Hyundai and Kia back UK EV start-up Arrival

Hyundai Motor Company and Kia Motors Corporation today announced a strategic investment of €100 million (about £85 million) in a new partnership with Arrival, a UK-based electric vehicle startup. Through the partnership, Hyundai and Kia plan to introduce competitively priced small and medium-sized electric vans and other products for logistics and on-demand ride-hailing and shuttle service companies.

Hyundai and Kia join IONITY EV charging venture

Hyundai Motor Company alongside Kia Motors Corporation today announced its investment into IONITY, a joint venture established by global automakers. Under the agreement Hyundai and Kia, affiliated automotive companies for Hyundai Motor Group (the Group), will play a key role in further enhancing the availability of EV charging stations with additional convenience benefits for its customers.

Hyundai reveals sportier i10

Following the recent unveiling of the All-New i10, Hyundai Motor has announced it is to further enhance its N Line portfolio with the All-New i10 N Line, which makes its debut at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA). The new model combines the dynamic design, comprehensive connectivity and advanced safety of the All-New i10 with the sportiness and attitude of N Line. The All-New i10 N Line will be available in summer 2020. 

September start for the Hyundai Kona Hybrid

Hyundai Motor UK has officially announced the pricing and specification changes for the new Kona Hybrid, which is on sale from the 30th September. Among the new features are the optional SmartSense safety packages, allowing customers to choose from a range of relevant active safety and driving assistance systems.

Updated Hyundai Ioniq remains top five-star safety rating

The new Hyundai Ioniq has officially maintained its maximum rating of five stars from the independent Euro NCAP for crash safety. The Ioniq Hybrid, Plug-in Hybrid and Electric versions of the New Ioniq all keep this maximum score.

Hyundai teases all-new i10 ahead of Frankfurt debut

Hyundai Motor has revealed the first sketch of the all-new i10 ahead of its public world premiere later this year at the 2019 Frankfurt Motor Show (IAA). The latest addition to the Korean automaker’s i-range features a new-look design, which “shows a contrast between its soft surfaces and sharp lines”. Proportions for the all-new model have been “redefined in width, height and wheel size, resulting in an energetic and agile look”.

Hyundai unveils electric double-decker bus

Hyundai Motor today unveiled an electric double-decker bus which is a first of its kind for Hyundai, and is part of the company’s effort to help reduce traffic congestion and air pollution.

Revamped Hyundai Ioniq gets electric range boost

Hyundai Motor is launching connectivity and design enhancements for the new Ioniq. As of its launch in 2016, the Ioniq was the world’s first car planned from the start to offer three electrified powertrains – hybrid, plug-in hybrid and full electric. The Ioniq now gets added technological features and a refreshed look

Hydrogen-powered Hyundai NEXO on sale at £65,995

Hyundai Motor UK has announced UK pricing for NEXO, the company’s second generation hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle which is available to order directly from Hyundai Motor UK from today. NEXO has a claimed range of up to 414 miles and it joins Kona Electric and IONIQ Electric as the latest electrified Hyundai model available in the UK and one of the 44 new electrified models that Hyundai Motor Group pledge to launch by 2025