KDM Headlines – June 2023

KDM Headlines from the Automotive Press

June 2023

July 1st
> Is the New Hyundai Ioniq 6 Stealing the Ioniq 5’s Thunder? – MotorBiscuit.com
June 30th
> Hyundai Group chairwoman seeks to visit North Korea – The Korea Times
> Why The Kia EV6 GT Is The Best Performance Compact Electric SUV – Top Speed
> Brokerages raise outlooks for Hyundai Motor, Kia stocks – The Korea Times
> What’s Inside the New Kia EV9?? (YouTube) – Kelley Blue Book
> Hyundai eyes second North American EV assembly plant – Why Canada could be a fit – Electrek
> Hyundai IONIQ EVs Get $10,000 Price Cuts – CarsDirect
June 29th
> Hyundai owners can save up to $10K on a new IONIQ 5 or IONIQ 6 – Electrek
> I’m Replacing My Hyundai Coupe With Something More Up To Date! What Car Should I Buy? – Jalopnik
> UK watchdog says Toyota and Hyundai EV charging speed claims are “misleading” – The Driven
June 28th
> Here’s What Makes The Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Special – Top Speed
> View Photos of EV of the Year–Winning 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 – Car and Driver
> Hyundai Tucson Facelift Spied Testing Towing А Trailer – Motor1.com
> The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N has been ragged 10,000km around the Nurburgring | Top Gear
> Electrified GV70 Genesis Tops EV Rankings in Germany – Businesskorea
> 2024 Kia EV9 Is the Family-Size EV – Car and Driver
> Hyundai, Kia invest extra $1.5 mn in automotive chip startup – KED Global
> Kia to address key infotainment gripe with upcoming models – CarExpert
June 27th
> Hyundai and Kia vehicle thefts: Feds decline to issue engine immobilizer recall – NBC News
> Hyundai CEO touts new EV platform with mention of a pickup – Autoblog
> Hyundai investigating running a fourth WRC car next year – Motorsport.com
> FIA: Hyundai’s illegal recce claims wide of the mark – DirtFish
> 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 Review: Stylish, sporty electric economy – Autoblog
> Hyundai bets big on futuristic displays, eyes roll-up screen in 3 years – KED Global
> Kia’s Design Boss Believes A New Age Of “Post-SUVs” Is Coming | Carscoops
> Driven: The 2024 Kia EV9 Lives Up to the Hype | Edmunds
June 26th
> 2024 Kia Sorento Facelift Rendered After The Recent Spy Video – Motor1.com
> Hyundai’s Neuville statement raises further question – DirtFish
> Hyundai Card inks deal with U.S. card giant Visa – Korea JoongAng Daily
> 2025 Hyundai Ioniq 7 spy shots – Motor Authority
> Hyundai teases first high performance Ioniq 5 on iconic race track – The Driven
> Three-fifths of Kia EV9 pre-order customers are new to Kia – KED Global
> New Hyundai Patents Appear To Show Something Related To N Vision 74 – Carscoops
June 25th
> Why Are Kia Telluride and Hyundai Palisade Sales Going in Opposite Directions This Year – MotorBiscuit.com
> So Far, the Kia EV6 Is Selling Worse Than Last Year – MotorBiscuit.com
> 10 Things You Should Know About The Kia Niro EV – Top Speed
June 24th
> 1 Popular Kia Sedan Is Flying Off Dealership Lots – MotorBiscuit.com
> Hyundai’s propshaft problem has existed since Monte 2022 – DirtFish
> 2024 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Prototype Track Drive: Shut Up and Drive This Car – MotorTrend
> Pony Coupe Renderings Imagine A Tamer Version Of Hyundai’s N Vision 74 For The Streets – Carscoops
June 23rd
> The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Fakes Backfires and Gear Shifts Like an ICE Hot Hatch – The Drive
> Hyundai Ioniq 7 Shows Vertical Lights In New Spy Shots – Motor1.com
> Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Inches Closer To Debut With Final Nurburgring Testing – Carscoops
> The Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Is the Best Performance EV We’ve Driven – Road & Track
> 2024 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N Is Mind-Altering on a Track – Car and Driver
> 10 Things You Should Know About The Hyundai Tucson Plug-in Hybrid – Top Speed
June 22nd
> Kia announces $1bn EV plant in Mexico – Investment Monitor
> Hyundai Motor union to stage first walkout in five years – Korea JoongAng Daily
> The First Hyundai Motor Company Heritage Project: The Revolutionary Pony Coupe – Hyundai Motor Group
> Kia begins deliveries of EV9 electric SUV in South Korea – The Driven
> 2025 Hyundai Palisade Hybrid: Everything We Know So Far – Top Speed
> Hyundai Development Docs Show Something a Lot Like the N Vision 74 – The Drive
> Hyundai Considers Jumping On The Tesla Charger Bandwagon Too – Jalopnik
June 21st
> Hyundai Has Its Own Take on GM’s Ultium Battery Architecture – Autoweek
> 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 in NHTSA Investigation over Power Loss Complaints – Car and Driver
> Kia Is Working On A 604-HP EV Flagship Replacement For the Stinger: Report – Jalopnik
> Hyundai Motor to invest $85 billion to sell 2 million EVs by 2030 – Pulse News Korea
> Hyundai Accelerates Electric Vehicle Production in US – Businesskorea
> Hyundai Transys unveils future UAM indoor design – KED Global
> Hyundai Confirms New EV Platform Can Be Used for Electric Pickup Truck – The Drive
June 20th
> Kia Stinger replacement said to be 604-hp ‘GT1’ electric flagship coming in 2025 – Autoblog
> Feds Probe Hyundai Ioniq 5 After Owners Complain Of Popping Sound, Followed By Loss Of Power – Carscoops
> Hyundai wants to ‘look into it from customer’s perspective’ before adopting Tesla’s connectorElectrek
> Hyundai to consider joining Tesla’s North American charging standard alliance | Reuters
> 2024 Kia EV9 Deliveries Have Already Begun In South Korea – InsideEVs
> Hyundai IONIQ 5 electric SUVs investigated after 30 power loss reports – ElectrekElectrek
June 19th
> Kia plans new entry-level EV and electric crossover to expand lineup – Electrek
> US opens safety probe into Hyundai Ioniq 5 EVs over power loss reports | Reuters
> 5 Reasons To Buy The Kia Telluride (And, 5 Reasons Why You Should Stay Away)
> Kia begins delivering its new flagship EV9 electric SUV – Electrek
> Hyundai, KTC establish center for EV charger standards – Korea JoongAng Daily
> Popular Hyundai SUV is shutting off out of nowhere on drivers – New York Post
> New Hyundai Santa Fe Shows H-Shaped Light Signature In Spy Shots – Motor1.com
June 18th
> 2025 Kia EV5: Everything We Know About The Sportage-Sized Electric SUV – Carscoops
> How Much Does a Fully Loaded 2023 Hyundai Santa Fe Hybrid Cost? – MotorBiscuit.com
> Kia starts delivering electric SUV EV9 to customers – KED Global
> 1 Affordable Used Kia Is Reliable but Has an Alarming Safety Concern – MotorBiscuit.com
> How Hydrogen-Powered Vehicles Out-Perform EVs – U.S. News Best Cars
June 17th
> 2024 Kia K5 Receives The Laziest Refresh Ever | CarBuzz
> 2024 Hyundai Kona Goes Mad In Wild Track-Ready Render – Carscoops
June 16th
> Lindholm switches from Toksport to Hyundai in WRC2 – The Checkered Flag
> Charging the Kia EV6 on Tesla’s Supercharger: Is It a Super Experience? – MotorTrend
> Suninen gets Rally1 seat, Lindholm joins Hyundai – DirtFish
> Building the future of the team – Hyundai Motorsport Official Website
> Top court orders reduction in union’s compensation to SsangYong over strike – The Korea Times
> 2023 Honda Civic Type R takes on Nissan Z and Hyundai Elantra N, drag and roll race. – Sam CarLegion
> New technical boss the missing piece of Hyundai WRC puzzle – Motorsport.com
> Hyundai to update EV brake lights; our tests show how they currently may not come on – Autoblog
> Why The Kia EV9 Is Leagues Ahead Of Every Other Three-row Electric SUV – Top Speed
June 15th
> Top court sides with unionists in Hyundai Motor compensation suit – The Korea Herald
> Why Kia Says California And The U.S. Are Not Ready For Electric Cars – HotCars
> Hyundai bets big on future mobility – The Korea Herald
> Hyundai Ioniq 7 Prototype Spied With SEVEN Concept Silhouette and Kia EV9 Technology
> Rumor: Kia Stinger To Return As 600-HP Halo Model – CarBuzz
> 2023 Hyundai Elantra N Review: An impressive compact sport sedan – The Torque Report
June 14th
> Hyundai IONIQ 6 Gets $5,000 Price Cut – CarsDirect
> The Cheapest EV From Hyundai Is an SUV, Not a Car – MotorBiscuit.com
> Kia’s new high-performance EV will pack over 600hp based on next-gen ‘eM’ platform – Electrek
> 2024 Hyundai Kona: Things Are Going Well, but a Dilemma Looms – MotorTrend
> Kia Stinger EV Successor Coming In 2025 With 600+ HP: Report – Motor1.com
> Edmunds Compares: 2023 Kia EV6 GT vs Tesla Model Y Performance | AP News
> Hyundai Rotem reveals actual product of hydrogen-powered train – KED Global
> Why The Hyundai Ioniq 5 Will Be The One To Dethrone The Tesla Model Y – Top Speed
> Brake Defect Leads to Recall of About 100,000 Kia Sportages in US – Businesskorea
> Three-Row Hyundai Ioniq 7 Spied As The Kia EV9’s Electric Counterpart | Carscoops
June 13th
> Kia Warns California Still Isn’t Ready For Mainstream EV Adoption | The Morning Shift – Jalopnik
> What Makes The Hyundai Ioniq 7 The Coolest Full-size SUV – Top Speed
> [KH Explains] Are Hyundai, Kia really responsible for thefts in US? – The Korea Herald
> 2023 Kia EV6 GT performance electric car wait time slashed to four months – CarAdvice
> The EVengers? Hyundai unites with Samsung, SK, and LG to form an EV alliance – Electrek
June 12th
> Kia Admits Plug-In Hybrids Are A Tough Sell – Motor1.com
> [Test Drive] G70 roars with sports sedan performance – The Korea Herald
> Spectacular winning weekend in TCR World Tour – Hyundai Motorsport
> Samsung, SK, LG team up with Hyundai to create EV alliance – The Korea Times
June 11th
> Hyundai Elantra N TCR wins 2023 TCR World Tour in Italy – KED Global
> Kia admits PHEVs are a dead end, but won’t abandon them yet | CarExpert
> What Makes The Hyundai Ioniq 5 So Special – Top Speed
> Kia’s Forgotten 3-Row SUV Is Still More Popular Than the Subaru Ascent – MotorBiscuit.com
June 10th
> Hyundai puts Pony history on full display alongside N Vision 74 Concept – Motor1.com
> Dismal Sales Undercut Toyota And Hyundai As They Push Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars – Hydrogen Central
> All-Electric Kia EV6 GT To Speed Across Italy in Mille Miglia Green Race – autoevolution
> HD Hyundai Global Service Wins US$50 mln Order for LNG Carrier Re-liquefaction – Korea Bizwire
June 9th
> All-Electric Kia EV6 GT To Speed Across Italy in Mile Miglia Green Race – autoevolution
> 2023 Hyundai Kona EV vs Kia Niro EV comparison review – WhichCar
> Hyundai Motor showcases future mobility in new Spider-Man film – KED Global
> 2023 Hyundai Ioniq 6 – Photos From Every Angle – Road & Track
June 8th
> Hyundai’s journey from the Pony to world’s No.3 carmaker – KED Global
> The EV9 will be the most expensive Kia ever – CarExpert
> Is Kia already working on a Ranger Raptor rival? – CarExpert
> Lappi’s other key role in Hyundai’s first win of the year – DirtFish
> Hacking A Hyundai Ioniq’s Infotainment System Again After Security Fixes | Hackaday
> News of New York City Lawsuit Sends Hyundai’s, Kia’s Stock Prices Tumbling – Businesskorea
> Hyundai to Supply 1300 Hydrogen Buses in Seoul by 2026 – Hydrogen Central
June 7th
> Is Kia’s New Midsize Pickup Truck Coming to the U.S.? – MotorTrend
> The Morning Shift: New York City Sues Kia And Hyundai Over Surge In Car Thefts – Jalopnik
> Genesis Sales Are Trending Up, but They Still Need Work – MotorBiscuit.com
> WRC Sardinia: The Good, The Bad and a Hyundai revival – Autosport
> Hyundai, Kia Labor Unions Demand Huge Bonuses for 2023 – Businesskorea
> Hyundai to supply 1,300 hydrogen buses in Seoul by 2026 – KED Global
> Kia’s Days As A Value Brand Are Over As Sales Rise And Prices Soar, Exec SaysCarscoops
June 6th
> Hyundai’s IONIQ 5 Scoops Best Green Vehicle Award 2023 – The EV Report
> No plans for SsangYong Tivoli return to Australia – Drive – CarAdvice
> Hyundai looking at several drivers to create WRC talent pool – Autosport
> Hyundai drivers proud of risky Sardinia strategy – DirtFish
> Leak: 2024 Kia Picanto Reveals Its Ridiculously-Looking Sportage-Inspired Design – autoevolution
> Hyundai Pony Rendering Imagines Production N Vision 74 Concept – Motor1.com
> 10 Reasons To Buy A 2023 Hyundai Tucson – Top Speed
> Hyundai’s Design Boss Talks About The New, Boxy Santa Fe – Carscoops
June 5th
> The Neuville splash and grab that ends Hyundai’s WRC win drought – Motorsport.com
> 10 Things You Need To Know About The Genesis Electrified G80 – Top Speed
> Rovanperä in talks with Hyundai for next season – DirtFish
> Kia Hires Former BMW Designer John Buckingham | Be Korea-savvy – Korea Bizwire
> Hyundai Motor wins WRC Italy – The Korea Times
> Ex-BMW designer joins Kia as exterior styling chief – The Korea Herald
> Kia recruits exterior designer John Buckingham from BMW – KED Global
June 4th
> What Breaks on the Kia Telluride SUV the Most? – MotorBiscuit.com
> Beware of the 3 Hyundai Accent Model Years With the Worst Problems – MotorBiscuit.com
> How Much Does a Fully Loaded 2023 Kia Niro EV Cost? – MotorBiscuit.com
> 1 Cheap, Reliable Used Hyundai Car Has No Recalls but a Big Safety Concern
> Neuville, Lappi Secure Double Podium For Hyundai – SPEED SPORT
> Hyundai Wants Flying Cars To Be A Reality Within The Decade | Carscoops
> Sordo retires from Rally Italy Sardinia – DirtFish
June 3rd
> This Kia Spectra-Based Mustang Clone Won’t Fool Anybody But It’s Amazing All The Same – Carscoops
> Kia Slated To Release New Anti-Theft Software This Month As Thefts Keep Climbing – Carscoops
> Here’s What Kia And Hyundai Could Learn From The Design Of The 2023 Genesis GV60 – HotCars
> Hyundai Could be Working on a System to Help Drivers out on the Track – Motor Illustrated
June 2nd
> How Kias And Hyundais Became The Most Stolen Vehicle In America – Jalopnik
> 2022 Kia EV6 Long-Term Update: What is the opposite of range anxiety? – Autoblog
> Next-Gen Hyundai Palisade Coming In 2025 With Hybrid Setup: Report – Motor1.com
> Who or what is Genesis? | The Car Expert
> KG Mobility Tivoli Abolishes SsangYong Identity With A Redesigned Face | Carscoops
> New Hyundai Palisade To Debut In 2025 With Hybrid Engine – CarBuzz
> The Kia EV6 Light Returns, but Only for Some U.S. Buyers – MotorTrend
June 1st
> The Morning Shift: Millions Of Kia Cars Could Have Dangerous Airbags – Jalopnik
> Hyundai Patents Assisted Track Driving System – Motor1.com
> Hyundai Motor builds hydrogen fuel cell factory in China – KED Global
> Automaker Kia total wholesales increased 3% in May at 24,770 units – Business Standard
> Kia’s May sales rise 14 pct on strong SUV demand – Yonhap News Agency
> Hyundai donates 4 Santa Cruz pickups to Santa Cruz fire department – Fox News
> KG Mobility’s May sales rise 19 pct on SUV models – Yonhap News Agency
> Hyundai Motor, Kia to update in-vehicle infotainment services in June – Pulse News Korea
> Genesis brings facial recognition, other cool new features to its EVs – Electrek
> Hyundai, Kia Cars Continue to be Stolen in US even after Upgrade – Businesskorea
> Kia Is Offering Cheaper EV6 But Only For People In Western U.S. – Jalopnik