Hyundai Motor America Reports Best April Ever

                Hyundai Motor America Reports Best April Ever

- Hyundai CUV segment up 21.4 percent

PR Newswire

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 1, 2014

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America
announced April sales of 66,107, up 4.4 percent versus the same period in
2013, setting an all-time record April.

Hyundai Motor America.

"With consumer confidence continuing on an upward swing and the economy
improving across the nation, customers appear to have put cars back on their
shopping lists," said Bob Pradzinski, vice president of national sales,
Hyundai Motor America. "With our award-winning lineup of vehicles, including
our recently introduced all-new 2015 Genesis sedan that nabbed top honors --
Car of Texas -- at the Texas Auto Writers Association's Annual Texas Auto
Roundup earlier this week, we look forward to the spring selling season."

Three Hyundai vehicles saw sales gains of 30 percent or more:Accent was up of
36 percent, followed closely by both Santa Fe and Sonata, up 30
percent.Sonata Hybrid had its best month ever at 2,055 units, up 8.6 percent
for the month.Equus, Hyundai's premium luxury sedan, garnered a 9.2 percent
gain over April 2013.

CARLINE      APR 2014 APR 2013 CY 2014 CY 2013
ACCENT 6,419    4,730     22,427  18,644
SONATA       20,495   16,077    60,748  63,362
ELANTRA   20,225   24,445    73,462  78,991
SANTA FE     8,997    6,940     32,437  26,386
AZERA        701      1,409     2,819   4,118
TUCSON       3,962    3,733     16,078  14,743
VERACRUZ     0        16        1       152
VELOSTER     2,759    3,120     9,445   9,477
GENESIS      2,264    2,584     7,500   10,697
EQUUS        285      261       1,203   1,075
TOTAL        66,107   63,315    226,120 227,645


Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a
subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed
throughout the United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sold and
serviced through more than 820 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles
sold in the U.S. are covered by the Hyundai Assurance program, which includes
the 5-year/60,000-mile fully transferable new vehicle limited warranty,
Hyundai's 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain limited warranty and five years of
complimentary Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Assurance Connected Care
provides owners of Hyundai models equipped with the Blue Link telematics
system with proactive safety and car care services complimentary for one year
with enrollment. These services include Automatic Collision Notification,
Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health
Report and in-vehicle service scheduling.

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