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Hyundai recalls 42,925 Genesis, Equus sedans in U.S. for brake lights

9:14 am U.S. ET | Dec. 9, 2014

Hyundai is recalling 42,925 sedans in the U.S. due to potentially faulty brake lights, according to documents filed with U.S. safety regulators....
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Hyundai falls 4% as small cars tumble

3:45 pm U.S. ET | Dec. 2, 2014

Hyundai Motor America's November sales fell 4 percent on weak demand for small cars such as the Elantra and Accent....
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FUEL ME ONCE ...

Hydrogen cars are here. Is the world ready for them?

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 17, 2014

Auto companies have looked to hydrogen fuel cells as a groundbreaking technology: a nonpolluting power source that isn't constrained by battery capacity and doesn't require long stretches of downtime for charging. But one key breakthrough -- making a hydrogen-fueled vehicle as easy to drive and refuel as a gasoline-powered one -- remains elusive....
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Hyundai, Kia vow to raise mpg 25% by 2020

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 10, 2014

Hyundai and affiliate Kia Motors aim to raise the average fuel economy of their vehicles by 25 percent by 2020....
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Has the Hyundai Sonata lost its mojo after redesign?

7:50 am U.S. ET | Oct. 22, 2014

The revamped Sonata sedan was supposed to help Hyundai Motor Co. reverse sluggish sales, but the car described by some critics as a bland substitute for its popular predecessor is off to a slow start in the key U.S. market....
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Hyundai on a quest for capacity

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 20, 2014

Hyundai needs a new assembly plant to keep up with crossover demand, says U.S. boss Dave Zuchowski. Until then, Hyundai will likely get production from sibling brand Kia's factories in Mexico and Georgia....
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FIVE YEARS LATER

GM's loss, Hyundai's gain

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 20, 2014

Stores targeted for closure by one troubled brand were snapped up by a rising brand....
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RICHARD JOHNSON

BLOG: Hyundai scrambles for more crossover turf

2:45 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 16, 2014

Hyundai's no longer growing by leaps and bounds in the United States, in part because it's only a bit player in the crossover boom....
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Hyundai taps actor Paul Rudd as new U.S. pitchman

6:10 pm U.S. ET | Sept. 8, 2014

Hyundai, in a push to appeal to younger buyers in the United States, has selected actor Paul Rudd as the brand's new celebrity pitchman....
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Elantra's new look

12:01 am U.S. ET | Sept. 1, 2014

The re-engineered 2016 Hyundai Elantra gets major changes to its sheet metal and proportions. This spy photo shows a longer and sleeker sedan, with bigger front and rear overhangs and a hood that looks stretched from the current version....
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Hyundai hit with $17M fine

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 11, 2014

Federal regulators last week slapped Hyundai with a $17.35 million fine for taking too long to report a safety defect in its 2009-12 model year Genesis sedans, signaling a strict reading of safety laws in the wake of General Motors' ignition-switch crisis....
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Hyundai to give crossovers an update and hybrids a spin

12:01 am U.S. ET | Aug. 11, 2014

Hyundai is already into the first year of a steady period in its new-product cadence that will see at least two significant launches in each of the next three years....
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Hyundai recalls 883,000 Sonata sedans to repair transmission-shift cable

8:06 am U.S. ET | July 30, 2014

Hyundai is recalling about 883,000 Sonata sedans in the United States and Puerto Rico because a potentially defective transmission-shift cable could increase the risk of a crash. It is also recalling 5,650 Sonatas from the 2015 model year in the United States and Puerto Rico because one or both front-brake calipers may crack, making the brakes less effective and raising the risk of a crash, NHTSA documents show....
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Hyundai sued in S. Korea after overstating fuel efficiency of Santa Fe

7:12 am U.S. ET | July 7, 2014

Hyundai was sued by consumers in its home market after the nation's transport ministry said the company overstated the fuel efficiency of one of its models....
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