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Check Out the New Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid

Very few people are aware of the storied history of the Hyundai brand. While this manufacturer was little thought of in the past, they have grown into a tremendously popular and well loved auto manufacturer. This is for a number of reasons. Their focus on value caused many to doubt them, but over time, they gained a reputation based on their excellent quality, fashionable design, and phenomenal bang for the buck. There are lots of reasons to drive a Hyundai hybrid and you can find a full selection of Hyundai Ioniq models at South Bay Hyundai. 

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2019 Hyundai Santa Fe Technology Features

Crossover SUVs have seen an increase in demand among car buyers because of their incredible versatility. They have various aspects of many types of cars, which makes them a true compromise for consumers. That is why we here at South Bay Hyundai are so excited about the all new 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe.

This crossover includes heated front seats, which will be the perfect way to start your day on a chilly morning. Also, the Santa Fe includes a 12 volt outlet which will help keep all of your devices charged on even the longest car rides.  

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Smooth Handling in the New Hyundai Kona

Here at South Bay Hyundai, we believe that our friends and neighbors should always have a smooth and easy driving experience. That is exactly why we so often suggest that they take a closer look at the new Hyundai Kona. Aside from being practical and safe, this popular, small SUV offers some of the best handling in its class.

When driving through an urban environment, the Kona provides its driver with both agility and comfort. It accomplishes this feat by combining a long wheelbase with a wide track and short overhangs to create a plated stance that can handle just…

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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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