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
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
2022 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid review: The tech lover’s mid-size sedan

Some of the best automotive technologies no longer require you to spend top dollar. With consumers demanding so much out of their vehicles, cutting-edge features are within reach of the average person. Case and point the 2022 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid. This electrified mid-size sedan brings a lot to the table without breaking the bank. Now […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Hyundai Motor Group partners with IonQ for next-generation battery development

Hyundai Motor Group has announced its latest partnership for next-generation battery development, this time it’s with IonQ a company leading in trapped-ion quantum computing. The partnership aims to develop new variational quantum eigensolver (VQE) algorithms to study lithium compounds and their chemical reactions involved in battery chemistry. This is expected to make significant improvements in future lithium-ion […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2022 Hyundai Kona Electric review: The building blocks

There’s no doubt that Hyundai has emerged as one of the leaders in electrification. It quietly got there thanks to vehicles like the Kona Electric, one of the first long-range battery-electric vehicles on the market. This subcompact crossover was secretly in the 300-mile club before vehicles like the Volkswagen ID.4 and Ford Mustang Mach-E even […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 caught during on-road testing in Europe

The 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 is taking shape and spy photographers caught a prototype undergoing road testing in Europe. Although the car still wears a lot of plastic covering, we can see enough details to know that this sedan will stand out when all of the cladding comes off. Based on the stunningly gorgeous Prophecy […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Hyundai i20 N Hybrid WRC is the brand’s latest rally car

Hyundai has been on a motor sport roll lately. In addition to competing in the TCR class with the Veloster N, i30 N, and Elantra N, the company is also in the World Rally Championship. Today, its latest rally car has debuted and it’s been electrified to comply with the latest WRC regulations. The Hyundai […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Some of the best vehicles we drove for 2021

Every year we drive many vehicles in our line of work. However, there are always some that stand out from everything else. These are the cars, trucks, and crossovers that end up on our personal recommended lists and the ones we remember the fondest. Only a few are high-dollar exotics, many of these are the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
2021 Honda Accord Hybrid vs. 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid: Which one is right for you?

Mid-size sedans have to do a lot more to get consumers’ attention away from crossovers. The 2021 Honda Accord Hybrid and 2021 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid are just the latest examples of traditional four-doors punching above their weight. Between all the tech features, luxurious appointments, and electrification, both cars have a lot to offer those looking […]

by Stefan Ogbac
Hyundai CEO confirms 13 new EVs coming by 2026: Report

There’s no question that Hyundai Motor Group has doubled down on electrification. The proof of that is it’s one of the first to develop a platform specifically for battery-electric vehicles and a 400/800-volt charging architecture. In an interview with Automotive News, Hyundai CEO Jaehoon Chang revealed that EVs are now a priority at the Korean […]

by Stefan Ogbac