Hyundai Ioniq 5 and Kia EV6: Electric vehicle extravaganza
Hyundai Ioniq 5 front
We took the Ioniq 5 up to Palm Beach Island for the day. She got a lot of looks from the local elite.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 side
Here is her side profile.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 front
Another look at the Hyundai Ioniq 5 from the side
Hyundai Ioniq 5 rear
The Hyundai Ioniq 5's rear view.
Kia EV6 side
The Kia EV6 is a very sharp car as well.
Kia EV6 front
Here is the Kia EV6 from the front.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit
The Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit has a very Star Trek-style, roomy feel.
Kia EV6 cockpit
Whereas the Kia EV6 is sporty, but note the big center console.
Kia EV6 cocktpit closeup
Here's a closeup of the Kia EV6 cockpit.
Kia EV6 environmental controls
The Kia EV6's environmental controls are on a touchscreen with virtual buttons.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit view
On the highway with the Hyundai Ioniq.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit view showing rearview camera left
The left part of the Ioniq 5's driver information screen is displaying a rearview camera in the left lane showing approaching traffic.
Hyundai Ioniq cockpit view showing rearview camera right
Here it is for the right lane.
Ioniq 5 head-up display (HUD)
The heads-up display shows a lot of information to the driver.
Ioniq 5 Collision avoidance system
The driver information screen shows a great deal more information, including the position of other vehicles on the road and blind-spot warnings.
Hyundai Ioniq cockpit view with lane information
Here is more information about vehicles in the lanes.
Kia EV6 cockpit view with Bluelink navigation
Bluelink has its own navigation system if you aren't using CarPlay or Android Auto.
Hyundai Ioniq cockpit view in Light Mode
While we drove the car mainly in Dark Mode, there is also a Light Mode.
Hyundai Ioniq cockpit view Bluelink menu system
Here's a closeup of the Bluelink menu system.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit view backup cameras
Using the Ioniq 5's backup cameras.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit view 360-degree camera system
Here's how the 360-degree camera system works.
Hyundai Ioniq charging port
Charging up the Ioniq 5.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 charging speeds
At under 55 percent charge we saw above-230-kW speeds, which is very fast.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 cockpit view charging speeds
Eventually, it leveled off to 155-kW speeds, which are still quite impressive.
Hyundai Ioniq 5 in stock
There are only four Ioniq 5 cars to buy within 250 miles of my home ZIP code.
Kia EV6 are very in demand
I found one Kia EV6 AWD GT-Line. The dealer wanted $20,000 over invoice.