Hyundai shows five concepts at SEMA 2016

Hyundai Motor America showed five new concepts at the 2016 SEMA show, including a special skunkworks race concept. HYUNDAI JOINS FORCES WITH BISIMOTO TO DEVELOP “SANTA-FAST” 1,075 HORSEPOWER REAR-DRIVE SANTA FE SUV FOR 2016 SEMA SHOW Hyundai and Bisimoto have again partnered for the SEMA show, this time developing a 1,040 horsepower, rear-drive “Santa-Fast” SUV. [...]

By |2020-05-22T20:16:38-07:00November 3rd, 2016|Categories: Concept cars, Hyundai|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Buick Avista concept car of the Year

I remember seeing the Buick Avista concept car at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, MI, and couldn't believe what General Motors had created. A stunning coupe that hasn't graced the streets yet, and may never which is why it is called a concept. The 8-speed automatic transmission, 3.0L twin turbo V6, [...]

John Batchelor radio show, Volkswagen diesel and hydrogen

John Batchelor talks to Lou Ann Hammond, CEO, Driving the Nation, about Volkswagen's agreement, Mary's Valley Rally hydrogen highway with the Toyota Mirai and Hyundai Tucson. It's all about clean in California - clean transportation, clean energy, and clean long-range driving. The Honorable Judge Charles Beyer put his faith in Robert Mueller, the [...]

California officials drives hydrogen highway

California Air Resources Board Chair Mary Nichols, along with California Energy Commissioner Janea Scott and GO-Biz Deputy Director of Zero Emissions Vehicle Infrastructure Tyson Eckerle, led a caravan of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEVs) through the San Joaquin Valley from Santa Monica to Sacramento to highlight the cars' range and [...]

Imperial Beach in a 2017 Hyundai Elantra

Pier South Resort and Imperial Beach are a combination of Frank Sinatra meets Key West. Over the Coronado bridge, all the way down the peninsula Imperial Beach is a throwback to Key West, to the island ways. Life looks simple; the weather is warm, the breeze is soft, the people are pleasant. Hemingway [...]

2017 Hyundai Elantra more at a lower price

2017 Hyundai Elantra more at a lower price Christine Jew walked around the newly designed 2017 Hyundai Elantra. Jew talks about the segment-first premium feature, hands-free Smart Trunk that allows your trunk to open it without touching the trunk. Another segment-first are memory seats. We've seen memory seats in luxury vehicles, but not in this [...]

By |2020-05-28T06:50:44-07:00February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

2015 North American Car and Truck of the Year

North American International Auto Show Detroit, MI, Monday, January 12 - The three finalists for the 2015 North American Car of the Year are the Ford Mustang, Hyundai Genesis, and Volkswagen Golf. The three finalists for the 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year are the Chevrolet Colorado, Ford F-150, and Lincoln MKC. AND the [...]

Miles Johnson, H.M.A. Connected car manager Blue Link 2rd generation on Driving the Nation

Miles Johnson, Hyundai's Connected car manager Blue Link 2rd generation, talked to Driving the Nation about the 2nd generation of Hyundai's Bluelink. Hyundai has partnered with Google for a search function that shows points of interest (POI) that is done with the push of a button on the rear view mirror. Johnson goes through more [...]

By |2017-03-22T08:00:10-07:00October 13th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai, Video|0 Comments

Hyundai’s designer on the 2015 Hyundai Genesis

Car designer on 2015 Hyundai Genesis John Krsteski, Managing director of Hyundai North America Design, took Driving the Nation on a tour, inside and out, of the 2015 Hyundai Genesis at the National Media Event held in Phoenix, AZ. Krsteski talks about the exterior changes including the grille, the LED lights, and fog lights. The [...]

By |2020-06-22T15:27:42-07:00September 15th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments

2015 Hyundai Genesis and Magna Powertrain

2015 Hyundai Genesis Martin Geieregger, Project Management Integration, MAGNA Powertrain AG, talked to Driving the Nation about the integration of Magna's power train in the 2015 Hyundai Genesis. Geieregger references the transfer case and gives a simulation to show the reason Hyundai goes with the Magna Powertrain.

By |2020-08-12T17:26:39-07:00August 28th, 2014|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai, Video, youtube.com|0 Comments
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