Hyundai IONIQ 5 named Green Car Journal's 2022 Green SUV of the yearTM

18 November, 2021

Hyundai’s all-new IONIQ 5 has earned the prestigious honour of Green SUV of the YearTM by Green Car Journal. Selecting the Green SUV of the YearTM is a distinguished jury of automotive experts and Green Car Journal staff.

“The IONIQ 5 makes quite a statement for Hyundai with its advanced electric drive architecture, array of desired tech features, and forward-looking design,” said Ron Cogan, editor and publisher of Green Car Journal and “Those seeking a ride to an all-electric future would do well in trying this award-winning crossover on for size.”


Additionally, the all-new 2022 Hyundai Tucson, earned Green Car Journal's 2022 Product of ExcellenceTM honour, an acknowledgement of the medium SUV’s important environmental achievements.

“Hyundai is honored to have the all-new IONIQ 5 named as the Green SUV of the Year by Green Car Journal, the leading authority on electrification and environmentally sustainable vehicle choices,” said Ricky Lao, director, product planning, Hyundai Motor North America.

“The IONIQ 5 with cutting edge technologies, ultra-fast charging and a striking design offers consumers an unrivaled choice in the EV Market.”

The IONIQ 5 is built on a dedicated electric platform that enhances performance and driving dynamics while optimising interior volume. This platform provides the spaciousness of a large vehicle in a compact design. The IONIQ 5 has best-in-class ultra-fast charging.

With a 350kW charger, IONIQ 5 can charge from 10 percent to 80 percent in just 18 minutes.

About Green Car Journal
Since its launch in 1992, the award-winning Green Car Journal, and its companion website, have focused on the intersection of automobiles, energy, and environment. As part of its mission, the magazine strives to educate consumers on better and more environmentally sustainable vehicle choices that have a more positive impact on our lives and the world around us.

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