This year's vehicle finalists also included the Honda Insight and Volvo S60/V60.
The Kona beat fellow finalists the Acura RDX and Jaguar I-Pace.
Matt Nagy doesn't rule out pursuing Kareem Hunt
The former Kansas City Chiefs running back is beginning to receive support from his former offensive coordinator Matt Nagy. He was arrested 62 days later on suspicion of domestic violence and child endangerment, and was immediately cut.
Kona was the first Hyundai compact utility vehicle model to win in the utility vehicle of the year category. Reid Bigland, CEO of the Ram brand, said the judges appreciated the reworked 1500 pickup, including its electric assist system for better gas mileage, a 12-inch infotainment touch screen and "the bold look of our exterior, the refinements on the interior, the ride, the handling".
It was good news, and bad news for the local automakers.
"Ram continues to lead the way in making a big truck double as a big family pleaser with as much attention paid to interior conveniences and ride comfort as to cargo hauling and towing", said John Davis, executive producer at MotorWeek.
Euro MPs back Brexit delay in letter to Britain
It will take place just hours before the UK Parliament votes on Theresa May's draft European Union withdrawal deal. Labour has tabled a no confidence motion in the government but the DUP has said it will support Mrs May.
While the awards are announced at Detroit auto show, the prizes are independent of the show itself. To be eligible, vehicles must be "all new" or "substantially changed".
According to the auto of the Year guidelines, the awards recognize the most outstanding vehicles of the year innovation, design, safety, handling, driver satisfaction and value for the dollar. The process began in June 2018 by determining vehicle eligibility and included three rounds of voting.
Hyundai will have a lot to brag about in those commercials thanks to the awards given to Genesis, its new luxury brand created in 2015 to compete against lines like Toyota's Lexus and Volkswagen's Audi. Hyundai Motor is the fourth automaker in the history of the awards, now in their 26th year, to nab two honors in a given year, after Honda in 2006, Ford in 2010 and Chevrolet in 2014.
The striker hobbled off the field after the final whistle at Wembley after a collision with Phil Jones and Victor Lindelof. Given that schedule, Kane may have been rested for the FA Cup fourth-round match against Crystal Palace .
Volkswagen yesterday said it would invest $800m to fit out its auto plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee to make electric vehicles. The two CEOs did not discuss in detail alliances in specific markets including Latin America, where Ford is losing money.
According to the BBC and other sources, this was the largest legislative defeat for a sitting government in British history. If the deal fails to pass, May will only have until January 21 to present parliament with a "Plan B" for Brexit.
According to Tourism Vancouver, China is the city's second biggest visitor market, accounting for 300,000 overnight trips in 2017. Brady said Canada was contacting its allies for support, just as New Zealand would and had done in the past.
The auto the child had been travelling in fails to stop, and continues off down the street as Mock comes to the child's aid. Dashcam video of the incident was recorded Monday morning by Chad Mock, who was driving behind the vehicle.
Calum Telford, M&S head of region for East Anglia, said: "Proposing to close M&S Felixstowe is a very hard decision. The latest plans will affect 1,045 staff, who will now be involved in a consultation process.
In the past, several athletes have passed on their invitations to visit President Donald Trump at the White House . The White House didn't release the cost of the meal, but some news outlets tried to estimate the expense.
Huawei founder dismisses security concerns, praises Trump
Ren said there is no law in China that requires any company to install a mandatory back door to telecommunications equipment. Ren said that he misses his daughter very much but is optimistic that justice will prevail in the end.
Gunfire, blast at upscale complex in Kenya's capital
Mr Kenyatta said 14 civilians were confirmed killed and over 700 others had been evacuated to safety by security forces. In an addition to the American victim, eleven Kenyans and a Briton were among the casualties, local officials said.
Iran rocket launch fails to put satellite into orbit
Resolution 2231 called on Iran to refrain from any activity related to ballistic missiles capable of delivering nuclear weapons. Iran, seemingly undeterred by the Secretary of State's statement, has said it will launch another satellite soon.
Pound swings wildly after May's Brexit deal defeated
She warned the result would only provide more uncertainty, and "tells us nothing" about what a majority of MPs actually support. Anti-Brexit activists demonstrate with other protesters outside of the Houses of Parliament in central London.
Gloria Allred Says R. Kelly Accuser Is Meeting With The NYPD
Rodgers, your client, to abandon this heartless effort to try to destroy my musical legacy for selfish, personal enrichment". Another attorney for Rodgers, Lydia Agu, said she received a letter a year ago from Kelly, 51, saying, "Please advise Ms.