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2014-06-19 16:21:40

New 7-Speed Dual-Clutch Transmission Paired With 1.6-liter Turbo Four Maximizes Efficiency, Fun FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai today announced the third powertrain available in the 2015 Sonata. The 2015 Sonata Eco is expected to deliver a class-leading 32 mpg combined fuel economy rating, will start at $23,275, excluding $810 freight charge, and go into production at the Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama plant later this summer....

2014-04-16 12:21:06

Sonata Evolves with Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Design Language and Class-Above Features NEW YORK, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai today introduced its all-new seventh-generation 2015 Sonata at the New York International Auto Show. Following the incredible success of the outgoing Sonata, the all-new generation offers a more refined look through a new Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language, stiffer body structure, better ride quality, reduced noise, vibration and harshness and advanced safety...

2011-08-18 18:34:00

COSTA MESA, Calif., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As the nation and the world prepare to commemorate the life, legacy and dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a permanent memorial on the historic National Mall in Washington, DC, Hyundai Motor America today announced a $1 million donation in support of the Martin Luther King, Jr. National Memorial Project Foundation. The donation was granted to support the Foundation's mission of making the dream of a permanent memorial to Dr. King...

2011-08-18 18:25:00

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama, LLC (HMMA) will celebrate with the rest of the nation and the world during the week of August 24-28 as a series of historic events commemorate a permanent memorial to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the nation's capitol. HMMA's two-million-square-foot manufacturing plant employs more than 2,500 people from the Montgomery community, an area widely considered a pivotal one in the...

2010-09-20 09:00:00

MONTGOMERY, Ala., Sept. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- An all-new Hyundai Elantra will join its larger sibling, the Sonata, in production at Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama (HMMA) starting in late fall this year. This change, along with the recent move of the Santa Fe to a production facility in Georgia, will further increase Hyundai's overall U.S. production capacity, which was already producing over half of total U.S. sales volume. (Logo:...

2010-06-10 09:24:00

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The all-new 2011 Hyundai Sonata has earned a number of accolades since its launch earlier this year. Today, automotive consulting firm AutoPacific added yet another to Sonata's resume, honoring the new sedan with the first-ever President's Award in recognition of its record-breaking performance in a recent study. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20091001/HYUNDAILOGO) With the same methodology that AutoPacific has utilized since it...

2010-06-09 23:00:00

TUSTIN, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- AutoPacific today announced its President's Award for the 2011 Hyundai Sonata. This first-ever honor is the result of a special analysis of Hyundai's all-new 2011 Sonata that adds consumer credibility to all of the positive accolades recently bestowed upon Hyundai's most important vehicle to date. "With all we have seen and read about the 2011 Sonata, AutoPacific felt that it was necessary to put this vehicle to a unique test," said George...

2008-10-03 09:00:33

Hyundai Motor, the South Korean carmaker, said it plans to make Russia a major production base, churning out 150,000 cars per year in the country from 2012. Hyundai, the world's No. 5 auto maker along with its affiliate Kia Motors, will also develop Europe-tailored models to increase sales and profitability, chairman Chung Mong Koo said. "High oil prices and the financial crisis have been denting the global automobile market, but we will keep plant operations in the Czech Republic and...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.