The Hyundai Motor Company was established in 1967, although its founding dates back to 1947 when it was known as the Hyundai Engineering and Construction Company. The automaker began selling cars in the American market in 1968 with the release of the Cortina, which was a joint project with the Ford Motor Company. Today, when you visit a dealership like the Bloomington Hyundai dealer, you’ll find a full lineup of cars and SUVs known for their reliability, performance and economical pricing. This article will examine the 2021 Hyundai models and summarize the changes for each one.
2021 Hyundai Accent The 2021 Accent gets a change in the available colors. Otherwise, it carries over unchanged from the previous year.
2021 Hyundai Elantra The Elantra gets a redesign for 2021, with a bold new look featuring a longer wheelbase, a lower roofline and a wider stance. Modern interior styling is one of the highlights of this 7th-generation Elantra. According to Bloomington Hyundai, a hybrid model and a performance N Line variant are also new for 2021.
2021 Hyundai Ioniq The 2021 Ioniq carries over from the previous year.
2021 Hyundai Kona The 2021 Kona gets a new Night model that starts with the turbocharged engine and adds gloss-black 18-inch aluminum wheels, LED exterior lighting, black cloth upholstery, gloss black interior and exterior trim, a black headliner and aluminum pedals.
2021 Hyundai Kona Electric The 2021 Kona carries over from the previous year.
2021 Hyundai Nexo The 2021 Nexo carries over from the 2020 model.
2021 Hyundai Palisade The 2021 Palisade adds a new top-spec Calligraphy trim level that adds many standard amenities.
2021 Hyundai Santa Fe The 2021 Santa Fe gets a refresh that includes more aggressive front-end styling and interior upgrades. There are three new engines: a standard 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine, a turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder unit, and a hybrid powertrain that utilizes a turbocharged 1.6-liter engine and an electric motor. There are several new standard features, including push-button shifting, an 8.0-inch infotainment display, and wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. New options include a number of driver-assistance features, a 10.3-inch infotainment display, a 12.3-inch digital gauge display. There’s also a new top-level Calligraphy trim.
2021 Hyundai Sonata The Sonata gets a few changes for 2021. The SEL trim now has a safe-exit warning system. The SEL Plus gets 19-inch wheels and Pirelli P Zero all-season tires, and the Limited now comes with a height-adjustable passenger seat. There’s also a new performance-oriented N Line trim that features exclusive styling touches.
2021 Hyundai Tucson The 2021 Tucson carries over from the 2020 model.
2021 Hyundai Veloster The Veloster carries over into 2021 with no changes.
2021 Hyundai Veloster N For 2021, the Veloster N gets an available eight-speed dual-clutch automatic transmission with steering-wheel-mounted paddle shifters. The Performance Package is newly standard. Other new standard features include N Light sport bucket seats, lane keeping assist, driver attention warning, forward collision avoidance assist and the AVN 5.0 multimedia navigation system.
2021 Hyundai Venue The 2021 Venue carries over from the 2020 model.