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January
14
January
14
After a long wait and growing anticipation, the all-new Hyundai Kona is now available at Castlegar Hyundai. The first two models of the Kona recently arrived at the dealership and these subcompact SUVs with all-wheel drive are already generating plenty of interest. Four customers have placed or...
September
05
September
05
It is our favorite time of the year, and it could be yours, too. It is time to clear our remaining 2017 models, from the redesigned Hyundai Elantra and affordable Accent to the much-loved Tucson and best-selling Santa Fe. We're making room for 2018 models, triggering special offers and ad...
May
03
May
03
Maybe you've been hemming and hawing about choosing a new vehicle. Perhaps you are burned out from hours of online research. You may have test driven some vehicles but haven't made a decision. Well, Hyundai has introduced the perfect antidote for procrastination and an easy fix if you'r...
April
21
April
21
I had to read the feature sheet twice. Hyundai created a new model in the 2017 Hyundai Elantra sedan, the SE. Squinting at the fine print, it looked like this car included technology usually reserved for luxury vehicles: autonomous emergency braking with pedestrian detection, lane departure warning ...
March
03
March
03
At Castlegar Hyundai, sometimes we encounter skeptical customers who ask us point-blank: is Hyundai really any good? We don't take offense to this question. None, really. We understand that it can take years, sometimes decades, to change the perception of a brand. We welcome the opportunity to d...
March
01
March
01
Hyundai Canada has launched a factory-authorized clearance of new Hyundai vehicles. In turn, Castlegar Hyundai is participating with a series of special offers in March to reduce our in-stock inventory.  > O% finance and lease rates on select models. > Extra incentives up to $5,000 on s...
February
15
February
15
Castlegar Hyundai is finishing off February with a special 10-day sale. Between now and February 2017, we offering up to 10 weekly payments or the equivalent discount on select models including the 2017 Hyundai Tucson, 2017 Hyundai Elantra and 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe. This is a bonus offer, which mean...
February
04
February
04
Hyundai Canada is releasing the most affordable all-wheel drive compact SUV in the segment. In an effort to draw a larger share of growing demand for smaller SUV's, Hyundai has created an all-wheel drive version of the base Tucson. It is clear that more consumers than ever are demanding all-whee...
January
24
January
24
When shopping for a used vehicle, you've probably noticed the many certified used-vehicle programs promoted by car dealerships and automakers. Typically, these certified used vehicles have been inspected and meet a higher standard when it comes to condition, mileage and other traits. But should ...
December
23
December
23
Merry Christmas! Our holiday hours of operation are: December 24, service/parts closed, sales open 8:30 to a.m. to early/mid-afternoon. Call sales at 250-365-5200. December 25, dealership closed. December 26, dealership closed. December 27, all dealership departments open. January 2, dealership cl...
December
14
December
14
The 2017 Hyundai Elantra, now at Castlegar Hyundai, was totally redesigned for this model year. The result was so impressive, that Canadian automobile journalists picked the Elantra as the top car in Canada. However, there were so many changes and improvements to this car, some of them are ofte...
December
01
December
01
Every car maker will tout their respective vehicles as the best in the industry. What matters more to car shoppers is the opinion of independent critics and websites. This week, two of those independent sites chose the Hyundai Tucson as the top vehicle in its class. Today, autoTRADER.ca named the T...
November
23
November
23
Everywhere you look, Canadian companies are promoting "Black Friday", a massive sales event created by U.S. retailers to mark the first day of Christmas-shopping season. Hyundai Canada has joined in with an aggressive Black Friday campaign, upping the already considerable incentives and of...
September
28
September
28
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September
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September
22
With eight days left in September, Hyundai has announced program enhancements on two vehicles, the 2016 Hyundai Sonata Limited and the 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.0T Limited. Now at Castlegar Hyundai, there is a $5,000 total cash price adjustment on the 2016 Sonata and $4,000 on the Santa Fe, our most p...
September
16
September
16
Hyundai has added two new models to the Tucson lineup for 2017, the 2.0L SE and the 1.6T SE. The car carrier dropped off two of them yesterday here at Castlegar Hyundai. These additions reflect Hyundai's focus on adding features of high value to our customers without adding much to the price. F...
September
14
September
14
At Castlegar Hyundai, 25% of our customers in August leased their new vehicles, signaling a major shift to this method of ownership. In the past, almost all of our customers would finance or pay cash. Today, interest in leasing in growing based on two important factors. One, there is much more info...
September
12
September
12
A recent report by JD Power proves that perception is not always reality. Hyundai ranked in the top three for initial vehicle quality, behind only Kia and Porsche. Below Hyundai were most of premium luxury brands including Mercedes and BMW and manufacturers such as Toyota and Honda. At times, it has...
September
11
September
11
There are certain times when car shoppers can enjoy extra savings. When a manufacturer is about to ship the next model year of a vehicle, say from 2016 to 2017, there can be additional rebates and programs on the outgoing model. The extent of additional savings depends on how much inventory remains ...
January
28
January
28
For most people, the only point of following an international trade agreement would be to cure a stubborn case of insomnia. But a recent deal between Canada and South Korea is big news because it has triggered large price cuts on Hyundai vehicles. From the Hyundai Elantra to the Hyundai Santa Fe XL,...
November
05
November
05
In October, we saw significant interest in the 2015 Hyundai Sonata. This totally redesigned car features some incredible technology and many thoughtful touches inside and out. But one of the most popular features of the new Sonata is the passenger seat. Specifically, you can now adjust the height of...
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