Hyundai Unveils Disney100 Car

Hyundai is joining the Disney100 celebration. For Disney’s 100th anniversary, a never version of the IONIQ 5. The flagship all-electric vehicle now has a version that is themed to the Disney100 celebration. The car includes everything that fans of the IONIQ 5 love about this car along with a solid dose of Disney magic.

The Hyundai IONIQ 5 Disney100 Platinum Concept was unveiled first at the New York Auto Show. It includes the features one would expect from the IONIQ 5 along with some added magical touches that includes Disney-inspired visual accents, entertainment, Disney music, and of course some hidden Mickeys. This video was released showcasing the car:

“At Hyundai, we are always looking for new ways to connect with customers on every mile of their journey, and the magic that Disney creates inspires us to deliver moments of delight for our customers,” said Angela Zepeda, chief marketing officer, Hyundai Motor America. “This is the first time that Disney has opened the doors to their design studio and granted access to Disney’s iconic characters for an artistic collaboration with an automaker. The IONIQ 5 is Hyundai’s flagship all-electric vehicle, and we are excited to share a limited edition version that will deliver an unforgettable experience for any Disney fan.”

This video unveiled the new Disney100 version of the car toward the end of this unveiling:

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The Hyundai IONIQ 5 Disney100 Platinum Concept includes the following features:

  • Gravity Gold Matte exterior color
  • Disney-inspired wheel styles
  • Disney100 Platinum Edition exterior badging
  • Disney100 logo embossed on front seat headrests and center console
  • Disney100 logo on the floormats
  • Lamp screens with Disney sparkle animations across headlights and taillights
  • Moon roof etching details with a touch of pixie dust
  • Disney-themed intro on the interior screen upon turning the car on which features iconic Disney music, the Disney100 logo and pixie dust
  • Interior synchronized light show featuring changing light modes

“For 100 years, Disney has inspired audiences with timeless storytelling and the most innovative experiences,” said Rita Ferro, president, Advertising Sales, Disney. “The creation of the Hyundai IONIQ 5 Disney100 Platinum Concept is the next milestone in a longstanding creative collaboration with Hyundai inclusive of various teams across Disney including our Imagineers, entertainment brand solutions and marketing teams. It’s provided us with a unique way to celebrate our Disney100 anniversary and bring brands closer to the magic we create every day for consumers.”

The Walt Disney Company is currently celebrating its 100th anniversary. This celebration is being celebrated globally and had its kickoff in the parks at Disneyland on July 27, 2023. This included new nighttime spectaculars, the opening of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, and more.

What do you think of this Disney100 inspired version of the Hyundai IONIQ 5? What do you think of the features and touches of Disney magic? Share your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!