2022 Hyundai Tucson PHEV Revealed, Offers 32-Mile Electric Range
The plug-in Tucson will be available this summer. Hyundai unveiled the 2022 Tucson plug-in hybrid with 32 miles of electric-only range. This Tucson will compete with the 2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime in the plug-in corner of the compact-SUV segment. The 2022 Tucson PHEV In addition to U.S. specs on the upcoming 2022 Tucson N-Line, today Hyundai also released details on the 2022 Tucson plug-in hybrid (PHEV). These vehicles will join the regular gas-powered and hybrid models of the Tucson and bring the variant count to four.
© Motorsport Images Ott Tänak has known in the long term to Hyundai in the WRC
ex-world champion Ott Tänak and the five-time Vizechampion Thierry Neuville also go in the coming years in the Rally World Cup for Hyundai At the start. As the South Korean manufacturer announced on Thursday, the contracts with the two drivers were extended in the long term. Thus, Tänak and Neuville also form the spearhead of the two-time world champion in the new Rallye1 generation of WRC.
Newville has been driving since the entry into Hyundais 2014 for the team stationed in the Bavarian Alzenau. Since then he continued at the top of the field with, but on his first World Cup title, the Belgian continues to wait.
Chevy Corvette remained fastest-selling car in March, Toyota RAV4 Prime not far behind
The Corvette's inventory likely remains in short supply, and ditto for the RAV4 Prime.Still, according to new data from iSeeCars on Wednesday covering the month of March, a Corvette only stuck around at a dealership for 9.4 days on average. The average time to sell a vehicle sits at 47.4 days for all new vehicles, underscoring how quickly a Corvette in stock turns into a sale. While General Motors works to build the sports car as quickly as possible for eager fans, the second-place finisher is pretty surprising.
"apart from the fact that I feel good here, your commitment to sports and your goal of winning, convinced me to continue this journey that we started more than seven years ago," says Newville.
Tänak came to the season 2020 as an exercising world champion to Hyundai, but in the pre-season heavily shortened by the Corona Pandemic but the title defense. With the home win at the Rally Estonia he succeeded in the past year but also a highlight.
"Since 2020, we have experienced special moments as well as difficult times. During the past two years, I felt the dedication of the team and strive to succeed. I'm sure that everyone continues to achieve the limit," says Tänak.
Hyundai sets course for the future
by the contract extension with two of the best drivers in the WRC field are the course at Hyundai for the future. At the end of March, the South Koreans together with the two other manufacturers Toyota and M-Sport had known for the new regulations from 2022. At that time, an agreement had been signed with the World Association of Fia, which secures the participation of the three manufacturers up to at least 2025.
Participation Hyundais was not secured for a long time, only late the team got the release through the board. The objective will also be clear through personnel planning, only this week Hyundai secured the services of the top engineer Christian Loriaux of Rival M-Sport.
The WRC starts a new era in the coming year and first introduces electric drives as a supplement to the gasoline engines. The electric motor is developed by the German Compact Dynamics company.
Hyundai takes over robot developer Boston Dynamics .
The company Boston Dynamics, which is famous with its current robots, now belongs to the South Korean car maker Hyundai. © Daniel Reinhardt / DPA The robotic "spot". The company Boston Dynamics, which is famous with her running robots, now belongs to the South Korean car maker Hyundai. One wanted to build a "robotic value chain" that rich from the production of robot parts to intelligent logistics solutions, announced Hyundai. value of 1.1 billion dollars The value of Boston Dynamics is $ 1.1 b