Hyundai’s New Valve Tech Making A Big Difference

Posted by on 22 Jul 2019 under Future Tech, Green Vehicles, Hyundai, Hyundai News, News, Sonata

Hyundai's CVVD Engine

Hyundai Introduces Continuous Variable Valve Duration

Now at the fiftieth anniversary of the moon landing, Hyundai has declared: “A small step for a valve, a giant leap for valve kind.”

Okay, that is a bit of a stretch, but some kind of valve timing control has been around for fifty years, and Hyundai has just added the crucial next step.


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Hyundai And The Art Of Artificial Intelligence

Posted by on 12 Jul 2019 under Future Tech, Hyundai, Hyundai News, Kona, News, Sonata

Hyundai X Christie's

Hyundai’s Art Of Artificial Intelligence

Technology can be both good and bad. Flight has allowed us to break the bonds of gravity and travel easily to far lands, to space. It has also led to aerial warfare, the horrors stretching from Guernica to Hiroshima, Indochina to 9/11. Flight is not good or bad, it’s how you use it…


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Hyundai’s Clever Cockpit Takes The Chaos Out Of School Runs

Posted by on 03 Jul 2019 under Future Tech, Hyundai, Hyundai News

Hyundai Logo

Hyundai Invents A Clever Cockpit

“I have spent the entire afternoon in the car, but no trip was more than four kilometres long.” This was an actual quote from a work-from-home mom in Cape Town’s southern suburbs.

If you have two kids or more at more than one school, chances are that this is your life. Every afternoon is an extra-mural merry go round.
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Hyundai Keeping Hydrogen In The Fuel Mix

Posted by on 24 Jun 2019 under Future Tech, Green Vehicles, Hyundai, Hyundai News, News

Hyundai Hydrogen Fuel

Hyundai Hydrogen Fuel

Around a decade ago hydrogen fuel cell vehicles were considered the solution to our dirty road networks, with only water coming out the exhaust and refueling that takes the same time as filling with petrol or diesel.


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Hyundai Celebrates Women’s Soccer With The World

Posted by on 18 Jun 2019 under Hyundai, Hyundai News, News

2020 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Hyundai Elantra

Globally Hyundai cars are very popular with women as well as with traditional male buyers. Hyundai celebrates this phenomenon through its sponsorship of the FIFA Women’s World Cup currently playing off in France.


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Elantra – Making Your Trip So Much Safer

Posted by on 06 Jun 2019 under Elantra, Hyundai, Hyundai News, New Car Launches

2020 Hyundai Elantra

2020 Hyundai Elantra

Everyone multitasks when driving, even if we’re only thinking about work. So you have an entire road network full of vehicles driven by people not quite paying 100% attention. You know you are a great driver, but others may not be so good. The result? 94% of serious accidents involve human error.


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KONA Iron Man – A Treat For Hard-Core Marvel Fans

Posted by on 30 May 2019 under Hyundai News, Kona, New Car Launches, Veloster

KONA Iron Man

KONA Iron Man

A college kid in a red Veloster pulls up at a light next to a cop car. Aggressive revving starts, cops glare in disbelief, the kid looks embarrassed and perplexed. Wheels spin, smoke. The camera pans wider – there is a very small Veloster between the big cars making all the noise. Purple body, orange flames, big tires, huge exhaust – the full comic treatment.


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New Hyundai Design Chief’s Three Big Challenges

Posted by on 23 May 2019 under Creta, Hyundai, Hyundai News, Kona, Santa Fe, Tucson

Simon Loasby

Simon Loasby

As challenges go, these are biggies.

Simon Loasby’s key role will be to further develop Sensuous Sportiness – Hyundai’s new design identity. He will also play a pivotal role in deciding exactly how Hyundai cars will look in the future. And if that is not enough, he needs to sustain and grow Hyundai’s global SUV campaign.


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Hyundai Motor Group Appoints José Muñoz As New COO

Posted by on 16 May 2019 under Hyundai, Hyundai News, News

José Muñoz

José Muñoz – New Hyundai COO

The Hyundai Motor Group has announced the appointment of their new global Chief Operating Officer, José Muñoz. The former Nissan Chief Performance Officer will now oversee global operations strategy and implementation primarily focusing on improving brand performance and ensuring profitable growth. Muñoz will report directly to Hyundai’s top leadership based in Seoul while but he is based in Fountain Valley, California.


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Change Performance Levels With The Hyundai Mobile App

Posted by on 08 May 2019 under Future Tech, General, Hyundai News

Hyundai's Industry-First Smartphone App

Hyundai’s Industry-First Smartphone App

The Hyundai Motor Group has announced the development of an industry-first smartphone app that allows users to customise primary vehicle functions. This is better known as ‘smartphone-electric vehicle pairing performance-based technology’. Drivers simply access the mobile app using their smartphones to change the performance output of their Hyundai.


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