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Hyundai Veloster Turbo gets a facelift

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: January 19th, 2015

South Korea is a small country with big feats. Given the range of improvements they’ve been making in the automotive industry, they will have their mark on the map.

While my analyst status is yet to be established, I reckon there’s quite the set of hints pointing at Korea eventually being where Japan was less than 20 years ago.

Hyundai Veloster Turbo

Hyundai Veloster Turbo

Getting back to Korea, it’s time to talk about the Hyundai Veloster Turbo. This impressively hot hatchback is getting a facelift.
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2014 Hyundai Equus. Luxury, in one word.

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: April 2nd, 2013

The 2014 Hyundai Equus has made its first appearance at the 2013 New York International Auto Show. It seems to be a luxury one, like those cars offered by Mercedes-Benz, BMW or Lexus.

The producers say that 2014 Hyundai Equus is “a new kind of luxury”. The interior is wrapped in leather and microfiber. It also has other features, like a premium navigation system, 608-watt Lexicon, 7.1 Discrete Surround Sound,, audio system and a 12-way power adjustable driver seat that is heated/cooled and even offers a massage for a comfortable driving.

Hyundai Equus

Hyundai Equus

The parking guide system of the Hyundai Equus has a rearview camera, useful for tight parking spots. It also has sensors to announce you that you are too close to an object or to another car.

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Hyundai unveils three-door i30 prior Paris

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: September 14th, 2012

It seems that the South Koreans from Hyundai decided to extend the range of the new i30 with a three-door variant which is scheduled to debut at the upcoming Paris Motor Show.

The new i30 will be also offered as a five-door hatchback and wagon, the new three-door variant being dedicated to the younger buyers looking for a sporty appearance.

Hyundai i30 (three-door)

Hyundai i30 (three-door)

The new three-door i30 features a revised front grille, new rear bumper and tailgate spoiler but also 16-inch alloy wheels.
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2013 Hyundai Elantra GT starts at $18,395

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: June 14th, 2012

Hyundai released official pricing for the new Elantra GT, a model which starts at $18,395 in the United States, excluding the $775 destination and handling fee.

The South Korean model is motivated by a 1.8-liter petrol unit able to deliver 148 horsepower and 131 lb-ft of torque.

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT

According to the automaker, the model is available with a standard six-speed manual gearbox and returns a fuel economy of 39mpg (highway).
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Hyundai debuts i-oniq concept at Geneva

Category: Hyundai | Author: | Date: March 9th, 2012

The South Koreans from Hyundai revealed a futuristic concept at the Geneva Motor Show, namely the i-oniq, a sporty coupe prototype which uses a hybrid powertrain.

It packs a 1.0-liter petrol engine delivering 60 horsepower but also an electric motor powered by a 55 kW generator. When used as hybrid, the model offers a total driving range of 700km.

Hyundai i-oniq concept

Hyundai i-oniq concept

If you opt for the fully electric variant, the model can run around 120 kilometers with zero emissions.

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