White 2019 Hyundai Ioniq parked outside building

Hyundai Introduces New Features and Technologies to Their Upcoming Ioniq

What’s New in the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq? 

As we dive deep into the warm and fun summer months, more and more news about the upcoming 2019-model year vehicles is coming out. Along with anticipated models such as the new Veloster, Tucson, Santa Fe and even more models coming soon, Hyundai recently announced some of the new features coming to their popular Ioniq. So what’s new in the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq? 

Side view of a blue 2018 Hyundai IoniqWhen it comes to the 2019 model, the team at Hyundai focused a lot of attention on safety features and convenient technologies. In fact, drivers of the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq will be able to upgrade their model with the available Driver Attention Alert and High Beam Assist safety features. The 2019 Ioniq will also offer enhanced voice-recognition features with the natural-language, server-based voice-recognition and POI-search database that is provided by HERE. Hyundai also made charging the new Ionic Plug-in and Electric models easier thanks to standard remote charge management via Blue Link.  

Read more: Why should I buy a hybrid vehicle? 

Powertrain in the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq

The 2019 Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid model combines an electric motor with an impressive engine without some of the compromises that come with hybrid powertrains. In fact, the engine equipped with a Kappa 1.6-liter direct-injected Atkinson-cycle four-cylinder engine that will offer an estimated 104 horsepower and 109 lb-ft of torque. The electric motor also offers 44.5 kW/60 horsepower.  

If you would like to learn more about what’s new in the 2019 Hyundai Ioniq, be sure to contact us at Apple Valley Hyundai. You can also see more about the exciting hybrid and electric Hyundai segment by visiting our dealership in Winchester, VA. We’d be more than happy to assist you in any way we can.