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Launch Pad: Hyundai Veloster

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Innovative fun

Reuben van Niekerk

The Veloster has joined the local model line-up of Hyundai – bringing a mixture of fun, innovation and attractive, sporty styling to the Korean carmaker’s range in South Africa. Packed with features and with cool looks that will attract new buyers as well as loyal brand customers.

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Schreyer to oversee Hyundai design

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Kia’s much-lauded design boss, Peter Schreyer, has been given a larger net to cast, this time over Hyundai and Kia as a whole. While the group currently makes use of a lot of synergies between the two brands, Schreyer’s new role as group design director is set to entrench that further.

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Luxury Hyundai concept for Detroit début

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Hyundai will take the wraps off it’s luxurious new concept, the HCD-14, at the Detroit Motor Show next week. Details are non-existent at this stage, but this teaser image does at least reveal the silhouette of the new concept.

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Launch Pad – Hyundai i30

A question of style

Richard Macaskill

This is a good-look car. Long gone are the days of ugly Hyundais, but perhaps the best-looking of the Hyundai lot is the all-new i30. Especially when you look at how it’s progressed from the old i30. Penned by the considerably talented Thomas Bürkle, the i30 has a strong presence thanks to its aggressive, almost multi-surfaced lines. The large, hexagonal grille provides the i30 with an attractive nose, flanked by angular yet curvaceous headlights similar to those on the Elantra.

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