Undercuts hot hatch rivals. Performance package costs $2,100 extra
Division VP says brand builder will be in the 'super sport segment'.
It sounds like he's talking about a more powerful Ioniq Electric N
N boss Albert Biermann says dealers need time to take on performance Hyundais.
Hyundai's N Performance sub-brand has its sights on the Kona, the automaker's brand-new compact crossover, for its possible next makeover. If it meets with the approval of Hyundai brass, it'll reportedly do 247 horsepower courtesy of the 2.0-liter turbo engine borrowed from the i30 N.
A case study in how not to launch a brand campaign.
Our best look yet at America's first N car.
But we may get the engine in a Veloster.
Expect at least 250 horsepower from the hot hatch.
A "coupe" version of the i30 N is next.
The new model is based on the i30, known as the Elantra GT here in the US.
And that first N car comes out next year.
Hyundai's N division released video demonstrating the sound of their latest prototype, and we want it here.
Hyundai has big plans for both its Genesis and N sub-brands, and that, according to the latest reports, includes combining the two to create luxury performance models in the years to come.
Formerly Vice President of Engineering at BMW's M division, Albert Biermann has now been tasked with developing high-performance vehicles for Hyundai and Kia.