FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 10, 2014 – Hyundai Motor’s zero-emission fuel dungeon engine, that debuted on a 2015 Tucson, has been famous as a initial engine of a kind in a annual Ward’s 10 Best Engines by WardsAuto World. The WardsAuto World editors tested and named a many worldly engines accessible on a marketplace today.
Hyundai Motor’s Tucson Fuel Cell, a world’s initial mass-produced fuel dungeon electric vehicle, has been accessible in Southern California given Jun 10th, 2014, when a initial sell patron smoothness took place. Outside a U.S., a fuel dungeon module is now handling in about a dozen European countries, where a car is famous as a ix35.
“Hyundai engineers did a overwhelming pursuit of slipping a many modernized automotive record possible into a ample family car and creation it all really consumer friendly,” pronounced Drew Winter, editor-in-chief of WardsAuto World magazine. “The powertrain is unusually still and has a operation of 265 miles. Plus, it can be refueled in mins instead of hours like a battery-electric vehicle. The Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell is a good engineering feat and a hulk jump for zero-emissions vehicles.”
Hyundai’s fuel dungeon effectively replaces a battery container used in an electric car by generating electricity from hydrogen by an electrochemical routine that does not engage hydrogen combustion, with no relocating tools within a fuel dungeon stack. The Tucson Fuel Cell maintains a day-to-day coherence of a gasoline-powered Tucson so that a motorist is means to immediately suffer a subsequent era of electric vehicles but operation or recharge-time compromises to their lifestyle.
“Being enclosed in a prestigious Ward’s 10 Best Engines list validates Hyundai Motor’s powertrain record care as a fuel dungeon was a initial engine of a kind to be honored,” pronounced Dr. Woong-Chul Yang, Vice Chairman of Hyundai Motor’s RD Headquarters in Korea. “Hyundai Motor will continue to implement a tellurian RD resources to rise innovative and game-changing powertrains and technologies, to offer business some-more choices when creation environment-conscious decisions.”
“It’s an respect to have a many modernized eco-friendly powertrain enclosed in a Ward’s 10 Best Engines List, a industry’s barometer in noticing superb powertrains,” pronounced Dave Zuchowski, boss and arch executive officer of Hyundai Motor America. “This endowment validates a faith that hydrogen-powered fuel cells are a next-generation of zero-emission car technology.”
Ward’s 10 Best Engines, announced each December, is a ultimate list that defines a industry’s superb powertrains. Since a list began in 1995, Hyundai Motor has been enclosed 4 times: a Tau V-8 was respected in 2009, 2010 and 2011 and a Gamma I-4 in 2012. The endowment rite takes place during a party during a North American International Auto Show on Jan 14, in Detroit.