While Hyundai started out as a purveyor of budget-priced economy cars, it's now a big hitter in the automotive world with many impressively engineered and handsomely designed vehicles on offer. Models such as the Elantra compact car and the Santa Fe SUV still offer good value but make no excuses compared with their close rivals, making them solid choices in their respective segments. The upcoming 2020 Sonata mid-size sedan takes things up a level with daring styling and an impressive array of technology features. There's plenty of variety in the lineup, too, with vehicles including fuel-sipping Ioniq and the sporty and quirky Veloster.
A performance-oriented Hyundai Elantra N is on its way for the 2022 model year and we expect it to get the Veloster N's fire-breathing turbo four-cylinder.
The Ioniq 5 is an all-electric, compact crossover from Hyundai's new Ioniq subbrand, which promises to release two more models within the next four years.
The 2022 Hyundai Kona is more than just a style item, as it offers crisp handling, a nicely-outfitted cabin, and a gutsy optional turbo four.
To compete with the growing number of EVs hitting the market, Hyundai dropped a battery and an electric motor into the Kona to create the 2022 Kona Electric.
Hyundai's in-house performance group gives the Kona crossover more horsepower, an edgier look, a tauter suspension, and an N badge.
The 2022 Hyundai Santa Cruz will be the company's first pickup truck and will potentially have truly innovative features.
The next step in Hyundai's brand reinvention is the 2022 Tucson, which is expected to elevate the compact SUV's nameplate to a near luxury realm.
If you think it's impossible to be frugal and also park a nicely equipped new car in your driveway, you need to test-drive the 2021 Hyundai Accent.
Hyundai is becoming increasingly known for daring designs and the company's compact sedan offering, the Elantra, is the latest to receive such a bold new look.
The Hyundai Ioniq hybrids don't do anything exciting, but they look and drive like regular cars, and their fuel efficiency and value make them attractive buys.
The 2021 Hyundai Ioniq Electric is a small hatchback with lots of worthwhile features, but its 170-mile driving range doesn't measure up to its rivals'.
The 2021 Hyundai Kona offers striking looks, engaging driving dynamics, and a comfortable cabin, meaning this subcompact SUV is the whole package.
A long driving range and spunky driving personality make the 2021 Hyundai Kona Electric one of the best electric vehicles on sale today.
The Palisade isn't Hyundai's first three-row SUV, but it certainly is its best and biggest offering yet, with a host of features that will please everyone.
Rare and offbeat among small crossovers, the 2021 Hyundai Nexo is the lone hydrogen fuel-cell crossover sold in the United States.
Families seeking a stylish, comfortable, well-equipped, and practical two-row SUV would be wise to add the 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe to their shopping list.
With a roomy and refined cabin, the Hyundai Sonata delivers an upscale and feature-laden experience at a great price, albeit with limited driving enjoyment.
Hyundai has evolved from making low-priced econoboxes to producing stylish, feature-rich cars and SUVs and the 2021 Tucson is just one of latest examples.
Along with a solid roster of standard equipment, the Hyundai Veloster is affordable and fun to drive, but its base engine and interior quality are mediocre.
Fun to drive, affordable, and full of character, the Hyundai Veloster N is a turbocharged hot hatchback with a unique personality.
The subcompact Hyundai Venue ute is a terrific value-minded package for urbanites, but just be sure to avoid long highway road trips.
If you think it's impossible to be frugal and also park a nicely equipped new car in your driveway, you need to test-drive the 2020 Hyundai Accent.
With tons of features for the price, excellent fuel economy, and peppy turbocharged engines available, the 2020 Elantra stands out as a bargain.
The 2020 Hyundai Elantra GT is a tidy and efficient package with clean, elegant design, but the GT suffix promises a bit more sportiness than it can deliver.
With affordable pricing, generous standard equipment, and excellent efficiency, the Hyundai Ioniq is easy on your wallet and the environment.
With lots of standard features and a class leading warranty, the Hyundai Ioniq Electric is both budget-priced and environmentally friendly.
The subcompact Hyundai Kona is the whole package: Striking looks, engaging driving dynamics, and a comfortable cabin.
Competitive electric-car attributes in an SUV form makes the Kona Electric one of our favorite EVs—its spunky handling and generous warranty are bonuses.
If you're ready to take on the challenge of owning a hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle, the 2020 Hyundai Nexo is your best bet.
The 2020 Hyundai Palisade is not Hyundai's first three-row SUV, but it certainly is its best and biggest.
With an eminently practical cabin and excellent value versus rivals, the 2020 Santa Fe is an underrated mid-sizer that delivers nearly everything families want.
The all-new Sonata is a perfect showcase for Hyundai's characteristic mix of attractive design and high-level features at an affordable price.
Hyundai has evolved from making low-priced econoboxes to producing stylish, feature-rich cars and SUVs; the 2020 Tucson is just one of the brand's latest examples.
The Veloster is a hatchback that offers affordable pricing, engaging driving dynamics, and a generous range of standard equipment.
The Veloster N is fun, funky, and affordable, but others in this class approach transcendence.
The Venue is an excellent value and easy to maneuver in urban areas, but the subcompact SUV accelerates slowly and feels jittery on the highway.
Entry-level cars often offer only entry-level features, but the Hyundai Accent adds many upscale, desirable items to the subcompact segment.
In short order, Hyundai has elevated the Elantra from rental-fleet staple to rising star in its class.
The elegantly styled 2019 Hyundai Elantra GT has the dubious task of unseating esteemed hatchback rivals, especially since two of them are on our 10Best Cars list.
The Ioniq was launched with a hybrid model before growing to include an EV and, finally, a plug-in hybrid.
With standout styling, a punchy turbo four, and packed with features, the 2019 Kona is fun to look at and fun to drive.
With its standout styling and long electric-only driving range, the Kona Electric is poised for success.
The hydrogen-powered Nexo is Hyundai's eco-friendly flagship, packed with state-of-the-art tech.
The Hyundai Santa Fe and the three-row Santa Fe XL are stylish, family-friendly crossovers, and both are packed with features.
The Sonata combines expressive styling with contemporary features that consumers want.
The 2019 Tucson boasts a stylish exterior, a well-made cabin, and plenty of features, presenting an upscale, near-luxury appearance inside and out.
Previously a wacky-shaped also-ran in the sport-compact world, the Veloster’s newfound driving verve and low price make it a hot-hatch bargain.
The Veloster N is the first American ambassador for Hyundai’s performance sub-brand and already the company’s best-driving model ever.
The highly capable 2018 Hyundai Accent is a small car that delivers a lot of bang for the buck, but many desirable upscale features will cost extra.
The 2018 Hyundai Elantra provides good value, with solid engine choices, an excellent infotainment system, and a host of optional equipment.
The 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT stands out with aggressive styling, a quality interior, and practical storage, but its performance lags behind many competitors.
The 2018 Hyundai Elantra Sport boasts a high-revving engine, slick manual gearbox, athletic suspension, and good value in a sport compact.
The 2018 Hyundai Ioniq lineup offers hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and EV variants, all of which provide good value and a pleasant driving experience.
The 2018 Hyundai Kona delivers tons of fun, with crisp handling, bold design, a quality interior, and the option of a peppy 1.6-liter engine.
The stylish 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe provides good value, with abundant standard features, a smooth V-6 engine, and a comfortable interior.
The 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport offers good value, with a spacious and nicely outfitted interior, a host of available features, and excellent road manners.
The 2018 Hyundai Sonata has a stylish design, a host of the latest features, and a welcoming cabin, but it falls short of its rivals in some key areas.
The 2018 Hyundai Tucson's delivers good value while competing with rivals by offering a roomy and comfortable interior and a long list of available features.
From its quiet cabin and refined powertrain to its handsome yet mild styling, the Azera offers plenty to appreciate.
If you don’t want the neighbors to know how deep your pockets are—and don’t want to sacrifice luxury—the Equus might be the car for you.
Hyundai continues to make cars worthy of serious consideration, and the Genesis is no exception—it’s a compelling value in the mid-size luxury game.
This particular branch of the Genesis family tree aspires to drift-king greatness and a muscle-car reputation, but achieves neither.
Never visit a gas station again—except for a bag of Fritos, maybe—with the hydrogen-fueled Tucson Fuel Cell.
While the Elantra sedan has been overhauled, the Touring wagon trucks on basically the same since its 2009 introduction.
Hyundai’s size-L crossover is a seven-passenger mommy bus that concentrates on cabin comfort, safety, and ride quality.
Fans of traditional sliding-door minivans come to the Kia/Hyundai twins (Sedona/Entourage) for long lists of standard features and options, all at economical prices.
The Tiburon is often a forgotten car, overshadowed by more youthful players such as the Scion tC and Honda Civic Si.