Already on sale in Mexico the Hyundai Ioniq, a hybrid affordable

In just one month, the Hyundai Ioniq will begin its marketing in Mexico with the intention of overshadowing the Kia Niro, and Toyota Prius, thanks to a favorable price and a full complement of series.

Dand time to Mexico the boys of Hyundai has chosen to launch the hybrid version conventional of the Ioniq. It is not known if something later they will also add the alternative PHEVS (plug-in hybrid and 100% electric, possibly something that will confirm in the near future.

The Ioniq is by concept very similar to the Toyota Prius while playing with the trump card of a more aesthetically conservative that will appeal to a majority. By dimensions do not withdraw of the japanese and on benefits are also very up to par, which should favor the south Korean.

The drive mechanism employing the Ioniq combines a 1.6 litre petrol with an electric to develop a total output of 141 HP. The gearbox used is the double-clutch with six-speed, much better than the automatic-type CVT that typically use these vehicles.

says Hyundai’s Ioniq HEV is capable of achieving 185 km/h of maximum speed and can accelerate from 0 to 100 km/h in 10,8 seconds, while the mean consumption is in the 3.4 L/100, with emissions of 79 g/km of CO2.

The offer to Mexico of the Ioniq will be formed by the levels of completion GLS Premium and Limited. In both cases, counted with multiple airbags, ABS, EBD, ESP, TCS, TPMS, an attendee of the boot in back, power steering, automatic climate control, sound system with touch screen, rear camera, keyless entry and start, bluetooth, alloy wheels of 15 inches, cruise control, etc

units, more comprehensive, will also be electric sunroof, leather upholstery, a built-in browser, alloy wheels of 17 inches, xenon headlights, front heated seats, handles of doors chrome, driver seat electric, mobile charger without cables, rain sensor, automatic ignition of lights, digital instrumentation, decorative details, specific, etc

The prices recommended are the following:

  • 1.6 HEV 141 HP DCT GLS Premium 381.900 pesos (20.011$)
  • 1.6 HEV 141 HP DCT Limited 455.900 pesos (23.890$)