Hyundai Unveils the Ultimate Luxury SUV: Introducing the Santa Fe Calligraphy in New Zealand

28 September, 2023
Hyundai New Zealand is proud to announce the arrival of the highly anticipated Hyundai Santa Fe Calligraphy variant, setting a new standard for luxury and performance in the New Zealand SUV market.

Hyundai highest-ranked mass market brand in J.D. Power 2023 U.S. Tech Experience Index Study

30 October, 2023
J.D. Power has named Hyundai as its overall innovation leader for the mass market segment in the 2023 U.S. Tech Experience Index (TXI) StudySM. This marks the fourth consecutive year that Hyundai has secured the top position in the U.S. TXI Mass Market Innovation Index rankings.

Paddon and Kennard make history with dramatic FIA European Rally Championship win

21 August, 2023
Kiwi rally star Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard have again put their names in world motorsport history books, becoming the first non-Europeans and first New Zealanders to win the FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) title.

Hyundai Motor Expands ‘Goal of the Century’ Campaign to Focus on Inclusivity for FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™

28 July, 2023
Hyundai Motor Company announced today that it is launching an expanded ‘Goal of the Century’ (GOTC) global communication campaign with various brand initiatives for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Australia & New Zealand 2023™.

Hyundai Motor Group and Seoul National University Open Joint Battery Research Center to Secure Global EV Leadership

28 July, 2023
Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) today announced the inauguration of its Joint Battery Research Center with Seoul National University (SNU). This collaborative effort between the Group and SNU aims to advance battery technologies and foster industry-academia cooperation to establish global leadership in the battery field.

Hyundai’s all-new Santa Fe boasts bold new design optimised for effortless outdoor lifestyles

18 July, 2023
 Hyundai Motor Company today revealed its radically transformed all-new Santa Fe. The fifth-generation large SUV carries forward its signature nature-meets-city appeal while implementing major updates shaped by big data around the latest outdoor lifestyle trends.

Hyundai Motor’s IONIQ 5 N Debuts at Goodwood Festival of Speed

30 October, 2023
Hyundai Motor Company’s IONIQ 5 N — N brand’s first high-performance, all-electric model — made its world premiere today at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in West Sussex, England. IONIQ 5 N represents N brand’s electrification future and a new way for high-performance enthusiasts to electrify their passion for driving on road and track.  

Coastguard New Zealand and Hyundai New Zealand announce exciting partnership

11 July, 2023
 Coastguard New Zealand and Hyundai New Zealand are thrilled to announce their partnership, marking a significant milestone in their shared water safety commitment and supporting local communities across Aotearoa.

Hyundai Technician Receives New Zealand Certificate in EV Automotive Engineering

05 July, 2023
Hyundai New Zealand proudly announces that Wattie Suematsu, a skilled technician based at McVerry Crawford Hyundai in Palmerston North, has been awarded the esteemed New Zealand Certificate in Electric Vehicle Automotive Engineering (Level 5) from MITO, becoming the first Hyundai recipient in the country.

Hyundai to unveil the all-new Kona at National Fieldays

07 June, 2023
Hyundai New Zealand, is thrilled to announce the highly anticipated local unveiling of the all-new Hyundai Kona at National Fieldays, to be held at Mystery Creek, New Zealand.

Hyundai's IONIQ 6 Continues Award-Winning Streak with Accolades for Design and Fleet appeal

08 May, 2023
Hyundai Motor’s all-electric IONIQ 6 has been honoured with more prestigious awards after being named the 'Best EV Compact Executive Car' at the Great British Fleet Awards and ‘Best Company Car’ at the 2023 Autocar Awards.

Hyundai New Zealand well-positioned for Clean Car Discount changes

08 May, 2023
The New Zealand Government has announced changes to its Clean Car Discount programme including changes to its rebates and fees effective July 1, 2023. As a self-financing scheme, regular review and adjustment of the fees are necessary to ensure that the scheme's rebates and administration costs are adequately funded.

Hyundai New Zealand Rally take on European Rally Championship challenge

28 February, 2023
Hyundai New Zealand Rally led by Kiwi rally star Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard are taking on a new challenge for 2023 with their entry into 2023 FIA European Rally Championship (ERC) driving a Hyundai i20 N Rally2 car.

IONIQ 6. Electrified Streamliner.

28 February, 2023
Introducing the first-ever IONIQ 6, which packs game-changing technologies into a sleek streamliner body inspired by the Hyundai Prophecy concept.

Hyundai IONIQ 6 receives record ANCAP safety rating

20 February, 2023
Hyundai’s fully-electric IONIQ 6 has received a five-star ANCAP safety rating, scoring a record high 97% in its protection of adult occupants, and full points scored on tests for its protection of children.

Hyundai Motor strengthen relationship with New Zealand Open

20 February, 2023
Having been a supporter of not only the New Zealand Open for many years, but also Golf across the country through their support of Golf New Zealand, Hyundai is delighted to announce that we have extended our commitment to the tournament for a further three years.

Police select Hyundai Kona and IONIQ 5 for battery-electric fleet

06 December, 2022
Hyundai New Zealand has supplied battery-electric vehicles (BEVs) for the New Zealand Police plan to build an emissions-free vehicle fleet within five years. 34 64kWh Hyundai Kona and five 72kWh IONIQ 5 EVs will provide Police support personnel with the technology, space, and efficiency needed for a demanding work environment.

Truly modern Hyundai 2023 IONIQ 6 unveiled at Fieldays

28 November, 2022
The showstopping all-new Hyundai 2023 IONIQ 6 makes its New Zealand debut at National Fieldays this Wednesday, with EV features never seen in this country.

Paddon and Kennard add APRC championships to list of achievements

28 November, 2022
Kiwi rally star Hayden Paddon and co-driver John Kennard are the 2022 FIA Asia Pacific Rally Champions, having secured the title at the winner-takes-all APRC final at the Coffs Coast Rally in northern New South Wales over the weekend of 25 to 27 November.