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Hyundai Motor Group aims to popularize hydrogen fuel cell powertrains by 2040

During its Hydrogen Wave online forum, Hyundai Motor Group revealed its plans to popularize the use of hydrogen fuel cell powertrains by 2040. The technology will complement its battery-electric vehicles and will apply hydrogen fuel cell technology to its commercial vehicles by 2028. Hyundai Motor Group believes that hydrogen will play a significant role in […]

by Stefan Ogbac
9/7/2021
Hyundai Motor commits to being carbon neutral by 2045

The South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor has announced that it will achieve carbon neutral status by the year 2045. In conjunction with the IAA Mobility show in Munich, the company also declared that it’ll stop selling internal combustion powered cars in Europe in 2035. Hyundai Motor, which consists of Hyundai and Kia in the United […]

by Chad Kirchner
9/6/2021
Is Hyundai Motor Group previewing a performance-focused FCV?

On Sept. 7, Hyundai Motor Group is hosting an online global forum called “Hydrogen Wave” where it plans to show off its future hydrogen fuel cell technologies. The date also falls on the International Day of Clean Air for Blue Skies that was originally proposed by South Korea and ratified by the United Nations. This […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/27/2021
2023 Kia Sportage PHEV debuting in Munich for IAA Mobility

Kia will use the 2023 Munich auto show to display its electrified vehicle lineup. In addition to the all-electric EV6, the 2023 Kia Sportage PHEV will make its first global public debut in the IAA’s new host city in Germany. This will be the second new plug-in hybrid in Kia’s lineup, following the three-row Sorento. […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/24/2021
2022 Kia Sorento PHEV detailed as a new range-topping option

The 2022 Kia Sorento PHEV has been announced as the second electrified model in the lineup. Thanks to a larger battery and a more powerful electric motor, it gets more flexibility while offering more power and seating for six. Available in SX and SX Prestige grades, the Sorento PHEV sits at the top of the […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/23/2021
2022 Kia Sorento PHEV can travel up to 32 miles in EV mode

The EPA has released the efficiency ratings for the 2022 Kia Sorento PHEV and we like what we’re seeing. In all-electric mode, the Sorento PHEV can travel up to 32 miles, meaning you can easily commute emissions-free, especially if you don’t live far from work. When driven as a hybrid, the EPA rates the Sorento […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/23/2021
Kia Soul EV Boardmasters Edition is built for life on the beach

Kia’s UK division has revealed a one-off special edition Soul EV built in collaboration with Boardmasters. Called the Kia Soul EV Boardmasters Edition and finished in Neptune Blue, this has been designed specifically for beach life and to commemorate the launch of Boardmasters 2021. The event is a music and surf festival held in Cornwall, […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/19/2021
Is Hyundai Motor Group planning a fuel cell performance car?

By now, you’ve seen Hyundai Motor Group’s lineup of performance cars grow. Originally consisting of the Hyundai i30 N and Veloster N, Kia Stinger, and Genesis G70, the portfolio has grown to include a range of body styles and powertrain types. The most notable addition is the Kia EV6 GT a 576-hp battery-electric cruise missile […]

by Stefan Ogbac
8/2/2021
2023 Kia Sportage doubles down on tech, adds electrification

The 2023 Kia Sportage has been fully revealed and it’s got a full range of tech features plus upcoming electrified powertrains. Like the latest crop of Kia vehicles, the Sportage has a distinct new look complete with a massive new grille featuring headlight clusters integrated into it and boomerang-shaped LED daytime running lights. As a […]

by Stefan Ogbac
7/7/2021
2021 Volkswagen ID.4 vs. 2021 Kia Niro EV: Which one to get?

The wealth of choices for battery-electric vehicles continue to grow at a fast rate. If you’re looking for one with over 200 miles of range, the options abound. The 2021 Volkswagen ID.4 is one of the latest additions while the 2021 Kia Niro EV was an early entrant into the 200+ mile club that didn’t […]

by Stefan Ogbac
6/24/2021