Hyundai’s Ioniq 6 EV can keep it rolling with its new EPA-estimated 361 miles of range

Hyundai’s Ioniq 6 is driving at high speed down a highway. The camera is ahead of the car in a lane to the left of the Ioniq 6. Ioniq 6 is silver and the background has grass and hills with a cloudy sky.
The 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6. | Image: Hyundai

Hyundai’s new Ioniq 6 has had its playdate with the EPA, and now the automaker is revealing that its electric “streamliner” sedan can travel an estimated 361 miles on a full charge. While the calculation is specific to the SE Long Range RWD trim, the AWD version is no slouch, either, with a maximum range of 316 miles.

Compared to the similarly sized RWD version of Tesla’s Model 3, the Ioniq 6 SE Long Range RWD could go a whole 89 miles further based on the EPA estimates. Hyundai isn’t topping Tesla’s Long Range AWD Model 3, though, which has a 358-mile estimated range that bests the highest-stamina AWD Ioniq 6.

Hyundai is certainly ecstatic about the excellent EPA results for the Ioniq 6. The automaker had previously estimated the US…

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