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2015 Hyundai Accent: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on November 11, 2014


Most significant changes: Bluetooth available at lower cost Price change: $100 increase on all models On sale: Early- to mid-November Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 For 2015, the subcompact Hyundai Accent gets a midlife exterior freshening and… Read More

2015 Hyundai Accent: What's Changed

By Rick Popely on November 11, 2014

Most significant changes: Bluetooth available at lower cost Price change: $100 increase on all models On sale: Early- to mid-November Which should you buy, 2014 or 2015? 2014 For 2015, the subcompact Hyundai Accent gets a midlife exterior freshening and… Read More

Hyundai's Korean Unions Vote to End Strike

By Kelsey Mays on September 5, 2013

Less than a month after labor unions in Korea voted to strike over stalled wage negotiations at Hyundai, the automaker reached an agreement with Korean autoworkers that could resume production in a matter of days. The Detroit News reports the… Read More

What Hyundai-Kia's Latest Strike Means to Car Shoppers

By Kelsey Mays on August 14, 2013

Hyundai-Kia's troubled home-turf labor relations continue. The latest chapter has Korean labor unions voting to strike over wage and benefit disputes with the South Korean automaker. The result could mean a production stoppage in its home country. Hyundai-Kia, which together… Read More

The Top 10 Biggest Recalls of 2013

By Matt Schmitz on July 22, 2013

Each year, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration issues recalls on millions of vehicles. In 2012, NHTSA recalled just shy of 18 million, and 15.5 million in 2011. While some recalls affect just a handful of vehicles, others impact millions.… Read More

The Cars.com Redesign Index

By Kelsey Mays on November 14, 2012

It can cost up to $1 billion or more to develop a new or redesigned car, so sales success — and not just a little bit of it — matters. Determining which of those new cars hit the mark with… Read More

What to Do If You Own an Affected Hyundai, Kia

By Kelsey Mays on November 2, 2012

We reported this morning that Hyundai and Kia are revising gas mileage ratings for nearly 900,000 vehicles from the 2011 through 2013 model years — about a third of the cars sold by the affiliated Korean automakers over that range. … Read More

Cars.com's Mileage Tests of Hyundai and Kia Vehicles In Line With EPA Results

By David Thomas on November 2, 2012

In the wake of today's news that Hyundai and Kia will reimburse owners for bad mileage estimates, we've compiled the results of our mileage tests from Shootouts and other challenges we've conducted over the past few years that involved the… Read More

Hyundai, Kia to Pay 900,000 Owners for Bad MPG Estimates

By David Thomas on November 2, 2012

Hyundai and Kia announced today they would reimburse owners of about 900,000 vehicles for misstated mileage ratings. The news came after an investigation by the EPA into complaints from consumers that the two companies' mileage claims were inflated. As a… Read More

Hyundai, Kia Mileage Mishap: How It Happened

By Kelsey Mays on November 1, 2012

How did Hyundai-Kia get its estimated mileage ratings so wrong that it had to offer reimbursement to some 900,000 owners? The truth is complicated, and it gets to the complexities of EPA testing. Hyundai-Kia's Sung Hwan Cho told reporters this… Read More

June's Fastest and Slowest Selling Cars

By Kelsey Mays on July 3, 2012

Seven all-new cars are off to a fast start. The Cadillac XTS hit dealerships just last month, but GM's flagship luxury car averaged just five days to sell. It tied the Hyundai Accent sedan and Subaru BRZ for June's fastest… Read More