1st March 2021

Weekly Brief: Robo-Taxi Revolution Could be on Near Horizon

Fully autonomous vehicles arrived in Las Vegas last week. The AVs belong to self-driving startup Motional, which is a joint $4Bn venture shared by Hyundai and Aptiv. While the...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


23rd February 2021

Powertrain and Drivetrain Choices for Hyundai’s New BEV

Hyundai’s new all-electric mid-sized SUV seeks to reach a broad range of potential consumers by offering models with a choice of both powertrain and drivetrain options. The Hyundai Ioniq...


15th February 2021

Weekly Brief: Automakers See US as Ripe for EV Revolution

Toyota is back on the electric vehicle bandwagon. The carmaker plans to debut two EVs in the US this year and bring them to market in 2022, the carmaker...

Commentary by Andrew Tolve


8th February 2021

Weekly Brief: Apple Eyes Up Era of the ‘iCar’

Only Apple could trump the Super Bowl. During a week when all eyes usually converge on America’s largest sporting event and the TV ads that make it famous, last...

Commentary by Andrew Tolve


1st February 2021

Hyundai Ramps Up EV Strategy in 2021

Hyundai pledges to ramp up its e-mobility strategy this year ahead of the launch of its first BEV, the Ioniq 5 aimed at the European market. In a statement...


28th January 2021

Hyundai’s First BEV Airport to Take-Off in UK

A scheme for small urban all-electric powered air travel championed by Hyundai will see its first working airport built in the UK. Urban Air Port Air-One has been selected...


26th January 2021

Hyundai Introduces Robot Car Salesman

Hyundai has created a robot salesman in the shape of DAL-e who is programmed to answer customer questions when buying a new car. The automaker claims the bot can...


5th January 2021

Vehicle Subscription Services Taking hold in India

Car subscription has never been a popular choice for private car buyers in India where many take pride in owning a car as an asset. However, while car subscription...

By Simmi Sinha


4th January 2021

On the Road with Future In-Vehicle Sat Navs

Artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) are already riding shotgun in the cockpit of some connected vehicles. Now industry executives are planning the next advancements they say will...

By Robert Gray


3rd December 2020

Hyundai Unveils First In-House BEV Platform

Hyundai has unveiled its first in-house BEV platform to be used across its group brands for future vehicles. From 2021, the Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) will underpin a range...


9th November 2020

Weekly Brief: Auto Industry Readies for a Different Hand on the Wheel

Joe Biden defeated Donald Trump to become the next president of the United States. President Trump has refused to concede the election and continues to make unsubstantiated claims of...

Commentary By Andrew Tolve


6th October 2020

Hyundai Starts Roll Out of First Hydrogen Truck

Hyundai will begin the global roll out of what it claims is the first mass production ready hydrogen fuel cell heavy duty truck next week. The Korean automaker has...