Would You Pay $1495 For These $8 Door Edge Guards?

Reader Darrell was shopping recently for a new car and snapped a picture of the College Park Hyundai dealership in Maryland that's charging $1495 for dealer-installed door edge guards. "They were on every car on the lot," wrote Darrell. And at that price point, they better be filled with pearls and caviar drenched in… » 4/02/12 1:30pm 4/02/12 1:30pm

How The New Hyundai Elantra Intends To "Save The Asterisks"

Automakers often build limited edition asterisk-festooned fuel economy models so they can claim eco-leadership in advertising. Hyundai's just going to make every 2011 Elantra capable of 40 MPG on the highway. Save the asterisks, save the world? Apparently. In fact, Hyundai wants to highlight the marketing B.S. by… » 12/02/10 10:15am 12/02/10 10:15am

2009 Hyundai Elantra Sedan To Debut At Auto China

The 2009 Hyundai Elantra sedan is the next step in Hyundai's product blitz and it's set to debut next week at Auto China. The new Elantra maintains the design language of the rest of the cars in the lineup that aren't the Genesis. That means an evolution of the front end treatment to something more resembling a late… » 4/10/08 4:07pm 4/10/08 4:07pm

Chicago Auto Show: Hyundai Reveals 2009 Sonata, Elantra Touring And…

Hyundai showed off a refreshed model in the 2009 Hyundai Sonata, a new model in the 2009 Hyundai Elantra Touring and a far off concept in the iBlue Concept.The news from the Sonata is the addition of the first nav system and dual-zone climate control. The news for the Elantra Touring is that it does look Mazda3-ish up… » 2/06/08 4:45pm 2/06/08 4:45pm

SEMA 2007: Hyundai Reveals Elantra Touring "Beach Cruiser" Concept

SEMA's just a week away and Hyundai's just dropped the embargo sheet on their "Beach Cruiser" concept based on the upcoming five-door Elantra Touring at this year's festival of equipment and pimpage. The custom concept was customized by K-Daddyz Kustomz of Bakersfield, California with a whole load of toys and given a… » 10/25/07 6:30am 10/25/07 6:30am