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All-New 2015 Hyundai Sonata launched from $29,990

Hyundai has introduced the seventh-generation Sonata to the midsize sedan segment in Australia. Borrowing much of its style, sophistication and technology from the brand’s Genesis flagship model, the all-new Hyundai Sonata the best-built, most technologically-advanced and driveable Sonata yet. Like Genesis, a product of Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design philosophy, …

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Hyundai introduces Santa Cruz Pickup Concept

Hyundai has revealed its innovative Santa Cruz Pickup Concept at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. This fresh concept takes on a completely new interpretation of pickup utility aimed at design conscious buyers. To meet the specific needs of “Urban Adventurers”, Hyundai designers created a bold design with …

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Hyundai showcases future in-car technologies

Hyundai has showcased a series of technologies at the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that will likely find their way into the company’s vehicles in the not too distant future. Basic Head-Up Displays (HUD) appeared in cars in the late 1980s, when they only offered the speedometer as a virtual …

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Hyundai poaches BMW M VP of engineering to spice up its cars

In its quest to develop Hyundai and Kia vehicles with more rewarding driving dynamics, the Korean giant has poached ex BMW M Division Vice President of Engineering, Albert Biermann. Biermann will take on his new role as Head of Vehicle Test & High Performance Development at Hyundai and be based …

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Hydrogen-powered Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell lands in Australia

As part of a plan to operate a test fleet of fuel cell vehicles in Australia, Hyundai has brought in the first permanently imported hydrogen-powered car into the country. The Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell is a hydrogen-powered, zero-emissions Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) built in Ulsan, South Korea. The company hopes …

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Hyundai launches flagship rear-drive Genesis Sedan

The premium car segment has a new contender, with Hyundai launching its most sophisticated and technologically advanced car yet – the Genesis sedan. Read ForceGT‘s Genesis review here. It is the Korean giant’s answer to the German triumvirate, as well as its Asian counterparts and is set to take the ambitious …

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Hyundai mulling new entry-level sports car

Hyundai is reportedly mulling a small entry-level sports car (Hyundai i20 WRC shown above) to sit beneath its relatively successful Veloster and Veloster SR. Speaking to British publication Autocar, Hyundai European MD, Allan Rushforth said there is an opportunity for a new sports model. “Cars like these, such as the …

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Hyundai Santa Fe revitalised for 2015 – new SR model joins line-up

Hyundai’s seven-seater Santa Fe SUV has been revised for 2015, with upgrades to exterior, handling as well as the addition of new features and technology. The 2015 Santa Fe brings a darker chrome grille, together with new Daytime Running Lights and Cornering Lights across the three-level Santa Fe range. These subtle …

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2015 Hyundai i20 unwrapped ahead of Paris debut

Hyundai has unveiled first images of the New Generation i20, ahead of its world debut at the 2014 Paris Motor Show. The New Generation i20 has been designed and developed in Europe, and three key attributes in particular, is said to underline how it meets the needs of European consumers: …

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Hyundai teases all-new i20 in new sketches

Hyundai has revealed design renderings of the all-new i20 hatchback, which was designed at Hyundai Motor’s Design Centre Europe in Rüsselsheim, Germany. Featuring what the company dubbed as ‘Fluidic Sculpture 2.0’, the long hood and generous shape create a powerful stance for the All-New i20. The body sides are sculpted yet …

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