Measuring 4.4-meters long, the sleek Hyundai i-ioniq is essentially “an electric sports hatchback with a range-extending petrol engine; intended to convey the latest thinking from Hyundai’s designers and engineers.” Click here for more pictures. Continue reading for an introduction video.

The i-oniq is powered by an innovative 1,0-litre, 3-cylinder petrol engine generating a maximum of 45 kW (61 ps). This unit is mated to an 80 kW (109 ps) lithium-ion electric motor which is powered by a 55 kW generator, via a single ratio gearbox.

[via SeriousWheelsAutoblog]