• Hyundai IONIQ Wins 2017 Green Good Design Award™

    IONIQ boasts of innovative use of recycled and eco-friendly materials, making it an efficient, environment-friendly mobility solution.

     

    Driving the most fuel efficient vehicle doesn’t mean you have to compromise on its appearance as the 2017 Hyundai IONIQ received the 2017 Green Good Design Award™ from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. The Green Good Design Awards™ celebrate important …

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  • Hyundai Motorsport celebrates sixth WRC win with 1-2 in Rally Poland

     

    - Hyundai Motorsport has finished Rally Poland with its best ever WRC result to close the gap in the Manufacturers’ Championship to just 22 points

    - Neuville secured his third victory of the 2017 season with an impressive performance ahead of team-mate Hayden Paddon, who registered his first podium of the year in second

    - Dani Sordo finished fourth, himself under 30 seconds from the podium, to ensure all three Hyundai i20 Coupe WRCs finished inside the top-four

     

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  • All-new Elantra and All-new Tucson win prestigious iF Design Award

     

    •  All-new Elantra and All-new Tucson receive ‘iF Design Award 2016’ in product design category

    •  Hyundai Motor models win iF Design Award for 3 consecutive years

    •  Hyundai Motor’s evolving design philosophy is realized in refined style elements in All-new Elantra

    •  Bold and athletic design creates unique SUV appearance for All-new Tucson

     

    Hyundai Motor received international recognition for its vehicle design from the prestigious iF Design Awards jury. All-new Elantra and All- …

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  • 2016 HYUNDAI TUCSON & 2016 SONATA EARN IIHS 2015 HIGHEST SAFETY RATINGS

    Sept 25, 2015, Arlington, Virginia -  In one of the industry’s most rigorous tests of vehicle safety, the 2016 Hyundai Tucson and 2016 Sonata earned the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety’s (IIHS) 2015 TOP SAFETY PICK+ award. This is the first time Tucson, which received a significant redesign for the 2016 model year, has received the highest honor from IIHS.

     

    IIHS rates vehicles for occupant protection based on performance in five tests: moderate overlap front, small overlap front, …

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Archives / 2011
  • Hyundai Motor Group’s Investment Plans for 2012

    - Group to invest 14 trillion won, largest investment plan for Group - Group to focus on R&D for future cars, secure competitiveness   Hyundai Motor Group, led by South Korea’s largest automaker Hyundai Motor Company, announced today that it would invest a total of 14.1 trillion won* in 2012 as part of the Group’s largest investment and employment plan ever, mainly to boost its R&D competitiveness.   (*Equivalent to about US$12.2 billion, based on Dec. 28 foreign exchange rates in Seoul) …

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  • Hyundai tops the rankings in prestigious quality report… again!

    · Hyundai awarded top position in ‘Auto Bild Qualitatsreport’ for second year · Victory comes after feedback from 8.610 German motorists · Five Year Triple Care package stands Hyundai out from the crowd   Offenbach, December 23 2011 - Leading German motoring magazine Auto Bild has awarded Hyundai top position in its ‘Auto Bild Qualitatsreport’ for the second year running.  Beating all other manufacturers, including renowned German and Japanese brands, Hyundai took the prestigious honour based …

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  • Hyundai Launches Interactive Racing Game on New York Times Square Billboard

    COSTA MESA, Calif., December 20, 2011 – Hyundai Motor Company launched an interactive racing game called “HYUNDAI RACE” on its prominent Times Square video billboard today. Times Square visitors can play the high-quality racing game featuring the all-new Hyundai Veloster on the big screen and simulate the real driving experience. “HYUNDAI RACE” is controlled by tilting a smart phone, just like turning the steering wheel when driving a car. Players can easily download the controller for “ …

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  • Hyundai Elantra wins “AUTOBEST 2012”

    Hyundai Elantra wins “AUTOBEST 2012” Hyundai Elantra was voted “AUTOBEST 2012”. With a total of 839 points, the winner overtook Ford Focus – no 2 with 758 points and Chevrolet Aveo coming third, with a total of 744 points, very close to no 2!. Fiat Panda – who won the Autobest award for the previous generation seven years ago, came on 4-th with 668 points followed by Toyota Yaris with 591 points. No less than 10 members of the Jury voted Elantra as the winner, other 3 gave the first place to …

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  • Hyundai Motor’s Cumulative Exports to Central And South American Markets Surpass Two Million Units

    - Hyundai began exports in 1976; achieved milestone this month - Hyundai aims to export 255,000 units to the region this year - Hyundai to accelerate expansion in the region with new Brazil plant   Hyundai Motor Co.’s cumulative exports to the Central and South American markets surpassed two million units this month, 35 years after the automaker’s entry into the region with the Pony model. The shipment of some 800 Accents and Tucson ix’s* to Chile were loaded at the Ulsan, Korea, port on …

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  • Hyundai wins 2011 EuroCarBody Golden Award with i40

    • Hyundai becomes first Asian car manufacturer to be awarded top prize • 500 leading industry experts cast their votes for the winner • Advanced crash-absorbing structure praised for its innovative construction Offenbach, 24th October 2011: The Hyundai i40 has received the prestigious Golden Award at this year’s EuroCarBody Conference, held near Frankfurt, Germany, beating nine of Europe’s & Japan’s  largest automakers to the prize. Hyundai collected the top prize – considered the highest …

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  • Hyundai Launches Stylish and Spacious EON

    EON set to redefine segment in terms of style, space, comfort & mileage New Delhi, October 13, 2011: Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the country’s largest exporter and the second-largest car manufacturer, launched the all-new Eon today. The Eon is built on a completely new platform made for the Indian market.   Hyundai’s new offering is a full-fledged package with blend of style, comfort, utility & economy. Speaking at the launch of the much-awaited entry level car, Mr. H W Park, MD & …

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  • Hyundai Motor Reports September Global Sales

    (Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its domestic and overseas sales results for September 2011. September 2011 Results Unit = one vehicle 1Commercial Vehicles (CV) include buses & trucks. 2Hyundai Motor currently has 6 overseas plants in China, India, Turkey, U.S., the Czech Republic and Russia. Excludes CKD (Complete Knock Down) unit sales.

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  • Hyundai Accent, Elantra, And Veloster Earn AJAC Canadian Car Of The Year Category Wins

    NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ontario (October 28, 2011): The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) announced today that the Hyundai Accent,  Elantra and Veloster were named Best New Small Car under $21,000, Best New Small Car over $21,000, and Best New Sports/Performance Car under $50,000, respectively. With three wins, Hyundai took home more AJAC Canadian Car of the Year category awards than any other manufacturer.    “For three Hyundai products to be named the best new vehicles in their …

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  • Hyundai Lights Up London’s Piccadilly Circus, Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbor

    • Large-scale advertising now represented in three of world’s best-known outdoor spaces • Customized content developed for London and New York SEOUL -- Hyundai Motor Company will display its growing brand status on a grand scale in two more of the world’s most popular tourist destinations, as large-scale lighted signs switch on in London’s Piccadilly Circus and Hong Kong’s Victoria Harbor today. A similar high-impact Hyundai ad has appeared in New York’s Times Square since November 2009, …

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  • New-generation i30 to make world debut at 2011 Frankfurt International Motor Show

    New-generation i30 to build on success of Hyundai’s best-selling model • Designed, engineered and manufactured in Europe, for Europe • Upgraded diesel engine: CO2 emissions under 100 g/km   At the 2011 Frankfurt International Motor Show (IAA), Hyundai has unveiled its new-generation i30, a vehicle the company expects will build on the success of the original model thanks to enhanced design, quality, performance and efficiency.   Designed and engineered at the Hyundai Motor Europe Technical …

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  • Hyundai reveals first photos of new-generation i30

    - Quality and refinement for new-generation i30 inspired by the segment above - Next evolution of fluidic sculpture form language revealed on newcomer   Hyundai Motor Company revealed the first photos of the new-generation i30, ahead of the car’s world premiere at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA) next week, showing an exciting new look for the company’s best-selling C-segment hatchback. Hyundai expects the new-generation i30 to build on the remarkable success of the original model – the …

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  • Hyundai Motor Signs MOU with Intel, C&S Technology To Develop In-Vehicle Infotainment Solutions

    - Hyundai and Intel to develop In-vehicle Infotainment (IVI) systems based on the Intel® Atom™ processor Hyundai Motor Company today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Intel Korea and C&S Technology, Ltd. to jointly develop solutions that provide both drivers and passengers with enhanced in-vehicle experiences such as location-based and social network services.   The signing ceremony was held at the JW Marriott Hotel in Seoul, attended by Mr. Woong-Chul Yang, Vice Chairman at …

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  • Hyundai Motor Reports August Global Sales

    (Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its domestic and overseas sales results for August 2011. August 2011 Results 1Commercial Vehicles (CV) include buses & trucks. 2Hyundai Motor currently has 6 overseas plants in China, India, Turkey, U.S., the Czech Republic and Russia. Excludes CKD (Complete Knock Down) unit sales.

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  • Hyundai Provides Vehicles To Organizing Committee of 2011 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup

    - Fleet of 50 cars to be used to transport organizing committee, national teams - Vehicles include new i40 wagon, popular ix35 SUV (from left to right) : Mr.Ferdinando Arcopinto (General Manager from Local Organizing Committee), Guido Guerrieri (CEO of Sports Ravenna) , Joan Cusco (Managing Director of 2011 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup) , Mr. Yongsung Kim (President of Hyundai Motor Company Italy) (from left to right) : Mr.Ferdinando Arcopinto (General Manager from Local Organizing …

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  • Hyundai Motor Named One of World’s Top Global Green Brands of 2011

    Interbrand, the global brand consultancy, ranked Hyundai as one of the world’s greenest brands, citing the automaker’s Blue Drive eco-friendly strategy and its industry leadership in zero-emissions hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle development. Interbrand ranked Hyundai 11th among the agency’s 50 Best Global Green Brands, a new global report by the agency. Hyundai placed fourth among the seven automotive brands that made the survey.   “The company is so confident in its fuel efficiency that starting …

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  • Hyundai Motor Reports 2011 First Half Earnings

    - Hyundai sells 1.96 million units worldwide in the first half of 2011 - Sales revenue and net profit stand at 38.3 trillion won and 4.2 trillion won    Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea’s largest automaker, sold 1,958,218 units (domestic: 343,896 / overseas: 1,614,322) worldwide in the first six months of 2011, up 11 percent from the same period a year earlier, helped by the launch of new products.   Hyundai Motor posted solid earnings based on its world-class quality and strong product …

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  • Hyundai Motor and FIFA Present Hyundai Best Young Player Award to Caitlin Foord

    - Hyundai presents Best Young Player award for the first time at a FIFA Women’s World Cup™ - Hyundai‘s close partnership with FIFA to continue through the 2022 FIFA World Cup™ in Qatar   Hyundai Motor Company, the exclusive automotive sponsor to FIFA’s Women World Cup, presents the Hyundai Best Young Player award to Caitlin Foord, the Australian women’s national football team player, for her outstanding performance during the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany 2011™, which concludes on Sunday. …

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  • Hyundai Motor Donates 10 Mobile Clinics to African Nations

    - Starting with Ethiopia, Hyundai will offer 10 mobile clinics to five African nations to provide free medical care to the underprivileged   - Mobile internal medicine clinic and mobile digital X-ray clinic to provide in-depth medical examination and treatment   -  Donation is part of Hyundai’s worldwide CSR initiatives   (Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company will donate a total of 10 mobile clinics to African nations this year as part of the company’ s "Moving the World Together" Corporate …

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  • Hyundai Motor Reports June Global Sales

    *Excludes CKD (Complete Knock Down) unit sales  (Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its domestic and overseas sales results for June 2011.

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  • Hyundai Motor Raises Sales Target in U.S.

    - Hyundai Motor aims to sell 624,000 units in the U.S. this year   - Chairman Chung visits U.S. plant to reinforce quality, encourage employees   Hyundai Motor Company raised its sales target for the U.S. market this year due to popular demand for its newly launched models and its plans to introduce more vehicles – such as the Veloster - later this year. Hyundai’s new U.S. target is 624,000 units, 16 percent higher than last year’s sales figure of 538,228 units.   As of the end of May, Hyundai …

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  • Hyundai Motor Reports May Global Sales

    Hyundai Motor Reports May Global Sales 1. Commercial Vehicles (CV) include buses & trucks.2. Hyundai Motor currently has 6 overseas plants in China, India, Turkey, U.S., the Czech Republic and Russia.※ Excludes CKD (Complete Knock Down) unit sales. (Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its domestic and overseas sales results for May 2012.

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