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Turbo Tucson: Two superdiesels blow into SA

Diesel additions take range to seven No 4x4 for Turbo Tucsons, however Leather throughout, whole new nose Two diesel Turbo Tucsons have been added to Hyundai's compact SUV range that has, its South African distributor says, became a top-seller in its segment since launch here in early 2016. The Turbo Tucsons take to seven the… Continue reading Turbo Tucson: Two superdiesels blow into SA

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Hyundai high-performance N Concept at Paris show

Hyundai RN30 anticipates ‘N’ models Based on new-generation Hyundai i30 Race machine to demonstrate sporting DNA PARIS, France - Hyundai has unleashed its latest high-performance N concept track car - the RN30 - at the 2016 Paris auto show. "The motorsport-inspired racing concept," Hyundai says, "was developed to deliver passion and pleasure on the track… Continue reading Hyundai high-performance N Concept at Paris show

2017 Hyundai i30. Image: Newspress/Hyundai Motor
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Car for Everyman: Hyundai’s new i30

New i30 'DNA car for Hyundai Motor' Perfect fit - sporty, practical, elegant Most active safety features of any Hyundai SEOUL, South Korea - The New Generation - no, another one - Hyundai i30 is, the automaker says, "the DNA car representing the core of the Hyundai brand in Europe". And, The Corner hopes, for… Continue reading Car for Everyman: Hyundai’s new i30

Hyundai Tucson back in showrooms
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About turn! Tucson badge back on best-seller Hyundai SUV

LES STEPHENSON The sport utility vehicle that elevated Hyundai to No.4 among South African automotive brands has been brought back with an all-new design, inside and out - the Tucson is back and so badged. Pity, then, that the purity of the name has been sullied by a supplementary 'Nu' badge. The Tucson, originally launched… Continue reading About turn! Tucson badge back on best-seller Hyundai SUV

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Hyundai tops ’em all with seven-year no-hitch warranty

Hyundai Automotive SA sets benchmark again Engines, transmissions fully covered Cars and commercials all in the safety net Hyundai has once again racheted-up the South African automotive Warranty War - this time by announcing an across-the-range SEVEN-YEAR or 200 000km (whichever comes first) warranty. This latest salvo is an awesomely long time to promise that something will… Continue reading Hyundai tops ’em all with seven-year no-hitch warranty

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Lamborghini design guru to head up Genesis resurgence

SEOUL, South Korea - Hyundai Motor has named Manfred Fitzgerald, 52, a former brand director at Lamborghini, as the new senior executive of its resurgent Genesis brand. He will join the company in January 2016 at Hyundai's HQ in Seoul.. Fitzgerald, the automaker explained, will be in charge of establishing and executing strategies for the… Continue reading Lamborghini design guru to head up Genesis resurgence

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Genesis II: Hyundai in new assault on luxury auto market

Genesis brand will ‘compete with the world’s luxury car brands’ Six-model line-up from December 2015 Personalised and human-centred experiences Refined performance, athletic elegance promised Hyundai Motor has announced an all-new global luxury brand – Genesis – that will deliver ‘human-centred’ luxury through a range of new models that “feature the highest standards of performance, design… Continue reading Genesis II: Hyundai in new assault on luxury auto market

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Hyundai flagship SUV hoisted higher with upgrades

New tech includes smart cruise control, blind-spot cover New comfort/convenience features enhance practicality Sharper SUV profile with latest Hyundai family look A new version of Hyundai’s large SUV, the Santa Fe, has just arrived in South African showrooms with design refinements, extra crash protection and fresh comfort and convenience features. Unlike some brands, there’s no… Continue reading Hyundai flagship SUV hoisted higher with upgrades