Tag: Hyundai

First official pictures of Kia K9!

First official pictures of Kia K9!

These are the first official pictures of Kia’s all-new flagship sedan, the K9, which is the company’s first rear-wheel drive sedan.  Boasting the ‘best of the best’ design, driving performance and high technology capabilities, the new model is declared as the final one in the ‘K’ series. The Kia K5 […]

Hyundai Elantra Coupe

Hyundai Elantra Coupe

  While we’re waiting for the all-new Elantra sedan to be launched in Malaysia, Hyundai has added a third variant to the range. The new variant is a coupe, which joins the sedan and hatchback (also known as the new i30 or Elantra GT in some countries), was officially launched […]

Hyundai Elantra, Range Rover Evoque win top US titles

Hyundai Elantra, Range Rover Evoque win top US titles

  A Korean car has been chosen as the 2012 North American Car of the Year while the North American Truck of the Year is from a British brand now owned by an Indian company – the Hyundai Elantra and Range Rover Evoque, respectively.  This is the second time that […]

New Inokom Elantra coming

New Inokom Elantra coming

Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) will launch an all-new generation of the Elantra under the Inokom brand in early 2012 (February at the latest). The long-awaited sedan which will be assembled at the Inokom plant in Kedah under licence from Hyundai will be available with 1.6-litre Gamma and 1.8-litre Nu 4-cylinder […]

Hyundai offers longest warranty for hybrids

Hyundai offers longest warranty for hybrids

In the late 1990s, when Hyundai Motor made a return to the American market after a disastrous earlier entry in 1985 (the company was forced to pull out after a year when sales fell by 50% due to poor build quality) it had to win back customers who were not […]

Hyundai Veloster coming in 2012

Hyundai Veloster coming in 2012

Following its preview at the COTY2U Autoshow next week, the Hyundai Veloster Coupe will be launched in Malaysia during the first quarter of 2012 by Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM). The Veloster is the sixth vehicle in Hyundai’s ‘24/7 version 2.0 product initiative’ (seven new models in 24 months), following in […]

Hyundai Santa Fe Standard version

Hyundai Santa Fe Standard version

Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has added a cheaper version to its Santa Fe SUV range. The new version has standard specifications, a 2.4-litre petrol engine, and is priced at RM150,888 (with roadtax and insurance). The main differences from the premium version are in the interior trim and the omission of features […]

Additional Premium version for Inokom Santa Fe

Additional Premium version for Inokom Santa Fe

The Inokom Santa Fe (a model licensed by Hyundai Motor Company) is now available with a Premium version, available with both 2.2-litre diesel and 2.4-litre petrol engines and 4WD. The additional version comes with a subtly enhanced exterior and interior such as a redesigned front grille, black glossy fog lamp […]

Second Generation Hyundai i30

Second Generation Hyundai i30

Hyundai Motor has issued the first images of the all-new i30, ahead of the car’s world premiere at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor Show next week. The company expects its new C-segment hatchback to continue the successful run of the first generation which introduced the ‘i’ prefix in model lines. Current […]

Hyundai Grand Starex Royale updated

Hyundai Grand Starex Royale updated

The latest Hyundai Grand Starex Royale offers more luxurious and practical features with cosmetic changes externally. Among the upgrades are the swivel seats and optional Nappa leather seats. It has the same 2.5-litre CRDi turbodiesel engine coupled with a Variable Geometry Turbocharger and intercooler.     In Peninsular Malaysia, its […]