Hyundai IONIQ 5 Wins Car and Driver’s 2022 EV of the Year Award

The 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 earned Car and Driver’s EV of the Year Award, adding another coveted honor to its trophy case

Customers near the Winchester area in Virginia looking for an electric vehicle (EV) at an accessible price can opt for the 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 available at CMA’s Hyundai of Winchester. This EV is an attractive proposition for buyers who want optimal performance, range and charging speeds. Moreover, it has been awarded the Car and Driver’s 2022 EV of the Year Award. Other contenders in this category include Audi e-tron GT, BMW i4, BMW iX, Chevrolet Bolt EUV, Cadillac Lyriq and more.

The 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 is built on the Electric Global Modular Platform (e-GMP), engineered with cutting-edge battery technology. Considered the highest all-electric range for any Hyundai, the 2022 IONIQ 5 travels up to 303 miles on a single charge. Additionally, it is one of the fastest-charging vehicles in the segment. With an 800V ultra-fast charger, it gets 68 miles of range in just 5 minutes. Braking the 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 extends the driving range; i.e., when coasting or braking, the regenerative brakes convert the wheels’ rotations into electricity, which is then stored in the battery for future use.

Driving an EV has its perks. Since it has an e-GMP and not a gas powertrain, the 2022 IONIQ 5 has an expansive wheelbase and a flat floor. This architecture gives the IONIQ 5 owners plenty of room for passengers and cargo. On the inside, the 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 has a bright, spacious lounge with an available Vision Roof. An exceptional feature is that the IONIQ 5 allows drivers and passengers to charge larger electric equipment and appliances with Vehicle-to-Load (V2L) 120V charging outlets.

Shoppers interested in the 2022 Hyundai IONIQ 5 can visit the CMA’s Hyundai of Winchester dealership located at 2934 Valley Avenue, Winchester, Virginia, 22601. To learn more, prospective buyers can also reach out to the dealership’s customer care team at 855-463-5530 or visit the dealership’s website at