– Beats all-time sales record for a initial half of a year
– Best Jun ever
– Equus has best month ever
COSTA MESA, Calif., Jul 3, 2012 – Hyundai Motor America, a many fuel-efficient automaker in a U.S., currently announced an all-time Jun sales record of 63,813 units, adult 8 percent over final year’s all-time Jun record. Retail-only sales were adult 9 percent. For a initial half of a year, sales are adult 10 percent to a record 356,669 units, with sell sales adult 13 percent.
“Despite a slight softening in May and Jun from a surprisingly clever attention sell sales gait for a initial 4 months of a year, a Hyundai code continues to build sell sales movement and consistently grasp all-time monthly volume records,” pronounced Dave Zuchowski, executive clamp boss of sales. “We design continued sales expansion during a clever summer offered season, with assistance from 3 new and intensely sparkling new additions to a choice of industry-leading fuel-efficient vehicles: a all-new Veloster Turbo, a Elantra GT and Elantra Coupe.”
The all-new Azera, recently named an IIHS’ Top Safety Pick, continued a clever sales gait ensuing in a 350 percent benefit over final June. Accent and Sonata saw sales gains of 57 percent and 12 percent respectively, over a same duration a year ago. Elantra sales declined 12 percent quite as a duty of really low register levels, with only 8,160 Elantra sedans in play batch nationally during month-end. Hyundai’s family of reward products, Genesis and Equus, continue to broach superb sales formula finishing a month adult 11 percent. Contrary to attention trends this month, Hyundai swift sales and brew were once again down from final year, to an 11 percent brew for a month and a 9 percent brew year-to-date, among a lowest in a industry.
SALES-WEIGHTED FUEL ECONOMY
In gripping with a industry-leading fuel potency status, Hyundai achieved a corporate normal fuel economy turn of 37.0 MPG (28.5 MPG tag value) in June, while offered 24,140 vehicles (38 percent of sum sales) with 40 MPG window tag highway fuel economy ratings.
“June was another month for us to salute a dedicated Hyundai production teams for their efforts to keep adult with consumer demand, and a industrious dealers for their efforts relating consumers with light on-ground and inbound inventory,” pronounced John Krafcik boss and CEO of Hyundai Motor America. “With sell inventories of only 28 days, we’re doing a best to accommodate direct and conclude a calm of Hyundai shoppers looking to put a new Hyundai in their driveway.”