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Learn Why You Should Buy the Hyundai Elantra GT

Our staff at South Bay Hyundai is here to show you why you should consider buying the popular compact hatchback that is the Hyundai Elantra GT. There are many reasons to get behind the wheel of this vehicle and to make it your own.

You have color options available to you when you purchase the Elantra GT. You can pick the color of your vehicle's exterior, choosing between neutral tones as well as a fun red option and a cool blue one. You can choose the vehicle color that best fits with your personal style.

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Headlights are Critical For a Safe Drive

Here at South Bay Hyundai, we are incredibly focused on safe driving practices in Torrance, CA and the outlying regions. Understanding your vehicle and how it works is integral to being a safe driver. That includes exterior fixtures like headlights or windshield wipers.

Headlights serve a simple purpose- during the life of your vehicle they illuminate the night and foggy driving conditions. What is less known is the fact that your headlights must be maintained and cleaned regularly to ensure that they continue to function as the important safety devices that they are.

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How to Safely Load Your SUV

When you're planning a road trip, you might need to bring a bunch of stuff with you. It is important to load the cargo properly in order to keep the SUV balanced. Load the heaviest items in the center of the vehicle. This will help reduce sway when you turn. Keep the load balanced from left to right. The weight of the cargo items should be equal on both sides of the SUV.

Consider using a luggage rack. If you do, make sure that the luggage is properly secured to the rack. It is best to have the rack…

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Tips for Getting More Life Out of Your Battery in Extreme Weather

Extreme summer heat drains the energy out of everything. Plants, people, and your car battery. Think of how lakes and pools evaporate liquid in the summer heat, and that's an indication of what happens to your battery. The chemical make-up of your battery accelerates to the point that battery fluid evaporates faster. Less battery fluid means a weaker battery. Here are a few tips to extending your battery life.

Keep your car as cool as possible. If you have a garage or parking area with cooler temperatures, try to park there. When starting your vehicle, try to keep the…

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What Does Brake Fluid do?

Your vehicle's braking system works with the help of brake fluid. Brake fluid is a vital fluid that should be changed routinely to ensure your brakes stay in optimal condition. It is important to have your brake fluid changed because if your vehicle doesn't have enough brake fluid, it won't be able to come to a stop when you apply the brakes. To learn more about brake fluid, read further. 

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Prepping Your Car For Touch Up Paint

Fixing a ding or scratch is a relatively easy process as long as you are diligent and careful. Hastily applying the paint without prepping the surface of your car could result in uneven colors, bubbles, or other issues. Here is a closer look at a few of the steps that you need to take when getting your car ready for touch up paint.

The first thing that you should to do is thoroughly clean the area with warm water, mild soap, and a soft washcloth. Once the area is clean, you can gently sand it with very high grit sandpaper…

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Hyundai Kona Why Buy

The Hyundai Kona is a new addition to the Hyundai lineup this year. It has been manufactured as a crossover SUV with a sporty exterior and practical interior. Under the hood you get plenty of power for all of your adventures along with all of the latest and greatest technology. So far we here at South Bay Hyundai have had a great response when it comes to the Kona. We've had some new drivers try it out on the road and it's been great for the middle-aged driver who wants something compact and easy to drive. Whatever your…
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Hyundai Santa Fe Sport - Technology Second to None

The new 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport is a popular crossover SUV that offers the same great performance and safety features that have won Hyundai awards and acknowledgments. The five-passenger SUV makes the perfect family vehicle. Come to South Bay Hyundai and see what kind of a deal we can offer on the new 2019 Santa Fe Sport

Hyundai’s touchscreen allows you to stay connected to a touchscreen rather than your phone for hands-free driving using either Android Auto™ or Apple CarPlay™. It allows you to enjoy your devices while safely driving. When it comes to warranties, Hyundai’s…

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Picking Out a New Vehicle in 2018? Don’t Overlook the Hyundai Elantra GT

When making a long-term decision like buying a car, it’s important to take a number of different factors into consideration. The popular Hyundai Elantra GT hatchback is a great choice for many drivers thanks to the multitude of features that it delivers in a sleek, compact package.

At just under $17,000 for the Elantra GT standard model and just over $20,000 for the turbocharged GT Sport, the price is right for budget-conscious buyers. The easy-to-access cargo area is perfect for carrying everything from groceries to luggage to sporting equipment. 

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Hyundai Tucson - The Perfect Choice

With so many vehicles on the market today, it’s hard to make a smart choice – until you’ve seen the Hyundai Tucson. This vehicle is a popular crossover SUV and the perfect choice in a vehicle whether you’re buying a family vehicle or something simple for your young, inexperienced driver. Stop at South Bay Hyundai and see how the Tucson fits in with your lifestyle.

The Hyundai Tucson offers you a choice of a 1.6L turbo or a 2.0L 4-cylinder engine, both of which are powerful, efficient and provide excellent fuel economy. 

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