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Six-Month Road Test Hyundai Veloster: The First Cut Is The Deepest
Six-Month Road Test Hyundai Veloster: The First Cut Is The Deepest

It's something every new car owner hates: the first scratch. Whether it be on the paint, wheels, glass, or interior, it doesn't matter. The moment your new baby is no longer perfect. Unfortunately, it took less than one week for our new long-term 2012 Hyundai Veloster to acquire its first scar...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe: Walkaround Video

Hyundai knows that midsize crossover buyers want the widest possible range of space, content and configuration options. Rather than trying to build a “one-size-fits-all” replacement for its popular Santa Fe, Hyundai will take the midsize crossover in two different directions for the...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Veloster: Six-Month Road Test
2012 Hyundai Veloster: TheCarConnection's Six-Month Road Test

Truth be told, we already like the 2012 Hyundai Veloster—so much that when our High Gear Media editorial team decided to start doing long-term vehicle tests, the Veloster was one of our first choices. Why? Well, first there are all the reasons we point to in our full review of the...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Preview: 2012 New York Auto Show

Whether your family requires five- or up to seven-passenger seating, and you’re looking at new crossovers, the all-new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe models just revealed at the 2012 New York Auto Show have you covered. Yes, we said models, plural, since Hyundai is introducing two new Santa Fe models...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Live Photos: 2012 New York Auto Show

Hyundai’s popular Santa Fe crossover is getting to be as stale as a day-old bagel, and its current lines haven’t been graced by the company’s “fluidic sculpture” styling. It’s still a valid choice in a five-passenger crossover, but it’s somewhat overdue for...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Sonata
2014 Hyundai Sonata, Sonata Hybrid Redesigns Confirmed

The current-generation Hyundai Sonata debuted in the US only two years ago, though the South Korean carmaker intends to follow up with redesigned gas and hybrid sedans for 2014. As Automotive News reports, Hyundai Chief Executive Kim Choon-ho revealed the company’s plans to Reuters, along...Read More»

2012 Volkswagen Jetta SportWagen
Volkswagen, Hyundai, Ford Ace Total Value Survey; Detroit Posts Gains

Every year the Strategic Vision marketing firm surveys thousands of American drivers, asking them to rank their rides on hundreds of criteria like fuel economy, technological innovation, warranty, and expected resale value. This year's findings offer good news for hybrid and electric car...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
2011-2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid: Recall Alert

Hyundai is recalling certain 2011-2012 model year Sonata Hybrid sedans for potentially faulty center rear seatbelts. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration site lists the number of potential affected vehicles as 14,728 but indicates that only about 1,633 Sonata Hybrids...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
2011-2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Recalled For Seat Belt Flaw; Hyundai Balks

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a recall of 2011 and 2012 models of the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. But this recall is a little different from the ones we typically post, because Hyundai is petitioning the NHTSA to cancel it -- or rather, to amend the recall so that...Read More»

2012 Chevrolet Sonic, New York City launch event, October 2011
Kelley Blue Book Highlights Fuel-Sipper Cars With 5-Year Ownership Costs Under $30,000

With gasoline prices on the rise and summer travel months right around the corner, families looking to save money on new vehicle purchases over the long run have some excellent choices. Kelley Blue Book (KBB) highlights some of the most fuel-efficient small cars with a total cost of ownership (TCO)...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe (ix45) teaser
2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Crossover: Teaser Images Prior To New York Auto Show Debut

While spy shots of prototypes in late January gave us a cloaked impression of the 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe, now the Korean automaker has released two teaser photos of the redesigned crossover in advance of its official debut at the 2012 New York Auto Show next month. The automaker also confirmed that...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Azera  -  First Drive, 2/2012
2012 Hyundai Azera: First Drive

While cruising at 70 mph in the 2012 Hyundai Azera, it's what we didn't have to do that's especially telling. My co-driver and I didn't have to raise our voices above normal, quiet conversation level to carry on a conversation in front—and the same held true in speaking with our two...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Elantra
Americans Keeping New Cars Nearly Six Years

As we reported last month, the average age of cars on the road today is 11 years, according to the research firm R.L. Polk. Now a new Polk study takes a look at new car ownership length and finds that Americans are holding on to their vehicles nearly six years, which is an all-time high. The...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe, Simraceway, Ferrari: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, Mercedes-Benz reveals its new Formula 1 race car while Ferrari teased the 599 replacement. Lamborghini talks about supercar sales in China and a 1969 Dodge Charger was stolen. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection. We reviewed the 2013...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
Subaru Recall, New Azera And Genesis Coupe Priced, Audi RS4: Car News Headlines

Today at High Gear Media, the 2012 Ford Focus won't be available nationwide immediately and the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E Class is getting a facelift. We spied the 2013 BMW X1 and Hyundai announced pricing for its updated models. All this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Azera
2012 Hyundai Azera Priced From $32,000

A mere year ago the Hyundai Azera was a bland vehicle with the shape resembling a used bar of soap. Flash forward to today and the new 2012 Hyundai Azera is about to go on sale with sculpted sheet metal and a base price of $32,000. Some of you will note that base price is quite a hike from last...Read More»

2012 Hyundai Azera
2012 Hyundai Azera Large Family Sedan Priced From $32,000

Pricing for the all-new 2012 Hyundai Azera large sedan, just released by Hyundai, starts at $32,000 for the base sedan and $36,000 for the Azera with Technology Package. Both starting prices exclude the $875 destination charge. For families looking for a well-equipped sedan that offers more than...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe
2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe Priced From $25,325

Just a handful of years ago, no one would have thought of Hyundai when shopping for a sporty coupe, but the Genesis Coupe has changed that. Offering a range of performance and equipment options from $24,250 to $34,250 (plus $875 destination fee), the Genesis Coupe's price rises about $2,000 for the...Read More»

2013 Hyundai Elantra GT
Hyundai, Ford, Honda Create The Most "Consumer Delight"

Competition is tough these days, and with new offerings constantly popping up from every corner of the world, things are only going to get tougher down the road. According to research firm Brand Keys and its 2012 Customer Loyalty Engagement Index, the companies best prepared to thrive in today's...Read More»

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