The Hyundai Ioniq 5 is about to make its official debut. The date and time was given away on the very finish of the latest video (above) teasing the all-electric crossover. Should you’re in North America, be ready to remain up very late when you intend on watching in actual time.
The occasion begins February 2nd at 7:00 AM, Greenwich Imply Time (GMT). Doing the time zone math, that interprets to February 1 at 11:00 PM Pacific Customary Time (PST), or 2:00 AM Japanese Customary Time (EST), February 2nd.
We just recently saw the primary shadowy photos of the manufacturing model of the Ioniq 5. They affirm that the car that reaches showrooms will likely be fairly near the styling of the Hyundai 45 Concept that made its debut in September of 2019. On this newest tease, it appears Hyundai was extra concerned with creating drama, somewhat than give way more away concerning the design of the automotive.
The video, which was uploaded by Korean YouTube channel 카미고 (CarMeGo), is a mini film by which an agent is tasked with retrieving a seed from a “bio-agency ” making an attempt to use it one way or the other. The plot is considerably disjointed and lightweight on particulars, which is sensible since all of the motion – there are automotive chases and battle scenes – occurs in about 30 seconds.
The one items of the automotive we actually get a contemporary have a look at are the driving force’s seat headrest and a side-vierw mirror. Though it won’t appear to be loads, the looks of the mirror is attention-grabbing, since theaser exhibits it carrying cameras as a substitute of the normal mirrors.
Phrase of the brand new teaser video got here to our consideration after it was posted on the InsideEVs Discussion board by member Kendalf. In addition they raised an attention-grabbing level whereas sharing the video and, individually, the official thumbnail for the footage, which exhibits the rear taillight part of the automotive.
Says he, “The video does present some extra views of the entrance and rear lighting. I am notably intrigued by the rear pixel lighting, which spans throughout all the rear. To date we nonetheless have not seen any aside from the brake gentle portion lit up, so I am very curious what the opposite LED pixels will likely be used for?”
Nice statement and good query: what are all these lights on the again for? Will or not it’s buyer configurable? Will all of them gentle up crimson below excessive braking? May all of them shine white gentle for steerage whereas reversing? Tune into hyundai.com/worldwide on the time above and perhaps you will get solutions.
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