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    Report: Hyundai admits 'error' in KDM Sonata fuel economy announcement
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    Stop us if you've heard this one before: Hyundai is going to have to reduce the officially announced miles-per-gallon number for its 2014 Sonata. While there's a lot of similarity between this new situation and events that transpired in 2012, there are some important differences. For one, the new ...

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    Report: Revamped Hyundai Sonata due in 2014
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    So a new Sonata isn't as exciting as a new Chevrolet Corvette, but given the enthusiasm the current Hyundai midsize sedan has generated around these parts, musing about what might be coming down the pipeline is worth at least a few minutes. Hyundai's Korean CEO Kim Choon-ho has told Reuters that ...

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    Recalls: Hyundai to petition NHTSA over 2011-2012 Sonata Hybrid seatbelt recall
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    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a safety recall of the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid, but this campaign comes with a twist. NHTSA announced on its website that Sonata Hybrid models produced between December 2, 2010 and March 7, 2012 are being recalled due to a seatbelt ...

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    Consumer Reports calls 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid disappointing
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    Does the 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid match its stellar non-gas-electric counterpart? According to Consumer Reports, the answer is simple: the Sonata Hybrid – unlike the conventional Sonata GLS – is full of flaws. Consumer Reports issued a score of 69 to the Sonata Hybrid, a full 20 ...

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    Report: Hyundai on track for 2013 plug-in hybrid debut; aims to sell 11,000 Sonata Hybrids in Korea in 2011
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    Earlier today, Hyundai announced that it aims to sell 11,000 Sonata Hybrids in its home market of South Korea by the end of 2011, as soaring gas prices have stoked demand for fuel-efficient vehicles. Additionally, Hyundai has set its South Korean sales target for the Sonata Hybrid at 18,000 ...

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    Hyundai: 1,550 Sonata Hybrids to hit U.S. dealerships within days
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    Yep, the 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid is late for its U.S. launch party. How tardy is it? Well, the gas-electric Sonata was supposed to go on sale last December, but a last-second modification to the hybrid's pedestrian warning system delayed its debut. Hyundai supposedly delivered a handful of ...

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    Report: Most Hyundai Sonata Hybrid deliveries delayed until at least late March
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Modifications made "amazingly late in the process" to the Hyundai Sonata Hybrid's "virtual engine sound" system have delayed deliveries of the vast majority of the Korean automaker's gas-electric sedans until at least late ...

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    Hyundai Sonata Hybrid delay due to modifications of virtual engine sound
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In mid-October, Hyundai announced that its 2011 Sonata Hybrid would be eligible for a $1,300 tax credit. The electrified mid-size sedan was to officially hit U.S. dealerships in late 2010 and the first 60,000 buyers in line ...

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    Hyundai reporting mpg-weighted monthly sales figures
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hyundai has announced that it has voluntarily begun to report its monthly sales data in a miles per gallon-weighted format. For example, Hyundai reported that its sales-weighted Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) ...

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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid configurator powers up
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    In mid-October, Hyundai announced that its 2011 Sonata Hybrid would be eligible for a $1,300 tax credit, and now the online configurator has officially powered up, indicating that orders will likely be accepted soon. With a a low base price of $25,795 (not including $750 in destination charges), ...

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    Hyundai readying plug-in hybrid Sonata?
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Back in August, Hyundai chief executive officer John Krafcik boldly claimed that the Korean automaker will shoot for a 50-mile-per-gallon fleet average by 2025. Reaching that lofty mark has Hyundai rethinking its model ...

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    Wayne Gerdes: After 2,269 miles and 59 mpg, Hyundai Sonata Hybrid "kicks ass"
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Cross Country Blue Drive – Click above for image gallery
    Last fall, hypermiler Wayne Gerdes proposed to Hyundai that he drive a 2011 Sonata Hybrid across the country to help the automaker get the vehicle from the media launch location in California to Ann Arbor, ...

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    Hypermiling Hyundai Sonata Hybrid crosses America in under two tanks [w/video] *UPDATE
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid Cross Country Blue Drive – Click above for image gallery
    You've got to hand it to Wayne Gerdes. He knows how to go the distance in production passenger cars on very little gasoline. In April of 2009, he worked with a team to go 1,445 miles in a Ford Fusion Hybrid ...

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    Hyundai will debut Sonata Hybrid ads at Sun Bowl
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Hyundai Sonata is already popular with automotive diehards, making the 2011 Car of the Year short list and taking the top spot in the informal Autoblog poll. Now, the question arises as to how Hyundai will introduce the ...

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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid priced from $25,795*
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hyundai has garnered quite a bit of praise with its all-new 2011 Sonata sedan, with its most recent accolade being named to the finalists of the North American Car of the Year. In addition to the naturally aspirated and ...

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    Hyundai Sonata Hybrid delay dashes hope for $1,300 tax credit
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In mid-October, Hyundai announced that its 2011 Sonata Hybrid would be eligible for a $1,300 tax credit. The electrified mid-size sedan was to officially hit the market before the end of the year and the first 60,000 buyers ...

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    Second Drive: 2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid
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    Hyundai Aims To Lead The Mid-size Hybrid Pack

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    At some point, the minds at Hyundai got serious about the company's mid-sized sedan game. Seemingly in a heartbeat, the Korean manufacturer went from being completely under ...

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    Hyundai Sonata Hybrid will qualify for $1,300 tax credit
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hyundai has announced that its 2011 Sonata Hybrid will be eligible for a full $1,300 tax credit. The electrified mid-size sedan officially goes on sale later this year, and the company says that the first 60,000 buyers will ...

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    Hyundai on track to release 40-mpg Sonata Hybrid later this year
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    2011 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid – Click above for high-res image gallery
    In preparation for the car's appearance in U.S. dealers in late November or early December, 2010, Hyundai showed off the production-ready 2011 Sonata hybrid to journalists (including Autoblog) this week. The hybrid, which ...

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    Hyundai CEO John Krafcik commits to 50 mpg fleet average by 2025
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    During a speech at the Management Briefing Seminars in Traverse City, MI on Wednesday, Hyundai America CEO John Krafcik became the first executive to commit to a 50-mile-per-gallon fleet average and plans to achieve that goal by 2025. That goes well beyond the 35.5 mpg already mandated under ...

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