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Luc Donckerwolke, the star designer behind the Hyundai Tucson and Genesis G80, among others, is back at the helm but this time in a brand new role as Chief Creative Officer (CCO). Hyundai Motor Co. created this role as part of its efforts to further bolster the automaker’s position as a global luxury brand.
It seems odd to call a small car ‘Grand’ – that is big, imposing and of course expensive. In this case, you should consider three factors.
Firstly, the Hyundai Grand i10 is a higher spec version of the highly popular i10 which took the market by storm not so long ago, thus Grand.
Hyundai has revealed a teaser of its new concept car which they plan on launching in Europe soon. A recent silhouette of the Hyundai Soapbox car shares some design details with the 45 Concept Car which made headlines a little more than a year ago.
Crossovers, smaller vehicles with the desirable attributes of an SUV, are the most sold cars in almost every market on earth. The higher ride height and more spacious interior, combined with the drivability and economy of a hatchback, appeal to drivers seeking something more, different.
Airbag popping. The definitive signal that your journey has ended prematurely. The idea of an airbag was patented by two British dentists in 1919 – I did not ask why and neither should you. In its modern guise, it started taking shape in the ‘50s and early sixties and was first used commercially in the ‘70s.
Anyone looking for a quality SUV should put the 2020 Hyundai Tucson at the top of their list. Hyundai has unequivocally evolved from its earlier, almost undistinguished, budget cars to manufacturing some of the most stylish and powerful vehicles loaded with features, top of the line specifications and driver comforts.
Considering the competitive nature of the SUV market, introducing the Hyundai Palisade couldn’t have come at a better time. Looking back, Hyundai’s large SUV history in South Africa doesn’t make for good reading except for the Hyundai Terracan. At the time, seasoned off-roaders considered it a more cost-effective option to the Land Cruiser which is impressive in itself.
I have seen the future and it needs work. This work will entail trying to figure out exactly what and how mobility in the future will be. Note the use of mobility as opposed to cars – that distinction at least is clear.
If you are a quiet introvert, someone who eases through life hoping not to be noticed, who settles for a little Marie biscuit rather than a steak sandwich, the Santa Fe is not for you. If you want the full buffet of life, like to laugh and go with friends, don’t mind spending a bit, the Hyundai Santa Fe is a good choice.
The 2020 Hyundai Venue is the automaker’s latest small crossover boasting distinctive styling, impressive performance and fuel economy with a budget-friendly price tag. One of the many standouts on the new Hyundai Venue is the creative and expressive interior bolstered by exceptional cargo space for the segment. Rightly so, this subcompact SUV has been added to the Wards 10 Best Interiors list.