2018 hyundai accent review – first drive

By | 2018-02-05T13:55:43+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Hyundai|Tags: |

When the first Hyundai Accent came on the market in 1995, it was brought out with immense skepticism by the buying public. Hyundai's success came when they offered a ten year or 100,000 warranty. Accent's progress continues, partly, because Hyundai keeps improving the quality of the four-door sedan. Mike O'Brien, VP product corporate & digital [...]

Honda Hyundai Kia Jeep Smart WAPO carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:21+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Categories: Honda, Hyundai, Jeep|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Good Morning Warren and Friends, I was at the Hyundai Ioniq event yesterday. I left last night because they are forecasting 25 mph winds and 1/2 an inch of rain every hour. Combine that with a little CRJ airplane, and I called United Airlines and changed my flight. Have you heard about the Ioniq? It's [...]

Hyundai Ioniq part of a long-term plan

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:22+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV), electric vehicles (EV), Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV), Hyundai, Plugin-electric vehicles, Zero Emission Vehicles (ZEV)|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Hyundai Ioniq could be one of the first vehicles in three different powertrains based on the same front-wheel-drive architecture. If you've been in the Hyundai Elantra, then you know about the size of the Ioniq sedan. I have long said that if I could have a four-sedan without the plastic feel, I [...]

Hyundai SEMA Kia motorcycles WAPO carchat

By | 2017-03-22T07:59:24+00:00 November 7th, 2016|Categories: #carchat, Hyundai, Warren Brown, Washingtonpost.com|Tags: , , , , , |

Stretch helped me out this week and went to Las Vegas to drive the 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport with a starting price of $21,650 or the Elantra Sport automated shifting with a 7-speed DCT and paddle shifters for $22,750. Stretch got around 28 miles per gallon. How many of you are worried about car hacking/cybersecurity? [...]