Hyundai reveals new insights on design of the Vision T concept car

Hyundai Vision T concept car

Hyundai Motor has released a new walkaround video about Vision T, first revealed at the Los Angeles International Auto Show in 2019. In the video, Head of Hyundai Design SangYup Lee describes the main characteristics of the concept car’s design: dynamic architecture, sharp edges and straight lines, and geometric design features referred to as “parametric […]

U.S. investigates Kia headlight failures, General Motors steering issues

Kia Sorento

The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said on Wednesday it has started two investigations into reports of headlight failures concerning 392,000 Kia Sorento sport utility vehicles and steering issues concerning 781,000 General Motors vehicles. NHTSA stated it received 74 reports of sudden, unexpected loss of headlights in the model year 2011-2013 Kia Sorento […]

Hyundai sales in May fall sharply year-on-year due to COVID-19

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South Korea’s Hyundai Motors stated on Monday its provisional May sales dropped 39% year-on-year to 217,510 vehicles worldwide, as the coronavirus outbreak continued to damage demand in key markets. Sales however increased 30% from 167,693 vehicles in April. Its domestic sales increased 5% year-on-year, led by popular models such as the Grandeur sedan and new models […]

The latest concept car of Hyundai provides future outlook

Hyundai prototype prophecy

Hyundai Motor recently revealed its new concept EV “Prophecy,” the recent model to embody the automaker’s “Sensuous Sportiness” design identity. Like the company’s latest concept cars, its design offers ideas about how future Hyundai models may look. Concept cars allow automakers to push the boundaries of vehicle design by discovering new ideas or styles. Traditionally, […]

Hyundai sees limited China recovery and weak sales elsewhere this year

Hyundai Genesis GV80

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor stated on Thursday it expects only a modest recovery in Chinese auto demand and weak sales elsewhere this year after the coronavirus pandemic resulted in first-quarter vehicle sales to drop 18%. Hyundai, which with Kia Motors forms the world’s No.5 automotive group, joins an increasing number of automakers forecasting a bleak […]

Hyundai teams up with Air Liquide to produce ventilators in India

Air Liquide logo

Hyundai Motor India on Saturday has declared that it has teamed up with French company Air Liquide Medical Systems for production of hospital ventilators in India, to help the nation reduce the spread of the coronavirus. The automaker stated that in the first phase, it intends to produce 1000 ventilators. Furthermore, it aims to gradually increase the production […]

Hyundai to offer COVID 19 tests, ‘drive through’ testing support in U.S.

hyundai celerio

Hyundai Motor’s North American unit will increase its support for “drive through” testing for the coronavirus and donate 65,000 tests to hospitals situated in the United States, the South Korean automaker stated on Tuesday. The company declared $4 million in grants and stated it would support “drive through” testing at 22 hospitals. Hyundai stated it […]

Hyundai, Honda plants closed in Vietnam amid nationwide lockdown

ho chi minh city, vietnam

Hyundai assembler TC Motor and Honda Vietnam have closed their plants for two weeks amid a nationwide social distancing campaign to reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the companies stated on Wednesday. Honda Vietnam will close both its motorbike and auto plants located in the northern province of Vinh Phuc until April 15, while TC Motor, Vietnam’s third biggest […]

Hyundai India orders advanced diagnostic testing kits from South Korea

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Hyundai Motor India Foundation (HMIF), the arm of Hyundai Motor India has ordered the advanced diagnostics testing kit associated from South Korea in order to fight coronavirus, the company stated. The company claimed these sophisticated kits have a very high level of accuracy and can serve more than 25,000 people. These kits will be distributed […]