Hyundai Motor America Reports Best Ever June And Mid-Year Sales

       Hyundai Motor America Reports Best Ever June And Mid-Year Sales

- Sonata soars 30 percent in June

- Certified Pre-Owned sales up 23 percent year-to-date

PR Newswire

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 1, 2014

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of its best
month ever, Hyundai Motor America posted its best June ever and the best
opening six month period in its 28-year history. Sales of 67,407 were up four
percent versus the same period a year ago and up one percent over last year's
record performance for the first six months of the year.

Hyundai Motor America.

"As we settle into the summer selling season, we are well-positioned with our
full model line up, including the all-new 2015 Genesis sedan and Sonata, both
of which experienced gains for the month, up nine percent and 30 percent,
respectively," said Bob Pradzinski, vice president of national sales, Hyundai
Motor America.

The sub-compact Accent, one of three Hyundais recently ranked highest in the
2014 J.D. Power Initial Quality Study, saw sales gains of nine percent for the
month and 16 percent for the year. Other highlights include Equus, up 28
percent for the month and up 16 percent for the first six months of the year
and Santa Fe, up 17 percent for the month and 26 percent for first the six
months of 2014.

Certified Pre-Owned vehicle sales were 7,324, a June record, up eight percent
over June 2013 and up 23 percent for the first six months.

CARLINE       JUNE 2014 JUNE 2013 CY 2014 CY 2013
ACCENT 5,720     5,237     34,264  29,459
SONATA        25,195    19,454    106,347 103,010
ELANTRA   17,168    22,163    112,497 126,244
SANTA FE      8,930     7,656     52,005  41,158
AZERA         705       813       4,191   5,792
TUCSON        3,776     3,800     24,336  22,207
VERACRUZ      0         10        1       167
VELOSTER      2,554     2,741     14,970  15,044
GENESIS       3,109     2,938     14,046  16,402
EQUUS         250       195       1,777   1,527
TOTAL         67,407    65,007    364,434 361,010


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 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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