Tag Archives: Hyundai

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai Tucson

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai Tucson
Someone at Hyundai must like cowboys. Nothing wrong with that, cowboys are cool. But, seriously, someone at Hyundai must really like them. Why else would they have chosen to name their SUVs Santa Fe and Tucson after towns in the cowboy states Arizona and New Mexico? From this naming convention, we can assume that if Hyundai slip another SUV into the market (or, perhaps, a ute?) it will be called the El Paso. Which, aside from being an awesome name for an SUV or ute, completes the triangle ...

The luxury car special Podcast!

The luxury car special Podcast!
In what is very possibly a world-first we bring you the latest episode of the NZ Motoring Podcast from the inside of a moving Rolls-Royce! Well… at the very least it is the first NZ-based motoring podcast recorded inside a moving Rolls-Royce Ghost II… on a Wednesday… In this special episode Damien and David discuss the new Rolls-Royce Ghost II, the history of Rolls-Royce and some of the brands that have tried to challenge it. As well as this they also take a look at the ...

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai Sonata

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai Sonata
Mid-size cars are starting to suffer the same fate as their larger cousins at the moment – they are not selling in anywhere the numbers they used to. Why? Three letters – SUV. People are deserting traditional family-sized sedans in favour of the more practical SUV segment. But there is still a decent amount of life left in the mid-size sedan segment, and some utterly brilliant ...