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October 08, 2020 Semifinalists for 2021 North American Car of the Year AnnouncedOther SUVs that received nominations are the Genesis GV80, Hyundai Santa Fe, Kia Seltos, Kia Sorento, Land Rover Defender, Mazda CX-30, Nissan Rogue, Volvo XC40 P8 Recharge, and Toyota’s RAV4 Prime and Venza as well as Chevrolet’s Tahoe, Suburban, and Trailblazer.
The Ford F-150 is in the running to becoming September 27, 2020 Spotted: Hyundai Starex PrototypeRecently, a prototype of the reliable people hauler was spotted while testing.
The new Starex is likely keeping the same cabin and cargo capacity, if not more. | Source: Motor1.com
September 25, 2020 Hyundai to Say Goodbye to Manual Venue in 2021Unfortunately for the automaker, not a single customer purchased a manual Venue in the previous year. This is not surprising considering that only 18% of American drivers knew how to drive a stick shift based on a 2018 report by US News & World Report.
September 19, 2020 Hyundai Reveals All-New Tucson for 2022Just this week, Hyundai unveiled the final design for the new Tucson. Arriving as a 2022 model, the vehicle will feature three new or updated powertrain configurations: gasoline, hybrid, and plug-in hybrid versions.
October 18, 2020 Hyundai Shares New Engine Details for 2021 Santa FeAn optional turbo 2.5-liter inline-four is also set to arrive, offering 277 horsepower and 311 lb-ft of torque. It’s an increase of 42 hp and 51 lb-ft from the 2.0T and is also poised to up fuel economy by 25 mpg. It will be paired with an eight-speed dual-clutch automatic October 16, 2020 Hyundai Kona Electric Recalled Over Fire RisksThe recall was prompted by reports of 13 Kona Electric crossovers combusting, including one in Canada. Both Hyundai and its battery supplier LG Chem have conducted experiments to identify the cause of the combustion to no avail. But the companies suspect a possible short circuit due to faulty manufacturing of