pot.com/2013/01/toyota-recalls-most-vehicles-in-us-ford.html”>For the third time in the past four years, Toyota has been crowned the recall champion of the U.S. auto market, according to a Detroit News examination of all the data provided by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) throughout 2012.
Overall, some 16.Read more »
pot.com/2013/01/hyundai-teases-new-hcd-14-concept-does.html”>Only minutes after we told you that Hyundai plans to reveal a new concept car at next week’s Detroit auto show, the South Korean automaker came out with a single teaser image and a short statement of said model, which is named the HCD-14.
Here’s what Hyundai told us: “The HCD-14 concept will give the automotive world a glimpse into future Hyundai premium vehicle design, advanced 3-D gesture-based technology controls, and spirited driving dynamics.Read more »
By Ant On January 4, 2013 No Comments
pot.com/2013/01/spied-this-is-new-2014-hyundai-i10-city.html”>Hyundai is like one of those kids who just can’t stay put, always looking to improve and/or renew its product line, something that has served the Korean automaker well over the years.
In the past few weeks alone, we’ve seen Hyundai update both its Korean market Equus and Grandeur (also known as the Azera), while also preparing a facelift for the North American market Equus, aRead more »
By Ant On January 3, 2013 No Comments
pot.com/2013/01/hyundai-and-kia-sell-71-million.html”>In the year that just ended, Hyundai and its Kia affiliate delivered a combined 7.12 million vehicles worldwide, which represents an 8 percent growth over 2011, beating their initial annual target of 7 million units.
Hyundai, which released detailed results, sold a little over 4.4 million vehicles in 2012, up 8.Read more »
By Ant On January 2, 2013 No Comments
pot.com/2013/01/kia-and-hyundai-announce-google-maps.html”>South Korea’s Hyundai and Kia brands have both announced a new partnership with Google that will see the integration of latter’s content and search-based solutions enabled by Application Program Interfaces (APIs) on their respective telematics platforms.
The move will enhance the new generation of Kia’s UVO eServices and Hyundai’s Blue Link with fresh features supported by the integration of Google Maps APIs such as Send to Car, Point of Interest Search and Local Search by Voice.Read more »
By Ant On December 28, 2012 No Comments
pot.com/2012/12/does-front-end-of-this-hyundai-genesis.html”>Here’s a couple of hints; the car we’re referring to in our title comes from Britain and is named after the limited number of models that were produced in 2009-2010. Some chromed slits on the Genesis Coupe’s modified grille would have helped it bear a stronger resemblance to the vehicle we’re talking about.
While we leave you think about it for a moment, let us tell you that this Craigslist find is a 2010 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 2.Read more »
By Ant On December 27, 2012 No Comments
pot.com/2012/12/hyundai-elantra-sets-new-sales-record.html”>Now in its fifth generation, the Hyundai Elantra has set another all-time sales record in the States in 2012, exceeding last year’s total of 186,361 units earlier this month.
The Korean carmaker hasn’t provided a specific sales number for 2012, but said that with a week left for the year to come to an end, the Elantra could become the brand’s second model to break the 200,000 unit mark in annual sales after the Sonata sedan.Read more »
By Ant On December 27, 2012 No Comments
pot.com/2012/12/u-spy-facelifted-2014-hyundai-equus.html”>When CarScoop reader Hunter L. emailed these scoop shots he took of a camouflaged prototype sedan parked in a garage in California, he told us it’s likely a 2014 model Hyundai, something we agreed with him, with our first thought going to the new Genesis saloon that we caught off guard testing in Europe earlier this month.Read more »
By Ant On December 24, 2012 No Comments
pot.com/2012/12/hyundai-recalling-2012-veloster-because.html”>For the month of December, Hyundai has issued two separate recalls for its 2012 model year Veloster sports hatch in the States.
According to the carmaker, it is possible that the sunroof assembly may have been weakened during installation at the factory, and as a result, the glass panel may break while the vehicle is on the move.Read more »
By Ant On December 19, 2012 No Comments
pot.com/2012/12/movin-on-up-hyundai-hands-over.html”>Oh, the glory and fame…Who would have imagined a decade or so ago that a Hyundai would be the car of choice for one of the top figures of our world.
Of course, being South Korean may have had something to do with the fact that the Secretary-General of the United Nations (UN) Ban Ki-moon will now ride in a spanking new, bulletproof 2013 Hyundai Equus Limousine.Read more »