The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N debuted in the present day on the Goodwood Pageant of Pace, but it surely wasn’t alone. Hyundai additionally introduced alongside the Ioniq 5 N Drift Spec, which appears extra hardcore than the usual efficiency mannequin and sounds depraved within the video above. Motor1.com reached out to Hyundai for extra particulars in regards to the automotive and can replace this story once we hear again.
The automotive’s idle has a definite, combustion-like burble emitting from beneath the automotive. The manufacturing Hyundai Ioniq 5 N comes geared up with N Energetic Sound +, which makes use of the automotive’s 10-speaker system (eight inside and two exterior) to create a novel sound signature that helps talk the automotive’s energy utilization to the driving force.
Hyundai has three sound themes for the manufacturing 5 N, certainly one of which mimics the sound of the model’s turbocharged 2.0-liter engine. The opposite two themes take inspiration from the RN22e and twin-engine fighter jets, with the latter that includes variable quantity throughout cornering.
N Energetic Sound + is a part of a collection of options on the manufacturing model that assist it talk with the driving force. N e-shift simulates the shifts of the eight-speed dual-clutch transmission fitted to combustion-engine automobiles, which is one other means Hyundai is utilizing software program to transmit what the automotive is doing to the driving force.
The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N that can go on sale contains a dual-motor setup with all-wheel drive. The EV is able to delivering as much as 641 horsepower and 567 pound-feet of torque (these numbers may barely change earlier than manufacturing) with the N Grin Enhance perform engaged. The mode will increase output for 10-second increments and might get the automotive to 62 miles per hour in 3.4 seconds. It takes 3.5 seconds with out it.
The race-ready Ioniq 5 N Drift Spec contains a extra outstanding entrance lip spoiler extending from the trendy face. It has big wings on the surface of the bumper with tow straps protruding from the entrance and rear fascias. Beefy race tires are seen beneath the black fender flares.
Inside, a blue roll cage is clearly seen, alluding to its observe prowess, and there is a big handbrake protruding from the middle console. Hyundai had the observe in thoughts when designing the manufacturing model, reinforcing the middle console within the Ioniq 5 N whereas including a knee pad and shin help for these spirited driving moments.