Archive for the ‘Sonata’ Category
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2013 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Refreshed
by admin on Feb 22nd, 2013
The fact that Hyundai and Kia were keeping their hybrid models out of the market for some last minute refinements wasnâ€™t a secret. What exactly they were doing was, until now. Hyundai have released details of the refresh visited upon their 2013 Hyundai Sonata hybrid model. The new model is pretty much the same to look at as the 2012 one, but there are some crucial difference mechanically that make the new model even better. For sta...
Filed under: Genesis, Hyundai, Sante Fe, Sonata
Fluidic Sculpture Design for Hyundai Genesis, Santa Fe and Sonata
by admin on Jul 26th, 2012
In a set of releases from Korean automaker Hyundai this week, the company alluded to new designs for the Hyundai Genesis, Santa Fe and Sonata models for their next release. Their intent is to widen the remit of the companyâ€™s â€śFluidic Sculptureâ€ť design concept to include the Genesis, Santa Fe and Sonata. There is no doubt that the design inspiration and aesthetic appeal of the manufacturerâ€™s cars has increased exponentially ov...
Filed under: Fuel Efficient, Hyundai, Kia, Optima, Optima Hybrid, Sonata
Car Comparison: Optima vs Sonata
by admin on Apr 27th, 2012
Kia Optima vs Hyundai Sonata A lot of car buyers come into one of our dealershipsÂ in Mississauga, Georgetown, Hamilton or Niagara Falls to compare our leading mid-sized sedans. The 2012 Hyundai Sonata and 2012 Kia Optima haven't taken long to rise to the top of the class. In just a few generations, the pair have gone fromÂ "Also Rans"Â to highly ranked competitorsÂ with sales that rival vehicles like the Nissan Altima, Honda Accord and Ford Fus...
Filed under: Accent, Blog, Elantra, Fuel Efficient, Genesis, Hyundai, Sonata, Tucson
Hyundai Vehicles Get Best Buy Awards
by admin on Mar 28th, 2012
Consumer Guide Honours 5 Hyundai Vehicles We're a little biased at AutoValue Hyundai of Niagara Falls, but when independent third-party experts,Â like Consumer Guide Automotive recently honored five members of the Hyundai lineup, weÂ feelÂ justified inÂ saying "See, told you so!" to all our vehicle shoppers. The 2012 Accent, Sonata and Tucson were all given the "Best Buy" nod, while the 2012 Elantra and Genesis made the "Recommended" list. Se...
Filed under: Blog, Fuel Efficient, Green News, Hyundai, Kia, Optima, Optima Hybrid, Sonata
Hyundai and Kia Top EPA’s Fuel Economy List
by admin on Mar 20th, 2012
Hyundai and Kia Tops in Fuel Efficiency With gas prices on the riseÂ in Toronto and the GTA, more and more car buyers are thinking about fuel economy. So,Â Car Nation Canada is happy to announce that bothÂ Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp. were named the most fuel efficient and environmentally-friendly car makers by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), outperforming rivals such as Toyota and Honda. In the EPAâ€™s annual report â€...
Filed under: Blog, Elantra, Hyundai, Sonata
Hyundai Tops in Customer Loyalty
by admin on Jan 31st, 2012
Hyundai Keeps Its Customers Auto Value Hyundai of Niagara Falls is proud to announce that Hyundai ranks highest among automotive brands in retaining customers. According to the J.D. Power and Associates 2012 Customer Retention Study Hyundai improved its retention rate by four percentage points from 2010 to 64 percent in 2012. Hyundaiâ€™s retention rate is primarily driven by the strong demand for the Elantra and Sonata models. â€śHyundaiâ€™s ...
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IIHS Announces Top Safety Picks for 2012
by admin on Dec 21st, 2011
IIHS Picks Record 115 Models for 2012 The US based,Â Insurance Institute for Highway Safety published itsÂ final list of 2012 models rated Top Safety Picks. A record 115 models were selected this year.Â A remarkable number given thatÂ there were only 11 selectedÂ in 2005 when the insurance industry's safety agency started its own crash testing and rating, separate from the US Federal government's crash tests. Top Picks include 69 cars, 38 SU...
Filed under: Blog, Fuel Efficient, Green News, Hyundai, Sonata
2012 Hyundai Sonata Leads in Fuel Economy
by admin on Dec 16th, 2011
Hyundai DefendsÂ Sonata's Mid-sized Fuel Efficiency Hyundai Motors has recently come under fire for its fuel economy rating. Some critics have argued thatÂ Hyundai's mid-sizedÂ 2012 Sonata, in particular, does not live up to its EPA rating. Hyundai has countered by showing that the Sonata's interior volume isÂ 120.2 cubic feet, placing it in the EPA Large Car segment, where most of its competitors offer significantly lower combined fuel economy ...
Filed under: Accent, Blog, Elantra, Fuel Efficient, Hyundai, Sonata, Veloster
Fuel Efficient Vehicles Driving Hyundai Sales
by admin on Dec 9th, 2011
Hyundai's Record Vehicles Sales Continue Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. announced that it sold 8,417 vehicles in November,Â an 8.8% increase over last November. Year-to-date,Â 122,750 units were sold, an increase of 9.2% over the same period last year, well over the 118,507 units sold in all of 2010. But,Â the stand out statistic forÂ November,Â is for fuel efficient vehicle sales, whereÂ the number of Hyundai vehicles consuming less than 5.0 L/100 ...
Filed under: Blog, Hyundai, Kia, Sonata, Sorento
2012 Kia Sorento and 2012 Hyundai Sonata Getting Quieter
by admin on Sep 19th, 2011
Hyundai and Kia 4 Cylinder Engines Getting Quieter BorgWarner, a leading automotive supplier to both Hyundai MotorsÂ and Kia Motors, recently introduced its new Silent Chain for the balance shaft drive onÂ Hyundai and Kia engines.Â The Hyundai Â Theta II 4 cylinder gasoline direct injection (GDI) and turbo GDI enginesÂ power the 2012 Hyundai Sonata and 2012 Kia Sorento and Sportage.Â Â The new Silent Chain is designed to withstand the harsh e...