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Medium SUV Comparison : Jeep Cherokee v Mazda CX-5 v Toyota RAV4 v Nissan X-Trail v Ford Kuga v Subaru Forester v Hyundai ix35 v Honda CR-V v Mitsubishi Outlander v Kia Sportage

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Medium SUV Comparison : Jeep Cherokee v Mazda CX-5 v Toyota RAV4 v Nissan X-Trail v Ford Kuga v Subaru Forester v Hyundai ix35 v Honda CR-V v Mitsubishi Outlander v Kia Sportage

Assembled for this mega-test are 10 models that represent one-third of total SUV volume in Australia – and that’s without including sales for the newest contender here and catalyst for this test, the Jeep Cherokee...

Recent Hyundai ix35 News & Reviews
Hyundai ix35 Highlander: Week With Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Hyundai ix35 Highlander: Week With Review

With nothing too adventurous planned for the week, I was looking forward to the opportunity to find out how the Hyundai ix35 performs as an everyday runabout. My week with the ix35 Highlander consisted of all those simple things that we forget to appreciate sometimes; driving to and from work, dropping my daughter off at drama classes, picking friends up to head out for dinner and doing the weekend runaround...

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$26,990 to $40,990

Hyundai ix35 Highlander Review
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Hyundai ix35 Highlander Review

Tegan Lawson checks out the updated version of Hyundai's compact SUV.


Hyundai ix35 recalled: 32,525 small SUVs with airbag fault
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Hyundai ix35 recalled: 32,525 small SUVs with airbag fault

The country's most popular small SUV, the Hyundai ix35, has been recalled over an airbag fault. The recall affects 32,525 Hyundai ix35 models built from January 2011 to December 2013, and has been caused by a fault with the fitment of the car's steering wheel-mounted airbag...


2015 Hyundai ix35: Intrado-influenced next-gen spied
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2015 Hyundai ix35: Intrado-influenced next-gen spied

  The next-generation Hyundai ix35 due late next year has been caught testing in the Arctic Circle. Badged Tucson in some markets, the Hyundai ix35 is expected to retain softer styling cues, as the lines surrounding the bonnet and windows of this mule show...


Hyundai ix35 : 6500 SUVs recalled for seatbelt fault
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Hyundai ix35 : 6500 SUVs recalled for seatbelt fault

More than 6500 Hyundai ix35 SUVs have been recalled locally due to a fault with seatbelt pretensioners that could result in occupants not being correctly restrained in a collision. Affecting 6552 Hyundai ix35 Series I SUVs built between August 2011 and February 2012, the recall stems from the tensioning cable in the pretensioner assembly not being securely crimped...


Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell launching in 2014 with free hydrogen fuel
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Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell launching in 2014 with free hydrogen fuel

After more than a decade in development, the hydrogen-powered Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell will launch in the US in the first quarter 2014 with a unprecedented free fuel offer. Speaking at the Los Angeles auto show, Hyundai Motor America CEO John Krafcik announced the ix35 Fuel Cell (Tucson in the US) would be available as a lease-only vehicle in southern California for a down payment of $2999 and $499 per month for 36 months, including free hydrogen fuel for the length of the lease...


2014 Hyundai ix35 Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2014 Hyundai ix35 Review

The 2014 Hyundai ix35 Series II is a further sign that the Australian arm of the Korean manufacturer is continuing to rapidly improve the way its cars handle local roads. Popularity is already on the side of the Hyundai ix35, but in driveability terms it has been trampled on by newer competitors...

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$26,990 to $40,490

Hyundai ix35 Series II released
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Hyundai ix35 Series II released

The 2014 Hyundai ix35 Series II has launched in Australia with a series of engine, suspension, specification and styling changes. The updated Hyundai ix35's 2.0-litre and 2.4-litre four-cylinder petrol engines gain direct injection, while the 2.0-litre four-cylinder diesel is enhanced with a high-efficiency alternator and variable oil pump...


Hyundai ix35 Series II brings engineering and pricing revisions
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Hyundai ix35 Series II brings engineering and pricing revisions

The Hyundai ix35 small SUV has been given a mid-life refresh that includes updated petrol engines, revised suspension tuning and small price increases for most models. A $26,990 starting price continues for the base model ix35 Active 2WD, though mid-spec Elite and range-topping Highlander models increase by $300-$400. Petrol four-cylinders in 2...


Hyundai ix35: local division readies updated SUV
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Hyundai ix35: local division readies updated SUV

An eagle-eyed CarAdvice reader has spotted the updated Hyundai ix35 weeks ahead of the car officially going on sale. Paul Daryaei snapped the bronze-coloured ix35 in northwest Sydney, recognising the subtle exterior tweaks that distinguish the facelifted model...


Hyundai ix35 Review: Special Edition
Rating: 610 /10
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Hyundai ix35 Review: Special Edition

Europe’s car sales slump is having a positive knock-on effect for Australia’s importers at least, with the Hyundai ix35 one of the beneficiaries. Proving to be significantly more popular than the Tucson it replaced in early 2010, Hyundai Australia has taken advantage of a freeing up of supply on the Continent to help meet local demand...

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$34,990

Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: Europe's first hydrogen production cars delivered
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Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: Europe's first hydrogen production cars delivered

The first assembly line-produced Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell vehicles have been delivered to the City of Copenhagen in Denmark. The zero-emission SUVs became the first hydrogen-powered vehicles manufactured on a production line to be introduced to Europe. The 15 Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell cars were handed over by Hyundai Motor Europe during the opening of the Scandinavian country’s first hydrogen refuelling station...


Hyundai ix35: new look for compact Korean SUV
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Hyundai ix35: new look for compact Korean SUV

Images of the facelifted Hyundai ix35 have been released ahead of the updated Korean SUV's imminent domestic launch. The images – published by enthusiast website Carscoops – reveal a new three-slat front grille, a unique foglight design and an underbody protection panel that differ from the Euro-spec Hyundai ix35 update that was revealed at the Geneva motor show in March...


Hyundai ix35 SE adds AWD 2.0-litre diesel variant
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Hyundai ix35 SE adds AWD 2.0-litre diesel variant

A new all-wheel-drive Hyundai ix35 powered by the Korean brand's 2.0-litre R-series CRDi turbo-diesel engine has been added to the SUV's Special Edition line-up. The new 135kW/392Nm AWD Hyundai ix35 SE diesel model is priced from $34,990 and joins the existing $29,990 front-wheel-drive ix35 SE, which features a 122kW/197Nm 2.0-litre petrol engine...


Hyundai ix35 facelift: new engine for updated SUV
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Hyundai ix35 facelift: new engine for updated SUV

The first image of the facelifted Hyundai ix35 has been released ahead of its unveiling at this week's Geneva motor show. Coming three and a half years after the launch of the original Hyundai ix35, the mid-life upgrade introduces the Korean brand’s ‘Nu’ 2.0-litre direct-injection petrol engine to the compact SUV range, promising greater power and improved efficiency over the ‘Theta-II’ engine it replaces...


Hyundai builds world's first fuel cell production car
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Hyundai builds world's first fuel cell production car

Hyundai has celebrated the completion of the world's first mass produced fuel cell production car at a ceremony in Korea. Hyundai rolled the white zero-emissions, hydrogen-powered Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell off the assembly line at the company’s Ulsan manufacturing plant, making it the world’s first car maker to launch a mass produced fuel cell vehicle...


Hyundai ix35 SE becomes local brand's first Europe-sourced model
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Hyundai ix35 SE becomes local brand's first Europe-sourced model

The 2013 Hyundai ix35 SE will become the first European-built Hyundai vehicle sold in Australia as the South Korean manufacturer seeks to diversify its line-up and find new production sources to cover strong local demand. The Hyundai ix35 Special Edition will be sourced from Hyundai’s Nosovice plant in the Czech Republic where it will be produced alongside the Hyundai i30 Tourer wagon, which is set to reach local showrooms in the coming months...


2012 Hyundai ix35 Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2012 Hyundai ix35 Review

The Hyundai ix35 is the South Korean manufacturer's play in the smaller end of the hugely popular SUV market. It was launched in 2010 as part of its assault on the Australian car market, and replaced the little-loved Tucson. The Hyundai ix35 range was given a mild tweak in August 2012, which included the addition of a new Elite front-wheel-drive model priced from $32,590...

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$26,990 to $38,490

Hyundai HB20X: new crossover to enter Brazil's compact SUV market
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Hyundai HB20X: new crossover to enter Brazil's compact SUV market

The Hyundai HB20X crossover has been unveiled in Brazil at the 2012 Sao Paulo motor show, displaying the Korean brand's latest entrant into the ever-expanding compact SUV market. Getting its name from the wholly-owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company, Hyundai Brazil (HB), the Hyundai HB20X will officially launch in Brazil early next year where it will be exclusively sold...


Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: hydrogen-powered SUV launching this year
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Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: hydrogen-powered SUV launching this year

Hyundai says it will become the first global manufacturer to begin a commercial rollout of hydrogen-powered vehicles, with the Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell set to enter production later this year. The first ix35 Fuel Cell SUVs will leave Hyundai’s South Korean assembly plant in Ulsan in December...


Hyundai ix35 SUV: expanded and updated range released
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Hyundai ix35 SUV: expanded and updated range released

A new Hyundai ix35 Elite two-wheel drive petrol model priced from $32,590 headlines a mildly updated line-up of the Korean brand's compact SUV. The mid-level Hyundai ix35 Elite 2WD model, powered by Hyundai's 2.0-litre 'Theta II' petrol engine producing 122kW and 197Nm, joins the existing all-wheel drive 130kW/227Nm petrol and 135kW/392Nm diesel variants...


Hyundai to launch SUV smaller than ix35
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Hyundai to launch SUV smaller than ix35

Hyundai is preparing to launch an all-new small SUV in Brazil and will consider selling it around the world if it proves successful in Latin America. The South Korean brand's director of global public relations, Frank Ahrens, told CarAdvice Hyundai’s smallest SUV would be built on an all-new light-car-sized B-segment platform in a brand-new factory in Brazil, which opens later this year...


Hyundai ix35 FCEV Review (first drive)
Rating: 710 /10
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Hyundai ix35 FCEV Review (first drive)

Unknown to many, Hyundai has been developing fuel cell-powered electric vehicles since 2000. More than a decade later, the technology has matured to the point of being ready for mass production. The mad rush to capitalise on alternative fuel technologies is fast progressing. Everything from ultra-efficient diesels to electric and fuel cell-powered vehicles is surfacing...


Hyundai ix35 FCEV testing in Europe
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Hyundai ix35 FCEV testing in Europe

The battle for electric vehicle dominance is heating up on all fronts. Whilst Nissan and Mitsubishi have cemented their position as battery-powered electric car manufacturers, others like Hyundai and Mercedes-Benz are focusing on perfecting Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs). Last week saw Hyundai give the mayors of the four Nordic capital cities a chance to test drive its ix35 FCEV vehicles...


2011 Hyundai ix35 Highlander petrol added to range
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2011 Hyundai ix35 Highlander petrol added to range

Hyundai has announced the availability of the 2011 Hyundai ix35 range in Australia, and has added a petrol option to the range-topping Highlander model line. Previously only available with the brand’s R-Series turbo-diesel engine, the Highlander all-wheel drive is now available with the 2.4-litre four-cylinder Theta II petrol unit...


Hyundai ix35 picks up Canadian Best New SUV award
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Hyundai ix35 picks up Canadian Best New SUV award

Hyundai has picked up yet another national award placing it in front of its rivals once again; the Automotive Journalist Association of Canada has just awarded the Hyundai ix35 the Best New SUV/CUV (under $35k). A team of experts collated from Canada's top automotive journalists judged over 180 cars for the annual Canadian Car of the Year ceremony recently, dividing the cars up into 11 different categories...


Hyundai ix35 Long Term Review
Rating: 710 /10
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Hyundai ix35 Long Term Review

Model tested: Hyundai ix35 Elite AWD 2.0-litre R-series turbo-Diesel six-speed automatic - $34,990. Manufacturers List Price Ever try loading 3 surfboards, two kids, and whole bunch of other beach gear into your four-door sedan for a routine Sunday morning Nippers training session at your local surf club? It’s absolutely not possible, in any way, shape, or form...

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$26,990

Hyundai ix35 gets German TÜV NORD environment awards
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Hyundai ix35 gets German TÜV NORD environment awards

Hyundai has picked up a couple of awards in Germany regarding the new Hyundai ix35, more specifically, it's picked up TÜV (Technical Inspection Association) NORD certificates in recognition of its environmental achievements. It's generally accepted as a rule of thumb that anything Germany approves of, especially when talking about efficiency and the environment, normally means it's beyond most expectations...


Hyundai ix35 Eco Drive Challenge
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Hyundai ix35 Eco Drive Challenge

Behind the wheel of the Hyundai ix35 CRDi - eco style When the PR team at Hyundai asked CarAdvice to drive a Hyundai ix35 CRDi from Melbourne to Adelaide, and back to Melbourne again, on a single tank of diesel, I immediately thought of that well known phrase from that Aussie movie The castle, “tell’em they’re dreamin’ ”...