Hyundai Motor Group

Future Hyundai/Kia models to get additional airbag in the middle

Since the early 1980s when airbags started to be installed in cabin, millions of people have benefitted from the extra protection and experienced reduced injuries during accidents. The contribution of airbags to saving lives cannot be understated and as new technology has been developed, the effectiveness of airbags has increased. Preventing head injuries Now the […]

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Hyundai Motor Group develops lightweight wearable robot to help workers

The increased automation, particularly the use of robots, is feared to reduce the number of humans needed to do work in factories. It has a lot of implications and companies are trying to find a balance in their workforce. However, humans are still needed for some types of assembly work, especially where it involves variations. […]

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First view of the next Hyundai i10, to be unveiled at Frankfurt Motorshow

With the 2019 Frankfurt Motorshow nearing, a number of carmakers are building up interest in their brands by releasing teaser images of new models that will debut at the event. The latest to do so is Hyundai Motor which will be unveiling the all-new i10 hatchback, besides a few other models. The i10, a popular […]

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Hyundai Motor Group begins selling first model with solar roof charging system

The Hyundai Motor Group has launched its first car with a solar roof charging system. It is one of three types of solar roof charging systems the carmaker is developing. This technology will provide vehicles with additional electrical power that can increase fuel efficiency and driving range in hybrids. The system debuts on the New […]

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Quicker shift times in future Kia/Hyundai hybrids with Active Shift Control

The beginning of the computer age in the 1980s saw the rapid development of electronic systems for management of many different functions in cars. This led to significant leaps in performance and efficiency as computers could calculate at thousands of times a second, making adjustments to match operating conditions precisely. One area where such lightning-fast management […]

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VVT-i, i-VTEC, CVVT… and now CVVD from the Hyundai Motor Group [w/VIDEO]

VVT (Variable Valve Timing), VTEC (Variable Valve Timing & Lift Electronic Control), VVT-i (Variable Valve Timing with intelligence), i-VTEC (intelligent VTEC), Dual VVT-i, CVVT (Continuously Variable Valve Timing) are all familiar valvetrain systems in today’s cars. Now the Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) adds a new one – CVVD or Continuously Variable Valve Duration (CVVD). The […]

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