HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA SETS ALL-TIME MAY SALES RECORD WITH FASTEST DAILY-SELLING RATE EVER, SECOND BEST SALES MONTH EVER

Posted on 05. Jun, 2013 by in Hyundai Canada

  • Hot-selling Sonata tops 20,000 sales, Elantra tops 25,000 for an all-time record sales sum for a Alabama-built duo
  • Sales quickness high as inventories sojourn tight
  • Assurance Connected Care fasten with customers

COSTA MESA, Calif., Jun 3, 2013 – Hyundai Motor America currently announced sales of 68,358 units, adult dual percent contra a same duration in 2012 and adult about 8 percent over a really clever April. It was a company’s second-best sales month of all-time, second usually to Mar 2012, and a fastest daily-selling rate ever.

“May was a high-velocity sales month for us, with a post-Memorial Day frenzy withdrawal us good positioned for a summer offered season. An across-the-board strengthening of pivotal mercantile indicators and a clever Assurance Connected Care summary gathering impending business to a showrooms in droves to check out a strongest lineup of cars and CUVs in a history,” pronounced Dave Zuchowski, executive clamp boss of inhabitant sales. “Our core products – Elantra, Sonata and Santa Fe – all achieved unusually well. We’re offered any of these 3 U.S-built products as quick as we can build them.”

Elantra sales during 25,090 units were adult 33 percent over final May and adult 30 percent year-to-date, representing a change in U.S. prolongation brew to accommodate surging Elantra demand. Sonata sales sojourn strong, with direct compelled usually by prolongation brew in Alabama. Both Elantra and Sonata are offered during sales velocities significantly aloft than their competitors, with inducement levels and swift mixes significantly reduce than competitors. The all-new Santa Fe continues a capacity-constrained vehement offered rate, surpassing a 7,000 section mark, adult 21 percent on a year-to-date basement and in brief supply opposite a country. Demand for a Equus, a industry’s tip patron compensation indication (according to J.D. Power’s 2013 Customer Satisfaction Index) and Genesis models stays unusually strong, with register levels low as changeover to 2014 models is underway. This had a poignant impact on Genesis and Equus sales in May.

“Our plants continue to work during limit ability to accommodate record direct levels opposite a lineup,” pronounced John Krafcik, boss and CEO of Hyundai Motor America. “Elantra and Sonata sojourn intensely prohibited sellers for us, with that twin surpassing 45,000 total sales for a initial time ever. Our new nominal Assurance Connected Care telematics module is clearly resonating with customers, with record website trade and signup activity for all of a telematics services. And a reward business have a lot to demeanour brazen to as a updated 2014 Equus will be nearing in dealerships after this month, fasten a high-performance Genesis for a clever one-two punch during a tip of a lineup.”

In mid-May, Hyundai announced Assurance Connected Care, an innovative apartment of consumer-focused programs featuring unrivalled connected-car solutions and enabling remote automobile control features. Three years of Assurance Connected Care are now customary on all Blue Link-equipped vehicles.

Fleet brew purebred about 18 percent for a month, among a lowest in a industry. Certified Pre-Owned car sales were 6,696 a May record, adult 17 percent over May 2012. Hyundai continues to have one of a lowest swift mixes and lowest inducement spending levels in a industry. These dual factors, along with clever CPO sales, have driven Hyundai residual values to be among a really best in a attention according to ALG.

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