Learners get glimpse of career choices in motor industryFourty grade eleven and grade twelve learners were recently given a glimpse of the motor industry and prospective careers in this business at Hyundai Automotive South Africa.
Hyundai Motor has officially opened its brand new European Test Centre at the Nürburgring in Germany, the company's latest investment in its regional infrastructure. An opening ceremony marked the completion of the R88 million purpose-built vehicle testing facility, boosting the brand's R&D operations in Europe.
Hyundai received the 2013 “Concept Car of the Year” award for the HCD-14 Genesis Concept in July. The vehicle was also awarded the “Most Significant Concept Vehicle of the Year” title for scoring the highest among the category winning concepts.
Playtime got serious recently when pupils from Holmer Green First and Junior Schools in Buckinghamshire in the United Kingdom taught car manufacturer Hyundai a lesson in quality testing.School children became the brand’s ‘Next Generation Testers’ and put its i30 Tourer through an extreme durability test to assess its suitability as a family car.
Hyundai Automotive South Africa (HASA) and its dealer network is ready to perform a recall to remedy a potential problem with brake light switches in certain models in the Santa Fe (CM) range built between April 2007 and July 2011, and in the Tucson (JM) range built between May 2007 and February 2009.