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Hyundai Motor Crowned BBC TopGear Magazine Manufacturer of a Year

11/27/2018, High Wycombe

  • Hyundai is concurred as BBC TopGear Magazine’s Manufacturer of a Year in a latest Awards emanate (on sale now)
  • South Korean organisation commended for a ‘diverse’ and ‘ambitious range’ that creates some-more determined brands ‘jealous’
  • i30N, IONIQ and KONA Electric hailed for their credit in a marketplace

High Wycombe, Nov. 27, 2018 – Hyundai Motor has been recognized as BBC TopGear Magazine’s Manufacturer of a Year in a latest Awards emanate that is on sale today.

BBC TopGear Magazine highlights Hyundai’s fast growth over a years and commends a different and desirous product operation privately a ‘mega-hyped’ i30N, a ‘teardrop eco hatch’ IONIQ and a ‘quirky-looking though cold pushing family’ KONA Electric.

BBC TopGear said: “After decades of us revelation we Hyundais have reduction celebrity than call centre reason music, a South Koreans have pulled it off.  Hyundai now boasts an arsenal of cars to make determined conglomerates jealous. An loser that wins best in show?  Humble Hyundai has come a prolonged way.”

From City cars to normal and ‘hot’ hatches by to vast and tiny SUVs offering with a choice of powertrains from explosion hybrid engines to 0 emissions electric and hydrogen power, Hyundai now offers business one of a broadest product ranges in a industry. 

Tony Whitehorn, President and CEO, Hyundai Motor UK said, “To accept this approval from BBC TopGear repository is a covenant to only how distant we have come even in a final decade.  In 2008, we sole only 28,000 vehicles in a UK and we were bought quite on price.  Fast brazen to 2018, we are one of a tip 10 automobile manufacturers in a UK and we will sell over 90,000 cars before a finish of a year.  The series one reason for squeeze now is design.  Our code continues to develop and we are really unapproachable that we are means to offer a business even larger choice than ever before.”

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About Hyundai Motor
Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company is committed to apropos a lifetime partner in automobiles and beyond. The association leads a Hyundai Motor Group, an innovative business structure able of present resources from fiery iron to finished cars. Hyundai Motor has 8 production bases and 7 pattern technical centres worldwide and in 2017 sole 4.5 million vehicles globally. With some-more than 110,000 employees worldwide, Hyundai Motor continues to raise a product choice with localized models and strives to strengthen a care in purify technology, starting with a world’s initial mass-produced hydrogen-powered vehicle, ix35 Fuel Cell and IONIQ, a world’s initial indication with 3 electrified powertrains in a singular physique type.

About Hyundai Motor UK
Hyundai has sole vehicles in a UK given 1982. In 2005, Hyundai non-stop a possess UK subsidiary, Hyundai Motor UK Ltd, formed in High Wycombe. Since 2008, a association has risen from 21st to one of a tip 10 automobile manufacturers in a UK and final year sole a record 93,502 vehicles. Hyundai Motor UK employs some-more than 3,000 people by a UK operations and play network. Hyundai offers a full operation of vehicles such as a award-winning i10 city car, a 0 glimmer IONIQ Electric, and a able Santa Fe SUV. All newcomer cars come with Hyundai’s industry-leading 5 Year Unlimited Mileage Warranty package. Further information about Hyundai and a products is accessible at

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