Redesigned Hyundai Accent grows slightly, takes on siblings' lookThu, 16, Feb 2017
The 2018 redesign of the Hyundai Accent brings the subcompact sedan's styling into line with the brand's other offerings. The Accent, which made its world debut today at the Canadian International Auto Show, features a grille, headlights and wraparound taillights similar to other recently redesigned models in the Hyundai lineup such as the Elantra GT, unveiled earlier this month in Chicago.
Autotrader, Kia capitalize on NBA All-Star Weekend festivitiesFri, 17, Feb 2017
Autotrader is using NBA All-Star Weekend as a springboard for its latest ad campaign. Kia, meanwhile, has been capitalizing on the All-Star hype this week by giving people in New Orleans free rides through a promotion with Uber.
Hyundai's 2018 Accent set for debut in TorontoTue, 14, Feb 2017
Hyundai Motor hires former GM researcher to lead self-driving car centerSun, 12, Feb 2017
Hyundai Motor Group has hired a former GM researcher to oversee its center to develop fully autonomous vehicles, joining other automakers and Silicon Valley giants in accelerating efforts on the fast-growing technology.
Hyundai Elantra GT to offer 2 variantsSun, 12, Feb 2017
Hyundai takes down Lada in Russia upsetMon, 13, Feb 2017
Last year, the unthinkable happened in Russia: For the first time ever, a non-Russian brand topped the model charts. The humble Hyundai Solaris subcompact sedan was No. 1, knocking the Lada Granta sedan to No. 2.
Hyundai Elantra GT packs more tech, interior space for 2018Thu, 09, Feb 2017
Social themes, Alfa Romeo's comeback on the Super Bowl ad highlight reelSun, 05, Feb 2017
Automakers used the Super Bowl -- an overtime thriller with the New England Patriots defeating the Atlanta Falcons -- to deliver messages that were a step above the typical product pitches. There was a clear effort among brands to connect with consumers through themes that sound more inspirational than corporate. Meanwhile, FCA sent its loudest message yet that Alfa Romeo is back in the United States.
Hyundai preps big styling changes for crossoversTue, 07, Feb 2017
Big styling changes are headed to Hyundai's crossovers, according to new spy photos. Photographers caught a prototype of Hyundai's next-gen Santa Fe undergoing cold-weather testing in Sweden. Hidden under the camouflage is a preview of what to expect when the midsize crossover debuts in 2018 as a 2019 model.
Import tax would hit JLR hardest ($17,000 per vehicle), Ford least ($282)Tue, 07, Feb 2017
Hyundai vows to refine marketingMon, 06, Feb 2017
Hyundai will spend 2017 making "better" better. Seeking to revive its image as a challenger brand and to boost morale among dealers, the automaker plans to spend the year honing the "Make Things Better" message that it first released during the 2016 Super Bowl.
Kia may limit dealers who can sell StingerMon, 06, Feb 2017
Kia's new Stinger luxury hatchback was the hit of the Detroit auto show when it debuted in January, and the brand has big plans for its impact on Kia's image. But not all dealers will get to sell the Stinger when it arrives to market late this year.