Hyundai Motor Commences the ‘Trophy Tour' for ICC Champions

New Delhi, Delhi, India, Tuesday, May 21, 2013 -- (Business Wire India) 
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), a subsidiary of HMC, the fastest-growing
automaker by brand and the official partner for International Cricket Council
(ICC) today hosted an exclusive preview of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013 in
Delhi at Ambience Mall, Vasant Kunj. The Trophy Tour will commence from New
Delhi and will be followed by Mumbai and Chennai. 
With this initiative, Hyundai embarks the Trophy Tour in New Delhi from May 20-22, Mumbai on May 23- 24 and Chennai on May 25. As a part of the trophy tour
Hyundai will begin various engagement activities for the cricket fans in India.  
To celebrate the spirit and the passion of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013, the
fans can come to the malls and SMS - BBH to 5262 and 5 lucky couples from Delhi,
Mumbai and Chennai will win an exclusive Champions Dinner with the Champions
Trophy. With this activity Hyundai plans to bring the game closer to the cricket
fans. 
Speaking on the Trophy Tour Mr. Nalin Kapoor, Sr. General Manager & Group Head,
HMIL said, “As the official partner of ICC Champions Trophy 2013, it gives us
immense pleasure to organize the ‘Trophy Tour' to give our cricket fans
firsthand experience. We are confident that Trophy Tour will build excitement
for the upcoming tournament and further strengthen Hyundai's association with
ICC in a nation where cricket is passion. We are very keen to engage with our
customers through exciting activities planned for the coming months.” 
ICC's General Manager – Commercial, Mr. Campbell Jamieson, said, “The
initiative taken by Hyundai will provide the followers of the game and
supporters of cricket in the three cities with an opportunity to get closer to
and feel the thrill of the ICC Champions Trophy 2013. The ICC Champions Trophy
is a tournament of the elite in which the world's best cricketers go head to
head in a nation versus nation contest. I'm sure the trophy tour in India will
ignite the buzz and add to the excitement as 15 matches will be played over 18
days with no team in a position to lose more than one match.” 
Additionally Hyundai Fans can visit the select malls for a preview of the trophy
and will also get an opportunity to click pictures with the trophy. The fans can
also follow the current location of the trophy on Hyundai's Facebook page
(facebook/HyundaiIndia) and Twitter handle (@HyundaiIndia). Facebook fans will
get an invite to the events of trophy tour activities.  
During this season, Hyundai Motor India in association with ESPN Cricinfo has
brought a lifetime opportunity to all true cricket fans with, Hyundai
Cricjockey. As a part of their Blue by Heart campaign (www.bluebyheart.com),
Hyundai Motor India would organise this contest which would be available online
and mobile platforms. Cricket fans need to watch a cricket video and submit
their commentary. Winning Hyundai Cricjockeys will get an opportunity to see the
actual ESPN Cricinfo Studios in Bengaluru city, where they would learn the
entire cricket reporting procedures and also get to do Live Google+ Hangouts
with the Editorial Team of ESPN Cricinfo during the champion trophy matches. The
grand winner will get an opportunity to write an entire cricketing blog on the
main ESPN cricinfo website. Apart from these Cricjokeys would also get prizes
like smart phones, tablet and music players. 
About HMIL 
Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor
Company (HMC). HMIL is the largest passenger car exporter and the second largest
car manufacturer in India. It currently markets nine car models across segments
- in the A2 segment it has the Eon, Santro, i10 and the i20, in the A3 segment
the Accent and the Verna, in the A4 segment the Elantra, in the A5 segment
Sonata and in the SUV segment the Santa Fe. 
HMIL's fully integrated state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai boasts
advanced production, quality and testing capabilities. HMIL forms a critical
part of HMC's global export hub. It currently exports to around 120 countries
across EU, Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific.
HMIL has been India's number one exporter for the past eight years
consecutively. To support its growth and expansion plans, HMIL currently has 365
dealers and more than 900 service points across India. In its commitment to
provide customers with cutting-edge global technology, HMIL set up a modern
multi-million dollar R&D facility in Hyderabad. The R&D center endeavors to be a
center of excellence in automobile engineering.  
Corporate website: www.hyundai.co.in 
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Hyundai Motor commences the ‘Trophy Tour' for ICC Champions Trophy 2013 
Media contact details 
Ravi Sharma,
Hyundai Motor India Limited,
+91 9873136644,
ravisharma@hmil.net 
V Anand,
Hyundai Motor India Ltd,
+91 9810758141,
anandv@hmil.net 
Monish Mazumdar,
IPAN H+K Strategies,
+91 9810542491,
mmazumdar@ipanhillandknowlton.com 
Sukriti Kalra,
IPAN H+K Strategies,
+91 9910393262,
sukriti.kalra@hkstrategies.com 
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