COSTA MESA, March. 1, 2013 – Hyundai Motor America announced an all-time Feb sales record of 52,311 units; adult dual percent over final year’s all-time record Feb and adult a identical volume for a year.
“February was another record month for Hyundai – we had a superb President’s Day weekend eventuality to flog off a open offered season, most softened register levels, and good entrance to credit accessible to a broader rope of buyers,” pronounced Dave Zuchowski, executive clamp boss of sales. “Our opening was led by a all-new Santa Fe Sport and a endowment winning Elantra, both of that saw double-digit sales gains over 2012.”
The all-new Santa Fe saw a outrageous 64 percent boost over a same duration final year and is adult 42 percent year-to-date. The Elantra, that was famous as a “top automobile pick” as best bill automobile by a rarely regarded consumer repository progressing this week, posted year-over-year gains for Feb of 17 percent and is adult 15 percent for a year. Sales to let accounts and supervision agencies accounted for 15 percent of a Feb volume.
Hyundai Certified Pre-Owned (CPO) vehicles also available a best-ever volume month with 5,627 sales, adult 9 percent contra 2012. Full year CPO volume of 11,020 units is adult 12 percent contra 2012.
“Our biggest-ever Super Bowl and Academy Awards participation gathering good seductiveness in a Hyundai brand, generally a all-new Santa Fe. The all-new seven-passenger chronicle of a Santa Fe will start attack showrooms shortly after a media introduction this month, adding to a strength of a crossover line-up,” pronounced John Krafcik, boss and CEO, Hyundai Motor America. Santa Fe was recently famous by U.S. News and World Report as a “Best 3-Row Midsize SUV for a Money.”