Hyundai Motor India, today announced the i20 to have crossed the 1 million sales mark globally. Launched in 2008, the i20 premium hatchback is presently in its second-generation and the model present model range comprises of Elite i20 and i20 Active. In the Indian market too, the i20 has been a successful car since 2008, especially in the Elite i20 avatar, which was positioned as a premium hatchback. Domestic sales for the Elite i20 stand at 2,05, 441 till date and exports are pegged at 16,603 units. The newer i20 Active has found 30,877 units while exports are rated at 7,154 units. It's clear from these numbers that the i20 brand has found great acceptance in the Indian market and a firm footing in export markets.
Speaking of the achievement, Y.K. Koo - MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), said, “Reaching this historic mark is a testament to Hyundai i20’s staying power and the global appeal of a vehicle that delivers sporty design, functionality and class-leading performance. We are extremely delighted that i20 models have achieved this milestone of 1 million global sales and met the aspirations of Indian and Global customers. Hyundai is Modern Premium brand that offers quality, innovation and value for money with awards winning cutting-edge technology, styling and performance.