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Report: Hyundai could import their China-aimed ix25 into the states

Europe’s AutomotiveNews branch heard through the grapevine that Hyundai could be importing their ix25 compact crossover, currently slated for the Chinese market in the near future. Should the ix25 be globalized, a release in both Europe and the United States is estimated to happen sometime in 2017. The ix25 is being developed specifically for the Chinese […]

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Hyundai gives the Santa Fe an update, with effort gone into steering and suspension

Hyundai recently launched a slightly updated 2015 Santa Fe, which receives some updates to its steering and suspension. And those kind of updates are the good kind of updates. For starters, Hyundai says the 2015 Santa Fe received a new power steering system, featuring a 32-bit processor, which should deliver better and “refined steering feel.” […]

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Report: Hyundai to build luxury crossover against Lexus RX

Hyundai is serious about moving upmarket and Edmunds reaffirms these intents as the South Korean automaker is rumored to be developing a new luxury crossover directly aimed at the Lexus RX. The model could also compete with the next generation Cadillac SRX and the new Buick Envision. After speaking with Hyundai North America’s chief, Dave […]

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Recalls: Hyundai issues recall for 419k vehicles over three campaigns

Hyundai recently filed three different recall campaigns with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. A total of some 419,000 vehicles are involved in the recalls. The vast majority involve a good 225,000 2001-2006 Hyundai Santa Fe crossovers over front springs that can rust and crack when subjected to winter driving conditions and road salt. As […]

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Report: Hyundai wants to expand lineup with a new entry-level crossover

Hyundai is adamant about producing an entry-level crossover to compete against the new Nissan Juke, according to a new report from Edmunds. After speaking with Hyundai Motor America’s CEO, Dave Zuchowski, the outlet learned that the model could debut sometime in 2017 with inspiration taken from the HCD-12 Curb Concept from the 2011 North American International Auto […]

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Recalls: The 2015 Hyundai Sonata recalled over issues with wiring harness

Hyundai filed a recall with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration regarding the 2015 Sonata, which just started reaching dealerships. According to the filing, 2,138 Sonatas have fault wiring harnesses and could thus lead to problems with the power steering assistance, including difficulties with shifting out of park. Though, thankfully, most cars affected are not […]

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Report: The 2015 Hyundai Genesis slows automatically for speed cameras

Hyundai has an interesting trick up their sleeve with Korean domestic market 2015 Genesis models, according to a report from Australia’s Drive. The 2015 Hyundai Genesis in its home market can apparently slow down automatically for speed cameras when using the navigation system and the car’s automatic braking system. Drivers get an audible warning about a […]

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Report: Will this be the first and last Hyundai Veloster?

Australia’s GoAuto may have heard through the grapevine that this could be the first and last generation of Hyundai Veloster due to sluggish sales of the hatchback. Click here for our review of the Hyundai Veloster. According to the report, Hyundai has only managed to sell around 60,000 units total of the hatchback around the world and […]

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Report: Next generation Hyundai Genesis Coupe could receive 5.0L Tau V8

Hyundai has been making some ballsy moves recently, particularly in an effort to move upmarket, which is clearly visible with the new Genesis sedan and past efforts like the wonderful Equus. So this latest bit of news from Australian media, GoAuto.com, shouldn’t sound too particularly far-fetched, should Hyundai continue being ambitious. Click here for our original […]

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Video: Watch Hyundai perform a driverless convoy to showoff tech in 2015 Genesis

The 2015 Hyundai Genesis is undoubtedly making a huge impression and as a result, Hyundai wanted to bolster this by showcasing some of the latest and greatest tech found in the new model. The new Genesis features a wide-array of driver assistance and aid systems such as lane-keeping assist, radar-guided cruise control and more–all the […]

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