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2020 Hyundai Palisade: A New Large SUV

2020 Hyundai Palisade: A New Large SUV

For many years, the one item that has truly been missing from the Hyundai lineup has been a large three-row SUV with plenty of room. Sure, the Santa Fe has been there, but the rear seat has been small and a bit cramped. Now, the […]

The Hyundai Santa Fe is Full of Goodies

The Hyundai Santa Fe is Full of Goodies

When you want an affordable SUV to drive that also offers you a variety of excellent features, the Hyundai Santa Fe is an excellent choice. This SUV is now offered with only five-passenger seating, but you do have the option of the Santa Fe XL […]

Hyundai is ready to give us a Pickup Truck

Hyundai is ready to give us a Pickup Truck

Hyundai HCD-15

The Hyundai HDC-15 Santa Cruz concept offered at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show has yet to be seen in production. That may change soon.
The 2020 model year is looming and it seems that Hyundai might miss one more year of being able to capture some of the midsize pickup truck madness that’s been brewing, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t close to ready to offer the Santa Cruz as a new model.

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Opening the Year the Right Way

Opening the Year the Right Way

Opening the Year the Right Way The Detroit Auto Show officially named the North American International Auto Show, is the show that gives us the first look at the new models for the next year. It’s certainly become an annual event and one that we […]

Our Close Look at the i30 N

Our Close Look at the i30 N

It’s been no secret that the first of the new Hyundai N branded vehicles to be released in the world is the i30. The i30 N is a small, hatchback that’s considered the hot hatch from Hyundai which we’ll see sold in a variety of […]

More N Sport for the Drive in the Hyundai Veloster

More N Sport for the Drive in the Hyundai Veloster

More N Sport for your drive in the Hyundai Veloster

The excitement and anticipation for what Hyundai is prepared to offer with the N Sport sub-brand have grown as we see the new Veloster N that will arrive later this year. Shown to us at the Detroit Auto Show, we know this new sub-branded car will have a serious focus on performance with a 275 horsepower engine under the hood that should rocket this car around the tracks or on the roads that you want to drive. The interest in this new car is impressive, but so is the new information found as to what else Hyundai will offer.

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Hyundai is Adding to the Right Part of the Market

Hyundai is Adding to the Right Part of the Market

In a market that brings us the driving and value-oriented lineup of the Sonata, Elantra, Santa Fe, and Tucson, Hyundai has found a way to do it again. They are adding a new subcompact crossover SUV to the mix for the 2018 model year to […]

The Kona is Coming

The Kona is Coming

Hyundai is ready to show off its newest creation for the subcompact SUV market and that vehicle is the Kona. This little SUV is active and engaging on the road and while its already being sold in the Korea, we won’t see this SUV on […]

Super Bowl Car Ads; Some of the Best Ever

02.17.16 - Christopher Walken Kia Commercial

The Super Bowl gives companies a platform for advertising that is unlike any other. With the largest crowd of the year watching this one event companies pay more money each year for the right to advertise during this game even if it’s only a spot that takes up thirty seconds of time. The visibility for this one spot is a great way for companies to show off new products which is one reason why so many car companies are advertised during this big game. It probably doesn’t hurt that car companies make more money than most other industries as well to have the advertising budgets to handle the cost of multiple spots. With that in mind, here is what we saw during Super Bowl 50.

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Hyundai’s Tucson has the Right Mix

Though not as widely traveled as Phoenix, nor as naturally adorned as Sedona, the city of Tucson, Arizona weighs in as the 33rd largest state in the United States.  It’s filled with history, architecture, and scenic vistas and has generated quite a reputation for being […]