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    The Hyundai Motor Company and Sony Pictures Entertainment have entered into a unique and unprecedented multi-picture promotional partnership that will feature the automaker’s new models and technologies in upcoming Sony Pictures productions.
    Under the deal Hyundai Motor will also offer substantial marketing support and the companies will collaborate on a wide range of...

    The Hyundai Motor Company and Sony Pictures Entertainment have entered into a unique and unprecedented multi-picture promotional partnership that will feature the automaker’s new models and technologies in upcoming Sony Pictures productions.

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    Hyundai Automotive South Africa is helping to bring relief to people in dire need during the Covid-19 pandemic through the donation of vehicles to Gift of the Givers and FoodForward SA – both non-governmental organisations who have made it their mission to distribute food to such communities.
    Eight vehicles – five H100 trucks (also called the “Bakkie”), one H-1 Bus and two...

    Hyundai Automotive South Africa is helping to bring relief to people in dire need during the Covid-19 pandemic through the donation of vehicles to Gift of the Givers and FoodForward SA – both non-governmental organisations who have made it their mission to distribute food to such communities.

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    Hyundai Motor has revealed more details of its Prophecy Concept EV. In a new walk-around video, Hyundai Motor Group’s chief design officer Luc Donckerwolke explains some of the key features inside and outside the vehicle.
    The Prophecy enjoyed a digital premiere last month. Rather than being a pure concept, its name refers to the fact that this vehicle teases ideas and features...

    Hyundai Motor has revealed more details of its Prophecy Concept EV. In a new walk-around video, Hyundai Motor Group’s chief design officer Luc Donckerwolke explains some of the key features inside and outside the vehicle.

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    Hyundai vehicles with original warranties that expire between March and June 2020 will benefit globally from a warranty extension for up to three months – depending on the specific country – to accommodate car owner’s that are affected by Covid-19 containment measures.
    In South Africa, Hyundai warranties that expire in the local lockdown period due to end on 16 April have been...

    Hyundai vehicles with original warranties that expire between March and June 2020 will benefit globally from a warranty extension for up to three months – depending on the specific country – to accommodate car owner’s that are affected by Covid-19 containment measures.

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    The Hyundai Motor Group’s chief design officer, Luc Donckerwolke, has been presented with the DESIGNBEST award for his outstanding contribution to automotive design over many years.
    Donckerwolke, who oversees the design direction and strategy of the Hyundai Motor Group’s brands Hyundai, Kia and Genesis, also became the newest member of AUTOBEST’s DESIGNBEST Hall of Fame,...

    The Hyundai Motor Group’s chief design officer, Luc Donckerwolke, has been presented with the DESIGNBEST award for his outstanding contribution to automotive design over many year

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    The Hyundai Motor Group’s latest exoskeleton wearable robot, the Vest Exoskeleton (VEX), has won the Product Design category (Innovative Product field) at the Red Dot Design Awards.
    The VEX was developed in line with Hyundai Motor Group’s commitment to the health and safety of its industrial workers. It is designed to prevent injuries while advancing the field of robotics,...

    The Hyundai Motor Group’s latest exoskeleton wearable robot, the Vest Exoskeleton (VEX), has won the Product Design category (Innovative Product field) at the Red Dot Design Awards.

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    When the world faces challenges such as combating the Covid-19 pandemic, one needs to adopt a different perspective on the usual business. That is the approach that Andrea Adamo, team principal of Hyundai Motorsport takes while he – likes the rest of his team – works from home.
    In a season where the aim was to add the World Rally Championship drivers’ championship trophy next...

    When the world faces challenges such as combating the Covid-19 pandemic, one needs to adopt a different perspective on the usual business.

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    Hyundai Motor Company unveiled its new concept electric vehicle, the “Prophecy”, expressing the company’s latest design language.
    The visionary concept, which was unveiled in a video presentation showing the key elements of its styling and technology, expresses Hyundai’s latest design philosophy, Sensuous Sportiness, expanding on the era-defining example set by last year’s...

    Hyundai Motor Company unveiled its new concept electric vehicle, the “Prophecy”, expressing the company’s latest design language.

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    The Hyundai Atos has emerged as winner in the Budget Car category in CAR Magazine's Top 12 Best Buys 2020 awards.
    CAR Magazine’s annual Top 12 Best Buys, which is the publication's esteemed guide to the top contenders in each of the twelve award categories, were presented at a gala dinner in Johannesburg this week.
    In order to be eligible for the judging process, only...

    The Hyundai Atos has emerged as winner in the Budget Car category in CAR Magazine's Top 12 Best Buys 2020 awards.

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    Hyundai Automotive South Africa has installed a solar energy system at its Parts Distribution Centre which reduces its carbon footprint and its dependency on municipal power, and thus also minimise exposure to load shedding.
    The solar photovoltaic (PV) project, installed at a cost of just over R3 million, generates electricity for the Parts Distribution Centre in Germiston...

    Hyundai Automotive South Africa has installed a solar energy system at its Parts Distribution Centre which reduces its carbon footprint and its dependency on municipal power, and thus also minimise exposure to load shedding.

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    Hyundai Motor Company has announced the appointment of Mr Bang Sun Jeong as its new vice president of the Middle East and Africa region. Based at Dubai’s regional headquarters in the United Arab Emirates, Jeong will oversee the day-to-day operations and will be responsible for strengthening Hyundai’s presence and brand value across the Middle East and Africa region.Jeong has...

    Hyundai Motor Company has announced the appointment of Mr Bang Sun Jeong as its new vice president of the Middle East and Africa region.

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    Hyundai Automotive South Africa has handed over a brand new library and resource centre as part of its ongoing social investment project to the Lindisa Primary School in Evaton, south of Johannesburg.
    The initiative, in which Hyundai Automotive SA collaborates with the Imperial and Motus Community Trust, has to date delivered excellent library and resource centres to eight...

    Hyundai Automotive South Africa has handed over a brand new library and resource centre as part of its ongoing social investment project to the Lindisa Primary School in Evaton, south of Johannesburg.

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    Hyundai’s first mass-produced high-performance car which has been lavished with high praise and described in the media as a “massive success”, “an absolute triumph” and an “astonishing performance model”, has arrived in South Africa – ready to infuse the brand with the excitement that accompanies it.
    Hyundai’s i30 N performance hatchback has been developed on three...

    Hyundai’s i30 N performance hatchback has been developed on three “cornerstones” under the theme “Fun to Drive”: Cornering, Race-track Capability and Everyday Sports Car.

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    The World Rally Champion, Hyundai Motorsport, will aim to start its seventh season as competitor on the front foot with a strong result at Rallye Monte-Carlo this weekend.
    As reigning manufacturers' champion and with the current drivers' champion, Ott Tanak, as part of its versatile crew line-up, the team is confident that it has the strongest possible package to secure both...

    The World Rally Champion, Hyundai Motorsport, will aim to start its seventh season as competitor on the front foot with a strong result at Rallye Monte-Carlo this weekend.

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    The Hyundai Motor Company and Uber have announced a partnership to develop Uber Air Taxis for a future aerial ride share network and unveiled a new full-scale aircraft concept at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, America.
    In this partnership, Hyundai will produce and deploy the air vehicles, and Uber will provide airspace support services, connections to ground...

    The Hyundai Motor Company and Uber have announced a partnership to develop Uber Air Taxis for a future aerial ride share network and unveiled a new full-scale aircraft concept at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, America.

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    Hyundai’s latest addition to its sports utility range has arrived in South Africa, offering the perfect fit for those seeking a seamless combination of style and versatility. The Venue, first introduced at the New York Motor Show earlier this year, joins its larger siblings with its practical and convenient features in a compact package.
    With the all-new Venue, Hyundai makes...

    Hyundai’s latest addition to its sports utility range has arrived in South Africa, offering the perfect fit for those seeking a seamless combination of style and versatility. The Venue, first introduced at the New York Motor Show earlier this year, joins its larger siblings with its practical and convenient features in a compact package.

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    The Hyundai Atos is back in South Africa – with a new, modern look and styling, impressive standard features and a solid road performance that promises to make this entry-level model in the Korean manufacturer’s local range a top-seller.
    Built on an all-new platform with bigger dimensions than its predecessor, a spacious cabin and sporting superior ride and handling with low...

    The Hyundai Atos is back in South Africa – with a new, modern look and styling, impressive standard features and a solid road performance that promises to make this entry-level model in the Korean manufacturer’s local range a top-seller.

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    A “Hyundai on steroids” would be an apt description of the Veloster “Grappler” Concept that is to be revealed in November at the 2019 SEMA show in Las Vegas.
    The Grappler concept boasts increased ground clearance, combining superb approach and departure angles for confident off-road driving capability, while custom front and rear brush guards were developed to ensure the...

    A “Hyundai on steroids” would be an apt description of the Veloster “Grappler” Concept that is to be revealed in November at the 2019 SEMA show in Las Vegas.

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    Hyundai Motorsport aims to extend its lead in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) as the season moves to the penultimate round, Rally de España, this weekend.
    The manufacturers’ title chase has heated up in recent events, as the 2019 season approaches its thrilling end. A second place at Wales Rally GB presented Hyundai Motorsport with its 11th podium spot of the season and...

    Hyundai Motorsport aims to extend its lead in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) as the season moves to the penultimate round, Rally de España, this weekend.

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    A brand-new library and resource centre – the seventh in Hyundai Automotive South Africa’s corporate investment programme – was handed over this week at a festive ceremony to the Libra Primary School in Lenasia in the south of Johannesburg.
    The learners and staff of Libra Primary attended the ceremony in the school hall on Wednesday 18 September, with entertainment by the...

    A brand-new library and resource centre – the seventh in Hyundai Automotive South Africa’s corporate investment programme – was handed over this week at a festive ceremony to the Libra Primary School in Lenasia in the south of Johannesburg.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has revealed the Veloster N ETCR, its first-ever electric race car, at the Frankfurt Motor Show.  Based on the road-going Veloster N model, the new car is designed specifically for the new ETCR championship which will make its debut in 2020.
    The Veloster N ETCR heralds an exciting new era for Hyundai Motorsport, which will see electric racing become one of...

    Hyundai Motorsport has revealed the Veloster N ETCR, its first-ever electric race car, at the Frankfurt Motor Show. Based on the road-going Veloster N model, the new car is designed specifically for the new ETCR championship which will make its debut in 2020.

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    Hyundai has unveiled the 45, an electric vehicle concept, at the Frankfurt Motor Show as homage to its heritage and a future image of a new era of the Korean company’s automotive design focused on electrification, autonomous technologies and intelligent design.
    The progressive 45 Concept puts a twist on a 45-year-old icon, the Hyundai Pony Coupé Concept, to introduce an...

    Hyundai has unveiled the 45, an electric vehicle concept, at the Frankfurt Motor Show as homage to its heritage and a future image of a new era of the Korean company’s automotive design focused on electrification, autonomous technologies and intelligent design.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has enjoyed a strong finish to Rallye Deutschland, round ten of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), but had to settle for a best finish of fourth place after a weekend of mixed feelings.
    Sunday's itinerary was not a straightforward stroll through the vineyards for crews with 80 km of special stages left to contest. A repeat loop of the 28,06 km...

    Hyundai Motorsport has enjoyed a strong finish to Rallye Deutschland, round ten of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), but had to settle for a best finish of fourth place after a weekend of mixed feelings.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on its first ever electric race car in an exciting new project that will herald a new motorsport era for the company.
    The car, which has been designed and built at Hyundai Motorsport’s headquarters in Alzenau, Germany, will break cover for the first time on 10 September, the media day of the International Motor Show (IAA) in Frankfurt.
    The...

    Hyundai Motorsport has begun work on its first ever electric race car in an exciting new project that will herald a new motorsport era for the company.

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    Hyundai’s Tucson range in South Africa has been bolstered with a new derivative with bold looks, an engine power and torque boost, and a deeper exhaust sound to claim its territory as the sportier version of this top-selling SUV.
    When Hyundai Automotive South Africa initially launched the Tucson Sport in 2017, it was an immediate hit, with an order book that was filled quickly...

    Hyundai Tucson Sport

    Hyundai’s Tucson range in South Africa has been bolstered with a new derivative with bold looks, an engine power and torque boost, and a deeper exhaust sound to claim its territory as the sportier version of this top-selling SUV.

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    New vehicle quality across the entire Hyundai line-up resulted in the company being ranked as the second-highest non-premium brand in JD Power’s 2019 US Initial Quality Study (IQS)SM for the second consecutive year.
    Hyundai owners reported three fewer problems per 100 vehicles (PP100) than in 2018 as Hyundai also maintained its third overall ranking with a significant 12 PP100...

    New vehicle quality across the entire Hyundai line-up resulted in the company being ranked as the second-highest non-premium brand in JD Power’s 2019 US Initial Quality Study (IQS)SM for the second consecutive year.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has taken its third victory of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on Sunday after a dramatic end to Rally Italia Sardegna that saw Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio crowned winners.
    The Spanish crew headed into the final morning with the aim of securing second place after a competitive weekend. However, problems for rally leader Ott Tänak on the...

    Hyundai Motorsport has taken its third victory of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on Sunday after a dramatic end to Rally Italia Sardegna that saw Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio crowned winners.

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    Hyundai Motorsport will be hoping to get back to winning ways as the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) moves into its second half with Rally Italia Sardegna this weekend.
    Continuing WRC’s run of consecutive gravel events, Sardinia has proven to be a happy hunting ground for Hyundai Motorsport in the past seasons. The team has claimed two victories at the event (2016 and 2018)...

    Hyundai Motorsport will be hoping to get back to winning ways as the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) moves into its second half with Rally Italia Sardegna this weekend.

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    A dramatic final day at Rally de Portugal saw the Hyundai Motorsport team claim their 50th WRC podium result after Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul fought hard right to the end to secure second place, picking up four extra points in the Power Stage.
    As the 2019 season reaches its halfway mark, with seven events completed, Hyundai Motorsport holds onto the lead in the...

    A dramatic final day at Rally de Portugal saw the Hyundai Motorsport team claim their 50th WRC podium result after Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul fought hard right to the end to secure second place, picking up four extra points in the Power Stage.

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    Hyundai’s Creta range, which has been a stalwart in the brand’s local model line-up, has grown with the addition of a flagship derivative with several attractive styling cues that sets it apart from its siblings.
    Only 500 of the special Cretas ­– with a “Limited Edition” badge on the hatchback door to denote the newcomer’s exclusive status – will be sold in South Africa. The...

    Hyundai’s Creta range, which has been a stalwart in the brand’s local model line-up, has grown with the addition of a flagship derivative with several attractive styling cues that sets it apart from its siblings.

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    One of the market segment leaders in Hyundai Automotive SA’s model range – the popular H-1 Bus – has been given an extra row of seats that expands its carrying capacity to that of a 12-seater.
    The H-1 Elite Bus, which received a bold new face and several new convenience features in a make-over last year, now boasts a fourth row of seats that will cater for the needs of...

    One of the market segment leaders in Hyundai Automotive SA’s model range – the popular H-1 Bus – has been given an extra row of seats that expands its carrying capacity to that of a 12-seater.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has scored its sixth individual podium result of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with Sébastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena claiming third position after an exciting battle with Sébastien Ogier.
    Loeb's first podium for Hyundai Motorsport was hard earned and well deserved as he continually improved his pace and performance throughout the...

    Hyundai Motorsport has scored its sixth individual podium result of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) with Sébastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena claiming third position after an exciting battle with Sébastien Ogier.

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    Simon Loasby, director of Hyundai Design in China, has been promoted to head of the Hyundai Styling Group at the Hyundai Design Centre in South Korea. Loasby, a vice president at Hyundai Motor, is to play a leading role in the further development of Hyundai Motor’s new design philosophy, “Sensuous Sportiness”.
    Loasby has played an integral role in defining Hyundai’s design...

    Simon Loasby, director of Hyundai Design in China, has been promoted to head of the Hyundai Styling Group at the Hyundai Design Centre in South Korea.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has secured its second consecutive victory of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on the weekend when Thierry Neuville triumphed in Rally Argentina ahead of team mate Andreas Mikkelsen.
    The Belgian and his co-driver, Nicolas Gilsoul, took the win by 48,4 seconds with a calm and collected performance on the final morning of the rally. Norwegian duo...

    Hyundai Motorsport has secured its second consecutive victory of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on the weekend when Thierry Neuville triumphed in Rally Argentina ahead of team mate Andreas Mikkelsen.

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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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    Hyundai Motorsport has emerged as winners in the Tour de Corse in Bastia on Sunday, 31 March, after a dramatic Power Stage handed victory to Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul in round four of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).
    Having led the rally overnight on the island of Corsica, the Belgians were initially pushed back to second place after Sunday's opening...

    Hyundai Motorsport has emerged as winners in the Tour de Corse in Bastia on Sunday, 31 March, after a dramatic Power Stage handed victory to Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul in round four of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC).

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    Hyundai Motorsport returns to tarmac on the tight, twisty roads of the island of Corsica this weekend for the fourth round of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), and with the aim to win back ground in the manufacturers’ challenge after a lacklustre result in Rally Mexico.
    The iconic Tour de Corse rally on the picturesque island of Corsica sees WRC crews tackle some of...

    Hyundai Motorsport returns to tarmac on the tight, twisty roads of the island of Corsica this weekend for the fourth round of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), and with the aim to win back ground in the manufacturers’ challenge after a lacklustre result in Rally Mexico.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has added important points to its FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers' total with Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo scoring for their respective fourth and ninth place finishes on the weekend in Rally Mexico.
    Sunday's itinerary included the 21 km Alfaro test, the 25,07km Mesa Cuata stage (including large sections of the El Chocolate route), as...

    Hyundai Motorsport has added important points to its FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers' total with Thierry Neuville and Dani Sordo scoring for their respective fourth and ninth place finishes on the weekend in Rally Mexico.

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    Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio have taken an assured victory at Rali Serras de Fate in their first outing with a Hyundai i20 R5 on gravel on 23 February. The duo set the fastest times on 13 out of the 14 stages contested and won the rally by 1 min. 14 sec. over Portuguese driver Ricardo Teodósio.
    Rali Serras de Fate was only the Spaniards' second competitive event with the...

    Dani Sordo and Carlos del Barrio have taken an assured victory at Rali Serras de Fate in their first outing with a Hyundai i20 R5 on gravel on 23 February.

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    Dani Sordo and his co-driver, Carlos del Barrio, are back in the Hyundai Motorsport line-up for the first gravel event of the exciting 2019 World Rally Championship season on the coming weekend in Mexico, where they finished second last year.
    And after two podium positions – in the opening round in Rallye Monte-Carlo and in the recent Rally Sweden – Thierry Neuville and...

    Dani Sordo and his co-driver, Carlos del Barrio, are back in the Hyundai Motorsport line-up for the first gravel event of the exciting 2019 World Rally Championship season on the coming weekend in Mexico, where they finished second last year.

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    Hyundai Motor Company is in contention for the World Car of the Year Awards with 3 models – of which two appear on the list of top ten for the overall prize.
    Hyundai’s NEXO, the company’s fuel cell vehicle with its environmentally clean and advanced powertrain, is among the top ten contenders, as well as Hyundai’s luxury brand, Genesis, with the G70 derivative.
    The Hyundai...

    Hyundai Motor Company is in contention for the World Car of the Year Awards with 3 models – of which two appear on the list of top ten for the overall prize.

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    Hyundai Motorsport has taken its second consecutive podium result of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on the weekend as Thierry Neuville finished in third place after a closely contested battle on the concluding day of Rally Sweden.
    Neuville and co-driver Nicolas Gilsoul mounted a strong campaign during the weekend, having been down in seventh at the end of Friday's...

    Hyundai Motorsport has taken its second consecutive podium result of the 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) on the weekend as Thierry Neuville finished in third place after a closely contested battle on the concluding day of Rally Sweden.

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    Hyundai Motor Company has been recognized for its cutting-edge vehicle design at the world-renowned iF Design Award 2019 for the fifth straight year. The Palisade and Le Fil Rouge concept vehicle each won the Automobiles/Vehicles category at the eminent competition in the global automotive industry.
    Hyundai’s record streak this year marks another milestone for the company,...

    Hyundai Motor Company has been recognized for its cutting-edge vehicle design at the world-renowned iF Design Award 2019 for the fifth straight year. The Palisade and Le Fil Rouge concept vehicle each won the Automobiles/Vehicles category at the eminent competition in the global automotive industry.

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    Hyundai Motorsport will be looking to build on its strongest ever start to a FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) campaign as the team heads to the snowy Rally Sweden for round two of the 14-event season.
    An impressive performance at the opening event, Rallye Monte-Carlo, saw Thierry Neuville battle for victory right up to the Power Stage with Andreas Mikkelsen and Sébastien...

    Hyundai Motorsport will be looking to build on its strongest ever start to a FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) campaign as the team heads to the snowy Rally Sweden for round two of the 14-event season.

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    In a thrilling start to the new 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), Hyundai Motorsport was involved in a high-octane charge for victory at Rallye Monte-Carlo on the past weekend with Thierry Neuville finishing in a close second place behind Citroën’s Sébastien Ogier.
    The closest ever Monte-Carlo rally went right down to the wire with Neuville extracting maximum...

    In a thrilling start to the new 2019 FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), Hyundai Motorsport was involved in a high-octane charge for victory at Rallye Monte-Carlo on the past weekend with Thierry Neuville finishing in a close second place behind Citroën’s Sébastien Ogier.

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    Hyundai Motorsport will be aiming to get its sixth season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) off to a positive start when the championship gets underway at Rallye Monte­Carlo this week.
    One of the most iconic and demanding events on the calendar, this year's Monte will feature a fresh route with up to 40% of the stages remodelled compared to 2018. Yet, the unique...

    Hyundai Motorsport will be aiming to get its sixth season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) off to a positive start when the championship gets underway at Rallye Monte­Carlo this week.

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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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    With little more than a week left before the first race of the season, Hyundai Motorsport has outlined its intentions to compete once again at the front of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), with its sights set on the manufacturers’ and drivers’ titles.
    The team finished as runners-up in 2018, for the third time in a row, having taken the title fight down to the wire. In...

    With little more than a week left before the first race of the season, Hyundai Motorsport has outlined its intentions to compete once again at the front of the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC), with its sights set on the manufacturers’ and drivers’ titles.

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    Road safety is in sharp focus with the start of the annual Christmas holiday season – and Hyundai Automotive South Africa and its holding company, Motus, will once again contribute to the effort to make our roads a safer place for holiday travellers.
    At an event attended by players of the Mamelodi Sundowns soccer team, Hyundai Automotive SA and Motus yesterday handed over the...

    Road safety is in sharp focus with the start of the annual Christmas holiday season – and Hyundai Automotive South Africa and its holding company, Motus, will once again contribute to the effort to make our roads a safer place for holiday travellers.

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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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    Hyundai Motorsport is Down Under to contest the Rally Australia for what is sure to be a nail-biting climax to the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship this weekend, with Hyundai firmly in contention for both the drivers’ and manufacturers’ titles.
    This is an event where Hyundai has enjoyed success in the recent past – Thierry Neuville and Nicolas Gilsoul won the rally last year...

    Hyundai Motorsport is Down Under to contest the Rally Australia for what is sure to be a nail-biting climax to the 2018 FIA World Rally Championship this weekend, with Hyundai firmly in contention for both the drivers’ and manufacturers’ titles.

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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 ranked 6th among global automotive brands
    Hyundai Motor has been ranked among the highest valued brands in the world once again, according to the latest rankings published by global brand specialist Interbrand. Hyundai’s global brand value grows 3% since 2017 to a company record high of US$ 13,5 billion (about R 200,8 billion).
    This result successfully places the...

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    Hyundai misses podium finish in Wales Rally
    Hyundai Motorsport has suffered a setback in its FIA World Rally Championship bid following a lacklustre performance at Wales Rally GB over the past weekend.
    Thierry Neuville salvaged a fifth-place finish after dropping down the classification following an off on Saturday morning. His Hyundai Shell Mobis World Rally Team colleagues...

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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...