10 Reasons the Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Is the Ultimate EV Sports Car

The Front Face Of The 2025 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N
The front face of the 2025 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N. Photo: Scotty Reiss Credit: Scotty Reiss

Fans of growling, gas-powered sports cars have been on the sidelines of electric cars, believing that even though they are fast, capable and fun, they can never replace the visceral experience of an internal combustion engine. The rumble under your seat, the gurgle of rev-matching, the powerful feel of paddle shifters–or an actual manual shifter. None of this can be matched by a computer-regulated EV such as the Hyundai Ioniq 5 N.

Or can it?

Meet the Hyundai Ioniq 5 N: This EV Has a Gas-Powered Sports Car Soul

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The Ioniq 5 N Looks Distinctly Sporty

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Inside, There’s All Sorts of Power At Your Fingertips

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Factory Sport Seats Make The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Track Ready

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Everything You Need, Secured

The Most Interesting Steering Wheel, And A Center Console Designed To Keep Things From Flying Around The Cabin
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Large, Yes, But Still In Charge

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Suede Isn’t Just Posh; It Holds Driver and Passengers In Place

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A Rear Diffuser Adds Length and Function

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Sport Brakes and Red Accents For the Win

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All This Adds Up to Fun on the Track

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