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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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 UK’s Kona Awarded Best Green Fleet Car

Posted by on 23 Apr 2019 under Green Vehicles, Hyundai News, Kona, News

Hyundai Kona Electric

Hyundai Kona Electric

Earlier this year, the Hyundai Kona Electric was named ‘Best Green Fleet Car’ at the Fleet World Awards at Novotel London West. The impressive all-electric crossover showed judges its true worth by offering ‘real-world usability’ and a ‘fun driving experience’.

This award comes as no surprise really as the Korean automaker’s all-electric crossover has already made a name for itself winning other awards as well. Last year it was named Auto Express ‘Affordable Electric Car of the Year’ and ‘Car of the Year’ by Next Green Car. The Hyundai Kona Electric is the latest electrified model from the carmaker joining the Ioniq in their already impressive line-up.


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What You Should Know About The New Hyundai Kona SUV

Posted by on 26 Feb 2019 under Hyundai News, Kona, New Car Launches

Hyundai Kona

The Hyundai Kona

The 2019 Hyundai Kona adds to the Korean automaker’s long list of well-equipped, stylish and functional vehicles. Judging from their overwhelming global success in recent years with the Hyundai Grand i10, Hyundai Tucson and Creda, it’s no surprise that Hyundai is the third best-selling passenger car brand in South Africa.


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Hyundai Wins International Design Excellence Award

Posted by on 13 Nov 2018 under Hyundai News, Kona, Nexo, Santa Fe

Hyundai Design

Hyundai Snags Another Award

Hyundai is once again in the news winning yet another award. This time it’s all about the inverted headlight design that has earned them the International Design Excellence Award.


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Why The Recently Launched Hyundai Kona Is Making Headlines

Posted by on 24 Oct 2018 under Kona

The New Hyundai Kona

The New Hyundai Kona

The long wait is finally over as the new Hyundai Kona is here and we couldn’t be more excited. Hyundai Automotive SA confirmed that the Hyundai Kona will fill the gap between the Creta and the Tucson within a similar price range and stacked with new features and cutting-edge technology. While the compact SUV crossover market in South Africa is filled with top quality cars, the Kona is making headlines for many reasons.


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What Are The Greatest Movie Cars Of All Time?

Posted by on 20 Sep 2018 under Kona

Hyundai Kona Iron Man

Hyundai Kona Iron Man

Hyundai Kona Iron Man Edition

Hyundai commissioned a survey of 2 000 respondents ahead of the UK release of Ant-Man and the Wasp, which features the Hyundai Kona, the new Hyundai Veloster and the upcoming Santa Fe. Cars from the Marvel franchise that also got respondents excited include Tony Stark’s Audi R8 (Iron Man) and Acura NSX (The Avengers), as well as Hank Pym’s Triumph Spitfire (Ant-Man).


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Kona Hailed by ASG as Segment Leader

Posted by on 28 May 2018 under Kona

Hyundai Kona - Segment Leader

Hyundai Kona – Segment Leader

In perhaps one of the most comprehensive and data-driven assessments on the planet, the Hyundai Kona has been singled out for Best Economic Performance and Best 5 All-round Performance in its segment by industry oracle: ASG.


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All-New Kona Plugs in to Power

Posted by on 14 Mar 2018 under Kona

For 17 years, since the first Santa Fe, Hyundai have been a central pillar of the SUV market. Now, with the first all-electric, compact SUV currently debuting at the Geneva Motor show, Hyundai is raising the stakes. The early estimates are unanimous. Even Top Gear has lauded the all-electric Kona for sporting more torque than the Porsche 718 Cayman and the long-range model competes in the hot-hatch arena at 100km/h in just 7.6 seconds. See what else makes this SUV so special…


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