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Hyundai Motor Group invests $10 billion in the U.S. for electrified mobility

Hyundai Motor Group has announced a massive investment in the U.S. market as it aims to provide better mobility solutions for this region. The $10 billion investment aims to accelerate innovation and electrified mobility in support of the company’s carbon neutrality goals. Its biggest component is the establishment of a dedicated plant for building battery-electric […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/24/2022
Hyundai will detail plans to expand XCIENT fuel cell truck operations in the U.S.

The 2022 Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo will be a big deal for Hyundai because it is poised to announce more details regarding its deployment of 30 XCIENT Class 8 6×4 hydrogen fuel cell trucks in California. Starting in 2023, the heavy-duty vehicles will be based at the Port of Oakland as part of the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/15/2022
Hyundai Motor Group planning BEV plant in Georgia: Report

Hyundai Motor Group’s electrified product offensive is continuing at a rapid pace and it looks like the company is doubling down on supporting it with new facilities. A report from Reuters reveals Hyundai Motor Group is in discussions with officials in the state of Georgia for a new battery-electric vehicle manufacturing plant, according to people […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/14/2022
Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid to start production in the U.S. this October

Hyundai will start the production of electrified vehicles at its Montgomery, Alabama assembly line this year. The honor goes to the Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid, which will be built alongside its pure internal combustion counterpart, the smaller Tucson, Elantra sedan, and the Santa Cruz compact truck. This is part of a $300 million investment in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/10/2022
Hyundai Ioniq 6 prototype caught with lots of production-ready details

Once again spy photographers have caught the Hyundai Ioniq 6 prototype, this time we see some production-spec details. The reflectors, for instance, are now what you’ll find in the final vehicle. Its biggest highlight is the taillight cluster, which is now a full-width design similar to what was in the Prophecy Concept. You also see […]

by Stefan Ogbac
5/2/2022
Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid to start production in the U.S. this October

Hyundai will start the production of electrified vehicles at its Montgomery, Alabama assembly line this year. The honor goes to the Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid, which will be built alongside its pure internal combustion counterpart, the smaller Tucson, Elantra sedan, and the Santa Cruz compact truck. This is part of a $300 million investment in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
4/14/2022
Here’s why my go to recommendation is no longer Tesla

Prior to today, Tuesday Mar. 15, 2022, my go to recommendation for a new electric vehicle had a Tesla badge on the hood. Why? Because normal people who don’t know much about electric cars have the easiest time transitioning when the car they are driving is a Tesla. The Supercharger network is reliable, and Tesla’s […]

by Chad Kirchner
3/15/2022
Dissecting Hyundai Motor Group’s electrification plans

Hyundai Motor Group’s three brands have all but revealed their electrification plans. Hyundai and Kia will have hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric powertrains on offer while Genesis will go all-in on the latter. We also know that the three latest platforms, K3, N3, and M3 are built from the ground up to accommodate all levels […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/15/2022
Hyundai and Kia to expand electrified options for subcompact crossovers: Sources

Hyundai Motor Group is serious about electrification and its three brands recently accelerated their plans. Although their end goal is to go all-in on battery-electric vehicles, the Korean giant is executing the transition gradually. It won’t simply get rid of every other vehicle in favor of BEVs; hybrids and plug-in hybrids will play a key […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/7/2022
Hyundai and Genesis to introduce 17 new BEVs, accelerates electrification strategy

Hyundai Motor Group’s three brands have pretty ambitious electrification plans. However, it appears that two brands have accelerated their rollout of battery-electric vehicles. At the 2022 CEO Investor Day, Jaehoon Chang, CEO of Hyundai Motor Company, revealed the new road maps for the Hyundai and Genesis brands. In addition to strengthening the BEV lineups, Hyundai […]

by Stefan Ogbac
3/3/2022