One of the most popular Asian concerns is Hyundai. Indeed, Hyundai models are now in considerable demand. Why? Why are they so attractive to potential buyers? It is worth answering these questions and discussing the topic in more detail, as it is indeed of some interest.
During its long history, Hyundai has produced a lot of cars. However, modern Hyundai models are more relevant now. Before dwelling on any specific machines, it is worth listing those that have been released recently.
So, hatchbacks and station wagons. Hyundai Solaris, model i30, i40, Veloster - these are the most popular representatives of these classes. Then - crossovers and SUVs. Tussan, Santa Fe Premiun, Grand Sant Fe - these cars are also the most famous. And finally, minivans. Or rather, one minibus - H1. And of course, sedans. Elantra, Solaris, Equus, i40 and Genesis are just as famous asthe above machines.
All these are the latest Hyundai models that have been released. Well, now we should talk about them in more detail.
Hyundai Accent: key benefits
So let's start with this car. Hyundai Accent is a representative of subcompact cars. It harmoniously combines the original appearance with the comfort of the cabin and ease of operation. In addition, a rather diverse selection of additional options pleases. But the main advantage is fuel economy. "Hyundai Accent" has become widely popular all over the world, and this fact clearly confirms the high level of sales. By the way, the first generation of these cars has acquired the status of family cars.
The third generation was especially famous. The cars were equipped with two engines - a 1.3-liter gasoline (84 hp) and a 1.5-liter diesel (equipped with a direct fuel injection system). He could produce 82 liters. With. The motors operate under the control of either a 5-band “mechanics” or a 4-speed “automatic”. If the model has a manual transmission, then the consumption is approximately five liters of fuel per 100 km. Acceleration to hundreds is achieved in 11.5 seconds, and the maximum that this car can generate is 173 km / h.
Fourth Generation Hyundai Accent
The latest models are released from 2011 to the present. Under the hood, these versions have much more powerful engines than their predecessors. This is a 1.4-liter 107-horsepower unit andmotor with a capacity of 123 liters. with., differing in volume in 1, 6 liters. There are also two transmission options - 4-speed "automatic" and 5-speed "mechanics".
This car is known all over the world as “Accent”, but in Russia it got a different name. The one that is actually inherent in another car, with different characteristics. "Solaris" - this is the name under which this car became famous in the Russian Federation. It is interesting that the model was specially adapted to the conditions of Russian roads. Perhaps for this reason, many have decided to buy it.
Hyundai Solaris: first models
Now a few words about this very popular car. So, it was presented to the attention of the public in 2010, on September 21. Hyundai Solaris is distinguished by rather powerful 1.4- and 1.6-liter 4-cylinder units (16 valves in total), which are aggregated with either a 5-band manual gearbox or a 4-speed “automatic”. It has an independent MacPherson strut front suspension, which is also equipped with an anti-roll bar. The rear has shock absorbers (spring and dependent). Well, the basic versions were no different, but the latest generation was pleased with the updates.
The latest versions of Solaris are models released in 2014. Improved appearance, improved interior, new gearboxes, an extended list of optional equipment - this is only a small part of the changes that have affected the novelty. The model is offered to potential buyers in three trim levels. These are Elegance, Comfort and Active. Most expensiveequipment - the first of the listed. Approximately 761,000 rubles. - that's how much this Hyundai Solaris costs. The price of the cheapest version is approximately 566,000 rubles, and this is Active 1.4 MT.
So, this car is a subcompact, and it was released from 2002 to 2011. There are many modifications to this machine. The weakest is the Hyundai Getz 1.1 with a 63-horsepower engine, produced from 2002 to 2005. It was a three-door hatchback. The most powerful and fastest is the 110-horsepower "Hyundai Getz 1.5 CRDi". The release of this version started in 2005. The main focus in the development of this model, engineers did on comfort and efficiency. It turned out well, but this car is not suitable for those who like to conquer roads.
In 2005, the company restyled this Hyundai model. After that, she became known as Getz II. They changed the appearance (transformed optics, radiator grille and bumpers with an engine subframe and exhaust system) and interior (the steering wheel became more comfortable, and the dashboard became more practical). There were rear disc brakes, as well as a new engine - 1.4 16V (97 HP).
Hyundai Tucson: model in brief
This is a compact crossover that first appeared before the public in 2004. The Hyundai Tussan was built on a platform it shared with the Hyundai Elantra and the notorious Kia Sportage.
In 2006, the car underwent changes - automatic climate control appeared, andalso a high performance sound system. In 2007, the designers decided to transform the appearance of the car (by the way, this affected not only the Tussan). And in 2009, the finishing touches were made in terms of the interior with the exterior, after which a couple of months later the sales were completed (with the exception of Ukraine, where they continued in Cheboksary).
It is interesting that in the lineup there is a so-called Tuscon FCEV. This is the hydrogen fuel cell version. It was released for three years - from 2005 to 2008. It was quite powerful - it developed a maximum of 150 km / h.
Most luxurious car
Talking about the models produced by the Hyundai concern, one cannot fail to say a few words about the most expensive car available in the Russian Federation. And it's an Equus sedan. Manufacturers, developing this model, wanted to create a full-fledged competitor to the world leaders - Mercedes S-Class and Audi A8.
This car is 5160 mm long, but its engine is even more surprising. V8, 4.6-liter, producing 373 horsepower and controlled by a 6-band “automatic”. The set is solid. Air suspension, equipped with electronic control, good ground clearance and, of course, a luxurious interior. Everywhere high-quality leather, comfortable seats with electric adjustment, keyless entry system, button to stop and start the engine, dual-zone climate control and even a heated steering wheel with a refrigerator. Really impressive.
What about the price? In Russia, the starting price is 3,300,000rubles. The car is delivered in a single configuration - Royal. And this is the most expensive Hyundai model available on the Russian market.