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August 20, 2014

Is Hyundai Working on a Toyota Prius Rival?

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Hyundai's current hybrid lineup only consists of the Hyundai Sonata, which itself isn't set to be replaced until the 2016 model year, but is Hyundai planning on expanding its hybrid lineup?

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August 12, 2014

Hyundai Kills the Elantra Coupe

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Currently the Hyundai Elantra is available in sedan, coupe and GT bodystyles, but for the 2015 model year, one of them is gone. Hyundai has confirmed that the Elantra coupe will disappear after the current model year.

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August 8, 2014

2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Says Goodbye to its 4-Cyl and Starts at $26,745

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The 2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe continues on mostly unchanged for the new model year, with the biggest change being the deletion of the base turbocharged four-cylinder. Even as the 2015 Ford Mustang and possibly even the next-generation Chevy Camaro introduce four-cylinder engines, Hyundai has decided to delete the four-cylinder engine, since it wants to make the Genesis Coupe appeal to a more premium sports car buyer.

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August 5, 2014

2015 Hyundai i20 Design Renderings Released

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Hyundai has released two design renderings of the all-new 2015 i20 ahead of its debut later this month in South Korea. The all-new i20 was designed at Hyundai Motor's Design Centre Europe in Rüsselsheim, Germany.

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August 1, 2014

Hyundai Confirms New Tucson and Elantra for 2016, Subcompact Crossover in the Works

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Hyundai's CEO Dave Zuchowski recently confirmed some of the automaker's future product plans, which includes a redesigned 2016 Hyundai Tucson and Elantra and a new subcompact crossover.

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July 22, 2014

2015 Hyundai Tucson Starts at $21,500

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Hyundai has announced that the 2015 Tucson crossover starts at $21,500. While there aren't any big changes, a new Popular Equipment Package is now available on the 2015 Tucson GLS.

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July 7, 2014

Next-Generation Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Not Coming Until 2016

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Although the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata is already on sale, Hyundai has yet to unveil a new hybrid version. It's being reported that the next Sonata Hybrid is not going to arrive until 2016, which means the current model is going to stick around for another year.

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July 3, 2014

Hyundai Veloster May Not Be Around Much Longer

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Hyundai is reportedly trying to decide the fate of the Veloster, which may end up being discontinued after just one generation. With disappointing sales, Hyundai's execs have yet to make a decision regarding a second generation Veloster.

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July 2, 2014

Next-Gen Hyundai Genesis Coupe to Get a V8?

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The current Hyundai Genesis Coupe launched with four-cylinder and V6 engines, but a new report claims that the next-generation Genesis Coupe will be offered with the same 5.0L V8 as the Genesis Sedan.

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June 25, 2014

Hyundai Shows Off its Android Auto System

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Hyundai has announced that in cooperation with the Open Automotive Alliance it is making Android Auto available in its 2015 lineup, like the all-new Sonata. Android Auto safely brings familiar Android smartphone features directly to Hyundai cars via Hyundai's touchscreen Audio Video Navigation systems.

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June 20, 2014

'The Walking Dead' Themed Hyundai Tucson Goes on Sale

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Hyundai has announced that the "The Walking Dead" Special Edition Tucson is now on sale.

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2015 Hyundai Sonata Eco Rated at 38 MPG Highway, 32 MPG Combined

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Hyundai has announced the introduction of the third powertrain for the 2015 Sonata. With a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine the 2015 Sonata Eco gets up to 38 mpg on the highway and has a 32 mpg combined rating.

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June 12, 2014

Hyundai Delivers the First 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell Vehicle

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Hyundai has delivered the first 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell vehicle to a customer in Tustin, California.

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June 3, 2014

2014 Hyundai Veloster RE:FLEX Edition Now Available at $21,650

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Hyundai has announced that the limited-edition 2014 Hyundai Veloster RE:FLEX Edition is now available and starts at $21,650.

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June 2, 2014

2015 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Says Goodbye to its Four-Cyl Turbo

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If you've had your eye on a Hyundai Genesis Coupe with the 2.0L turbocharged four-cylinder, you better grab one now, since it's about to go away. The 2015 Genesis Coupe is going to lose the four-cylinder option with all versions of the coupe being powered by the 3.8L V6.

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May 22, 2014

2015 Hyundai Sonata Starts at $21,150

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Hyundai has announced the pricing for the 2015 Hyundai Sonata, which starts at $21,150, $300 lower than the outgoing Sonata. The all-new Sonata debuted at the New York Auto Show last month with a new design language, updated engines and more content.

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May 21, 2014

First Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Vehicles Arrive in the U.S.

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Hyundai has announced the arrival of the Tucson Fuel Cell vehicle, which arrived yesterday at a port near Los Angeles. The Tucson Fuel Cell will be the first mass-produced vehicle to go on sale in the U.S. with the first delivery expected in the next few weeks.

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April 16, 2014

2015 Hyundai Sonata Debuts in NY: More Refined, but Also Less Distinctive

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Hyundai has unveiled the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata today at the New York Auto Show. The 2015 Sonata now looks more refined thanks to Hyundai's new Fludic Sculpture 2.0 design language, but at the same time it's not quite as distinctive as the outgoing model.

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April 3, 2014

Hyundai's Rear-Wheel-Drive BMW 3 Series Rival Could be Four Years Away

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Hyundai is still trying to decide if it should add another luxury model to its lineup that would slot below the new Genesis. With the new 2015 Genesis moving up market and also now starting almost $3,000 more than before, there may be room for a cheaper rear-wheel-drive sedan.

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April 1, 2014

2015 Hyundai Genesis Starts at $38,000 and $51,500 for the V8

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Hyundai has announced the pricing for the 2015 Hyundai Genesis, which arrives later this month. The 2015 Genesis now starts at $38,000 for the 3.8L V6 Genesis, while the 5.0L V8 model starts at $51,500.

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March 24, 2014

2015 Hyundai Sonata Revealed in South Korea

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Hyundai has unveiled the all-new 2015 Sonata at an event in South Korea. The 2015 Sonata is now longer and wider than the outgoing model and is wrapped in the latest version of Hyundai's design language, Fluidic Sculpture 2.0.

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March 12, 2014

2015 Hyundai Sonata Gets an Early Reveal

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Hyundai is going to officially take the wraps off the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata later this month in Korea, followed by its U.S. debut next month at the New York Auto Show, but we already have our first unofficial peek. Two photos of the 2015 Sonata were taken at Hyundai's plant in Korea, which have no surfaced online.

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March 5, 2014

Hyundai Teases the 2015 Sonata's Interior

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Earlier this week Hyundai released a teaser sketch of the all-new 2015 Sonata and now Hyundai has released a sketch of its interior.

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March 3, 2014

2015 Hyundai Sonata Previewed, Debuts Next Month in New York

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Hyundai has released this single photo of the all-new 2015 Sonata, which is going to debut later this month in Korea ahead of its U.S. debut at the New York Auto Show next month.

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February 17, 2014

Hyundai's CEO Hints at a Third Luxury Model

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Hyundai unveiled the all-new 2015 Genesis sedan at the Detroit Auto Show in January, which is the second-generation of the luxury sedan that forever changed Hyundai's image. Later this year the second generation of the Equus luxury sedan is also going to arrive and now Hyundai's new CEO Dave Zuchowski has hinted that a third luxury car could be added to the lineup.

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February 7, 2014

2014 Hyundai Veloster RE:FLEX Edition Debuts in Chicago and Only 3,000 Will be Made

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Hyundai has unveiled the newest addition to the Veloster line-up, the 2014 Veloster RE:FLEX Edition, at the Chicago Auto Show. The 2014 Veloster RE:FLEX Edition goes on sale this spring and only 3,000 units will be produced.

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January 29, 2014

2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Gets a Few Updates

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Hyundai has announced the small updates to the 2014 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. For the 2014 model year, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe gets updated transmissions, new colors and more features.

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January 3, 2014

2015 Hyundai Genesis Gets Google Glass App

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Hyundai is reportedly going to release a new app for the 2015 Genesis that will give give Google Glass users the ability to control "pre-drive" operations via their wearable electronic device. The feature which is an extension of Hyundai's Blue Link in-car system will give drivers the ability to perform operations like remote starts and route planning via the Google Glass application.

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December 20, 2013

2014 Hyundai Azera Gets More Features, Improved Driving Dynamics and is $1,250 Cheaper

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Hyundai is giving the 2014 Azera a list of updates for the 2014 model year, with the highlights including more standard content, steering and suspension tweaks and a lower starting price.

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December 10, 2013

Hyundai Intrado Fuel Cell Concept Previewed Ahead of its Geneva Debut

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Hyundai has released a teaser of its new Intrado fuel cell concept vehicle, which is going to debut in March at the Geneva Motor Show. The Intrado concept features Hyundai's new Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design theme, a super-lightweight structure and a hydrogen fuel cell drivetrain.

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December 3, 2013

Check Out the All-New 2015 Hyundai Genesis in Motion (Video)

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Hyundai officially unveiled the all-new 2015 Hyundai Genesis last month in Korea, which is ahead of its U.S. debut next month in Detroit. A new group of videos have just been released that give you a look at the all-new Genesis in motion.

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November 26, 2013

All-New 2015 Hyundai Genesis Debuts in Korea

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The all-new 2015 Hyundai Genesis is set to debut in the U.S. at the upcoming Detroit Auto Show in January, but we already have a preview of what to expect, since Hyundai's luxury sedan just debuted in Korea. The second generation Genesis is Hyundai's first model to get its new Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language and offers four different powertrains.

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November 21, 2013

2014 Hyundai Elantra Gets Updated and Elantra Sport Introduced

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Hyundai is giving the 2014 Elantra some updates and introducing the new Elantra Sport model. According to Hyundai, 75 Elantra major sub-systems are new or redesigned. The 2014 Elantra receives updated front and rear styling along with interior styling upgrades. Sport-tuned steering and suspension calibrations sharpen the new Elantra Sport's handling, while extensive technology upgrades improve ergonomics for the entire Elantra Sedan lineup.

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Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Vehicle Arrives Next Year at $499 a Month

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Hyundai has announced that the Tucson Fuel Cell vehicle will arrive next spring and buyers can lease it for just $499 per month, which includes unlimited free hydrogen refueling. The Tucson fuel cell vehicle is based on the standard Tucson, but its fuel cell powertrain is capable of driving the Tucson for up to 300 miles with zero emissions.

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November 16, 2013

2014 Hyundai Accent Gets a Refresh

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Now in its third model year, the 2014 Hyundai Accent is getting a refresh with updated styling and more features.

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November 11, 2013

Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell EV to Arrive in the U.S. in 2014

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Hyundai is currently working on a fuel cell version of its Tucson crossover, which will go on sale in the U.S. next year. Hyundai plans to produce 1,000 hydrogen-powered Tucsons, which will go on sale worldwide by 2015.

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October 23, 2013

All-New 2015 Hyundai Genesis Revealed

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Hyundai is going to officially unveil the all-new 2015 Genesis at the Detroit Auto Show in January, but some early photos have just surfaced online. These two official renderings give us our first look at the new Genesis, which is dramatically different than the current Genesis.

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Hyundai is Bringing a 370-HP Veloster Turbo to SEMA

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Hyundai is planning on bringing several models to the SEMA show next month, like the JP Edition Genesis Coupe, the Legato Concept Genesis Coupe and the Yellowcake Night Racer Veloster. Hyundai has now announced the addition of one more model. Hyundai has joined forces with Fox Marketing Cars to create the most powerful street-focused Veloster Turbo ever.

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October 17, 2013

2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan Exposed!

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The all-new 2015 Hyundai Genesis sedan has been spotted out in the open without any camouflage! The next Genesis is going to have its world debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January, but here's an early look at the all-new sedan.

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October 15, 2013

US Car Sales Slip as Government Shutdown Looms

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Auto sales this month are expected to be off by 5-10 percent, due to the government shutdown. GM and Ford stated earlier this month that the shutdown would pose a threat to the already fragile economy and now Hyundai CEO John Krafcik has confirmed to Automotive News that he also expects the industry to be off this month.

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