2016 Hyundai Veloster: New Car Review

When the funky Hyundai Veloster hatchback first debuted, it had practically everything going for it except speed. But these are power-hungry times, so scribes like us were quick to jump on Hyundai for not offering more horses under the hood. That’s no longer an issue, however, because the 2016 Hyundai Veloster offers two turbocharged variants:…

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid Powetrain Details is Officially Released

After a short wait, Hyundai has released the official specifications of the Ioniq hybrid powertrain. It is one of the anticipated electric vehicles that is expected to help the brand and the technology move forward The Ioniq Hybrid has three different cars lined up for the moment. Out of the three, Ioniqs that are scheduled…

Hyundai Aims To ‘Set Benchmark For Luxury’ With Genesis Brand

Hyundai is reaching for the top in launching a new luxury brand, Genesis, which aims to replicate the success of Japanese rivals while redefining the customer experience.   The Korean automaker unveiled its flagship sedan, the G90, at the Detroit auto show Monday that was designed to compete with the top offerings of storied brands…

2017 Hyundai Elantra: LA Auto Show

What Is It? The 2017 Hyundai Elantra compact sedan is all new for this model year. And it follows the trend of mainstream cars offering more and more premium equipment as it enters its sixth generation. For example, there’s the option of hands-free trunk opening and intelligent cruise control that maintains a safe distance to…

Hyundai Sonata Sport Gains Value Edition Package

Hyundai plans to keep its Sonata lineup fresh with a new Value Edition package. Available on the 2016 Sonata Sport trim level, it adds a sunroof, hands-free Smart Trunk, chrome exterior door handles, welcome lights, leather-wrapped steering wheel and gearshift knob, sport seats with leather bolsters and cloth inserts, and heated front seats. Hyundai mentions…

Hyundai’s new luxury sedan to debut at int’l auto show in US

Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea’s biggest carmaker, plans to introduce the first sedan under its premium Genesis brand to the global market during an international auto show to be held in the U.S. next month. The G90 flagship model, locally named EQ900, is the first Genesis-line product since Hyundai launched the independent luxury brand in…

Hyundai Santa Fe Highlander v Kia Sorento Platinum

It’s said that competition breeds excellence, and it’s certainly served protagonists Hyundai and Kia with big forwards strides towards greatness in recent times. That they’re corporate cousins, with a degree of resource sharing, might have fostered laziness in badge-engineered camaraderie in difference circumstances, but quite the opposite is the reality. Their fierce rivalry – the…

Hyundai Ioniq sedan gets green styling

  Hyundai Motor Co.’s new Ioniq sedan, which will come with three different electrified powertrains, will sport coupe-like styling with design flourishes that telegraph its environmental credentials while delivering “class-leading” aerodynamics, the company said. Fresh renderings released by the company depict compact packaging with clean lines, a low hood and a raised rear deck. The front…

Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Sets Land Speed Record

  Hyundai‘s Tucson Fuel Cell has set a land speed record at California’s Soggy Dry Lake bed. The crossover reached a top speed of 94.6 mph on the lake’s natural hard-packed desert surface. The achievement is slightly higher than Hyundai’s quoted top speed of 93 mph on pavement. The company is not going up against…

Hyundai launches advanced technology speaker series at UC Irvine’s Institute of Transportation Studies

Technology Innovation Seminars Aimed at School’s Master’s and Ph.D. Level Students on the Future of Transportation Hyundai Motor America and the Institute of Transportation Studies at the University of California, Irvine, have developed a new seminar series on advancements in transportation. Master’s and Ph.D. students at the university will hear from innovation leaders at Hyundai and…

2016 Hyundai Tucson Test Drive

Hyundai says it is nearing the final stages of development for its much anticipated all-new i20WRC challenger, which will make its debut in January’s Rallye Monte Carlo. The new car, which is based on the latest generation Hyundai i20, was supposed to make its competition debut mid-way through the 2015 season but it was later decided…