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2021 Kona Electric Series II

28 April, 2021
Hyundai New Zealand welcomes the arrival of the 2021 Kona Electric Series II. With a facelifted exterior and interior design, improved WLTP driving range, and specification upgrades across the model line-up, the 2021 Kona Electric builds on the success of its ground-breaking predecessor.

Hyundai Motor Takes Sport Utility Performance to the ‘N’th Degree with the All-New Kona N, a ‘True Hot SUV’

27 April, 2021
Hyundai Motor Company today unveiled the all-new Kona N as well as its high-performance philosophy and ambition for sustainable driving fun at Hyundai N Day, a digital showcase dedicated to introducing Hyundai’s N Brand.

Dare to be different with the new Hyundai Kona and all-new sporty Kona N Line

07 April, 2021
The newly enhanced Kona compact SUV and exciting all-new Kona N Line variant has arrived in New Zealand and is available at all Hyundai dealerships.

Hyundai Motor reveals first glimpse of all-new Kona N uncovered

10 March, 2021
Hyundai Motor has revealed a glimpse of the all-new Kona N without its camouflage disguise. In a series of teaser images, fans and enthusiasts can enjoy a first look at the latest member of the brand’s high-performance N range.

Hyundai New Zealand welcomes funding for hydrogen FCEV truck demonstration

10 March, 2021
Each year the Low Emission Vehicles Contestable Fund (LEVCF) offers up to $6.5 million to projects that will accelerate the uptake of electric vehicles (EVs) and other low emission vehicles.

Interest in Hyundai's IONIQ 5 shows Kiwis are ready for new era of electric vehicles

05 March, 2021
Following the global unveiling of the Hyundai IONIQ 5 last week there has been significant interest here in New Zealand with pre-orders already reaching double digits.

Hyundai IONIQ 5 Redefines Electric Mobility Lifestyle

04 March, 2021
Hyundai Motor Company today launched the IONIQ 5 midsize SUV during a virtual world premiere event. As the first model in Hyundai’s new IONIQ brand dedicated to battery electric vehicles (BEV), IONIQ 5 sets the benchmark to redefine the electric mobility lifestyle with sustainable and innovative features.

Hyundai Reveals IONIQ 5’s ‘Living Space’ and sustainable interior ahead of world premiere

15 February, 2021
Hyundai Motor Company today released new images, revealing the spacious and versatile interior of the much-anticipated IONIQ 5, which will make its virtual world premiere on 23 February, 2021.

Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility grabs ‘Watt d’Or 2021’ for advancing Swiss decarbonisation efforts

19 January, 2021
Hyundai Hydrogen Mobility and its business partners were recognised on January 7th with the “Watt d’Or 2021,” an annual accolade by the Swiss Federal Office of Energy that honours innovative energy champions in Switzerland.

Hyundai Motor teases first image of IONIQ 5

15 January, 2021
This week Hyundai Motor Company unveiled the first teaser image of the highly anticipated IONIQ 5 midsize SUV, the first model in its IONIQ dedicated EV line-up brand.

Hyundai Palisade SUV arrives in New Zealand

15 January, 2021
The all-new Palisade is rolling onto Hyundai showroom floors this month, taking its place as the largest and most spacious SUV in the Hyundai vehicle range.

Hyundai Motor Group Launches ‘HTWO’ Dedicated Fuel Cell System Brand

11 December, 2020
Hyundai Motor Group today introduced ‘HTWO’, a new brand to represent the group’s world-leading hydrogen fuel cell system. Building upon Hyundai’s 20-plus years of experience in hydrogen fuel cell technology, the brand will present hydrogen as a positive energy for humanity. HTWO stands for ‘H2’, the hydrogen molecule, whilst also representing ‘Hydrogen’ and ‘Humanity’, the two main pillars of Hyundai’s fuel cell business. The launch of the new fuel cell system brand will help facilitate Hyundai’s global fuel cell business and grow the hydrogen ecosystem.

Hyundai Motor Previews New EV Era with IONIQ 5 Teaser

11 December, 2020
Hyundai Motor Company has revealed a teaser video (https://www.youtube.com/HyundaiWorldwide) for the upcoming IONIQ 5, the first dedicated EV in the new IONIQ lineup brand launching in early 2021.

Hyundai Motorsport celebrates second consecutive WRC manufacturers’ title

07 December, 2020
Hyundai Motorsport has claimed its second consecutive FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) manufacturers’ title with a double podium result in Rally Monza, the season finale. Ott Tänak finished a challenging weekend in second place with Dani Sordo in third.

PRG and Hayden Paddon reveals spectacular Hyundai EV rally car

04 November, 2020
One of the world’s first EV rally cars, based on the Hyundai Kona, has been revealed by Paddon Rallysport (PRG) at Hyundai Motors New Zealand in Auckland.

Hyundai Motor Group to lead charge into electric era with dedicated EV Platform ‘E-GMP’

03 December, 2020
Hyundai Motor Group has unveiled its new Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP), a dedicated Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) platform. Revealed online during an ‘E-GMP Digital Discovery’ event, the platform will serve as the core technology for Hyundai Motor Group’s next-generation BEV line-up.

Hyundai New Zealand No. 1 for Customer Satisfaction

15 December, 2020
Hyundai New Zealand has been awarded the 2020 Canstar Blue Award for Most Satisfied Customers in the New Cars category.

New Hyundai Santa Fe – the safest and most powerful yet

20 November, 2020
Hyundai’s redesigned fourth-generation Santa Fe has landed on our shores and arrives in dealer showrooms this week.

Design, technology, zero emissions: new Kona Electric comes with a series of updates

11 November, 2020
Hyundai Motor has made a series of updates to its successful all-electric small SUV, the Kona Electric. In order to make the new Kona Electric an even better product for its customers, the upgrades revolve around design, technology, and practicality.