Hyundai brings hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to France

STEP now has the largest fuel cell taxi fleet in the world South Korean automaker Hyundai has delivered five of its new hydrogen-powered vehicles, the ix35, to Paris, France, where electric taxi startup STEP will be using them to transport passengers. The fuel cell vehicles were delivered ahead of a United Nations summit that is being held in the city. The summit is focused on climate change, with world leaders coming together to negotiate terms of a emissions reduction deal, which has a significant focus on clean transportation and new…

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Study shows Canadians are interested in hydrogen fuel cell vehicles

Study highlights Canada as an attractive market for fuel cell vehicles from Hyundai and other companies South Korean automaker Hyundai began leasing its new fuel cell vehicle, the ix35, in certain Canadian markets earlier this year. In order to better gauge consumer interest in the vehicle, the automaker has commissioned a new study from Ipsos Reid. The study shows that consumers in Canada have shown a great deal of interest in hydrogen fuel cells and how they may be able to improve the transportation space. Fuel cells have already managed…

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Hyundai delivers 50 more of its hydrogen fuel cell vehicles to Europe

Automaker brings more of its ix35 fuel cell vehicles to European countries South Korean automaker Hyundai has delivered more of its hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, the ix35, to Europe, where the vehicles will be used to demonstrate the capabilities of fuel cells in the transportation space. Hyundai has delivered the largest shipment of these vehicles to date, bringing 50 to Europe in October. These vehicles are being delivered to several European countries, where some will be used by government agencies to determine the potential of fuel cell vehicles. Hyundai has…

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Hyundai’s hydrogen fuel cell vehicle makes another breakthrough

Drivers take the ix35 to a new milestone in Germany Hyundai’s fuel cell vehicle, the ix35, has reached yet another major milestone that shows its potential as one of the most efficient vehicles the world has seen. Two drivers, Arnt-Goran Hartvig and Marius Bornstein, have put the vehicle to the test, determining how long the ix35 can travel on public roads in Germany. The test was meant to showcase how the vehicle would operate in everyday conditions and the drivers covered a rout of 186 miles between two hydrogen fuel…

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Hyundai may bring hydrogen fuel cell vehicle to Northern California

Hyundai could expand the availability of its fuel cell vehicle South Korean automaker Hyundai has plans to expand the availability of its new fuel cell vehicle, the ix35, to Northern California. The automaker sees promising opportunities in the market, despite complaints coming from those with fuel cell vehicles concerning the lack of a hydrogen fuel infrastructure. Currently, there are only three dealerships that offer the new fuel cell vehicle, all of which are in Southern California. Hyundai is now looking for additional dealer coverage that could bring the ix35 to…

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Hyundai will not give up on hydrogen fuel cells

Hyundai misses its sales target for its fuel cell vehicle, but will not give up South Korean automaker Hyundai has had trouble selling its hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, the ix35, but the company has no plans to abandon fuel cells completely. Earlier this month, Hyundai announced that it has missed its sales goals for its fuel cell vehicle by a significant margin. The automaker had a goal of selling 1,000 units of its fuel cell vehicle in Europe and California, but has only managed to move approximately 250 of these…

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Hyundai falls short of its sales predictions for its hydrogen fuel vehicle

Hyundai ix35 struggles to find support among consumers Hyundai has hit some turbulence when it comes to its new fuel cell vehicle, the ix35. The vehicle was first revealed in 2013, with Hyundai planning for a limited release at the end of 2014. Equipped with a hydrogen fuel cell, the ix35 produces no harmful emissions and can travel an estimated 350 miles before needed to refuel. Hyundai has been promoting its vehicle somewhat aggressively, but these fuel cell vehicles have failed to find traction with consumers. 273 units of ix35…

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Lacking hydrogen fuel infrastructure is slowing clean transportation

Fuel cell vehicles lack appeal because of the low number of hydrogen fuel stations available The lack of a comprehensive hydrogen fuel infrastructure in the United States may be slowing the adoption of new fuel cell vehicles. South Korean automaker Hyundai believes that an appropriate fueling network has not yet been established in the country, which is limiting the appeal of its new ix35 fuel cell vehicles. The issue is such that Hyundai has even denied customers from leasing an ix35 because they are not in close proximity to a…

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Hyundai reveals pricing for its hydrogen fuel cell vehicle

Automaker has unveiled the prices for its new ix35 fuel cell vehicle in Europe Hyundai has unveiled prices for its ix35 fuel cell vehicle in the United Kingdom. The automaker is working to deploy its fuel cell vehicles in Europe as part of the HyFive consortium. HyFive is comprised of several automakers that want to release approximately 110 fuel cell vehicles in Europe in the coming years. The consortium is offering a subsidy for these vehicles, making them more affordable and attractive to consumers that are interested in clean transportation.…

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Hyundai joins HyTEC to support hydrogen fuel in transportation

Hyundai joins the Hydrogen Transport in European Cities consortium South Korean automaker Hyundai has announced that it has joined the Hydrogen Transport in European Cities (HyTEC) consortium. HyTEC is meant to expand the existing hydrogen fuel network in Europe, which is needed to support fuel cell vehicles in the public and personal transportation spaces. This project also works to demonstrate the capabilities of hydrogen fuel cells and how they can be used in the transportation field. Hyundai is one of several prominent companies that have joined the project in support…

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Hyundai brings hydrogen fuel vehicle to Australia

New ix35 arrives in Australia as Hyundai continues to promote its fuel cell vehicle Hyundai’s new fuel cell vehicle has arrived in Australia. The ix35 has been heavily promoted in many parts of the world, showcasing its ability to compete with conventional vehicles yet remain environmentally friendly. The European Union chose the ix35 as one of its official vehicles recently, and the car will be used to transport government officials. Hyundai’s fuel cell vehicle has already generate a great deal of hype in some parts of the world, and the…

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Hyundai hydrogen fuel vehicles arrive in the United Kingdom

Hyundai has successfully delivered its first fuel cell vehicles to the United Kingdom South Korean automaker Hyundai has successfully delivered the first of its hydrogen-powered vehicles to the United Kingdom. The company has been promoting fuel cell vehicles for some years now, highlighting the environmental friendliness of these vehicles as well as their efficiency when compared to their more conventional counterparts. In the UK, there has been a push to promote the adoption of electric vehicles among consumers. Hyundai, as well as other automakers, see a great deal of opportunity…

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Hydrogen fuel cell vehicle sets a new standard in fuel efficiency

Hyundai ix35 breaks fuel cell vehicle efficiency record South Korean automaker Hyundai has been building a great deal of hype behind its fuel cell vehicle, the ix35. The vehicle is the first of its kind to enter a mass production stage and it is speeding toward commercialization in just a few short months. Hyundai has been eager to show off the capabilities of its fuel cell vehicle and has managed to showcase how effective hydrogen fuel cells can be in transportation over the past few years. The ix35 recently set…

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Hyundai brings hydrogen fuel vehicle to California

California to receive shipments of ix35 fuel cell vehicles in the coming weeks Hyundai’s hydrogen-powered ix35 vehicles are beginning to make their way to the U.S. The automaker has announced that the first delivery of its highly anticipated fuel cell vehicles will take place over the next few weeks. These vehicles are being delivered to Southern California and will be available through leasing programs. Those interested in driving the ix35 will be able to do so for $499 a month, which includes free hydrogen fuel at all participating fuel stations…

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Hyundai works to promote hydrogen fuel vehicle in UK

Hyundai teams with London College of Fashion to promote brand awareness Hyundai’s United Kingdom division has announced that it will be collaborating with London College of Fashion in order to increase brand awareness for the ix35 fuel cell vehicle. Hyundai is one of the first automakers to begin mass production on its fuel cell vehicles and the ix35 has already managed to attract a great deal of support throughout Europe. Hyundai has been aggressively working to generate more hype behind its fuel cell vehicle in order to ensure that the…

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Hyundai hydrogen fuel vehicle chosen again for demonstration in Europe

Hyundai’s ix35 is again chosen to demonstrate the capabilities of fuel cells Hyundai’s ix35 hydrogen-powered vehicle has been chosen, yet again, to demonstrate the capabilities of fuel cell technology in transportation. This is the third time the vehicle has been chosen by the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking to showcase hydrogen-powered transportation in Europe. Hyundai is currently the only automaker that has begun to mass produce its fuel cell vehicles and has been promoting the idea of clean transportation quite aggressively over the past few years. EU officials will…

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