Hyundai is a huge multinational, selling cars in the U.S. since 1986. Hyundai's first U.S. product, the subcompact Excel, offered an aggressive, $5,000 price point and little else; its quality was abysmal, and despite a broad dealer network lacked the follow-up support the product - and its owners - deserved. By the early '90s quality was introduced and, once reliability was established, the brand was bolstered with the introduction of what Hyundai describes as the world's best - 10 years and 100,000 mile powertrain protection - automotive warranty.

Since 2010 Hyundai has sold over 500,000 cars and crossovers annually through a profitable dealer network in the U.S. The subcompact Accent is the least expensive (starting at $15,000) model in the lineup, the Sonata and Elantra sedans are the most popular, and the 3-row Santa Fe crossover, with options, is the most expensive. A redesigned Tucson, however, is gaining in popularity against the Sonata, and with a turbocharged 1.6 liter four and dual-clutch transmission, may be the most fun to drive.


2017 Hyundai Tucson
2017 Hyundai Tucson
MSRP:
$22,700
Engine:
2.0L I-4
MPG:
23 City / 30 HWY
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport
MSRP:
$25,350
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
21 City / 27 HWY
2017 Hyundai Veloster
2017 Hyundai Veloster
MSRP:
$18,100
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 34 HWY
2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
2017 Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid
MSRP:
$22,200
Engine:
I-4
MPG:
57 City / 59 HWY
2017 Hyundai Sonata
2017 Hyundai Sonata
MSRP:
$21,600
Engine:
2.4L I-4
MPG:
25 City / 36 HWY
2017 Hyundai Accent
2017 Hyundai Accent
MSRP:
$14,995
Engine:
1.6L I-4
MPG:
27 City / 37 HWY
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