With lead times of three years or more, auto makers cannot turn on a dime. Somehow, manufacturers need to be urged to keep building more efficient vehicles and buyers need to be encouraged to purchase them....More
“It used to be we wanted to downsize to meet fuel-economy targets, but now you really don’t have to do that,” because larger vehicles will be held to a lesser standard from 2012 onward, Hyundai’s top executive says....More
Last year, Hyundai was the first automaker in the world to sell a vehicle powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. Hyundai Vice Chairman Woong-chul Yang makes it clear the automaker plans to be a trailblazer in hybrids as well as fuel cells....More
We call out vehicles with problematic fit-and-finish, materials, ergonomics or unfortunate design choices. Each of these items resulted in points deducted as WardsAuto editors selected the 2016 Wards 10 Best Interiors.