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Hyundai i30 N review: A surprise hot hatch star is born
4.5 stars

Hyundai i30 N review: A surprise hot hatch star is born

By Mike Lowe

We come screeching around the a corner of a track, warm rubber cutting the sidelines and barely keeping out of the gravel, before firing off down the straight in sixth gear and then quickly adjusting down to third for a tight cone-crafted chicane. In... Read more

You can now unlock your Hyundai and get it warmed up using Amazon Alexa

You can now unlock your Hyundai and get it warmed up using Amazon Alexa

By Max Langridge

Hyundai has now made it possible for us to be even lazier as the car company has announced it has added a Blue Link skill for its connected car service to Amazon Alexa. What it means is that you can ask any Alexa-enabled device to start the engine of... Read more

Hyundai Ioniq Electric review: Fully charged
4.0 stars

Hyundai Ioniq Electric review: Fully charged

By Chris Hall

Hyundai has opted to launch three different green driving solutions in one with the new Ioniq. The idea is simple: Hyundai offers one platform and you choose whether you want Hybrid, Electric or Plug-in Hybrid. Options are few, making this a relatively... Read more

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid review: Hitting the road in Hyundai's happy hybrid
4.0 stars

Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid review: Hitting the road in Hyundai's happy hybrid

By Chris Hall

The Hyundai Ioniq spans Hyundai's eco ambitions, offering hybrid, electric and plug-in hybrid options, all based on the same overall car design. The idea is to present a "no compromise" offering, according to Hyundai, an "e" vehicle that's driven by emotion... Read more

Hyundai Ioniq: Tesla might have shown us the way, but Hyundai's likely to get us there

Hyundai Ioniq: Tesla might have shown us the way, but Hyundai's likely to get us there

By Chris Hall

Hyundai has pulled the covers off the Ioniq in Europe, a new green car that uniquely provides the choice of three power options: hybrid, electric and plug-in hybrid.The Ioniq is not only Hyundai's first hybrid model, it's also its first electric car,... Read more

Hyundai Ioniq: This is what Hyundai's first all-electric vehicle looks like

Hyundai Ioniq: This is what Hyundai's first all-electric vehicle looks like

By Elyse Betters

Hyundai is getting ready to debut its first all-electric vehicle, the Ioniq.To get you pumped for the big reveal, the South Korean car maker has published new teaser shots of the car and announced details about it.The teasers are two renderings, both... Read more

Hyundai and Kia tease the wacky and wonderful future of vehicles

Hyundai and Kia tease the wacky and wonderful future of vehicles

By Luke Edwards

Every year Hyundai and Kia hold their R&D Idea Festival. This is where engineers have the opportunity to create what they see as the future of vehicles.This year ten entries made it to the final presentation stage after just six months of development... Read more

Hyundai Tucson first drive: Attractive affordable adventure with all the trimmings

Hyundai Tucson first drive: Attractive affordable adventure with all the trimmings

By Luke Edwards

The compact SUV is fast becoming one of the more popular choices of car for families and adventurers alike. With Asian manufacturers producing higher specced vehicles at affordable prices it's little wonder the Chelsea tractor has become a common inner... Read more

Hyundai now lets you voice control its cars remotely with Apple Watch

Hyundai now lets you voice control its cars remotely with Apple Watch

By Elyse Betters

If you own a Hyundai car and an Apple Watch, you just got some new functionality between the two: the ability to remotely control your vehicle from your wrist.The Android Wear version of the Hyundai's Blue Link app, which launched earlier this year, allowed... Read more

Hyundai launches Android Wear app for controlling its cars, with Apple Watch app coming soon

Hyundai launches Android Wear app for controlling its cars, with Apple Watch app coming soon

By Elyse Betters

If you own a Hyundai car and an Android Wear watch, you just got some new functionality between the two, such as being able to remotely control your car.The Android Wear version of Hyundai's Blue Link app has just landed on Google Play, giving drivers... Read more

You can now use an Android Wear watch to remotely control your Hyundai car

You can now use an Android Wear watch to remotely control your Hyundai car

By Elyse Betters

If you own a Hyundai car as well as an Android Wear watch, you just got some cool and new integration between the two.First of all: you can now remotely control your car. A new Android Wear version of Hyundai's Blue Link app has just been announced, giving... Read more

Rockar Hyundai revolutionises car buying: Online, in-store, no car salespeople

Rockar Hyundai revolutionises car buying: Online, in-store, no car salespeople

By Chris Hall

Hyundai wants to revolutionise the way we buy cars, with an alterative approach to the traditional car showroom and salesperson.Partnering with Rockar.com - founded by Simon Dixon of jamjar.com fame - Rockar Hyundai wants to offer a car buying experience... Read more

Hyundai gets stunt drivers to dive out of moving cars to show them self-driving

Hyundai gets stunt drivers to dive out of moving cars to show them self-driving

By Luke Edwards

We've heard of cars driving themselves in convoys, but never seen it looking so cool. Hyundai has got a bunch of daredevils to dive from moving cars onto a truck bed, while the cars carry on driving.The best bit isn't just the Hyundai Advanced Smart Cruise... Read more

Hyundai Genesis car will be controlled by your wearables including Google Glass

Hyundai Genesis car will be controlled by your wearables including Google Glass

By Luke Edwards

Hyundai has just announced that its 2015 Genesis model will be smart, thanks to Blue Link which will allow it to be controlled using wearable gadgets, including Google Glass.Blue Link is Hyundai's cloud-based platform that mediates between the car and... Read more

Hyundai and Kia vehicles to gain Android-based navigation systems by end of 2013

Hyundai and Kia vehicles to gain Android-based navigation systems by end of 2013

By Jake Smith

Car makers Hyundai and Kia (32.8 per cent owned by the Hyundai Motor Company) will become the first to incorporate Android into their in-car navigation systems, according to South Korean media reports. The two will move away from their own in-house software,... Read more

Hyundai i40 Tourer review
4.0 stars

Hyundai i40 Tourer review

By Chris Hall

If you're looking for an estate car, then you're spoilt for choice. The Hyundai i40 Tourer joins a growing army of options to consider.Not only are there the large estate models, like the Passat or the A6, but in many cases shorter-wheelbase options,... Read more

Driving the Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: The world's first production hydrogen fuel cell car

Driving the Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell: The world's first production hydrogen fuel cell car

By Chris Hall

"It's right here, it's right now", said Tony Whitehorn, Hyundai UK president and CEO. He wasn't quoting Fat Boy Slim, but talking about hydrogen, which Hyundai is making a serious commitment to as a future fuel for cars, as an alternative to conventional... Read more

Hyundai to use Google Maps APIs in 2013 Blue Link in-car system

Hyundai to use Google Maps APIs in 2013 Blue Link in-car system

By Rik Henderson

Hyundai has partnered with Google in the US to integrate Google Maps application programming interfaces (APIs) in its Blue Link telematics platform. This will improve search functionality of its in-car system, including voice search.Other features to... Read more

Hyundai Santa Fe Premium SE pictures and hands-on

Hyundai Santa Fe Premium SE pictures and hands-on

By Chris Hall

The new Santa Fe is a new car on a new platform, Hyundai tell us, taking this four-by-four SUV beyond the facelifted 2010 model that's done surprisingly well in the UK.The SUV market has exploded in recent years, with larger platform cars coming from... Read more

Hyundai Veloster Turbo SE pictures and hands-on

Hyundai Veloster Turbo SE pictures and hands-on

By Chris Hall

The Hyundai Veloster is a strange beast. The Korean company pushes it as two cars in one: from the driver's side, it's a coupe; from the passenger side, ia hatchback. Some might argue that, rather than being a coupe, it’s a simply a strange four-door... Read more

Hyundai Veloster 1.6GDi Sport DCT
3.0 stars

Hyundai Veloster 1.6GDi Sport DCT

By Joe Simpson

In the words of Monty Python: now for something completely different. Well, as different as things get in the seemingly ever-samey world of cars. Because the Hyundai Veloster you see in the picture above is a unique beast. Ever had the desire for a two-door... Read more

Hyundai IT teases 70-inch table/monitor combo

Hyundai IT teases 70-inch table/monitor combo

By Rik Henderson

At first glance, you could be forgiven for thinking that this is an iPhone 4 laying on a plinth or dock and, in some respects, you wouldn't be far from the truth. However, while it is touchscreen and comes with the ability to be app-laden, it is slightly... Read more

Hyundai Mobile ditches UK launch plans

Hyundai Mobile ditches UK launch plans

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Hyundai's plans to launch its mobile phones into the UK market have been scrapped. Oxfordshire-based Hyundai Mobile UK was due to enter the competitive UK market in the first half of 2009, following an announcement in January, but the collapse of its... Read more

Hyundai to launch MB-910 mobile phone watch in UK

Hyundai to launch MB-910 mobile phone watch in UK

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Hyundai Mobile has announced it is to launch a watch phone in the UK. Likely beating LG's touch watch phone to market, Hyundai says the new GPRS tri-band wrist-based blower will go on sale late in the second quarter of 2009. The "MB-910" (compare to LG's... Read more

Hyundai Dolphin phone debuts

Hyundai Dolphin phone debuts

By Stuart Miles

Can you hear the sound of the dolphins? Well that's the hope of Hyundai with the MB-490i dolphin phone announced at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The new phone, which takes design aspiration from, you guessed it, a dolphin will feature dolphins... Read more

Hyundai Mobile to launch in the UK

Hyundai Mobile to launch in the UK

By Amy-Mae Elliott

Hyundai has entered the UK's mobile phone market with the launch of Hyundai Mobile UK. Following success in Hungary, Slovenia and Germany, Hyundai Mobile, that will be based in Oxfordshire, says it aims to reach a market share of 3-5% within five years.... Read more

Hyundai HED-5 i-mode makes green splash in US

Hyundai HED-5 i-mode makes green splash in US

By Adam Vaughan

Hyundai's concept eco car is going into production in the US. The HED-5 i-mode, which was first unveiled at the Geneva Motor Show earlier this year, appeared at the LA Motor Show with a new engine aimed at the North American market. Unlike the diesel... Read more

Special edition Santa Fe on the way

Special edition Santa Fe on the way

By Jonathan Goddard

A new Hyundai Santa Fe limited edition model will offer around a grand's worth of additional equipment over the usual CDX model. Diesel powered, the Hyundai Santa Fe Limited is available as either a 5 seater for £23,795 or a 7 seater for £24,895, with... Read more

Hyundai European C-segment hatchback coming

Hyundai European C-segment hatchback coming

By Jonathan Goddard

Hyundai will unveil its new European C-segment hatchback at its press conference at the Geneva Motor Show on Tuesday 6 March 2007. Codenamed FD, this will be the first ever car from the Korean manufacturer designed specifically for the European market.... Read more

Exports of South Korean cars will hit a record high this year

Exports of South Korean cars will hit a record high this year

By Jonathan Goddard

The Koreans are coming. Exports of South Korean cars and parts will hit a record high of £23 billion by the end of the year. The ministry of commerce, industry and energy in Seoul said auto exports were expected to reach 2.7 million units, up 11.9% from... Read more

Hyundai release first pictures of the Arnejs concept car

Hyundai release first pictures of the Arnejs concept car

By Jonathan Goddard

Hyundai has released the first pictures of its stunning Arnejs (that's pronounced Ar-nez, car fans) concept, which will be unveiled at the Paris Motor Show later this month. It's the best clue yet as to what the company’s all new C-segment car will... Read more