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2016 Hyundai Elantra Review

Australians’ taste in cars has changed dramatically since the new millennia. Fifteen years ago, our favourite mode of transport was large four-door sedans with no fewer than six cylinders. Then came the invasion of the Sports Utility Vehicle or SUVs, which single handedly ended the dominants of our local heroes …

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Hyundai Sonata scores more equipment for MY17 upgrade

Hyundai has packed the stylish Sonata sedan with more standard equipment for its MY17 update. New to the range are wheel-mounted paddle shifters and premium tyres on all three variants. Additionally, mid-level Sonata Elite gains rain-sensing wipers, heated front seats, front parking assist system and an electronic parking brake with …

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Hyundai i30 Series II SR scores sporty upgrades

Hyundai Australia has announced a slew of sporty upgrades to the sports-tuned variant the company’s top-selling i30 small hatchback. New exterior upgrades to the i30 Series II SR range include 17-inch, grey-metallic machined-face alloy wheels shod with 225-45R17 tyres and the addition of a bold ‘Phoenix Orange’ exterior colour exclusive …

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Hyundai Motorsport finished 3rd & 4th at Rally Poland

Hyundai Motorsport has finished 3rd and 4th in the seventh round of the 2016 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in Poland, picking up 27 manufacturer points along the way. Hyundai Shell World Rally Team driver Hayden Paddon claimed his third top-three result of the season so far, finishing third overall …

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Next-generation Hyundai i30 spotted testing in the alps

This is something you don’t see very often. Car maker really testing their prototype by towing a trailer up and down a hill! Underneath the thick camouflage is the next-generation Hyundai i30, due out in mid-2017. Spotted by spy photographers, the hot-selling Korean hatch were undergoing testing in the Austrian Alps. A closer …

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Hyundai introduces menacing Veloster Street Turbo

Hyundai has introduced its mean-looking Veloster Street Turbo Special Edition to the Australian market. Based on the Veloster SR Turbo +, the limited edition model is limited to just 200 units and is priced from $34,990 plus on-road costs – $1,000 more than the regular model. However, it is said …

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Hyundai unveils 3rd iteration of RM16 N concept

Hyundai has taken the wraps off its latest “N” performance concept model, the RM16 N at the 2016 Busan International Motor Show in South Korea. This is the third iteration of the Project RM (Racing Mid-ship), which began in 2012 with a mission to test high-performance technologies and refine them …

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2016 Hyundai Santa Fe Series II Review

It’s an odd feeling to be able to say you admire a Hyundai, step back to the company’s early days and the notion would be laughable – Hyundai, a great car? It’s been a long time coming for the Korean automaker, however, their current range of vehicles, specifically the Santa …

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Genesis teases New York Concept design study

Genesis will unveil its ‘New York Concept’ at the upcoming New York International Auto Show, as Hyundai’s new luxury marque further defines its ambitious new design language, spearheaded by the recently launched Genesis G90 flagship. A shadowed teaser image, together with a teaser film released ahead of the unveiling, hints …

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All-new 2016 Hyundai Elantra comes further refined

Hyundai has launched the all-new Elantra in Australia. The sixth-generation of one of Hyundai’s most important models is said to be the most advanced, refined and affordable ever. The new looks combine Hyundai’s signature hexagonal grille, slimline headlights with standard LED Daytime Running Lights, sweeping side character lines and dynamically styled …

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