Published: Nov. 25, 2021 at 3:00 AM EST|Updated: 1 hour ago
- IONIQ 5 wins final round of 2022 ‘German Car of the Year’
- Hyundai’s fully-electric midsize CUV prevails over world-class competitors
OFFENBACH, Germany, Nov. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Just half a year after its launch in the German market, Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 has been named 2022 ‘German Car of the Year’ (GCOTY). In the final round of the notable award, the fully-electric midsize CUV prevailed over its world-class competitors.
At the GCOTY awards, the top car model launches of the year compete against one another in five categories: “Compact”, “Premium”, “Luxury”, “New Energy”, and “Performance”. An internationally networked jury of 20 automotive journalists tests and evaluates each product in terms of product features, relevance, and future viability. As the class winner in the “New Energy”