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Hyundai's first Genesis tiptoed toward luxury; the redesign aims higher

9:00 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
With its first-generation Genesis sedan, Hyundai set out to prove it could produce a competent upscale car for value-minded shoppers. With the second generation arriving early next year, the Korean automaker says it's ready for a bigger challenge: proving that it can take on German rivals such as the BMW 5 series, Audi A6 and Mercedes -Benz E class.... Read More »

 

Hyundai unveils new Genesis sedan aimed at boosting U.S. sales

7:05 am U.S. ET | Nov. 26, 2013
Hyundai unveiled a revamped all-wheel-drive Genesis premium sedan today that will go on sale in the U.S. next year to revive flagging sales in the model's largest market.... Read More »

 

2013 L.A. AUTO SHOW

Hyundai to launch hydrogen-powered Tucson

7:45 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 20, 2013
Hyundai's decadelong effort to develop a fuel cell vehicle pays off next spring with the launch of the hydrogen-powered Tucson crossover. At the Los Angeles Auto Show Wednesday, Hyundai said the Tucson will be available as a lease-only vehicle in California for $2,999 down and $499 per month -- and that includes fuel, regardless of how much hydrogen the lessee uses.... Read More »

 

From Hyundai, a car that mimics mom: 'You need some fresh air'

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 11, 2013
Automakers spend lots of effort trying to limit carbon tailpipe emissions these days. With the redesigned 2015 Genesis, which arrives in the second quarter of 2014, Hyundai wants to cut CO2 levels inside the car caused by exhaling passengers.... Read More »

 

Hyundai expands U.S. recall of Genesis for potential brake issue

1:25 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 5, 2013
Hyundai is expanding a U.S. recall of Genesis sedans to address a potential brake issue. The South Korean automaker said it was expanding the recall of the large-sized sedans from model years 2009 to 2012 to cover an additional 16,000 vehicles built in March 2012, raising the total affected to 43,500 cars.... Read More »

 

Hyundai previews new Genesis

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 28, 2013
The cab-rearward proportions, revamped grille and taut new sheet metal on Hyundai's re-engineered Genesis are part of a plan to pit the rear-wheel- drive sedan more directly against German luxury models.... Read More »

 

Hyundai will launch Genesis sedan in Europe

Oct. 25, 2013 10:52 CET
Hyundai will launch its new Genesis large sedan in Europe where it is trying to shed its image as a value-for-money brand.... Read More »

 

2014 DETROIT AUTO SHOW

Hyundai previews new Genesis

8:00 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 23, 2013
The cab-rearward proportions, revamped grille and taut new sheet metal on Hyundai's re-engineered Genesis are part of a plan to pit the rear-wheel-drive sedan more directly against German luxury models.... Read More »

 

Hyundai recalls 27,500 Genesis sedans for brake issue

9:28 am U.S. ET | Oct. 21, 2013
Hyundai said today it is recalling about 27,500 Genesis sedans in the United States from the 2009 to 2012 model years to address a potential brake issue.... Read More »

 

Can Toyota Camry stay on top after 12-year reign?

12:34 am U.S. ET | Sept. 26, 2013
The Toyota Camry has outrun a recession, recalls and natural disasters to stay America's best-selling car for more than a decade. Odds are worsening that it can keep the title next year as challengers gear up for another run at topping the mild-mannered sedan.... Read More »

 

Kia confirms plans for rwd flagship sedan, dealers say

6:32 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 19, 2013
Kia told dealers that it will launch a new full-sized rear-wheel-drive flagship sedan in the United States early next year, accelerating its drive into higher tiers of the luxury car market. Kia's first-ever rwd production sedan sold in the United States, to be called the K900, is the same vehicle sold as the K9 in South Korea and as the Quoris in other overseas markets.... Read More »

 

Mazda's prices zoom-zoom from the pack

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 16, 2013
After going on sale in January, the Mazda6 now commands the highest average transaction price in the cutthroat mid-sized sedan segment, according to data from TrueCar.com.... Read More »

 

2013 FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW

Hyundai cuts price on new i10 to win sales from VW Up

Sept. 10, 2013 18:26 CET
The new Hyundai i10 is longer, wider and less expensive than the model it replaces, changes that the automaker hopes will help it win sales from the Volkswagen Up.... Read More »

 

2013 FRANKFURT AUTO SHOW

Hyundai plans 22 new models in Europe by 2017

Sept. 9, 2013 21:43 CET
Hyundai plans to roll out 22 new models in Europe over the next four years as it tries to rekindle its once double-digit growth rate.... Read More »

 

Hyundai plans 22 new models in Europe by 2017

3:43 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 9, 2013
South Korean carmaker Hyundai plans to roll out 22 new models in Europe over the next four years as it tries to rekindle its once double-digit growth rate.... Read More »

 

New-style Sonata

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 9, 2013
Spy photos of the 2015 Hyundai Sonata show that some big design changes are in store for the mid-sized sedan.... Read More »

 

In '14 Malibu, eAssist value questionable

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 7, 2013
The Chevrolet Malibu Eco, which uses General Motors' eAssist mild-hybrid system to boost fuel efficiency, is about to become a tough sell.... Read More »

 

Hyundai Motor and union reach tentative wage deal

9:22 am U.S. ET | Sept. 5, 2013
Hyundai Motor has reached a tentative wage deal with its South Korean labor union, a union spokesman said today. Should the union's members approve the deal in a vote on Monday, Hyundai, which along with affiliate Kia Motors ranks as the world's fifth-biggest carmaker, should avoid further production losses.... Read More »

 

Corolla gets a makeover, bold attitude

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 2, 2013
It's the age-old conundrum when it comes to redesigning big-volume, midmarket cars: how to modernize and connect with younger shoppers without alienating traditional customers and conservative fleet buyers.... Read More »

 

Hyundai's South Korean workers to stage more partial strikes

8:09 am U.S. ET | Aug. 30, 2013
Hyundai Motor's South Korean workers plan to extend a partial strike for another two days after the latest round of wage talks failed to produce an agreement.... Read More »

 

Hyundai union, seeking higher wages, to stage partial 2-day strike in Korea

7:49 am U.S. ET | Aug. 19, 2013
Union members at Hyundai Motor Co. in Korea will stage a partial strike Tuesday and Wednesday as they demand higher wages amid increasing competition with Japanese carmakers.... Read More »

 

Elantra preview

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 19, 2013
Hyundai released a picture of a freshened Avante, the Korean-market name for the Elantra.... Read More »

 

Hyundai, ending Chrysler ties, plans new-car dealer network in Mexico

11:23 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 16, 2013
Hyundai Motor, ending distribution ties with Chrysler Group, plans to establish its own new-car dealer network in Mexico, signaling the big Korean auto group plans to broaden its presence in Latin America.... Read More »

 

Hyundai, Kia to recall about 270,000 vehicles in the U.S.

Aug. 15, 2013 06:01 CET
Hyundai and affiliate Kia are recalling nearly 270,000 car and light trucks in the United States due to possible wheel alignment and axle problems.... Read More »

 

Hyundai, Kia recalling about 270,000 U.S. vehicles

6:47 pm U.S. ET | Aug. 14, 2013
Hyundai and affiliate Kia are recalling nearly 270,000 car and light trucks in the United States due to possible corrosion that can affect rear wheel alignment on the Sonata and Azera, and possible problems with the right front axle on 2014 Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento models.... Read More »

 

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