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NewsStudy: These are the Best Multimedia Systems of 2019
When it comes to infotainment and multimedia systems, some automakers understand precisely what today’s car buyers want and need, while others either stick to outdated technology and interfaces or try to do too much and end up confusing users. Evaluating the best systems out there is not an exact science, …
On this day in history: October 23
  • 1921: Death at the age of 81 of John Boyd Dunlop. This veterinarian, whose family is involved in the rubber industry, decided one day in 1887 to create an inflatable tire for his son's bicycle. The Dunlop brand will be born soon after.
News2020 Hyundai Accent Adds CVT, Drops Sedan
Another small car is about to leave the Canadian market. In addition to the Ford Fiesta and Nissan Versa Note , we have just received confirmation from Hyundai that the Accent 4-door sedan will not be back for 2020. However, the more popular Accent 5-door hatchback will continue to be …
ElectricHyundai Kona Electric’s Big Brother is in the Works
We knew that Hyundai had more alternative vehicles planned for the future, but now we have some exciting details coming from South Korea. The automaker has started building a prototype of its first compact SUV on the Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), which is exclusively designed for electric vehicles. It will …
News2020 Hyundai Palisade Priced Lower than the Kia Telluride
Hyundai Canada has finally announced pricing for its all-new, three-row SUV, the 2020 Palisade . Replacing the Santa Fe XL, this model will go on sale in just a few weeks and take on vehicles like the Ford Explorer, Honda Pilot, Nissan Pathfinder, Toyota Highlander and Mazda CX-9, among others.
Hybrid/Plug-in HybridHyundai Kona Hybrid Unveiled… in Europe
Hyundai today unveiled the missing link between the highly popular and award-winning Kona and the zero-emission Kona Electric . With the launch of the new Kona Hybrid, the Korean automaker wants to attract consumers who demand more fuel economy without spending double the price for a model devoid of a …
ElectricHyundai Goes Electric Again… with a Double-Decker Bus!
Hyundai is starting to build quite a resume when it comes to electric vehicles. After launching the IONIQ , the first car ever to offer hybrid, plug-in hybrid and all-electric variants on the same platform, and impressing the entire world with the Kona Electric , which provides a range of …
NewsKorean Brands to Have More Unique Personalities in the Future
Think there are too many similarities between Hyundai , Kia and Genesis vehicles? That’s about to change according to the group’s design chief. Speaking to British magazine Autocar , Luc Donckerwolke said the Korean automaker is now focused on differentiating the design philosophy of the three brands. While he gave …
ElectricHyundai Teams up with Rimac for Electric Sports Car
Hyundai and Kia have announced that they will invest a combined 80 million euros (approx. $120 million) in Croatia’s Rimac Automobili to develop an electric version of Hyundai’s RM16 N mid-engine sports concept and a high-performance fuel cell electric vehicle. We could see the prototypes as early as next year.
Electric2020 Hyundai IONIQ Electric to Offer More Range and Connectivity
The Hyundai IONIQ , originally launched for 2017, is now set to receive design, connectivity and powertrain enhancements, none more important than a higher-capacity battery with longer range for the IONIQ Electric model. The information comes from Hyundai Motor Europe, and we expect a Canadian announcement to be made soon.
NewsThe World will “Freak out” Over the Next-gen Tucson, Hyundai Says
Hyundai’s big push toward higher-quality products and bolder designs continued at the New York Auto Show with the official debut of the completely reimagined 2020 Hyundai Sonata sedan (which we previously had exclusive access to in South Korea) and the all-new Venue subcompact crossover. Apparently, we’ve only seen the beginning.
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