The Truth About Cars » korean car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 11 Feb 2016 18:00:49 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » korean car http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Junkyard Find: 2001 Hyundai XG300 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/junkyard-find-2001-hyundai-xg300/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/02/junkyard-find-2001-hyundai-xg300/#comments Tue, 11 Feb 2014 14:00:27 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=737545 I admit I’ve got a sick fascination with luxury cars sold by companies not (at the time, in this market) known for luxury. There’s the Mitsubishi Diamante, of course, and the Mazda 929, and even the Volvo 262C Bertone (I’m still looking for a junked Daewoo Leganza, but either they don’t exist or— more likely— […]

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I admit I’ve got a sick fascination with luxury cars sold by companies not (at the time, in this market) known for luxury. There’s the Mitsubishi Diamante, of course, and the Mazda 929, and even the Volvo 262C Bertone (I’m still looking for a junked Daewoo Leganza, but either they don’t exist or— more likely— […]

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Hyundai Generation Why Intramural League, First Place: 2013 Elantra GT http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-first-place-2013-elantra-gt/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-first-place-2013-elantra-gt/#comments Thu, 28 Jun 2012 17:16:54 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450599 I may occassionally mock the enthusiast infatuation with wagons and hatchbacks, it’s only because they’re not such a big deal to me. Two-box compact and midsize cars (not crossovers or SUVs) are everywhere in my locale, to the point where they go unnoticed. But this is one worth getting excited about. The Elantra Sedan and […]

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I may occassionally mock the enthusiast infatuation with wagons and hatchbacks, it’s only because they’re not such a big deal to me. Two-box compact and midsize cars (not crossovers or SUVs) are everywhere in my locale, to the point where they go unnoticed. But this is one worth getting excited about. The Elantra Sedan and […]

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Hyundai Generation Why Intramural League, Second Place: 2013 Veloster Turbo http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-generation-why-intramural-league-second-place-2013-veloster-turbo/#comments Wed, 27 Jun 2012 17:05:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=450557   “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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  “If you want a Veloster Turbo, you can buy one right now – it’s called the Genesis Coupe.” That’s what Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told us at the launch of the Veloster last year, when asked about the possibility of a performance version of Hyundai’s distinctive-looking hatchback. Less than a year later, we have […]

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Hyundai Gen Why Intramural League, Third Place: 2012 Elantra Coupe http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-gen-why-intramural-league-third-place-2012-elantra-coupe/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/hyundai-gen-why-intramural-league-third-place-2012-elantra-coupe/#comments Fri, 22 Jun 2012 14:30:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=449627 This is the first installment of a three-part series on Hyundai’s three newest offerings, the Elantra Coupe, Elantra GT and Veloster Turbo. As I casually sauntered over to the gunmetal Elantra GT, I my mind began to ponder Jack’s piece on the Lamborghini and the politics of masculinity, until a Hyundai PR rep stopped me […]

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This is the first installment of a three-part series on Hyundai’s three newest offerings, the Elantra Coupe, Elantra GT and Veloster Turbo. As I casually sauntered over to the gunmetal Elantra GT, I my mind began to ponder Jack’s piece on the Lamborghini and the politics of masculinity, until a Hyundai PR rep stopped me […]

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Capsule Review: 2012 Hyundai Equus Ultimate http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/capsule-review-2012-hyundai-equus-ultimate/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/capsule-review-2012-hyundai-equus-ultimate/#comments Thu, 16 Feb 2012 14:16:28 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=431063 At $66,900 the 2012 Hyundai Equus is the most expensive Korean car I’ve ever driven. Having driven a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe during my college years (and subsequent Hyundai products as part of my professional duties), I’ve seen first hand the progression of their products from plausible alternative to Japanese and American products to a […]

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At $66,900 the 2012 Hyundai Equus is the most expensive Korean car I’ve ever driven. Having driven a 2007 Hyundai Santa Fe during my college years (and subsequent Hyundai products as part of my professional duties), I’ve seen first hand the progression of their products from plausible alternative to Japanese and American products to a […]

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