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2015 Hyundai i30 Series II Review

The Hyundai i30 is the showroom star of the fast growing Korean brand. Developed to take on segment favourites such as the Toyota Corolla, Mazda3 and Volkswagen Golf, the i30 has built up a loyal following in the two generations it’s been on sale. In June, it was the best-selling …

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Hyundai maintains podium pace with 4 cars at WRC

Fresh from a double podium result at the last rally in Sardinia, Hyundai Motorsport hopes to continue its podium pace with this weekend’s Rally Poland as it fields four Hyundai i20 WRC cars for the first time. The Alzenau-based squad secured a Polish podium twelve months ago but with all …

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Hyundai Santa Fe SR flagship joins local lineup

Hyundai has introduced the new Santa Fe SR flagship to their local range. Priced from $59,990 excluding on-roads, the range-topper promises improved dynamics matched by a more aggressive styling. The Santa Fe SR joins the Veloster SR Turbo, i30 SR and Accent SR in Hyundai’s Australia’s range of sport derivative …

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Popemobile is a one-off Hyundai Santa Fe Convertible!

Pope Francis has swapped his Mercedes-Benz popemobile with a more down to earth Hyundai Santa Fe Convertible. Converted by the Korean giant especially for the pontiff, the one-off Santa Fe Convertible made its first outing at the weekly general audience at the Vatican. The car was chosen over the traditional …

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Hyundai i40 range revised for 2015

Hyundai has refreshed its i40 Sedan and Tourer range for 2015. Boosting the i40’s appeal in the highly competitive midsize segment are updates to the exterior and interior, improved fuel efficiency for its range of petrol and diesel engines as well as the introduction of a new dual-clutch transmission (DCT). …

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Hyundai Veloster revised with new features and sharper dynamics

Hyundai’s unique three-door Veloster coupe-hatch has been substantially upgraded, with a new 7-speed double-clutch transmission offered on SR Turbo variants. The Veloster Series II brings new features, minor tweaks both inside and out, and new exterior colours, including a striking matte-blue finish. The Veloster now four-tier range also introduces a …

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2015 Hyundai Sonata Review

Stopped at the lights next to me is a white boxy sedan with awkward, derivative styling, faded taillights and a grey plastic dashboard shinier than the over-exfoliated face of Kim Kardashian. It is missing one of its mudguards and specks of paint are peeling off from its boot lid, underneath …

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2015 Hyundai Santa Fe Review

Hyundai’s third-generation seven-seater Santa Fe has been one of our favourite SUVs in its segment, winning our hearts with its handsome looks, excellent build quality, versatility and great value. 2015 brings a new mid-life facelift to the Santa Fe, with upgrades to exterior, handling as well as the addition of …

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Hyundai unveils mid-engined RM15 concept

Hyundai has unveiled its latest mid-engined concept called the RM15, which stands for Racing Midship 2015. Caught undergoing testing a few days ago in Korea, the aggressively-style high-performance coupe is created to make a confident statement about Hyundai’s passion for performance and its expertise in the development of advanced vehicle …

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Mid-engined Hyundai Veloster prototype spotted in Korea

A mid-engined Hyundai Veloster prototype has been spotted testing in South Korea. The images, posted by Blood Type Racing on their Facebook page, shows a much wider and lower Veloster, with air scoops down its sides, suggesting it is a mid-engined model. Unlike the production Veloster, the prototype sports only …

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2015 Hyundai Genesis Review

The Hyundai Genesis Sedan is the Korean brand’s most ambitious vehicle. Launched in Australia late last year, it is Hyundai’s first ever rear-drive, premium vehicle to grace the company’s local showrooms. While not strictly “all-new”, with the first-generation BH Genesis making its world debut in 2008, the second-generation DH is …

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