Hyundai showed competitor Prius

The South Korean company published images of its new car under the name IONIQ, which should compete with the Prius.

The novelty will be released in three versions: a hybrid, a hybrid with the ability to charge from ordinary electrical networks and with fullness. Electric power plant. The Korean company clearly shows that it will compete with the Prius from Toyota on all fronts.

The salon looks typical of the latest Hyundai models. Here, Koreans will not present us any special surprises. Note that the photo most likely shows one of the top-end pickings, and in the initial level we are waiting for a more modest interior.

IONIQ will receive a specially designed 1.6-liter four-cylinder GDI engine that develops 103 horsepower (77 kW) and 108 lb-ft (146 Nm) of torque. It works together with an electric motor generating 43 hp. (32 kW) and 125 lb-ft (170 Nm). To save fuel, the novelty will receive a number of special systems, as well as 15-inch wheels with thin tires.