17/05/2022

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A Class Of Its Own

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POLES Aside? With equivalent pricing and performance attributes, there is tiny to individual the Hyundai IONIQ 5 and Polestar 2 – aside from what they really feel like to push.

THE instances they are a-changin’… and, in it this situation, it is no extended just Bob Dylan who has absent electrical. Seem by any automotive showroom – or browse these webpages for a handful of minutes – and you’ll see that nearly every single motor vehicle producer now has at least some sort of electrified design (hybrid or plug-in hybrid) in its selection, whilst quite a few of them offer battery-electrical autos. 

 

Potentially Dylan really should have sung the occasions they are a-chargin’…

 

And this isn’t just some trend on which we’re all a-jumpin’. The electric age is now properly and actually on us. With a lot of nations already committing to ban combustion engines entirely by the stop of the 10 years, car suppliers have moved speedy to ensure they’ll be prepared to fulfill the deadline – and it’s Hyundai and Volvo’s sub-brand, Polestar, who’ve moved speedier than most.

 

In this examination, we’ll appear at the not long ago launched Hyundai IONIQ 5 and Polestar 2 aspect by facet. With equivalent pricing and general performance attributes, the two are separated only by their exceptional physique styling, a handful of centimetres, and driving practical experience. In most respects, this is a incredibly close comparison.

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