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2017 Hyundai i30 wagon teased

The next-generation Hyundai i30 wagon has been teased ahead of its debut at the Geneva motor show, which takes place in early March. At the front we expect the i30 wagon to be a mirror image of the hatch that will go on sale in Australia in April...

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Genesis G70 drops camouflage in Australia
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Genesis G70 drops camouflage in Australia

Nowhere in the world has Hyundai's upcoming Genesis G70 sedan been spied in a more revealing state than the example shown here. Parked up in the sleepy Victorian alpine town of Bright, 320 kilometres north-east of Melbourne, the new G70 was spied by CarAdvice readers John and Thomas...


2017 Hyundai Sonata Active review
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2017 Hyundai Sonata Active review

The 2017 Hyundai Sonata Active is a comfortable mid-size sedan that would would be well suited to singles, couples and small families. So why isn't it on the radar?


2018 Hyundai Accent sedan revealed  in Toronto
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2018 Hyundai Accent sedan revealed in Toronto

The all-new 2018 Hyundai Accent sedan has been revealed this week at the Canadian motor show in Toronto. Like the current car, the Accent will be offered in both hatchback and sedan bodies, though the new model is longer and wider than its predecessor in both forms, while also offering more space between the axles...


CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for February 17, 2017
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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for February 17, 2017

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


Hyundai ute "now moving forward", ute-based SUV on the cards
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Hyundai ute "now moving forward", ute-based SUV on the cards

Hyundai's commercial division is desperate for a ute, and years of presenting business cases to the company's Korean headquarters have finally paid off: the project is now moving forward. While the Hyundai Santa Cruz concept depicted a lifestyle ute, it's not the vehicle Hyundai has pitched to its global headquarters...


Hyundai product onslaught to commence with Santa Fe, Veloster, Sonata and new small SUV
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Hyundai product onslaught to commence with Santa Fe, Veloster, Sonata and new small SUV

Hyundai is set to kick off a busy 18-month product onslaught with the launch of the all-new 2017 Hyundai i30 in April. The new i30 is set to replace the successful GD model and will be joined this year by a significant Sonata reveal and the brand's all-new small SUV...


2017 Hyundai Santa Fe V6 set to make a permanent return
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2017 Hyundai Santa Fe V6 set to make a permanent return

Hyundai Australia says the success of its limited edition Hyundai Santa Fe 30 Special Edition means it's slated for a permanent return to the Santa Fe range. Speaking to media at the launch of the 2017 Hyundai i30, Hyundai Australia chief operating officer, Scott Grant, said the success of a petrol V6 in Santa Fe shows that buyers enjoyed the power on tap from the naturally aspirated V6...


Hyundai i30 pricing could increase to chase richer product mix
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Hyundai i30 pricing could increase to chase richer product mix

Hyundai Australia is expected to announce pricing for the next-generation i30 shortly and prices are expected to go up as the company chases a richer product mix. Speaking to media at the 2017 Hyundai i30 launch in Korea, Hyundai chief operating officer, Scott Grant, suggested Hyundai would seek to recover the cost of added value in i30 pricing...


2017 Hyundai i30 expected to achieve five star safety rating
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2017 Hyundai i30 expected to achieve five star safety rating

While vehicle safety is important across all segments, it's arguably family vehicles that require the closest attention to detail, which is why Hyundai is still making a call on final safety specifications for the all-new Hyundai i30. With the vehicle due to go on sale locally in April, Hyundai is yet to lock in a standard specification for the range, which means AEB may not be available on entry level models...


2017 Hyundai i30 specifications firm ahead of local launch
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2017 Hyundai i30 specifications firm ahead of local launch

Specifications and pricing for the 2017 Hyundai i30 are yet to be announced, but we can reveal more detail about the Australian specification due to launch locally in April this year. A product presentation shown to Australian media today reveals a host of new details about the 2017 PD Hyundai i30, which replaces the very successful GD model that will begin runout in the coming months...


Hyundai i30 N hot hatch: Official details revealed
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Hyundai i30 N hot hatch: Official details revealed

Hyundai's upcoming performance hot hatch, the i30 N, has been inadvertently revealed during a presentation. The i30 N will debut with two models - a 250hp (186kW) model and a 275hp (205kW) performance package variant. The car will also debut Hyundai's first 'E-LSD' system, an electronically-controlled mechanical limited-slip front differential...


North America's 2018 Hyundai Accent teased
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North America's 2018 Hyundai Accent teased

An all-new 2018 Hyundai Accent will make its world premiere at next week's Canadian motor show in Toronto, the Korean car maker has confirmed today, but it won't be coming our way. Although Australia's current model first launched here in 2011 and will undoubtedly be due for replacement in the next 12 to 18 months, Hyundai Australia has confirmed we won't see this one...


2018 Hyundai Sonata facelift spied
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2018 Hyundai Sonata facelift spied

A heavily-disguised prototype believed to be the facelifted Hyundai Sonata has been spotted this week during cold weather testing. While the majority of the medium sedan's sheetmetal is concealed under the heavy black-and-white disguise, the new face and tail-lights are partially visible, showing that the new Sonata will draw inspiration from the recently-revealed 2017 i30 hatch...


We built a Hyundai Tucson from scratch in the Czech Republic, and we brought it home
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We built a Hyundai Tucson from scratch in the Czech Republic, and we brought it home

When you walk into a Hyundai dealership to check out a Hyundai Tucson, you likely don't think of much work goes into building it in the Czech Republic before you write a cheque and drive out the door. Okay, fine, enough with the check, cheque and Czech puns. Last year, CarAdvice jetted off to the Czech Republic to visit Hyundai's giant $2...


2018 Hyundai Veloster spied testing
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2018 Hyundai Veloster spied testing

The next-generation 2018 Hyundai Veloster has been spied testing this week, offering a fresh look at the Korean car maker's next sports hatch. Last year, grainy shots out of the company's homeland delivered the first evidence that a new Veloster was on the way, revealing what is still the clearest view of the new model's rear end...


2007 Hyundai Grandeur recalled for seat fix: 50 vehicles affected
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2007 Hyundai Grandeur recalled for seat fix: 50 vehicles affected

Hyundai has issued a recall for 50 of its 2007 Hyundai Grandeur over concerns the driver's side power seat switch may not operate properly when driving. The Korean manufacturer reports that the intermittent operations of the seat when the vehicle is in motion may cause driver distraction and result in difficulty controlling the vehicle, posing a hazard to the driver and other road users...


Hyundai Ioniq self-driving prototypes, electric scooters, powered exoskeletons debut at CES
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Hyundai Ioniq self-driving prototypes, electric scooters, powered exoskeletons debut at CES

Hyundai has brought a number of high-tech concepts to this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, including a fleet of self-driving cars that will be plying the public roads around the show's many convention buildings. Self-driving Ioniq Electric The autonomous Ioniq models include Lidar sensors, which are hidden behind the front bumpers rather than mounted on the roof...


Mercedes-Benz developing seats that will squirm beneath your bum
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Mercedes-Benz developing seats that will squirm beneath your bum

The world of automotive technology offers up some intriguing twists and turns, and soon a Mercedes-Benz seat could twist and turn you, the driver. Huh? That’s what we thought, but the German luxury brand has revealed at CES 2017 that it is developing new active seats under its “Fit & Healthy” in-car functions banner...


Hyundai sub-compact SUV spied inside and out ahead of Australian launch
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Hyundai sub-compact SUV spied inside and out ahead of Australian launch

Hyundai's new sub-compact SUV has been spied, both inside and out, during testing in Germany. This new crossover is thought to be mechanically related to the Hyundai ix25 and Creta, which have been on sale in China and India, respectively, since 2015. Despite their reportedly shared underpinnings, this new crossover has been developed with wealthier and more developed markets in mind...