Hyundai Auto Canada announced its participation in the first ever Drive Festival, taking place September 10-12, 2021 at the Canadian Tire Motorsport Park in Bowmanville, Ontario. Auto enthusiasts in Canada, will have the opportunity to access and test drive Hyundai’s latest market releases on three different tracks.
Hyundai’s new Elantra N, Kona N will and the IONIQ 5 will make their first public appearance at the event. Visitors will be able to test-drive Hyundai’s performance models through the following vehicles: Veloster N with manual-transmission; Elantra N Line; Sonata N Line and Kona N Line on a performance-specific test track.
On a special test drive route, visitors will be able to experience the off-road capabilities of Hyundai’s utility vehicles including: the Tucson, Palisade, Santa Fe, and the latest addition to the Hyundai lineup – the Santa Cruz Sport Adventure Vehicle.
Hyundai’s electrified portfolio will all also be accessible for testing and will include the facelifted Kona Electric, Tucson HEV and Sonata HEV.
“After nearly two years of being absent from consumer auto shows, we are very much looking forward to connecting with the general public and getting live feedback on our 2022 Hyundai lineup,” said Christine Smith, director of marketing at Hyundai Canada. “Hyundai’s product portfolio has evolved rapidly since 2020, namely with the influx of electrified vehicles and the expansion of the N Line and N models. Drive Fest is a fantastic way for customers to directly experience the Hyundai brand across its entire spectrum, while seeing up-close, models which have yet to reach showrooms.”