2017 Hyundai Ioniq Autonomous EV concept debuts at LA Auto Show 2016 and CES, shows that Hyundai is serious about the EV market!
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Record Run: Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is gunning for the “sporty” Toyota Prius by setting a for-real FIA Top Speed Record for hybrids at Bonneville.
Kia is hoping the new-for-2017, 50 MPG Kia Niro hybrid SUV has what it takes to put the “Sport” back in “Sport Utility Vehicle”.
The Hyundai Ioniq will debut in January and offer buyers a choice of hybrid, plug-in hybrid or battery electric powertrains, whichever suits their needs.
Hyundai and Kia are set to launch up to 22 new hybrid electric models by 202, and the 2017 Kia Niro will be leading the charge when it debuts next year.
I sat down with Hyundai’s Frank Ahrens to talk about the new HyundaiVeloster C3 (short for Convertible 3 door) Concept and their take on the future of sustainable transportation (hint, it’s wet). Designed in Southern California, with an aim at capturing more of the elusive Gen Y market that continues to elude the grasp of the world’s automakers.
The rise of Hyundai and Kia is one of the greatest automotive triumphs of the past decade, as the Korean automakers went from bad to better to among the best in the industry. So far, they’ve managed to do by relying on efficient four-cylinder engines and hybrid systems in America, but there is reportedly an electric Kia Soul in the works.