Hyundai Motor reported on Thursday a record domestic sale of 4 million vehicles in India since it inception in the Indian market.
The Hyundai journey began in India 19 years ago with the launch of Hyundai Santro followed by lucrative launches of Grand i10, Elite i20, i20 Active and Creta.
Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) forms an important part of HMC’s global export hub and has been India's number one exporter for the last 10 years consecutively. To support its growth and expansion plans, HMIL currently has 433 dealers and more than 1,100 service points across India. To provide customers with cutting-edge global technology, Hyundai has a modern multi-million dollar R&D facility in Hyderabad. The R&D center endeavors to be a center of excellence in automobile engineering.
HMIL Managing Director, Y K Koo said, "Hyundai has since inception focussed on make in India products, made for the world."
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company (HMC). It is the largest passenger car exporter and the second largest car manufacturer in India. It currently has ten car models across segments – Eon, i10, Grand i10, Elite i20, Active i20, Xcent, Verna, CRETA, Elantra and Santa Fe. HMIL’s fully integrated state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai boasts advanced production, quality and testing capabilities.
It currently exports to around 85 countries across Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific.