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First founded as a construction company in 1947 by businessman Chung Ju-yung, Hyundai today is recognized for its cars. Since building its first vehicle in 1976, Hyundai, which also owns fellow Korean badge Kia, has quickly risen to become one of the largest car makers in the world. With a name that literally translates as "modern," the South Korean brand has taken the concept to heart, becoming a global leader in budget-minded, fuel-efficient cars. In the past several years, Hyundai, known for its low-priced automobiles, has even dipped its toes into the luxury car market with a string of stately sedans that look poised to compete with high-end German models.


NOVEMBER 2013

Hyundai Santa Fe Sport FWD 2.0T
The Hyundai Santa Fe Sport FWD 2.0T is an athletic, well-equipped crossover that comes loaded with premium amenities like SiriusXM satellite radio, steering wheel mounted cruise, audio and phone controls, and the Blue Link Telematics System with LCD trip computer.
A three-quarter front view of a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport FWD 2.0T


MAY 2013

A side view of a 2013 Hyundai Veloster Turbo A/T
Hyundai Veloster Turbo A/T
This turbocharged version of Hyundai's quirky hatchback boosts horsepower to 200 hp and torque to 195 lb-ft, making the Veloster a quick and convenient city car that comes at a bargain price.


FEBRUARY 2013

Hyundai Santa Fe Sport AWD 2.0T
This small and sporty crossover offers impressive power and versatility thanks to its 2.0-liter, 264-horsepower turbocharged 4-cylinder engine and intelligent all-wheel drive.
A three-quarter rear view of a 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport AWD 2.0T


JULY 2012

A three-quarter front view of a 2012 Hyundai Azera
Hyundai Azera
Receiving an extensive redesign for the 2012 model year, this stylish midsize sedan has finally distinguished itself with a smart new look and feel, and an impressive list of standard features.


FEBRUARY 2012

Hyundai Veloster
The all-new Hyundai Veloster utilizes a unique, asymmetrical three-door design aimed at maximizing passenger comfort. Of course, the best seat in the cabin still belongs to the driver, who will have a blast piloting this peppy yet fuel-efficient sport coupe.
A three-quarter front view of a green 2012 Hyundai Veloster


JANUARY 2012

A three-quarter front view of a 2012 Hyundai Elantra GLS
Hyundai Elantra GLS
Affordable, attractive and fuel-efficient, the Hyundai Elantra GLS is an ideal vehicle for city dwellers and freeway frequenters looking for something beyond the standard econobox.


SEPTEMBER 2011

Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
This stylish hybrid sedan boasts more horsepower and earns five more miles per gallon than the standard Hyundai Sonata, making it a smart option for those looking to go green without slowing down — or sacrificing comfort.
A three-quarter rear view of a red 2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid


JULY 2011

A side view of a blue 2012 Hyundai Accent 5-door hatchback
Hyundai Accent
Earning a class-leading 34 mpg combined and offering up to 47.5 cubic feet of storage space, this economical 5-door hatchback is all about utilizing space efficiently. The addition of decent acceleration, a low starting price and a plenty of standard equipment make the Accent a day tripper's dream.


JUNE 2011

Hyundai Genesis R-Spec
The R-Spec edition of Hyundai's smartly redesigned and economical Genesis sedan features a beefed-up 5.0-liter V8 that produces 429 horsepower and shoots the sizable ride from 0 to 60 in just over 5 seconds.

A three-quarter rear view of a 2012 Hyundai Genesis R-Spec


MAY 2011

A three-quarter front view of a silver 2011 Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 Track

Hyundai Genesis Coupe 3.8 Track
Providing luxury performance at a reasonable price, the Hyundai Genesis Coupe is an appealing two-door take on the Korean brand's popular sports sedan. Posting a respectable 0 to 60 time of 5.5 seconds, this quick coupe offers plenty of power from its 3.8-liter V6.


AUGUST 2010

Hyundai Sonata
Starting at under $20,000, the 2011 Hyundai Sonata boasts luxurious looks and a well-equipped, comfortable interior that belie this full-size sedan's budget price. Furthermore, coming standard with a fuel injected inline-4, the Sonata delivers decent performance alongside some of the best fuel economy in its class.

A three-quarter rear view of a 2011 Hyundai Sonata GLS


JUNE 2010

A three-quarter front view of a white 2011 Hyundai Equus

Hyundai Equus
With its German-inspired styling and plush, technology-enhanced interior, the all-new Equus exhibits an upscale approach to Hyundai's value-oriented aesthetic.


APRIL 2010

Hyundai Tucson
The new Hyundai Tucson is built upon the idea that bigger isn't always better—unless we're talking about savings, that is. Offering a shorter wheelbase and greater fuel economy than most vehicles in its class, this small SUV is designed to meet your biggest demands while still fitting comfortably in your driveway.

A three-quarter rear view of a red 2010 Hyundai Tucson


JUNE 2008

A three-quarter front view of a 2009 Hyundai Genesis

Hyundai Genesis
Hyundai's rear-wheel drive sports sedan's facets include solar-controlled tinted glass, center console-mounted iPod/USB/Aux input jacks and leather seats. Under the hood is a 3.8-liter V6 engine, which can rev up to 290 horses. Rounding out the ride are power-assisted brakes and independent suspension on all four wheels.


SEPTEMBER 2007

Hyundai Tiburon
It's easy to take a carefree zip around town in this coupe, with its sporty style, V6 engine and wallet-friendly price. Options like a leather-wrapped steering wheel, dual chrome-tipped exhaust and red leather seat bolsters will make drivers feel like they're living life in the fast lane without breaking the bank.



AUGUST 2007

Hyundai Santa Fe

Hyundai Santa Fe
The new design of this light-duty SUV is matched up with advanced safety technology and six standard air bags, all for under $30,000.


JULY 2007

Hyundai Veracruz Limited
Hyundai's premium SUV offers the same luxury and performance as higher-priced competitors without the hefty price tag.

Hyundai Veracruz Limited


JANUARY 2007

Hyundai Elantra

Hyundai Elantra
If you can find a better-built and better-equipped sedan than the Elantra for under $17,000, run out and buy it. But you'll be hard pressed to, because this Hyundai offers a tremendous amount of car for a very low price.


MAY 2006

Hyundai Azera
Hyundai's flagship offers an impressive array of luxury features for less than $30,000: front and rear side air bags, heated seats, power pedals and steering wheel, rain-sensing wipers, rear sunshade and 263 horsepower.

Hyunda Azera


AUGUST 2005

Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata
It’s not a racer, but this handsome (and good value) sedan could keep law enforcement officials on their toes during a car chase. With a roomy and comfortable interior, six air bags and other safety features, the Sonata will be music to your ears and your wallet.


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