Executive variant added to latest Hyundai Elantra range, priced from RM139,888

The latest Hyundai Elantra arrived in Malaysian showrooms just 9 months after its global online launch from Hollywood. Its quick appearance was due to it not being assembled locally, so there was no need for plant preparation. Along with exports to other markets, Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) also got its allocation for Malaysia. The […]

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2021 North American Car, Truck & Utility of the Year

The diverse nature of the huge North American car market means it has many brands present and when it comes to picking winners for the annual North American Car & Truck of the Year awards, the domestic American brands certainly have a lot of challengers from foreign makes. Running since 1994, these awards are the […]

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All-new 7th generation Hyundai Elantra 1.6 launched with one variant only, priced from RM158,888

It’s not often that a new model arrives in Malaysia less than a year after it has its global debut. Often, the manufacturer may start with a lefthand drive model, or give priority to important markets like the domestic market or the USA. In the case of the all-new Hyundai Elantra, it’s been just 9 […]

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2021 Hyundai Elantra

All-new Hyundai Elantra to be launched in Malaysia next month

This may be the worst year ever for the auto industry (though sales in the past few months have actually been high) with the MCO forcing a shutdown of businesses and factories. Production was affected and sales too were virtually non-existent for at least one month. Nevertheless, the government’s assistance in the form of sales […]

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New Hyundai Elantra to have Smartstream engine and Intelligent Variable Transmission

There used to be just manual and automatic transmissions, easy enough to differentiate. Then things started to get more varied with the advent of the continuously-variable transmission (CVT), dual-clutch transmission (DCT), Sequential Manual Transmission and others. For motorists, it was still basically manual or automatic, of course, but manufacturers have had a greater choice in […]

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7th gen Hyundai Elantra

All-new 7th generation Hyundai Elantra to be revealed next week

Hyundai Motor is lucky they didn’t plan on using the 2020 New York Auto Show for the world premiere of the new generation of one of their popular models. Due to concerns about the widening COVID-19 epidemic which have led to one area of the city being turned into a ‘containment zone’, the event is […]

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Hyundai Earns Four Top Spots in AutoPacific Vehicle Satisfaction Awards

Hyundai has been named 2018’s Most Satisfying Popular Brand in AutoPacific’s annual Vehicle Satisfaction Awards (VSAs). In addition to winning this overall title, Hyundai has three cars—the Sonata, Elantra and Accent—that earned top spots in the mid-size car, compact car and economy car categories, respectively. “With so many different brands for customers to choose from, […]

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