Many of Hyundai's vehicles continue to impress, with styling, fit and finish, and performance on par with Honda and Toyota. The line of solid performers is freshened with redesigned Elantra GT, Santa Fe, and Veloster; all-new Kona and Kona EV; and updated Accent and Tucson. The Ioniq challenges the Toyota Prius with three different drivetrains: hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and all-electric. Reliability varies widely across the brand, with most models being average or better. The upscale sedans are now offered through the standalone Genesis luxury brand.
But others still lag in the effort to make AEB standard in 2022.
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Issues range from airbags that may unexpectedly deploy to fire risk.
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