Posted on 19. Jan, 2014 by in Hyundai Canada

KAPALUA, Maui, Hawaii, Jan. 2, 2014 – The Hyundai Tournament of Champions, a PGA TOUR’s exclusive-field event, starts currently during The Plantation Course, Kapalua Resort in Maui, Hawaii featuring 30 champions from a 2013 calendar year. The margin includes some of a world’s tip players, like Masters champion Adam Scott and PGA Championship leader Jason Dufner. They will be assimilated by a list of a game’s chosen including Brandt Snedeker, Matt Kuchar, Jordan Spieth, Webb Simpson, Zach Johnson and fortifying champion Dustin Johnson, among others.

The Hyundai Tournament of Champions is a pivotal member in Hyundai’s tellurian sports selling plan that matches a world’s passion for sports with a company’s possess rival drive. This includes promotion during a NFL’s Super Bowl, a tellurian sponsorship of a FIFA World Cup™ and an expanded college football selling program.

“In a fourth year as pretension unite of a Hyundai Tournament of Champions, this eventuality continues to offer a good venue to bond golf fans with Hyundai and a reward vehicles, Equus and Genesis,” pronounced Steve Shannon, clamp president, Marketing, Hyundai Motor America. “This year, we demeanour brazen to even a bigger giveaway joining with countless Maui and Hawaii organizations benefiting from a contest proceeds. Hyundai’s nonprofit classification Hope on Wheels will again be hosting a 5K Run/Walk on Maui, that will be certain to pull even some-more participants in a second year.”

To build fad for a contest online this year, fans could opinion by a PGA TOUR’s Social Hub to establish a featured pairing for a initial round. Through a Hyundai You Pair a Pros module fans comparison Adam Scott to be interconnected with fortifying champion Dustin Johnson. This singular amicable media rendezvous was a initial on a PGA TOUR.

During a contest week, a PGA TOUR players will expostulate Hyundai’s flagship Equus sedan, Genesis sedan or Santa Fe around Maui. These Hyundai vehicles, as good as Santa Fe Sport, Azera, Sonata Hybrid and Genesis Coupe will be featured via a Plantation march and Kapalua resort, demonstrating Hyundai’s energetic car lineup. The leader of Hyundai Tournament of Champions will also accept an Equus reward oppulance sedan to expostulate nominal for an whole year.

Additionally, Hyundai will showcase a all-new 2015 Tucson Fuel Cell vehicle. The Tucson Fuel Cell car is a initial mass-produced, federally approved hydrogen fuel dungeon car that sell consumers can put in their driveway. Starting in a open of 2014, a singular array of a Tucson Fuel Cell vehicles will be accessible for franchise in Southern California for $499 per month for 36 months along with sum giveaway hydrogen refueling and At Your Service Valet Maintenance during no additional cost.

The Hyundai Tournament of Champions has a low joining to Hawaii and Maui communities and this year countless internal charities will advantage from donations by Hyundai and a contest organizers. Since a tournament’s pregnancy in 1999 a contest and horde organizations have generated some-more than $4.4 million to Hawaii Community Charities and that array will usually grow in 2014.

For a second year in a row, Hyundai’s non-profit classification Hope On Wheels will horde a 5K Run/Walk that will take place on Saturday, Jan 4 during 8:00 a.m. during Whalers Village in Lahaina. This will kick-off a Hope On Wheels 2014 5K Run/Walk array that will continue in opposite cities via a year. As partial of this 5K event, Hope On Wheels will also endowment a $75,000 Hyundai Scholar Grant to Kapi‘olani Medical Center for pediatric cancer programs that will be combined to a $286,000 donated given Hyundai became a pretension sponsor.

The contest starts with a Pro-Am on Thursday, Jan 2, stability with 4 rounds of veteran foe Friday, Jan 3 by Monday, Jan 6. The Golf Channel will promote all 4 days of a contest with NBC covering an hour live on Sunday from 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Eastern.

Follow a contest on Facebook during and on Twitter @HyundaiTOC to get updates and a behind-the-scenes demeanour during a tournament.


The PGA TOUR is a world’s premier membership classification for furloughed veteran golfers, co-sanctioning some-more than 130 tournaments on a PGA TOUR, Champions Tour, Tour, NEC Series-PGA TOUR Latinoamérica, PGA TOUR Canada and PGA TOUR China.

The PGA TOUR’s goal is to perform and enthuse a fans, broach estimable value to a partners, emanate outlets for volunteers to give back, beget poignant giveaway and mercantile impact in a communities in that it plays, and yield financial opportunities for TOUR players.

Worldwide, PGA TOUR tournaments are promote to scarcely 945 million households in 225 countries and territories in 32 languages. Virtually all tournaments are orderly as non-profit organizations in sequence to maximize giveaway giving. In 2012, tournaments opposite all Tours generated some-more than $130 million for internal giveaway organizations, bringing a TOUR’s all-time sum of giveaway contributions to $1.86 billion.

The PGA TOUR’s web site is PGATOUR.COM, a No. 1 site in golf, and a classification is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

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