Fatherly Names Hyundai IONIQ 6 One of Its Top 10 Family Cars of the Year for 2023

  • Fatherly Praises IONIQ 6’s Blend of Safety, Range, Outstanding Packaging, Family-minded Features and Eco Friendliness
  • Vehicles Must Earn IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK or TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating to be Eligible

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 14, 2023 –The Hyundai IONIQ 6 has been named one of Fatherly’s ‘Top 10 Family Cars of the Year’ for 2023. The all-electric vehicle received praise from the publication for its Insurance Institute for Highway Safety TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating, impressive EPA-estimated range of up to 361 miles[i], remarkable driving performance, spacious rear seat room, incredible value, and family-friendly nature. Fatherly’s ‘Top 10 Family Cars of the Year’ awards presents a comprehensive guide to the best vehicles for families. The publication’s selection criteria focuses on safety, space, visibility, efficiency, and overall family-friendliness. Because safety is paramount in a family vehicle, nominees must earn a IIHS TOP SAFETY PICK+ rating in order to be considered.

The IONIQ 6 is photographed in Irvine, Calif. on July 5, 2023.

“We’re extremely proud of the Hyundai IONIQ 6’s recognition as one of Fatherly’s ‘Top 10 Family Cars of the Year,’” said Ricky Lao, director, product planning, Hyundai Motor North America. “Hyundai is committed to building the best family-friendly vehicles, offering models that not only prioritize safety and efficiency, but also ease of use while elevating the driving experience. It’s all part of our company’s core vision, Progress for Humanity.”

“The IONIQ 6 secured its place as one of Fatherly’s Family Cars of the Year because it checks all the boxes that parents care most about,” said Tyghe Trimble, editor-in-chief, Fatherly. “It’s safe (an IIHS Top Safety Pick +), affordable (the value for money with this EV is exceptional), and we love the 39.2 inches of knee room for the kids in the back. On top of that, it’s a darn good-looking vehicle which, yes, matters to parents.”

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