Hyundai Ioniq Plug-in Hybrid

HYUNDAI isn’t the first maker to offer pure-electric and hybrid tech, but there’s no denying the brand is working hard to catch up. Its loniq range has a hybrid and a pure EV, but there’s also a plug-in aiming to offer the best of both worlds. Now we’ve driven the car in the UK. The … [Read more…]

Hyundai Tucson: Now Better Than Ever

SUNRISE. AS THAT CELESTIAL burning ball of gas we call the sun, pokes its head over the horizon, it bathes the land in its warm embrace. Those first rays are always the most comforting — the ones that pierce the tendrils of darkness that spread through the night. Darkness retreats as the sun claims its … [Read more…]

Hyundai i30 N Is The Doppelganger Of BMW M

IN THE QUEST OF DOMINATING global markets, Hyundai has unveiled its Golf GTI and Focus ST challenger in the shape of the all-new i30 N, born in Namyang, Hyundai’s R&D centre in Korea. Hyundai brought in Albery Biermann from BMW’s M division to lead the project who left no stone unturned to take the fight … [Read more…]

Innovating with alternative fuels – 2016 Hyundai Ioniq Electric

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Hyundai Motor presents the world’s first vehicle platform that makes low- or zero-emission travel a reality at an affordable price Consumers and manufacturers worry about gas-guzzling motors spewing out carbon emissions — but there are alternatives. After years of research, design and development, Hyundai Motor has produced the world’s first car to offer a choice … [Read more…]

RN30 Concept Takes Off His Streetwear Clothes

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Remove the RN30 concept’s butterfly doors, Fast & Furious graphics, big wing, painted tyres, plastic windows, ceramic-tipped exhausts, GoPros on the A-piliars, buckets seats… OK, remove quite a lot of stuff, and what you’re left with is Hyundai’s first-ever hot-hatch – the i30N – on sale next year.

Ioniq Gives Its Best For Affordable Autonomy

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An autonomous Hyundai Ioniq concept has been revealed in LA featuring affordable technology that could appear on production models by the end of the decade. The autonomous hardware includes parts already in use on the production loniq for its driver assist systems. Hyundai USA product boss Mike O’Brien said: “We’re developing the tech in-house using … [Read more…]

Hyundai i10 2017

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The i10 is Hyundai’s top-seller here in the UK, and given its positioning as one of the best choices in the city car class, the brand hasn’t messed with the formula for the updated version. Exterior changes are subtle; the i10 gains a new front bumper with Hyundai’s latest curved trapezium design, while it’s flanked … [Read more…]

Hyundai i20 Turbo Edition

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Before anyone gets ahead of themselves, the new Hyundai i20 Turbo Edition is not some firebreathing hot hatch, nor a rival to the lavishly equipped Ford Fiesta ST Line. The Turbo Edition sits comfortably in the middle of the i20 line-up and its appeal is based around value rather than searing performance ora lengthy kit … [Read more…]

Is Hyundai Elantra a Good Choice for A Secondhand Car?

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Engine: 1.6-liter DOHC in line-4/1.8-liter DOHC inline-4  Gearbox: 6-speed manual/automatic Power: 128hp @ 6,300rpm/148hp @ 6,500rpm  Torque: 157Nm @ 4,850rpm/178Nm @ 4,700rpm Estimated economy: 8-10km/L (city); 14-16km/L (highway) History Before the turn of the century, the Elantra was simply an also-ran in a crowded compact market. Sure, it was a well-engineered car, but its uninspired … [Read more…]