Hyundai Automotive South Africa

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    The Hyundai Motor Company introduced its all-new Venue this week at the New York Motor Show, to join its larger siblings Kona, Creta, Tucson and Santa Fe in the Korean manufacturer’s SUV model line-up.
    The Venue – packed with a host of premium driver safety and convenience technologies – will be the smallest and most affordable Hyundai SUV when it arrives at dealerships in the...

    The Hyundai Motor Company introduced its all-new Venue this week at the New York Motor Show, to join its larger siblings Kona, Creta, Tucson and Santa Fe in the Korean manufacturer’s SUV model line-up.

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    The Hyundai Kona and Kona Electric CUV models were together named the winner of the 2019 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year by the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year automotive media jury.
    This is the first time that a Hyundai Crossover Utility Vehicle model has won the Utility Vehicle of the Year category. The winner of the CUV category is announced...

    The Hyundai Kona and Kona Electric CUV models were together named the winner of the 2019 North American Utility Vehicle of the Year by the North American Car, Utility and Truck of the Year automotive media jury.

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    Hyundai’s fourth-generation Santa Fe has arrived in South Africa with a new, premium design, advanced technology, more space and with comfort features that makes it worthy of the model’s flagship status in the brand’s local vehicle range.
    This “ambassador for the brand’s new design language”, as Hyundai Motor Group’s new design chief Luc Donckerwolke refers to the new Santa...

    Hyundai’s fourth-generation Santa Fe has arrived in South Africa with a new, premium design, advanced technology, more space and with comfort features that makes it worthy of the model’s flagship status in the brand’s local vehicle range.

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    Beautiful, perky new Kona crossover makes a bold statement for Hyundai in South Africa
    With a bold front and rear design, confident and unique, the all-new Hyundai Kona has arrived in South Africa to fill an important slot as an eye-catching crossover model in Hyundai Automotive South Africa’s local line-up.
    Hyundai’s new crossover model is launched in the local market with...

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    ­­Hyundai i30 N cars in Durban just passing by to Oz
    Social media and online motoring sites were buzzing this week after pictures circulated of Hyundai i30 N models spotted in the Durban harbour. However, the i30 Ns were not destined for a local launch of the exciting performance model of Hyundai, but were in transit to Australia.
    The i30 N, launched in 2017 at the Frankfurt...

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    Two Hyundai SUVs get fresh new look, new gearboxes, and changed line-up
     
    Two of Hyundai’s top-selling models in South Africa – the Tucson and Creta sports utility vehicles (SUVs) – have been launched with fresh new design features and new gearboxes and a few derivative changes for the Tucson range.
    Hyundai’s Tucson, which has been a top-contender in its market segment since...

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    Hyundai’s popular H1 Bus gets a bold, fresh new look
    Hyundai’s popular H1 Bus has received a bold new face in a make-over that is bound to elevate this market-leader as an even bigger favourite among customers in need of a competent people-carrier that offers great value for money.
    The whole nose section of the H1 has been redesigned, giving the 9-seater bus, and its panel...

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    Hyundai’s i20 gets smarter, with a refreshed design and new flagship derivative
    Hyundai Automotive South Africa is continuing its success in the segment for mid-sized hatchbacks by introducing a refreshed i20 line-up with a more modern design, and the addition of a 1.4 Active flagship derivative.
    “The i20 is one of our important models and has been one of our top-selling cars...

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    Hyundai’s NEXO and Kona honoured with prestigious Red Dot Award
    Hyundai Motor has won two of this year’s Red Dot Design Awards, one of the most renowned international design and innovation prizes. Hyundai’s NEXO, its new Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle, and the Kona, the new subcompact SUV launched last year, were awarded in the Cars and Motorcycles category.
    The Kona gained...

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    WardsAuto chooses Hyundai Kona for list of 10 Best Interiors
    The sleek and modern interior of Hyundai’s new Kona’s s was acknowledged by the editors of WardsAuto in the United States of America, which rated it among this year’s Wards 10 Best Interiors list.
    “The Kona smashes the notion that a small-vehicle interior will be bland or have low-quality materials,” said Christie...

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    New EX8 Mighty truck boosts Hyundai’s commercial vehicle range in SA
    Hyundai Automotive South Africa’s commercial vehicle range has received a healthy injection with the launch of the new Mighty EX8 truck, boasting several new features and an industry-leading factory warranty that makes it a formidable contender in its market segment.
    The new Mighty EX8 – a successor of the...

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    Rejuvenated Hyundai Grand i10 range gets a new derivative and revised features
    Hyundai has rejuvenated its Grand i10 range in South Africa with new features and added a new entry derivative to give this popular entry-level model a fresh appeal in the local automotive market.
    The Grand i10 hatchback, which is the smallest new car in the local Hyundai range, has taken over the...

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    Hyundai IONIQ wins Women’s World Car of the Year ‘Supreme Award’
    In the eighth edition of the Women’s World Car of the Year awards the Hyundai IONIQ has won the ‘Supreme Award.’ All three models in the range – the IONIQ Electric, Hybrid and Plug-in hybrid – were treated as one car for voting purposes.
    To identify the supreme winner, the Women’s World Car of the Year jury...

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    Hyundai’s i30 N is built for serious driving fun
    The i30 N, revealed to the public at the Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany, is Hyundai Motor’s first high-performance car under the N line up. Built on the New Generation i30, the i30 N has been developed from the ground up to deliver maximum driving pleasure in everyday life on the road, as well as on the track.
    N was born in...

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    Hyundai introduces AWD Tucson Sport with Elite spec level, Dual Clutch Transmission
    Following the success of the very attractive Tucson 1.6 TGDI Executive Sport with its eye-catching body skirts, black 19-inch wheels and bold exhaust pipes, Hyundai Automotive South Africa has decided to give the top-of-the-range All-Wheel Drive Tucson 1.6 TGDI Elite the same treatment, and to...

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    Hyundai IONIQ awarded a Green Good Design Award
    The 2017 Hyundai IONIQ has been crowned with a 2017 Green Good Design Award that celebrates important examples of sustainable designs and provide awareness on what companies are designing and producing to make the most positive impact on the environment.
    The Green Good Design Award is a development from Good Design, which was...

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    Hyundai’s bold and beautiful Tucson Sport ticks the right boxes
    More than 7 500 third-generation Hyundai Tucsons were sold here in 13 months since its South African launch last year – claiming a 16,5% share in its segment. That is one of several good reasons to put a body kit on this popular SUV model, as well as four big and very good-looking black alloy wheels and a pair of...

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    New Hyundai Elantra raises the bar and introduces a hot, sporty derivative
    Hyundai’s all-new Elantra has arrived in South Africa – with its new attractive design lines and an exciting flagship derivative that boasts a 150 kW turbocharged petrol engine and a 7-speed Dual Clutch Transmission, which thoroughly earns its Sport moniker.
    Building on the outstanding design and...

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    Hyundai Santa Fe conquers Antarctic, driven by great grandson of Sir Ernest Shackleton

    30-day expedition achieves first crossing of the coldest and driest continent on earth by passenger car.
    Standard 2.2-litre diesel Hyundai Santa Fe with limited modifications traverses continent from Union Camp to McMurdo and back again.
    Expedition made into short film – log on to:...

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    Hyundai’s Grand i10 gets fresh new look
    Hyundai’s Grand i10 – a small hatchback that has great appeal among young first car buyers, car rental companies and families looking for a second vehicle as a run-around – has received a fresh new appearance with the addition of a few new body panels and new wheels.
    First launched in South Africa in 2014, the Grand i10 has been a solid...

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    Leading German car magazine rates Hyundai i20 as best-in-class

    Hyundai wins head-to-head comparison against leading European rivals
    Consistent praise from motoring media
    Small hatchback provides solid, competitive basis for Hyundai WRC rally contender

    One of Germany’s most respected motoring magazines has judged the Hyundai i20 hatchback as the best car in its class, in...

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    Hyundai grows i20 range with new 1.4-litre automatic derivative
    Hyundai Automotive South Africa has expanded its popular i20 range with the addition of a new 1,4-litre engine derivative, fitted with an automatic gearbox and an attractive package of standard features.
    The new i20 1.4 Motion Automatic, with a recommended retail price of R249 900, takes its slot in the middle of...