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Does the Hyundai Santa Fe Have Good Towing Capacity?
The all-new 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe is a compact SUV with an innovative design, but how much can it tow?
Sep 23, 2021
Lisa Steuer McArdle
Hyundai's Hydrogen Fuel Cell Trucks Coming to California
Hyundai is planning to roll out its Xcient Fuel Cell trucks in California by 2023. The brand plans to bring in more than 30 hydrogen-powered trucks.
Sep 19, 2021
Hyundai’s e-Bogie Is a Funky Fuel Cell Trailer Drone for Shipping Cargo
The Hyundai e-Bogie is a self-driving shipping vehicle powered by hydrogen fuel cells. Hyundai hopes these models will replace traditional trucks for transporting goods.
Sep 17, 2021
4 Small Cars With Top Safety Ratings
The Honda Civic, Nissan Sentra, Hyundai Elantra, and Mazda 3 all have great safety ratings and are reliable choices to keep you and your family safe.
Sep 12, 2021
Hyundai Made a Small Tweak to the Santa Fe to Secure an Impressive Award
Hyundai’s headlight updates earned them a Top Safety Pick+ Award this year
Sep 11, 2021
Hyundai Santa Fe: What is the Most Reliable Model Year?
The most reliable years for the Hyundai Santa Fe were between 2017 and 2019.
Sep 11, 2021
Hyundai's Gamble on the 2022 Santa Cruz Appears to Have Paid Off
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz received glowing reviews from critics. The automaker refers to the Santa Cruz as a Sport Adventure Vehicle.
Sep 04, 2021
The Hyundai Ioniq 5 Will Outperform Its Rivals in Fast-Charging
The 2021 Hyundai Ioniq 5 uses the E-GMP platform and offers longer-lasting batteries. The vehicle’s fast charging results dominate the competition.
Aug 31, 2021
Hyundai Is Bringing More Hydrogen Vehicles for Trucking
Hyundai has tested the XCIENT Fuel Cell truck in Europe to show that they’re viable for deliveries. The automaker plans to produce more hydrogen vehicles.
Aug 29, 2021
Recall Alert: Trunk Hatches on Hyundais and Kias Refuse to Unlatch
A faulty trunk latch has forced Hyundai and Kia to recall over 600,000 vehicles. How do you know if the recall affects you?
Aug 25, 2021
Avoid the 2021 Chevy Blazer for an 'Under the Radar' Hyundai
Choosing a new SUV can be tricky. Learn why the most popular models are not always the best.
Aug 21, 2021
Automotive Hall of Fame: Hyundai's Honorary Chairman
Hyundai’s Honorary Chairman, Mong-Koo Chung, has been inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame for his impact on the industry.
Aug 20, 2021
A Fully Loaded 2022 Hyundai Tucson Gets You More Than You'd Expect
Compact SUVs like the Hyundai Tucson are coming more fully loaded than ever before. How do they compare to each other in features, performance, and price?
Aug 17, 2021
Hyundai Is Launching a RoboShuttle
Hyundai started testing its autonomous RoboShuttle service in South Korea on August 9. It’s available along an approximately 3.7-mile route in Sejong Smart City.
Aug 13, 2021
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe XRT Looks Like an Off-Roader but Isn't
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Fe is getting a new off-road look, but that doesn’t mean it has off-road capabilities.
Aug 11, 2021
Lisa Steuer McArdle
New Details About the Hyundai Santa Cruz Could Make It Hard To Match the Ford Maverick
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz has a starting price of around $25,000. This is quite a bit more than its main competitor, the Ford Maverick. Which truck is the better value?
Jul 29, 2021
Hyundai Is Testing Hydrogen Fuel Cell Bus in Europe
Hyundai is working with bus operators in Germany to test its hydrogen fuel cell bus. The automaker plans to run more tests with other bus companies in the future.
Jul 20, 2021
Robot Dog Will Help Hyundai's Car Manufacturing
Hyundai acquired Boston Dynamics and their robot dog Spot. Hyundai will use Boston’s worker robots to improve their car manufacturing process.
Sep 22, 2021
Hyundai Ioniq 5 Will Come with In-Car Payment Capabilities
The Hyundai Ioniq 5, set to be released in fall 2021, will allow you to pay for things like charging, food, and parking from your car.
Sep 20, 2021
Hyundai's New Pickup Truck Can Already Claim Something No Other Current Truck Can
Hyundai will currently be the only manufacturer with a true compact pickup in the market. Midsize pickups have been dominating the industry, and Hyundai wants to try something different.
Jun 07, 2021
Recall Alert: Hyundai's Popular Sante Fe Faces Risk of Fire
Hyundai has recalled some of its Sante Fe SUVs from 2013 to 2015. A faulty part in its anti-lock brake system (ABS) has already caused a few fires.
Jun 08, 2021
All Questions on Hyundai
Should I finance through Hyundai Motor finance to get incentives and then refinance through my credit union?
I want to buy a new Hyundai Kona. Hyundai Motor Finance is currently offering up to $3,500 worth of incentives. The only problem is that they want to give me an interest rate of 5.99% compared to 2.9% from my credit union. Can I finance through Hyundai and then refinance immediately through my credit union?
Aug 02, 2021
Why do I need to jumpstart my Hyundai Sonata?
Can my new battery die after only six months? I tried to start my car this morning and the engine won't turn over. Does this mean the battery's dead? I replaced it just six months ago.
Jul 22, 2021
How do you get insurance quotes in New Mexico?
"How do I get new car insurance quotes? I have a 2016 Hyundai Elantra and I'm paying too much for my coverage."
Jul 28, 2021
What does Hyundai roadside assistance cover?
"I just bought a Hyundai Santa Fe, and it comes with roadside assistance. However, I'm not sure if I should get this or add AAA as well. What does Hyundai roadside assistance cover?"
Jun 23, 2021
Can I trade in my financed Hyundai for a cheaper one if the car is worth more than the loan balance?
"I have a Hyundai Accent with around $4,000 in positive equity (worth $10,000, but car loan is at $6,000). I want to lower my payments by getting a cheaper car. Can I do a trade-in on the car to get a less expensive one?"
Jun 18, 2021
Do insurance companies consider a Hyundai Veloster N a sports car?
"I want to get a Hyundai Veloster N, but I heard that sports cars cost more to insure. Is this true? Should I consider getting another vehicle?"
Jul 27, 2021
What would insurance cost on a 2004 Hyundai Elantra?
"I'm 16 and will be getting a 2003 Hyundai Elantra. How much would insurance cost on it? I am currently on my parents' insurance with another vehicle."
Jul 27, 2021
What can I do about my Hyundai Santa Fe 72-month car loan with a 14.49% interest rate?
"Last year I purchased a $28,000 Hyundai Santa Fe with a 72-month loan at 14.49% interest. Now I'm upside-down by about $10,000. I can afford the monthly payments but want to get rid of this loan. What should I do?"
Jun 09, 2021
What can I expect my car loan APR to be on a used Hyundai Tucson?
"I have a credit score of 695, and I want to buy a used Hyundai Tucson. What should I expect my APR to be?"
Jul 26, 2021
Do I need a commercial policy if I'm using my Hyundai Sonata for ridesharing services?
"I use my Sonata for Turo and recently found out that my personal insurance is canceling my policy because of it. Are there any carriers that will allow me to use my vehicle for Turo or other ridesharing services? If I opt for the ridesharing companies' insurance, is that enough coverage?"
May 14, 2021
Do I need gap insurance or replacement cost coverage for my Hyundai Sonata?
I'm buying my first car and my insurance company is including new car replacement coverage. The dealership is also offering me gap insurance. Both would provide coverage for five years, which is the length of the loan. Do I need either of them? What is the difference?
May 07, 2021
How is actual cash value determined on a brand-new vehicle?
My new Hyundai Tucson was totaled the day after purchase. I was declared not at fault in the accident. I'm waiting for the other party's insurance company to get back to me with the actual cash value, but I'm not sure what that means. My vehicle is financed and I made a $4,000 down payment.
May 07, 2021
Should I take out a 72-month loan for a Hyundai Accent if it's the only way I can afford it?
I want to purchase a new Hyundai Accent, but I can only afford it if I take out a 72-month loan. My dad advises against anything more than a 60-month loan. Should I take out this 72-month loan anyway?
May 05, 2021
Should I lower my liability insurance coverage on an older-model Hyundai Tucson?
I'm 17 years old and car insurance is expensive for me. My parents suggested that I drop my comprehensive and collision coverage. Is it a smart move for me to drive on low-limit liability insurance if I only drive my Hyundai Tucson to school and work?
Apr 28, 2021
Which cars have the best gas mileage?
"I don’t want to be stuck with a gas guzzler that costs me extra money. "
Apr 13, 2021
What is a good first car?
"I’m 22, I’ve graduated from college, and I need a car for the daily commute to my new job. I’m not looking for anything fancy or large; I just want an affordable, reliable car. Which models do you recommend for someone buying their first car? "
Apr 08, 2021