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Hyundai unwraps 220kW Veloster Midship concept

Hyundai has today taken the covers off the Veloster Midship concept at the 2014 Busan International Motor Show. Developed in-house by Hyundai’s High Performance Team, who was also responsible for the i20 WRC in its initial form, the two-seater Veloster Midship concept is based on the road-going Veloster (pictured below) …

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2014 Hyundai ix35 Series II Review

The Hyundai ix35 replaces the Tucson as the Korean carmaker’s second attempt at the highly competitive compact SUV segment. Going against the likes of Nissan Qashqai, Holden Captiva 5, Ford Kuga and Mazda CX-5, the ix35 promises to offer style, practicality and versatility in an affordable package. 2014 sees the …

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Hyundai ix25 concept unveiled – China only, for now

Hyundai has unveiled a thinly disguised concept of the ix25 at the 2014 Beijing International Automotive Exhibition. The compact SUV is scheduled to launch exclusively in China later this year, for now. It measures 4,270mm in length, 1,780mm in width, 1,630mm in height and a 2,590mm wheelbase. Based on Hyundai’s …

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All-new larger, more premium Hyundai Sonata unveiled

Hyundai has unveiled its all-new Sonata in Korea. The new car is 35mm longer and 30mm wider than the outgoing model and comes laden with premium technologies first introduced in the all-new Genesis sedan. Sporting an evolutionary styling, the mid-size sedan showcases a sleek and premium exterior. According to Hyundai, …

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Hyundai to unveil 2-seater, mid-engined PassoCorto concept at Geneva

Hyundai will present a spectacular two-seater sports car concept at the Geneva Motor Show called PassoCorto. Created by the Master in Transportation Design at Istituto Europeo di Design (IED) of Turin, in collaboration with the Hyundai Design Centre Europe, the full-scale mid-engined sports car model is the work of sixteen …

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Hyundai unwraps Intrado fuel-cell concept ahead of debut

Hyundai has taken the wraps off the Intrado concept, which the company claims is ‘far more than a styling exercise’. In fact, the Intrado is created to showcase the brand’s advanced vehicle technologies. Named after the underside of an aircraft’s wing, the car is built with advanced materials and technologies …

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Hyundai plotting Lexus IS and 3-Series rival

Hyundai is mulling on a plan to develop a Lexus IS and BMW 3-Series rival to slot in under its Genesis sedan (shown here) in the US. Speaking to Automotive News, Hyundai Motor America CEO, Dave Zuchowski said the automaker may have room in its line up beneath the Equus …

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Hyundai’s rear-wheel drive Genesis sedan confirmed for July launch

Hyundai Australia has confirmed the brand’s flagship rear-wheel drive Genesis sedan will go on sale here in July. The car was unveiled for the first time officially at this week’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit promising luxury-class dynamics, quality, technology, equipment and refinement at an affordable price. Australia …

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Hyundai Elantra Series II adds more style and substance

Hyundai has released the Series II Elantra with an injection of more style and substance into the ‘big small car’. Available in three variants – Active, Elite and Premium – the exterior makeover brings a chrome grille, beltline moulding, front and rear bumpers and foglights on all three variants, new-design …

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Hyundai to introduce innovative Intrado Concept at 2014 Geneva Show

Hyundai will showcase a new concept at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. The Intrado Concept will feature styling inspired by the company Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language and previews future developments for the brand. It is built around a super-lightweight structure made from a mixture of advanced materials and joined …

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All-New Hyundai Genesis unwrapped – gets AWD option

Hyundai has today unveiled the all-new Genesis premium sedan in South Korea. With already 3,500 orders in its home country, Hyundai targets to sell 62,000 units globally next year, 32,000 units in Korea and 30,000 units overseas. “The all-new Genesis is a concentration of Hyundai Motor’s most advanced technologies, reborn through …

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Series II Hyundai ix35 released – new direct-injection engines

Hyundai has launched its substantially upgraded Series II ix35 small SUV, with a pair of direct-injected petrol engines headlining the update. The Series II exterior makeover includes new projection headlights with LED positioning lights, aerodynamic roof rails and new 17” alloy wheels on the Elite and 18-inch on the Highlander. …

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