Many automakers in the past have tried building a truck by taking a standard car and throwing an open bed on the back, for example the Subaru Baja from the early 2000s. Now Hyundai is trying to revive the concept with its latest Santa Cruz crossover truck concept that just debuted at the Detroit Auto Show.
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Hyundai has unveiled the 2016 Sonata Hybrid at an event in Seoul, South Korea. Even though the gas powered Sonata was all-new for the 2015 model year, the hybrid version took a bit longer to develop - 27 months.
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The finalists for the 2015 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards have been announced, which leaves three cars and three trucks in the running to receive the award next month at the Detroit Auto Show.
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Hyundai has revealed the refreshed 2015 Hyundai Azera at the Miami Auto Show. While the 2015 Azera doesn't look dramatically different than the 2014 model, the 2015 Azera did get a small nip and tuck.
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Hyundai is giving the 2015 Accent a small facelift that includes styling and packaging updates.
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The first Hyundai Elantra rolled off the line in 1990 and now 24 years later, Hyundai has announced that it has sold the 10 millionth Elantra. The Elantra, which is sold as the Avante in other parts of the world is Hyundai's first model, and one of only 10 cars in history, to reach 10 million sales.
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The small crossover segment is growing rapidly with the addition of new models like the Jeep Renegade, Chevy Trax and Honda HR-V. Hyundai has been quiet about its plans to enter the segment, but now it's being reported that Hyundai is going to introduce a version of the ix25 small crossover in the U.S. in 2017.
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Hyundai has announced the updates to the 2015 Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport, which now offer more standard comfort and convenience equipment for 2015, in addition to some refinements to the steering and suspension systems.
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In addition to the 708 horsepower Hyundai Sonata, Hyundai has announced a second model for the 2014 SEMA Show, the Genesis AR550 sedan from ARK Performance. The Genesis AR550 is the sixth Hyundai vehicle that the tuner has built for SEMA.
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Hyundai has announced that is teaming up with Bisimoto Engineering for the third year in a row to create a special vehicle for the SEMA Show in Las Vegas. This year they've created a 708 horsepower Sonata.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Hyundai has announced that the "The Walking Dead" Special Edition Tucson is now on sale.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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