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Hyundai i30cw Challenge - 1000km on one tank?

Anthony Crawford and I are setting off on a bit of a challenge tomorrow morning, we will be driving a bright red manual Hyundai i30cw diesel from Anthony's house in Sydney to my house in Brisbane, a distance of exactly 934 kilometres. By Alborz Fallah According to the Hyundai's official fuel efficiency figures, the manual variant can manage a rating of 4...

Hyundai i20 production moves to Europe

Hyundai will shift more than one-third of its i20 production from India to Europe by the middle of next year in order to gain from EU tax benefits. Although Hyundai has not yet made a final decision on where the i20's production will be moved to, it is considered most likely that the firm's Turkish plant will win the deal...

Hyundai i30 wins category in Targa rally

A little over a week ago we brought you news of Hyundai's i30 CRDi competing in the 'Modern Challenge' category of the 2009 QUIT Targa West tarmac rally. Well, after completing all 30 stages the i30 SX CRDi Green Diesel production car cruised to win its class running consistently through them all and winning the SS4 Kalamunda stage...

Hyundai ix35 revealed ahead of Frankfurt

When we last brought you pics of Hyundai's ix35 it was very heavily disguised in black padding. Well so as not to disappoint in the lead up to Frankfurt, Hyundai have today revealed a few uncovered pics for the world to see. The brand's latest SUV showcases Hyundai’s distinctive new ‘fluidic sculpture’ design language and features such design cues as the pronounced hexagonal grille, which will become a recognisable family attribute...

Hyundai ix35 to be revealed at Frankfurt

CarAdvice will be at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month, when Hyundai reveals its crossover model, the ix35, which will replace the Tucson. CarAdvice obtained spy shots of the vehicle during testing in Sweden back in February of this year, and from what we saw, this should be well received when it goes on sale...

Hyundai i30 diesel on track for another Targa win

Following its success last year, the Hyundai i30 SX CRDi will aim to retain its crown as class winner of the ‘Modern Challenge’ category in this year’s 2009 QUIT Targa West tarmac rally. This year’s competition sees a record 99 vehicles entries, with the ‘Modern Challenge’ category attracting an 9 impressive competitors including a Nissan GTR 35, a Ferrari 575M GTC, a Subaru Impreza WRX STI and an Audi S4...

Hyundai Santa Fe - Long Term Update

2009 Hyundai Santa Fe - Long Term Review: Update The last time we left you with a cliff hanger. Was there really an issue with the Santa Fe's suspension? Would the car fare well off road? Would I definitely put on more weight if I tried to eat any more cheeseburgers? Fear not dear friends, we have the answers. But first, let's deal with how the car is currently performing...

Hyundai i10 a massive hit in UK

For many in the automotive industry, the news that Hyundai has cracked the top 10 in the sales charts in Britain won’t really come as a big surprise. This Korean car company continues to gain favour from motorists around the world due to one very big positive - it builds very good cars at very good prices...

Hyundai sales jump to fourth for July

Despite the tough economic times Hyundai has defied the odds to jump in to fourth place on the VFACTS vehicle sales chart for the month of July, selling 6226 new vehicles -  a Hyundai Motor Company Australia (HMCA) record. The result sees Hyundai as the only top ten brand to increase sales in July with its market share growing to 8.3 per cent...

Hyundai joins hybrid race

Hyundai today launched its first hybrid car, the Elantra LPI, to the domestic (South Korean) market to satisfy a growing appetite for fuel-saving vehicles and to improve the image of the company's technology. The Elantra LPI, a hybrid model of its popular compact sedan, uses liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and lithium-ion polymer batteries...

2010 Hyundai Santa Fe facelift spied

With the new generation Hyundai Tucson replacement receiving all the attention, it was only a matter of time before a prototype of its bigger brother was spied on the roads. Beneath this camouflage lies a facelifted version of the next Hyundai Santa Fe which is set to breathe new life into the range before the new generation model arrives...