Hyundai

Hyundai Kona N leaks online, official debut April 27

Apr 22, 2021

An image of the all-exciting Hyundai Kona N has surfaced on social media, providing a first-look at the segment’s first proper performance SUV. Hyundai is planning to unveil the new model on April 27 (next...

2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz ute revealed, gets 2.5 turbo

Apr 17, 2021

Hyundai has taken the wraps off its all-new ute – or pickup, as it’s also known – called the Santa Cruz. It will be offered as a 2022 model in some left-hand drive markets only...

2022 Hyundai Staria detailed for Australia, gets 200kW V6

Apr 14, 2021

Hyundai has announced plans to bring its Staria people-mover to the Australian market after launching a digital world premiere that sets the stage for its range of ‘Purpose Built Vehicles’ (PBVs). Hyundai says the Staria...

Hyundai confirms new 8-speed DCT for Kona N, 280PS 2.0T

Apr 09, 2021

Hyundai has confirmed some more details of its upcoming Kona N high performance small SUV, including locking in the company’s latest 8-speed wet-type dual-clutch transmission (DCT). It was always a given that the eight-speed would...

2021 Hyundai Kona Electric now on sale in Australia

Apr 08, 2021

Hyundai has released the spec sheet and price list for its updated all-electric compact SUV, the 2021 Kona Electric. It’s slapped with a small price bump in Australia, but it does offer more driving range...

Australian vehicle sales for March 2021 (VFACTS)

Apr 07, 2021

It’s been another cracker month for new vehicle sales in Australian, during March 2021, with VFACTS figures revealing a 13 per cent spike across year-to-date and a 22.4 per cent boost compared with March last...

Production-spec 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz previewed

Apr 06, 2021

Hyundai has released a series of teaser sketches of the production version of its upcoming Santa Cruz pickup/ute, two weeks ahead of the official unveiling on April 15. Hyundai describes the Santa Cruz as a...

Hydrogen Hyundai NEXO now certified for sale in Australia

Apr 04, 2021

Hyundai has officially introduced its all-new NEXO hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, which is the first hydrogen vehicle certified for sale in Australia. The NEXO is the result of more than 20 years of research and...

2022 Hyundai Staria revealed, to replace iMax and iLoad

Mar 18, 2021

Check out this futuristic MPV. It’s called the Hyundai Staria, and it is essentially the 2022 Hyundai iMax for Australia. Not only does it showcase an intriguing design inside and out, it also adopts a...

PerformanceDrive’s Top 10 Best Cars of 2020 – Editor’s Picks

Mar 11, 2021

It was definitely a year many of us will never forget. But in dusting off the turmoil, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the more positive aspects of the year in...

Hyundai Kona N previewed again, exterior revealed

Mar 10, 2021

Hyundai has sent out a preview of the hot new Kona N high-performance small SUV, which has been confirmed to go on sale in Australia during the third quarter of this year. It’ll be the...

2021 Hyundai i30 Sedan N Line review – Australian launch (video)

Mar 05, 2021

Ah, the humble sedan. Hang on. There doesn’t seem to be anything humble about this one. It’s the striking 2021 Hyundai i30 Sedan N Line. Otherwise known as the i30 N Line Sedan, Elantra N...