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Restored Retro-Futuristic Sedans

Hyundai Unveils an Electric Restomod of Its 1986 Hyundai Grandeur

— November 9, 2021 — Autos
Hyundai has introduced the 'Grandeur Heritage Series,' unveiling an electric restomod (restored and modified) version of its first-ever luxury sedan, the 1986 Hyundai Grandeur. The new vehicle is equipped with an electric powertrain and presents a striking retro-futuristic design scheme.

The new restomod maintains the structure of and shape of the original Hyndudai Grandeur, while adding distinct new stylings. These include pixellated LED headlights and taillights, flat wheel covers with chrome trim, and a clean chrome grille. Meanwhile, the vehicle's software has been completely redone, featuring a widescreen display and integrated soundbar, a multimedia control panel, and updated driving functions.

As for the interior, the reimagined 1986 Hyundai Grandeur dons a burgundy Alcantara and Nappa leather finish that is accented by glossy black details and silver metal.

Image Credit: Hyundai
Trend Themes
1. Restored Retro-futuristic Vehicles - The trend of restoring old vehicles with modern technology and stylings, creating a unique and memorable driving experience for consumers.
2. Electrification of Classic Vehicles - The trend of converting classic gas-powered vehicles to electric powertrains, reducing emissions and providing a more sustainable form of transportation.
3. Multimedia-integrated Vehicle Interiors - The trend of integrating modern multimedia technology into vehicle interiors, allowing for a more seamless and connected driving experience for consumers.
Industry Implications
1. Automotive Restoration Industry - Opportunity for automotive restoration businesses to specialize in retro-futuristic restomod projects, targeting consumers who want a unique driving experience.
2. Electric Vehicle Conversion Industry - Opportunity for businesses to provide electric conversion services for classic vehicles, allowing consumers to enjoy the benefits of an electric powertrain while still driving a classic car.
3. Automotive Technology Industry - Opportunity for companies to develop and provide multimedia-integrated technology solutions for vehicles, improving the driving experience for consumers and setting themselves apart in the market.
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