Review: Hyundai IONIQ 5 Leads Pakistan’s EV Revolution

Review: Hyundai IONIQ 5 Leads Pakistan’s EV Revolution

Hyundai Pakistan introduced the state-of-the-art Hyundai IONIQ 5 to the Pakistani market on March 1, 2024, marking a pivotal moment in the realm of electric vehicle technology.

This groundbreaking model, distinguished by its sleek and aerodynamically efficient design, signals a remarkable advancement in the domain of electric mobility.

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 represents an electrifying addition to the esteemed lineup of electric and hybrid vehicles by the renowned South Korean automaker Hyundai. With its futuristic aesthetics, spacious interiors, and impressive range capabilities, the IONIQ 5 establishes a new benchmark for electric vehicles.

Characterized by sharp lines and an angular profile, its futuristic design language is complemented by a purpose-built electric vehicle platform that ensures ample interior space, prioritizing comfort and functionality.


The ex-factory price for the Hyundai IONIQ 5 stands at PKR 22,500,000.

Available Exterior Colors:

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 offers a selection of exterior colors, including Atlas White, Abyss Black, Ecotronic Grey, Lucid Blue Pearl, Digital Teal-Green Pearl, and Gravity Gold Matte.


The Hyundai IONIQ 5 is a powerhouse of performance and features. Here’s a breakdown of its specifications:

Electric Motor:

Type: Permanent Magnet Synchronous Motor (PMSM)

Max. Power: 225 kW (305 PS)

Max. Torque: 605 Nm

Battery and Range:

Type: Lithium-Ion

Capacity: 72.6 kWh

Power Output: 253 kW

Energy Density: 160.2 kWh/kg

Voltage: 653 V

All-Electric Range: Up to 430 km

Drive Type & Transmission:

Drive System: All-Wheel Drive (AWD)

Transmission: Single-speed reduction gear

Transmission Gear Shift: Column type Shift-by-wire

Drive Mode Select: Eco, Normal, Sport, Snow


Front: Macpherson Strut Type

Rear: Multi-link

Shock Absorber:

Front: Gas

Rear: Gas


Front: 17″ Disc (Ventilated)

Rear: 17″ Disc (Ventilated)

Electronic Brake-Force Distribution (EBD): Available

Brake Assist (BA): Available

Electronic Parking Brake – Auto Brake Hold: Available


Here is a breakdown of the exterior features of the Hyundai IONIQ 5:


Front: Body Color with Satin Chrome & Piano Black

Rear: Body Color with Satin Chrome & Piano Black

Front and Rear Lights:

Head Lamp: Dual LED Headlamps

Daytime Running Lamp: Parametric pixel LED

Auto Light Control: Available

Headlight Delay: Available

Headlight Height Adjuster: Available

Rear Combination Lamp: Parametric pixel LED taillamps

High Mount Stop Lamp: Parametric pixel high-mounted stop lamp

Rear Fog Lamp: Available

Side Mirror:

Finish: Two Tone (Body + Black of down side)

Power Adjustable: Available

Power Retractable: Available

Heated: Available

with LED Turn Signal: Available


Door Trim: Single Tone (Black)

Map Pocket: Available

Door Outside Handle: Flush Type (Body Color)

Door Inside Handle: Alloy effect finish

Power Window: Auto Up/Down & Safety (D+P)


Rear View Camera: Available – Dynamic Guidelines

Surround View Camera: Available

Wheel & Tyre:

Wheel Type: Alloy Wheel

Wheel Size: 20″

Tyre Size: 255/45 R20

Tyre pressure monitoring System: Available


Sunroof: Panoramic Sunroof

Antenna: Shark fin

Spoiler: Tailgate mounted aero type


The interior features of the Hyundai IONIQ 5 include:

Steering Wheel:

Material: Leather Wrapped

Adjustment: Tilt & Telescopic

Heated: Available

Steering Switches: Audio + MID + Voice Control + Cruise Control


Overhead Console Lamp: Available

Room Lamp: Available

Vanity Mirror with Illumination: Available

Mood Lamp: Ambient Light

Luggage Lamp: Available

Inside Rear View Mirror: ECM

Instrument Panel:

Cluster Type: 12.3 Digital Display

Locks and Security:

Central Door Locking: Available

Speed Sensing Door Lock: Available

Child Safety Lock: Available (Auto)

Powered Tail Gate: Available (Height adjustable)

Smart Tail Gate: Available

Key Set:

Keyless Entry: Smart Key

Burglar Alarm: Available

Push Start Button: Available

Remote Engine Start: Available


Seat Upholstery: Leather

Front Seat:

Headrest: Up/Down (Driver + Passenger)

Front Powered Seats: 10-way powered (Driver + Passenger)

Lumbar Support: 2-way (Driver + Passenger)

Memory Seats: Available

Heated Seats: Available

Ventilated Seat: Available

Centre Console Box: Available

Foot Rest: Available

Seat Back Pocket: Available (Driver + Passenger)

Rear Seat:

Headrest: Up/Down (Left Hand, Right Hand, Center)

Armrest with Cup Holder: Available

Rear Seat Folding: 60:40 Split folding Seats

Rear Sliding Seats: Available

Heated Rear Seats: Available

Rear Side Door Curtain: Available


AM / FM Radio: Available

MP3: Available

Screen: 12.3″ Infotainment Display


USB / AUX: USB (x5)

Bluetooth: Available (with Voice Recognition)

Smartphone Connectivity: Wired Android Auto & Apple CarPlay


Number of Speakers: 6 (Premium Bose Sound System)

Heater & Air Conditioner:

Air Conditioner: Available (Dual zone with Auto Climate Control)

Auto Defogger: Available

Rear AC Ventilation: Available

Safety and Comfort Features:

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 offers a wide array of safety and comfort features, including:

Anti-Lock Braking System (ABS)



Seat Belt Front and Rear

ISOFIX Seat Anchors

Electronic Stability Control (ESC)

Hill-Start Assist Control (HAC)

Traction Control System (TCS)

Rear Occupant Alert

Parking Sensor

Blind Spot View Monitor

Auto Cruise Control

Seat Belt Warning

Battery Charger

Vehicle-to-Load Technology

Rain-sensing Wipers

Paddle Shifters