Hyundai Canada will continue to offer the seven-seat, V6 Santa Fe XL even as the redesigned 2019 models hit the market. The new seven-seater will only be available with a diesel engine.
Hyundai Express Shopping allows buyers to build and price vehicles, get an appraisal for their trade, credit approval for purchase financing or leasing and schedule an appointment at the dealer.
Hyundai Canada CEO Don Romano says that through its luxury Genesis brand the automaker is "evolving with our dealers as partners with a new business model."
Hyundai, playing catch-up in the booming crossover market, is banking on a redesign of the Santa Fe to lift its fortunes — and slumping Canadian sales of the vehicle — in the important segment.
Nav Bhatia is a superfan of the NBA's Toronto Raptors and a super dealer for Hyundai Canada. He was the automaker's top Canadian seller in 2013 and 2014, and tops in Ontario the last five years.
Kia is redrawing the third-generation Forte compact sedan — the automaker’s most popular vehicle in Canada in 2017 — with a sporty, Stingerlike overhaul.
Hyundai hopes a sharp design, advanced connectivity features and off-road capability will help win Canadian customers for its Kona subcompact SUV. It expects "most vehicles" sold here to be the AWD version.
Kia Canada is recalling 22,205 Fortes because the brake lights may not go out when the pedal is released and the car could shift into gear without putting a foot on the brake.
Transport Canada says Hyundai is recalling 103,556 Elantra cars because on some vehicles, the rear stop lamps could remain on continuously when the brake pedal is released.
Kia and Alfa Romeo have for the first time ever been named finalists for the North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year Awards. The nine vehicles still in the running for the 2018 awards also include two chances for Honda to extend its winning streak to a third consecutive year.
Hyundai workers in South Korea have stopped building the Kona SUV this week ahead of Canadian and U.S. launches — a protest against what the automaker's labor union says are plans to trim assembly line headcount.
Hyundai workers resumed production of the Kona SUV late Tuesday, ending a near two-day strike over the company's decision to expand the model's output ahead of its launch in Canada and the United States.