagar sedan
  • What’s with the fake solar panels in the background at the end...?

    Matthew RobinsonMatthew Robinson6 dagar sedan
    • @Peter Harrison I wonder how much electricity the panel next to his hand at 8:52 is producing as it flaps in the wind 🤔

      Matthew RobinsonMatthew Robinson5 dagar sedan
    • They aren't fake !

      Peter HarrisonPeter Harrison5 dagar sedan
  • So in essence, the Ionic 5 is a PowerStation on wheels?

    Ephraim MathapoEphraim Mathapo6 dagar sedan
    • His pronounciation really... terrible hai-hyundai lol

      ceerw butyceerw buty6 dagar sedan
  • It's an incredible looking car, no question! But "Tesla Rival?" C'mon Top Gear, I challenge you to only make headlines and descriptions in the future that don't reference Tesla with any word, unless more than 50% of the shown car's specs beat Tesla's car in the same class! =P

    Kniffel101Kniffel1016 dagar sedan
  • Hyundai Veloster is the best looking hatchback Ive seen in years and this new EV is the best looking as well

    seeni gztyseeni gzty6 dagar sedan
  • I hope the E-GMP platform can also adapt for a proper offroad suv or 4x4. Shorten the wheel base, double stack the battery, more ground clearance, intelligent 4wd, and you got an affordable Rivian/Hummer EV competitor. Kia/Hyundai can start eating other people's lunch.

    Siu LeungSiu Leung6 dagar sedan
  • Yeah just add tesla in the title to get clicks because nobody cares about this car

    Unicornul SarvyUnicornul Sarvy6 dagar sedan
    • Ioniq5 winer

      Moduga SarangModuga Sarang6 dagar sedan
  • It is a head turner because it looks like a Dodge Omni.

    hbb59hbb596 dagar sedan
    • To my taste, this is a excellent and attractive design.

      seeni gztyseeni gzty6 dagar sedan
  • Price?

    Diogo PereiraDiogo Pereira6 dagar sedan
    • 50000$

      Moduga SarangModuga Sarang6 dagar sedan
  • Hm.. looks a bit cheap on the inside, they should have spent a little more on better materials.

    abc 123abc 1237 dagar sedan
  • or it's called the Ioniq 5 because it's a 5 door...?

    525208552520857 dagar sedan
    • Just naming.

      Moduga SarangModuga Sarang6 dagar sedan
  • toooooo expensive

    graeme taylorgraeme taylor7 dagar sedan
    • To cheap.

      Moduga SarangModuga Sarang6 dagar sedan
  • Typical boring Snob reviewer, why NOT mention SKODA Enyaq? Beneath you clearly?

    Lensman LondonLensman London7 dagar sedan
  • The most exciting car to launch in 2021. Too big for me, but otherwise it looks great. Maybe they will launch a smaller Ioniq 2 or 3 in a few years

    Andrew MitchellAndrew Mitchell7 dagar sedan
  • isn't phrase "tesla rival" bit outdated already?

    ElmoElmo7 dagar sedan
  • nice looking car

    S KS K7 dagar sedan
  • His pronounciation really... terrible hai-hyundai lol

    Wake up Du-hanWake up Du-han7 dagar sedan
  • driving range???

    바이코바이코7 dagar sedan
    • 510km

      Moduga SarangModuga Sarang6 dagar sedan
  • 嘿嘿嘿

    evolutionevolution7 dagar sedan
  • That every punching right arm is so distracting. I keep thinking he's going to smack me in the mouth.

    VDubyaVDubya7 dagar sedan
  • Got option of Project 45 in the summer - is it worth it?

    Albany DesignAlbany Design7 dagar sedan
  • To my taste, this is a excellent and attractive design.

    alpcnsalpcns7 dagar sedan
  • Acceleration numbers and charging speed must have been lackluster to not include it in a topgear "review". What we actually learned is a displayed 2.2 miles/kWh. 🤷

    Abraxas TulammoAbraxas Tulammo7 dagar sedan
  • This thing looks cool

    Trip_na OfficialTrip_na Official7 dagar sedan
  • Why does he talk about Korean cars as if we are still living in the 90s? I think Korean cars have surpassed many Japanese and even German cars many years ago.

    The Auto Vision - Korean Car News ChannelThe Auto Vision - Korean Car News Channel7 dagar sedan
  • Great but still too expensive, for less money you could get a seven seat SUV

    Kiwi DaveKiwi Dave7 dagar sedan
  • The fact that this is super close to concept makes me so excited for the prophecy concept to be build. Those pixelated headlights and taillights are awesome

    qopoy dnonqopoy dnon7 dagar sedan
  • Am I the only one that's bothered by how he pronounces Hyundai as "HI AND DIE"?

    jpd7jpd78 dagar sedan
  • it's a BIG roomy car with crisp SMALL car styling.

    Philly PhilPhilly Phil8 dagar sedan
  • The future is coming and it's, erm slightly odd looking.

    Charlie HarringtonCharlie Harrington8 dagar sedan
  • Stop waggling your hands.

    Russell MastersRussell Masters8 dagar sedan
    • I hate the way he walks

      qopoy dnonqopoy dnon7 dagar sedan
  • If I get the option to have a new company car anytime soon this will 100% be my 1st choice.

    Matty SeaMatty Sea8 dagar sedan
  • 205 at the back, the front 80s Alfa and mk1 Golf front the side

    ed worded word8 dagar sedan
  • I think this looks good, the Kia ev6 looks great but they are the same yet miles apart in styling. I think that's genius! One type of customer might go for this, the other goes for the swoopy Kia. And either way Hyundai group wins.

    W0o0dyW0o0dy8 dagar sedan
  • This may be my new favorite among cars I cannot afford.

    GetOffaMyLANGetOffaMyLAN8 dagar sedan
  • The feature to allow for selling battery capacity to the grid is not only critical portion of a distributed energy utility, but transforms a vehicle to a source of revenue vs just a depreciating asset.

    McFarkle BMcFarkle B8 dagar sedan
  • Panel gaps don't line up....

    TheMatissVTheMatissV8 dagar sedan
  • I would love to road trip this

    Dr EarbudsDr Earbuds8 dagar sedan
  • Electric cars sending power to the grid is not a gimmick, it should be a legal requirement for all new EVs.

    davewozere2k9davewozere2k98 dagar sedan
  • Love the terrible British humor

    Beastbee 011Beastbee 0118 dagar sedan
  • To many buttons one screen is perfect just like a Tesla

    MrspeedMrspeed8 dagar sedan
  • Nice car. Really a very good direction.

    Joe WentzJoe Wentz8 dagar sedan
  • Hajendaj - Brits 🙄

    OllieOllie8 dagar sedan
  • 8:09 This may be an extremely relevant feature to implement in electric cars in the near future in order to store electricity from renewable sources. May not be useful right now, given that we don't have smart grids implemented yet in most countries, but kudos to Hyundai for thinking long-term.

    Alexander Rietz VesterhaugeAlexander Rietz Vesterhauge8 dagar sedan
  • I hate the way he walks

    Agri-GAgri-G8 dagar sedan
  • If this is not a hatchback, but crossover, then what is the ground clearance?

    Waldemar RukWaldemar Ruk8 dagar sedan
  • Gosh, you guys still harping on about the Hyundai badge. What is this, the 90's? Oh right, you're the ones responsible for that Tesla Roadster review, the one future generations will look back on and laugh at.

    Chris LeeChris Lee8 dagar sedan
  • look so much like cyberpunk kind of car hahah

    TronShadowTronShadow8 dagar sedan
  • This prototype is getting a lot of internet exposure. Good thing is that if you're seen one review, you've seen them all, since it's all the same (individual) car. Everyone is getting their 2 hours driving/filming time.... Wheelbase (3 METERS!) is 15cm (6") shorter than an Honda Civic. Still not sure how big this car is though. Looks like an overgrow(?) VW Golf.

    jfan4revajfan4reva8 dagar sedan
  • Hello 90s' video editing techniques, welcome back.

    Pc TongPc Tong8 dagar sedan
  • That diss with the gross ID4 in the back was spot on, loud and clear. Bravo.

    Paul HoPaul Ho8 dagar sedan
  • "Looks like a hot hatch from the 80's" And that is a GOOD thing. The unimaginative noodling that passes for contemporary design is just an impractical waste of metal that has useless interior room coupled with poor outward visibility in service of trying to ape some Japanese toy spaceship of the 90's.

    Mark DavidsonMark Davidson8 dagar sedan
  • Hyundai realizes that with EVs, people will care less about power units and horsepower and more about design and practicality. While that may be sad on some level, at least this beautiful design inspires some hope

    bigprocrastinatorbigprocrastinator8 dagar sedan
    • Has a lancia look to it

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  • Imagine this car with apple logo on it 👌👍

    zippodkzippodk9 dagar sedan
    • @vbddfy euuyt Design rocks but needs a bigger battery.

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    • Honda e done right.

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    Like a PROLike a PRO9 dagar sedan
  • The buyback of electricity at peak IS the future. Tesla is all over this. Plenty of SEcrone videos cover this, go check! good stuff!

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  • We’ll see if Hyundai is serious about producing this in volume for the U.S. market or if it’s pretty much UK only and CA like with the electric Kona. Their EV commitment has been pretty weak so far.

    agentjrbagentjrb9 dagar sedan
  • That is not a gimmick in Korea. Car camp grounds are very common in Korea. Everyone does it!

    Jonny LagunaJonny Laguna9 dagar sedan
  • I hope they are reliable

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  • Dang this looks good!

    TheRefusedStoneTheRefusedStone9 dagar sedan
  • Just shut the **** up and take my money. THIS CAR IS SO DESIRABLE !!!!! I WANT ONE NOW !!!!!!!!

    Le rennaisLe rennais9 dagar sedan
  • I wonder whether some manufacturers will go back to integrated analog dials. At least I hope so. I just don’t like a screen behind the wheel

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  • I hope the interior and mechanics are on the same level as exterior design.

    uramalakiauramalakia9 dagar sedan
  • It's hyundai like Sunday...not hi on dai

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  • DeLorian vibes 💯😛

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  • Why does “Top Gear” fear Tesla so much?

    Robert GambleRobert Gamble9 dagar sedan