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ACEEE NAMED THE HYUNDAI IONIQ ELECTRIC AMONG THE LIST OF GREENEST VEHICLES OF 2017
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 – The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric was named to the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy’s (ACEEE) list of “Greenest Vehicles of 2017.” In the growing, competitive green vehicle segment, the Ioniq Electric’s life-time environmental impact was analyzed by ACEEE, scoring among a select group of standouts.
HYUNDAI SONATA NAMED BEST CAR FOR THE MONEY BY U.S. NEWS & WORLD REPORT
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 9, 2017 – The 2017 Hyundai Sonata has been awarded the U.S. News & World Report accolade for “Best Midsize Car for the Money,” making this the second time in three years a Hyundai vehicle has won the award. The Sonata’s nomination was shared by 18 other foreign and domestic midsize sedans in one of the industry’s most competitive fields.
HYUNDAI SANTA FE AND SANTA FE SPORT EARN 2017 CONSUMER GUIDE AUTOMOTIVE BEST BUY AWARD
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 9, 2017 – The 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport are recipients for the 2017 Consumer Guide® Automotive Best Buy Award in their respective categories. Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport received the award for the midsize crossover/SUV class, competing with 16 other models. For 50 years, Consumer Guide Automotive has been one of the most respected, unbiased new- and used-car review companies in the U.S. The Best Buy Award trophy was presented by Tom Appel, publisher of Consumer Guide Automotive at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show.
HYUNDAI WINS TWO 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ AWARDS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 23, 2016 – Hyundai today announced that the Ioniq and Vision G Concept earned 2016 GOOD DESIGN™ Awards from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. The GOOD DESIGN™ awards celebrate designs that are anything but ordinary, and this marks the second consecutive year that Ioniq has received this honor.
HYUNDAI SANTA FE NAMED BEST LARGE CROSSOVER BY HISPANIC MOTOR PRESS
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 2, 2016 – The 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe earned the best large crossover by the Hispanic Motor Press—an independent panel of content creators and journalists that evaluates new vehicles throughout the year to determine the attributes best suited for Hispanic consumers. The Hispanic Motor Press Awards® were presented at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show.
BRONCO MOTORS HYUNDAI WEST’S RYAN HATCH WINS SILVER MEDAL IN THE GLOBAL HYUNDAI SERVICE ADVISOR CHAMPIONSHIP
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 18, 2016 – Hyundai Motor Company recently concluded the third Global Service Advisor Championship, a biennial skills competition that pits Hyundai’s service advisors against each another in various Olympic-style competitions and tests. The 2016 silver medal was awarded to local Boise, Idaho Hyundai service advisor, Ryan Hatch. This year, 140 service advisors from 60 countries came to Korea to participate in the championship. There are more than 18,000 service advisors worldwide. John Merrill of Jerry’s Hyundai in Weatherford, Texas also won an Excellent Skills Medal at the event.
TUCSON AND GENESIS TOP RESPECTIVE SEGMENTS IN J.D. POWER TECH-EXPERIENCE STUDY
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 10, 2016 – The J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Tech Experience Index StudySM, named the Hyundai Tucson and Hyundai Genesis highest in overall customer experience with vehicle technology in the small vehicle and midsize premium segments. The inaugural study measures owner experience, usage and interaction with driver-centric vehicle technology. Each model outperformed the competition in their respective segments, with Tucson ranking the highest in six evaluation categories – collision protection, comfort and convenience, driving assistance, entertainment and connectivity, and navigation. The Genesis outperformed 20 other vehicles to rank highest in its competitive segment.
HYUNDAI ELANTRA NAMED TO WARDS 10 BEST USER EXPERIENCES LIST
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Sept. 20, 2016 – The 2017 Hyundai Elantra was named to the inaugural Wards 10 Best User Experiences (UX) list. The Elantra is recognized as a value leader in this year’s competition for its user-friendliness and sophistication.
TUCSON RECEIVES J.D. POWER 2016 APEAL AWARD
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 27, 2016 – J.D. Power designated the 2016 Hyundai Tucson as its most appealing small SUV in the 2016 Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout (APEAL) StudySM. In its 21st year, the APEAL study examines owners’ emotional attachment and level of excitement across 77 attributes, ranging from the power they feel when they step on the gas to the sense of comfort and luxury they feel when climbing into the driver’s seat. Vehicles and their brands are measured on a 1,000-point scale.
HYUNDAI ELANTRA WINS 2016 INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARD
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 1, 2016 – The 2017 Hyundai Elantra received the 2016 International Design Excellence (IDEA®) Bronze in the Automotive & Transportation 2016 Category. In the crowded compact car segment, the Elantra won for its outstanding and unique design.
HYUNDAI SPONSORS THE SECOND ANNUAL WOMEN IN AUTOMOTIVE CONFERENCE
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 30, 2016 – Hyundai Motor America continues its commitment to developing female talent in the automotive industry by supporting the second annual Women in Automotive Conference. Drawing upon top female success stories to aid in recruiting, retaining and developing female employees and leaders in the automotive industry, the Women in Automotive Conference aims to empower female employees and leaders. Dr. Suzanne Mendoza Feeney, Senior Manager of Customer Communications Strategy, at Hyundai Motor America delivered a keynote address, titled “Women@Hyundai: We Make Things Better,” on Monday, June 27.
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