Hyundai Kona Electric officially launched, priced from RM150,000

Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has certainly been quick to start the EV (electric vehicle) ball rolling. Of course, this is not the first EV to be sold in Malaysia. Mitsubishi Motors Malaysia sold the i-MiEV in 2008 and Edaran Tan Chong Motor has already sold two generations of the Nissan LEAF, while Porsche, BMW and […]

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2021 Hyundai Motor SEVEN concept SUEV

Hyundai SEVEN concept SUEV – a lounge on wheels

The Hyundai Motor Group (HMG) has many new models in the pipeline, virtually all electrified either as battery electric (BEV) or hybrid electric vehicles (HEV). It seems that HMG – which consists of Hyundai, Kia and Genesis – can’t wait to show the world what’s coming and throughout this year, we’ve seen production models being […]

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Hyundai Grandeur is second model to be reinterpreted for carmaker’s Heritage Series

Many of today’s carmakers have a history going back decades and over the years, certain models have been regarded as special or significant. Typically, these would be the first global model produced by the company, like the Pony which Hyundai Motor launched in 1975. Eleven years later, in 1986, another model was launched which was […]

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2021 Hyundai Kona Electric EV

Hyundai Kona Electric to be available later this month, with pricing expected to be under RM150,000

Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has been quick to respond to the exemption of all import and excise duties for electric vehicles (EVs) announced just last Friday by the government for the proposed 2022 Budget. The exemption will certainly make fully electric vehicles more affordable, hopefully spurring interest among Malaysians to switch to them. More attractive […]

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2021 Hyundai Staria

Hyundai Staria MPV officially launched, priced from RM358,888 (w/VIDEO)

MPVs evolved from window vans and were initially simple people-movers. Over the years, some manufacturers have found growing demand for more luxurious versions of such vehicles, with models like the Toyota Alphard and Vellfire being very popular. To capture a slice of this growing market, Hyundai has also come out with a luxury MPV called […]

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Hyundai Motor Group aims to take lead in technology for future hydrogen society

Hydrogen is the most abundant element on earth and when used as an energy source, it does not generate carbon dioxide which is known to cause negative climate change. It thus has great potential as a zero-emission energy source for a variety of products. For this reason, a number of leading global companies are carrying […]

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Hyundai to launch ultra compact SUV called Casper (w/VIDEO)

Casper, the friendly ghost in an animated cartoon series, is the name that Hyundai will use for a new ultra compact SUV that it will introduce during the fourth quarter of this year, starting with the Korean market. Smallest Hyundai SUV model The new model will be the carmaker’s smallest SUV, measuring 3595 mm long, […]

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Motional Hyundai IONIQ 5 robotaxi

Hyundai IONIQ 5 EV to be used for fully autonomous robotaxi by Motional

While manufacturers are still developing autonomous vehicles for private use, it is likely that the first such vehicles that can operate entirely on their own will be commercial vehicles. These are already in use in closed sites but eventually, driverless vehicles could also be used on public roads to transport people around. Motional, a US-based […]

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Hyundai Sime Darby Motors launches leasing programme for Grand Starex, Appreciation Programme for frontliners

Hyundai-Sime Darby Motors (HSDM) has launched its Hyundai Grand Starex Smart Lease Programme to offer corporations and businesses an attractive leasing programme with significant savings. The programme, which is in partnership with Sime Darby Rent A Car, is also available for individuals. Customers who sign up for the Hyundai Grand Starex Smart Lease programme – […]

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Hyundai Grand Starex now equipped with eCall as part of standard Telematics System

Almost everyone has a handphone nowadays so if you are unfortunate to have an accident, you can call for help from anywhere. But what if you are injured and cannot make the call? If you have a Hyundai Grand Starex from Hyundai Sime Darby Motors (HSDM), the vehicle will make that emergency call for you, […]

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