2013 Hyundai Elantra: Safe And Steady All The Way

Hyundai’s best-selling sedan returns this year, the 2013 Hyundai Elantra. There is just one powertrain for the 2013 Elantra, a 1.8L engine that produces 148hp, 131 lbs. of torque at a fuel rating of 29 mpg city/40 mpg highway. While engine displacement was lessened this year, Hyundai was also able to lessen the weight by 60 lbs. thru some changes in the body and engine technology.  The 2013 Hyundai Elantra is available in either sedan or hatchback. Trunk space for the sedan is at 14.8 ft3, while for the hatchback it is at 23 ft3 which can be expanded even further to 51 ft3by folding the rear seats. Passenger room for the Elantra is okay up front, but tall passengers may find it difficult at the rear seats.

Two trims are available for the 2013 Elantra -GLS and Limited. All Elantra models get these features- heated mirrors, full power accessories, adjustable driver seat, a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, cruise control, a trip computer, a 6-speaker sound system w/ CD player, satellite radio, auxiliary audio jack and iPod/USB interface.

On the Limited trim, you get other features like leather upholstery, powered and heated seats, and a sunroof. Other optional features include a touch-screen navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity and an upgraded audio system.

The 2013 Hyundai Elantra received excellent safety ratings, scoring great in frontal and side impact tests and also in the roof strength test. Standard safety features include front seat side impact and side curtain airbags, antilock disc brakes with brake assist, steering effort assist system, stability/traction control, emergency trunk release, daytime running lights and a rearview camera. What’s great with these is some of these standard safety features come optional in other car models.

Critics love its cargo space and the abundance of interior features, especially on the safety aspect. Performance is one where the 2013 Hyundai Elantra will be challenged, by cars like the Mazda3 and the Subaru Impreza who have better handling and more power.

2013 Hyundai Tucson: Beyond Words And Deeds, Just Drive

There are some things in life that can only be explained or given justice to by being experienced, and this is incredibly telling when it is applied to the vehicles that are being driven by people in terms of how well they are being appreciated.  What people really need to understand here is that aside from the usual first impression of the vehicle, the information related to it are also what should be given a lot of attention to. This is why the 2013 Hyundai Tucson can be very convincing on paper, though actually driving it goes beyond what is being described.

To truly appreciate how the exterior of the 2013 Hyundai Tucson looks, you just need to imagine what a vehicle would like when it is flying within the atmosphere of the earth or out into space. This is not to say that the Tucson is a spaceship, but it definitely has such a new age feeling to it that the great shape of its body and the sleekness of its skin might as well be sent out there.

Inside the 2013 Hyundai Tucson, the feeling might be a little worldlier, but it would be a mistake to consider it as simple or haphazardly created. This is because the interior design focuses more on insuring that people have a comfortable experience when driving it and that the materials for the surfaces keep them as exquisitely in control as possible.

When the 2.0L, 4-cylinder beauty of an engine of the 2013 Hyundai Tucson gets going, you can tell that it is no mistake to call it efficiently powerful. This is because the silent roar of the machine produces unmistakable force that pushes you on while its consumption is never a burden.

2013 Hyundai Santa Fe: All the Goods of a Crossover SUV at an Affordable Price

Everything that is pleasing and beautiful comes with a hefty price, right? But what if someone tells you that there is a crossover SUV that has been equipped with deluxe features, great road performance, expansive space without the hefty price you would expect it to have, will you believe it? Well, you should because 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe is for real. The newly redesigned 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe is making great impressions among its critiques as it continuously exceeds their expectations. Hyundai is offering the newly redesigned Santa Fe in two models: Santa Fe GLS and Limited. Hyundai Santa Fe now features a third row seating area thereby increasing the crossover SUV’s seating capacity to seven. However, if that seating capacity may sound to be too much for you then a smaller version of the Santa Fe is also being offered with five-passenger capacity featuring only two rows.

Inside the crossover’s cabin is a massive space with materials that surely showcase its high quality. The controls are well-placed, touchscreen menus and functions are pretty intuitive and its switchgear is smooth and well-organized. One will surely love the long ride with the Hyundai Santa Fe as it gives each of the passengers enough head, leg and shoulder rooms. A healthy cargo area is something to brag about as well with its 35.4 cubic feet of space for the five-passenger Santa Fe or 41 cubic feet for the larger seven-passenger SUV.

Engine choices for the new Santa Fe includes: 2.4-liter four-cylinder capable of producing 190 horsepower and 181 lb-ft of torque paired with a six-speed automatic transmission; the other engine choice is a 2.0-liter engine that further increases the output to 264 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque.

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: All-out Luxury at an Economic Price

The 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe offers all-out luxury at and economic price. Even the base trim is impressively strong. It is the perfect collaboration of comfort, power, style, and technology – and it is definitely the vehicle that brings value for your money. Handsome best describes the 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe. It mixes fluid graceful lines and sleek curves – resulting in a sophisticated and visually attractive ride. It also has a sporty appeal – largely attributed to the “always in motion” look. It is equipped with variable intermittent wipers and rear defogger. It also has daytime running lights and dusk sensing headlamps.

The cabin of the 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe redefines value. It is so luxuriously decadent that it looks and feels like the interior of a Lexus – and the only difference is the Hyundai insignia in the steering wheel. It is comfortable, convenient, and technologically advanced – giving more expensive cars a run for their money.

Style and substance is injected in the cabin with leather steering wheel, leather trim on shift knob, dual illuminating vanity mirrors, simulated alloy trim on center console, simulated alloy trim on doors, interior air filtration, trunk light, and front reading lights.

It features the following entertainment equipment such as Sirius XM satellite radio, auxiliary audio input and iPod integration, AM/FM in-dash single CD player with CD MP3 Playback stereo, 170 watts stereo output, mast antenna, USB connection, and six speakers. It also comes with safety features such as airbags, headrests, stability and traction control, and remote anti-theft alarm system, among others.

One will find either of the two engines under the hood of the 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe: 3.8-liter V6 that produces 333 horsepower and 291 lb.-ft. of torque at 18 mpg city / 28 mpg highway / 22 mpg combined or 5.0-liter V8 that kicks off 429 hp and 376 lb-ft of torque at 16 mpg city / 25 mpg highway / 18 mpg combined. Both engines are perfectly mated with an eight-speed automatic with manual shift control that transmits power to the rear wheels.

Get the best value for your money. Get comfort, economy, power, style, and technology.

2013 Hyundai Veloster: Cutting-Edge Design and Breakthrough Power

The 2013 Hyundai Veloster breaks through the market sporting a cutting edge design. It is the first of its class and it certainly caught people’s attention. It also offers choice engines for the desired velocity while assuring top of the line fuel efficiency. Economic, strong, and young – the 2013 Hyundai Veloster is a force to be reckoned with. The market has never seen a vehicle as controversial as the 2013 Hyundai Veloster. Gone is classically conservative shape – it is now replaced by a bold three-door design hatchback with raking contour lines. The third door is uniquely located on the right side of the vehicle, not at the back. The front fascia is sleek with gently rounded curves wide-mouthed attractive grille, and huge upward tilting LED headlamps. It features twin tailpipes with chrome-tipped dual exhaust. It comes in eight modern colors.

The cabin of the 2013 Hyundai Veloster is as contemporary as its exterior. The cabin is inspired by a motorbike, thus all interior elements are aggressive and edgy. The front seats are adjustable, comfortable, and heated. The rear seats are a bit narrower but can easily be folded to maximize cargo space. The cargo area is an astounding 15.5 cubic feet of space. It is also technologically advanced – specifically shown by a 7-inch multimedia touch screen that connects the driver to the outside world, entertains, and navigates.

There are two engines that can power the 2013 Hyundai Veloster: a 1.6 liter inline four and a 1.6 liter turbocharged inline four. Each engine produces 138 horsepower and 123 lb.-ft. of torque and 201 horsepower and 195 lb.-ft. of torque.

The 2013 Hyundai Veloster offers an aggressive design, impressive power, and desirable fuel efficiency. Stand out and impress with this vehicle.

2013 Hyundai Accent: A Dependable And Decent Subcompact Car

Hyundai offers us this year its subcompact car, the 2013 Hyundai Accent. The Accent doesn’t change much this year. Last year’s design still remains effective to this day. The 2013 Hyundai Accent is powered by a 1.6L engine that generates 138hp, 123 lbs. of torque at a fuel rating of 28 mpg city/37 mpg highway. Whether in manual or automatic transmission, fuel rating is still the same. The Accent is capable of accelerating 0-60 mph in 9.8 seconds. The 2013 Hyundai Accent is available in sedan or hatchback. All sedans have these interior features – air-conditioning, full power accessories, tilting steering wheel, folding rear seats, trip computer, a 6-speaker sound system w/ CD player, satellite radio, auxiliary input jack and iPod/USB connectivity. There is a Premium package offered which gives you keyless entry, center storage console, cruise control, steering wheel mounted audio controls and Bluetooth connectivity.

Cargo space is 13.7 ft3 for the sedan. In the hatchback it is 21.2 ft3, expanding to 47.5 ft3 when the rear seats are folded down. The 2013 Hyundai Accent has plenty of passenger room, able to accommodate even tall adults.

The hatchback has two trims – GS and SE. The hatchback GS trim adds keyless entry, a rear windshield wiper, and mirrors/door handles that match color with the body. The SE trim adds a leather-wrapped steering wheel, plus all the features on the sedan’s Premium package.

The 2013 Hyundai Accent received good scores in safety and crash tests, receiving great ratings in frontal and side impact protection. It demonstrated good stopping ability during a brake test. Standard safety features include front side impact and side curtain airbags, front head restraints, antilock disc brakes with brake assist, stability control and traction control.

The 2013 Hyundai Accent costs $14,500 for the sedan and $14,800-$16,100 for the hatchback. The Accent offers a simple, subcompact car that has decent handling and speed, with minimal noise on the inside. It lacks that sporty feel, but then nobody expects that in this car class.

2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe: A Different Driving Adventure

Introducing the 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe a vehicle that will definitely make a big difference to your lifestyle with its high technology, interiors, exteriors and overall function and performance, you are sure to get the best out of your driving experience with this stylish car. Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture keeps the 2013 Elantra Coupe a cut above the rest and it also suffices the senses evermore so with its distinctive front grille, bumper and stylized fog lights, generous dimensions, longer overall length, larger wheelbase, sharp-looking 17-inch alloy wheels with painted black inserts, twin-tip exhaust, rear spoiler and side mirrors with turn-signal indicators.

Looking inside the 2013 Elantra Coupe, you get the idea that this vehicle was made to keep driving at its best comfort with its exceptional interior room from the front and rear head room to its passenger and cargo space, this vehicle makes both driver and passengers at ease.

Other interior specialties include its Bluetooth hands-free phone system with voice recognition, heated front seats, air conditioning, power windows, tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, cruise control, 7-inch LCD touchscreen, rearview camera, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, 172-watt audio system with 6 speakers, auxiliary input jacks, environmentally friendly soy-based foam, sunroof, leather seating surfaces and a leather-trimmed shift knob.

Trust that the 2013 Hyundai Elantra Coupe is very well equipped for an amazing drive with an estimated 38 MPG Highway, alloy pedals, extensive computer modeling, powertrain performance mapping, SE trim level, sport-tuned suspension, SHIFTRONIC 6-speed automatic /manual transmission, a responsive 1.8-liter engine and Dual Continuously Variable Valve Timing (D-CVVT).

Not be outdone, the 2013 Elantra Coupe of course provides the safety any driver or passenger could ever need with its Electronic Stability Control (ESC), anti-lock brakes, airbags, Vehicle Stability Management system (VSM), Motor-Driven Power Steering (MDPS), Traction Control System (TCS), Electronic Brake-force Distribution (EBD), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) and Brake Assist (BA), all contributing for the best driving adventure.

2013 Hyundai Sonata: When Expressive Design Meets Impressive Power

Gone are the times when all people wanted to do is conform. The 2013 Hyundai Sonata breaks out of the norm by executing a stylish and sophisticated vehicle that is not lacking in power, efficiency, and functionality. The 2013 Hyundai Sonata is the first mid-size car to execute a dramatic design that is to impress the younger market – younger executives on their way to the top and starting families. It comes in five trims. The body of the car is exquisitely styled – with fluidic sculpture that boasts of free-flowing curves and gently sloped angles. Thus, the vehicle looks like it is always on the move – even when it is parked.

The 2013 Hyundai Sonata is sleekly finished with a deeply sculpted hood, uniquely detailed grille, and swept up headlamps. The rear is equally attractive with the beautifully molded tail and swept back tail lamps. The beltline is strategically kept high and the rear window sharply raked to give an aggressive appearance that is unheard of in the mid-size car industry. There is also an available moon roof that is exclusive to the higher trim. It boasts of Perfect Paint Process to maintain the sharply handsome looks of the vehicle.

One has a choice among three capable engines of the 2013 Hyundai Sonata: 2.4 liter inline-4 that generates 200 horsepower and 186 lb.-ft. of torque, 2.0 liter turbocharged inline-4 that produces 274 horsepower and 269 lb.-ft. of torque, and 2.4 liter four cylinder hybrid that kicks off 206 horsepower and 154 lb.-ft. of torque.

The cabin of the 2013 Hyundai Sonata is still designed to impress. It is comfortable, dynamic, and technologically advanced. The interior features the same design applied to the exterior – bold shapes and sleek touches perfectly complemented by blue backlighting. One also has the option to upgrade to a two-tone interior for a sharper finish. It can accommodate five full-size adults in adjustable and comfortable seats that are heated.

The 2013 Hyundai Sonata is at the top of its game. It offers sophisticated style, dynamic cabin, and desirable power. It is undoubtedly a leader in the mid-size cars category.

2013 Hyundai Equus: Excellent Value for Your Money

Do not let the extravagance of the 2013 Hyundai Equus fool you because it is not just its looks that make this vehicle one of a kind, it’s the performance and function that it reveals which creates unbelievable value. With its Gasoline Direct Injection 429 horsepower Tau 5.0L V8 engine, 8 speed automatic transmission, rear wheel drive layout, Dual Continuously Variable Value Timing (D-CVVT), fuel efficiency, 50/50 front to rear weight distribution, electronic air suspension, continuous damping control, sensors as well as a sports mode riding condition, the 2013 Hyundai Equus is bound to provide you with great riding conditions.

Value is not only concentrated on performance features but also with the safety features of the 2013 Hyundai Equus with its nine airbags, Brake Assist, electronic brake force distribution, Vehicle Stability Management system (VSM), instrument panel warning lights, ultra high strength steel unibody, energy dispersing crumple zones, crash-durable adhesives, electronic parking brakes, Smart Cruise Control, seatbelt tensioning system, Lane Departure Warning System, electronic stability control, traction control system and anti-lock braking system, each working in coordination with one another to keep every journey on the road safe and sound.

Enforced on the 2013 Hyundai Equus is also the value attached to its luxurious exterior featured by its advance HID Xenon headlights, LED turn signal indicators, sculpted front fog lights, performance 19 inch alloy wheels, forward view cornering camera, adaptive front lighting system for maximum illumination and light coverage, as well as its stunning chrome accents.

And nothing can beat the 2013 Hyundai Equus with its interiors that provide comfort for the road ahead with its parking guide system, driver information and navigation system, microfiber suede headliner, integrated memory system (steering wheel), Lexicon Audio, power rear window sunshades and first class rear seats.

2013 Hyundai Genesis: The Practical Choice For A Luxury Sedan

For those looking for a practical alternative for expensive luxury sedans, the 2013 Hyundai Genesis’ style, features, power and pricing definitely matches everyone’s expectations. For this year’s offering, the Hyundai has eliminated its 4.6-liter V8 engine and base 5.0 trim levels. Aside from the eliminated engine and trim choice, the Hyundai Genesis adds a larger infotainment system equipped with improved capacities. The 2013 Genesis base trim is equipped with leathered upholstery, heated seats and a stronger V6 engine while a V8 engine is offered as an option. Luxury is what defines the 2013 Hyundai Genesis’ exterior styling.

The 2013 Genesis is offered in 3.8 and 5.0 R-Spec trim levels. The 2013 Genesis 3.8 trim is equipped with 17-inch alloy wheels, LED running lights, foglamps, full power accessories, dual-zone automatic climate control, heated front seats, leather upholstery, auto-dimming rearview mirror, seven speaker audio system together with CD player, iPod/auxiliary input and satellite radio.

On the other hand, the Genesis 5.0 trim features all of these including 19-inc wheels, auto-dimming exterior mirrors, unique badging for both its interior and exterior features as well as a sport-tuned suspension.

Pumping up the 2013 Hyundai Genesis 3.8 is a 3.8-liter V6 engine that has the capacity to create 333 horsepower and 291 lb-ft of torque. The engine is solely matched to an eight-speed automatic transmission with manual shift control. The EPA-estimated fuel economy for this engine is 18/28/22 mpg. On the other hand, the Genesis 5.0 R-Spec gets 5.0-lliter V8 engine that can create 429 horsepower and 376 lb-ft of torque with an EPA-estimated fuel economy of 16/25/18 mpg.

Safety features of the 2013 Hyundai Genesis includes antilock brakes, active front head restraints, front and rear side airbags and side curtain airbags, traction and stability control, Lane-departure warning and BlueLink System.