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2020 Hyundai model prices updated, i30 diesel drops manual option

Prices for the 2020 Hyundai i30, 2020 Hyundai Venue and 2020 Hyundai Santa Fe have changed this month as part of an update to the company's line-up. The Hyundai i30 1.6-litre diesel Go and Active models will no longer be available with a manual transmission, as the South Korean car company implements changes across its line-up...

2021 Hyundai i30 Sedan N Line revealed, Australian debut due this year - UPDATE

UPDATE, July 20: Details on the new i30 Sedan N Line's drivetrain have surfaced on a public Australian government database. There are no surprises, but it at least confirms what we can expect. Details added to story below. July 8: If you found the new 2021 i30 Sedan (the renamed 2021 Hyundai Elantra) a polarising proposition, how about this: the i30 Sedan N Line...

Hyundai i30 N performance sedan: is this how it will look?

Hyundai's i30 N sedan has been imagined in the above computer illustration by NY Mammoth, posted on The Korean Car Blog. Although the model is yet to be formally confirmed – despite spy photos of development vehicles – the Hyundai Elantra N, as it's known overseas, is expected to arrive in Australia in 2021 as the sedan variant of the Hyundai i30 N hot hatch...

2021 Hyundai i30N due early next year: more power, sharper look

Hyundai is putting the finishing touches on the updated i30N, testing in the German summer at the Nurburgring race circuit ahead of a likely showroom arrival in Australia early next year. As has been reported, the update to Hyundai’s first ever hot hatch will coincide with the arrival of the current model’s midlife facelift...

Hyundai i30 and Elantra recalled for fire risk, nearly 90,000 cars included

Hyundai Australia has issued a recall of 87,499 of its 2007-2011 model-year i30 hatchback (shown above) and 2006-2011 Elantra small sedan (shown below) due to a defective circuit board that may increase risk of fire, with two known fires reported on Australian i30 cars...

Hyundai i30 Sedan gets N-Line treatment, due in Australia late 2020

Following in the tyre tracks of the Hyundai i30 N-Line 'warm hatch' – which bridged the gap between mainstream i30 models and the full-blown i30N hot hatch – Hyundai is poised to give its small sedan sibling a modest performance boost. The Hyundai Elantra will be renamed the Hyundai i30 sedan when the new model arrives in showrooms later this year...

CarAdvice podcast: How Coronavirus is affecting the industry, and Mandy's last show!

This week on the podcast is Mandy Turner, James Ward, and Mike Stevens. In car news, police suspend mass random breath testing in some states amid the coronavirus outbreak, details for the 2020 Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR have been released, a 'Sporty' Subaru Forester is bound for Australia, Volkswagen is targeting zero crashes by 2050, and Mike checks out some of the headline stories from the week...

2021 Hyundai i30 Sedan (Elantra) revealed

Hyundai has unveiled its new-generation Elantra sedan, due in Australia later this year as the 2020 Hyundai i30 Sedan. Market observers have long held the i30 badge could top Corolla sales in Australia if it had the same advantage enjoyed by the small Toyota and others: five-door hatch and four-door sedan wearing the same badge...

2020 Hyundai i30 update revealed

The Hyundai i30 - Australia’s second top-selling passenger car - has been revealed in its mid-cycle updated form today ahead of a world premiere in Geneva next week. The company has revealed the MY20 versions of all three i30 body styles offered in Europe: hatch, Fastback, and wagon...

2021 Hyundai i30 facelift teased

The facelifted Hyundai i30 has been teased ahead of its debut at the 2020 Geneva motor show in March. The teaser sketches clearly show the i30 will gain a revised set of headlights with V-shaped daytime running lights, and a more assertive design. These flank a wider and more forceful interpretation of the company's cascading grille design, and brings the i30's front end look into line with both the latest i10 city hatch and the Sonata sedan...

2021 Hyundai i30 caught on camera ahead of update later this year

Australia’s top-selling hatchback, the Hyundai i30, is getting a mild makeover inside and out. These spy photos of a camouflaged prototype testing in the European winter show the changes will be subtle but worthwhile. The overall shape of the headlights and tail-lights appears to remain the same, but top end models will wear a new LED light signature front and rear, as these images show despite the masks...