Hyundai Unveils the IONIQ 6 ‘Electric Streamliner’, its Bold Sedan With a 380-Mile Range and 18-Minute Charging Time
Automaker Hyundai unveiled its IONIQ 6 electric sedan during an online event on Wednesday evening. The bold sedan, which was teased in a photo last month, is the second electric vehicle launched under Hyundai’s electric sub-brand, following the IONIQ 5 SUV. The unique design makes the IONIQ 6 one of the most of the most energy-efficient EVs in the market.
Eric Walz2022-08-20 09:30 PT
Hyundai's 2022 IONIQ 5 Electric SUV Awarded an IIHS 'Top Safety Plus' Rating
The futuristic-looking IONIQ 5 electric SUV from Hyundai Motor Co has received an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) 2022 Top Safety Pick Plus (TSP+) designation. The IIHS tests evaluate two important aspects of safety, including crashworthiness, which is how well a vehicle protects its occupants in a crash. Safety is important for car buyers and the IIHS rating can help boost sales.
FutureCar Staff 2022-08-06 09:30 PT
Hyundai and Michelin to Develop Next-Gen Tires for EVs
The memorandum of understanding that was signed by the two companies will see them work together on tire technology for the next three years with an emphasis to develop eco-friendly tires.
Vineeth Joel Patel2022-08-02 15:00 PT
Hyundai Plans to Build a New U.S. EV Factory in Georgia, According to Sources
South Korean automaker Hyundai is planning to build an electric vehicle factory in Georgia, according to people familiar with the automaker’s plans. The Georgia EV factory will build vehicles for both Hyundai and Kia.
FutureCar Staff 2022-06-15 10:30 PT
Hyundai’s VP of Design & Chief Creative Officer Named 2022 ‘World Car Person of the Year’
Automaker Hyundai has released some of the most bold and radically designed vehicles over the past year, including the electric Hyundai IONIQ 5, Kia EV6 and Genesis GV60 SUV. The design of these new vehicles offers a look at what the future holds for the South Korea-based automaker. Now the person responsible for much of the futuristic design of these vehicles was named 2022 “World Car Person of the Year” by the World Car Awards jury panel.
FutureCar Staff 2022-04-01 15:45 PT
Hyundai's More Affordable IONIQ 5 With a 58 kWh Battery is a Bargain Compared to Tesla's Model Y
Hyundai recently announced a more affordable, smaller battery version of its new IONIQ 5 EV will be available in the U.S. The lower priced variant will come with a 58 kWh battery pack and will make its stateside debut in spring 2022.
Manish Kharinta2022-01-29 09:00 PT
Hyundai’s Luxury Brand Genesis Rolling Out ‘Face Connect’ Technology to Open & Close Doors Using Biometric Data
Hyundai’s luxury brand Genesis announced that it will soon begin rolling its "Face Connect" technology, allowing its vehicles to recognize human faces using a camera mounted near the driver's door. Once a driver approaches the vehicle, the doors will either open or close doors without requiring a smart key once the system recognizes the driver's face. The feature will debut in the new fully-electric Genesis GV60 SUV.
FutureCar Staff 2021-10-28 11:50 PT
Hyundai and its Autonomous Driving Partner Motional Reveal the Next-Generation IONIQ 5 Robotaxi
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Group and its autonomous driving joint venture Motional unveiled the next-generation IONIQ 5-based robotaxi, which the two companies plan to deploy in a commercial ride-hailing service. The robotaxi is based on the new all-electric Hyundai IONIQ 5, which launched earlier this year. The vehicle was outfitted with technology that converted it into a SAE Level 4 autonomous vehicle that can safely operate without a driver.
FutureCar Staff 2021-10-07 14:00 PT
Hyundai’s XCIENT Fuel Cell Trucks Hitting the Road in California in the Largest Deployment of the Technology in the U.S.
Hyundai Motor Co announced that its fuel cell-powered XCIENT trucks are hitting the road in California as part of two publicly-funded projects in the state to improve air quality. Hyundai plans to deploy 30 XCIENT Fuel Cell trucks in Northern California by early 2023 as part of its public and private partnerships in the U.S. It will be the largest commercial deployment of Class 8 hydrogen-powered fuel cell trucks in the U.S.
Eric Walz2021-09-02 13:30 PT
Hyundai Becomes Latest Automaker to Stop Developing New Internal Combustion Powertrains
To free up some resources to invest in electric vehicles, Hyundai will cut the number of models in its lineup that are powered by fossil fuels by 50 percent.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-07-13 07:00 PT
Hyundai Officially Launches the IONIQ 5 Electric Crossover With Up to 300 Miles of Range
Hyundai Motor North America today introduced its all-new IONIQ 5, an electric crossover with a targeted driving range of 300 miles, which will make it a serious alternative to Tesla’s Model Y. In addition to its range of up to 300 miles, the IONIQ 5 will offer ultra-fast charging reaching 80% charging in about 18 minutes.
Eric Walz2021-06-30 15:00 PT
Hyundai, Kia to Build EVs in US as Part of $7.4 Billion Investment
Hyundai Motor Group, which includes Hyundai and Kia, announced plans to invest $7.4 billion into the U.S. by 2025 to produce future electric vehicles at its plant in Alabama. The investment will also go toward smart mobility solutions.
Vineeth Joel Patel2021-06-21 07:45 PT
Hyundai Shares the First Images of the G70 ‘Shooting Brake’ From its Luxury Division Genesis
Hyundai’s Luxury Division Genesis is bringing back the luxury station wagon, which will go on sale in Europe. It's the first wagon model from Genesis, which is a vehicle category that fell out of favor with car buyers in the U.S. as consumers prefer SUVs and crossovers. The G70 Shooting Brake is based on the new Genesis G70 luxury sedan that was released last year.
FutureCar Staff 2021-06-18 10:00 PT
Here’s a Quick Look at the Upcoming IONIQ 5 Electric Crossover From Hyundai
The 2022 IONIQ 5 marks a very pivotal milestone for automaker Hyundai, as the company embarks on a new era of electrification. Here's a look at what the upcoming electric crossover has to offer.
Manish Kharinta2021-06-15 15:00 PT
Here's What We Know About the Refreshed 2022 Hyundai Kona EV
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co announced a redesigned 2022 Kona EV for the North American market. The restyled Kona electric crossover includes a substantially redesigned exterior and cabin space. The all-new Kona Electric will also come with an updated suspension setup, which according to Hyundai, improves the EV's ride and handling.
Manish Kharinta2021-04-07 14:00 PT
Hyundai to Spend $900 Million to Replace Battery Systems in 82,000 EVs Due to Fire Risk
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co. is recalling around 82,000 electric vehicles to replace battery packs that pose a fire risk. The recall is one of the first major recalls of electric vehicle battery packs by a major automaker. Hyundai said that recalling the battery packs will cost roughly $900 million.
FutureCar Staff 2021-04-02 12:30 PT
Hyundai Announces its Updated ‘Strategy 2025’, a Bold Plan Which Includes Supplying Up to 10% of the World’s EVs
South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co announced its updated five-year plan called “Strategy 2025” that will transform the company into one of the world’s leading mobility providers and largest manufacturers of electric cars and hydrogen fuel cell powered vehicles. Hyundai aggressive plans include supplying 8-10% of the world’s electric vehicles by 2025.
FutureCar Staff 2021-01-16 16:30 PT
Hyundai Reveals its New Dedicated ‘E-GMP’ Platform to Support its Goal to Become a Global EV Leader
Hyundai Motor Group’s plans to introduce a total of 23 electrified models over the next several years, so the company built a dedicated EV platform to serve as the foundation for its future battery-electric vehicles. The automaker revealed its new modular Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) on Wednesday. The E-GMP represents an entirely new way of building vehicles for Hyundai.
Eric Walz2021-01-08 11:45 PT
Hyundai Reveals Specs for the Upcoming 2022 Tucson SUV
Automaker Hyundai has confirmed that its 2022 Tucson SUV will offer buyers three options, a plug-in hybrid (PHEV), conventional hybrid and an internal combustion engine model. The Hyundai Tucson PHEV will be powered by a 13.8 kWh battery pack, which the company claims will deliver 70 MPGe of fuel economy.
Manish Kharinta2020-12-24 18:30 PT
Hyundai Delivers the World’s First Mass-Produced Fuel Cell Trucks to Customers in Switzerland
As many of the world’s car manufacturers are actively developing electric vehicles, South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Company remains focused on developing both commercial fuel cell vehicles alongside passenger vehicles powered by batteries. the company announced today that it delivered the first seven of its XCIENT fuel cell trucks to customers in Switzerland, with plans to deliver a total of 50 by the end of the year.
Eric Walz2020-11-13 11:05 PT
Researchers at South Korea's Chung-Ang University Develop a ‘Meta-Reinforcement' Machine Learning Algorithm for Traffic Lights to Improve Vehicle Throughput
Eric WalzDec 22, 2022 2:30 PM PT
Zeekr's New 009 Electric Passenger Van is the World's First EV to Feature CATL's Advanced ‘Qilin' Battery With a Range of 510 Miles
Eric WalzDec 19, 2022 1:45 PM PT
Hyundai Gets Serious About Electric Performance Cars, Shows off Two Concepts
Vineeth Joel PatelDec 17, 2022 6:15 AM PT