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Hyundai Motor India registers cumulative sales of 57,093 Units

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- Cumulative sales Jan-Nov ‘16 grew by 4.4%

New Delhi, December 02, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the country’s leading car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter registered domestic sales of 40,016 units and exports of 17,077 units with cumulative sales of 57,093 units for the month of November 2016.

Hyundai in Jan- Nov ‘16 registered a volume of 604,891 units with a cumulative growth of 4.4% over last year.   

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Hyundai Motor India Ltd. Concluded 9th National Skill Olympics for Dealer Technicians

No. 24128 11 201631 hit

- 5102 technicians from Hyundai dealerships participated from across India
- HMIL will enhance the skills of top 6 winners over a year and send top two to represent HMIL in World skill Olympics to be held at Seoul in 2017.

Chennai, November 28, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL), the country’s largest exporter and the second-largest car manufacturer concluded their 9th National Skill Olympics fest yesterday at the manufacturing plant in Sriperumbudur near Chennai. This inter-dealership competitionidentifies skill& honors the best talents amongst dealer techniciansnation-wide.. Hyundai Motor India Limited has the privilege of garneringone international award, in each edition in the past.

Speaking on the occasion MD & CEO - Hyundai Motor India Ltd. Mr. YK Koo said, “Hyundai is a customer centric and caring brand. Excellent service forms an integral part of the entire product experience in delighting the customers. We motivate our technicians by giving them global exposure & learning and ensure theirskills are sharpened to meetGlobal Hyundai ExcellenceStandards.”

Every year Hyundai conducts a series of training programmesto systematically upgrade and refresh the skills of technicians and familiarize them with the latest technological developments. The competition helps them test their knowledge and induces a healthy competitive spirit amongst them.

This year over 1100 service workshops and more than 5102 technicians participated in this skill fest. The contest was kicked-off on August23,2016, at Hyundai dealerships across India, followed by State Level competitions in September’ 16 andZonal Level competitions in October’16. Out of 5102 participants,18zonal champion qualified for the finale of the 9th National Skill Olympics heldat Chennai. The participants were tested for their ability to spot technical simulated problems in the car & componentand resolve them to meet international standards. This skill fest also evaluated the technician’s adaptability to the concept of Digital Service namely Workshop Automation thereby depicting Hyundai’s Modern Premium experience and ensuring highest level of customer satisfaction. The contest consisted of multiple rounds of practical and written tests.

Mr. YasinShaikh Umar (1st) from Singh Hyundai, Pune, MrPradip Kumar Saha (2nd ) from Mukesh Hyundai, Kolkata and Mr. RampadarthChaudhary (3rd ) from Samara Hyundai , New Delhi were declared the Top 3 winners of 9th National Skill Olympics. Apart from this, three other runners up were also declared who were awarded with cash prizes, certificates & trophies. This year, for the 1st time, Hyundai Motor India Ltd introduced Sectional Awards for technician category. The award ceremony was felicitated by MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd,Mr. YK Koo .



7 Millionth car rolls out of Hyundai Motor India Limited

No. 24022 11 201686 hit

- Targets to touch 10 million by 1st half of 2021

Chennai November 21, 2016: A top of the trim, white CRETA AT, which had the distinction of creating history in the HYUNDAI world by being the 7 millionth car, rolled off the production lines with MD, Mr. Y.K Koo and VP production, Mr. Ganesh Mani S. in the driver’s seat at HYUNDAI MOTOR INDIA’s state of the art facility in Sriperumpudur near Chennai at 16.51 IST today.
With this, HMI achieved the distinction of being the second best position amongst its overseas peers, only after China, in HYUNDAI MOTOR GROUP and the first auto manufacturer, in India to achieve this feat in a record time within 18 years of commercial operation, proving once again that HYUNDAI MOTOR INDIA can cross the 1 million mile stone, at an average of every 18 months. HMIL rolled out its first million car, a Santro, in 2006 just 8 years after commencement of commercial production in 1998. Thereafter, production picked up momentum, with the next million milestone being achieved within an average of 18 -19 months. The 5 millionth car was flagged off in October 2013 by HUYNDAI’s brand ambassador Shahrukh Khan.

At an intimate event, congratulating employees on this very significant achievement, an exuberant Mr. Y.K Koo, Managing Director and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “ HMIL has always set new benchmarks in terms of quality and customer delight by introducing new products with new technology and design to the Indian market, demonstrating superior manufacturing prowess. Our ‘Made in India’ products have impressed global and Indian customers alike. We now have to move to realize our vision as announced during our 20th year of foundation on May 6th 2016, of being the Market Leader, Great place to work, Most loved and trusted brand with Modern premium brand essence to touch 10 million units within the first half of 2021. I thank each one for his commitment towards making HUYNDAI, the most loved and trusted brand in India.” He further expressed on behalf of HYUNDAI, his sincere appreciation and gratitude to the government of Tamil Nadu for their contribution in HYUNDAI’s success.

HMIL has held the top exporter position consistently for 12 years since 2004 with a volume of 24,64,723 to date, while being instrumental in making Chennai port vibrant. That apart, they have played a playing a pivotal role in the economic development of Sriperumpudur region by contributing to the exchequer and also generating employment opportunities, both directly & indirectly. 


Photo Caption: Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO, HMIL along with Mr. S T Kwon, Sr.Director (Production Division) and Mr. Ganesh Mani S Vice President (Production Division)


Photo Caption: Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO along with top management and a few women employees of , HMIL 


Hyundai Motor India Ties-up with Chandigarh Polytechnic College

No. 23919 11 201652 hit

- Community in enhancement on education standards, in line with latest technologies
- Specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gear box & other learning aids

Chandigarh, November 19, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Ltd., the country’s largest exporter and the second largest car manufacturer inaugurated Hyundai Professional Development Center at Chandigarh Polytechnic College, Mohali. As a part of Corporate Social Responsibility, HMIL has taken initiative fulfilling its social objectives and support to community in enhancement on education standards, in line with latest technologies through tie ups with Polytechnic Institutes with specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gear box & other learning aids.

This new syllabus will expose Automobile trade students to modern automobile technologies thereby increasing the opportunities of employability and career prospects. The new syllabus and practical training at dealership will add yet another dimension to the existing syllabus supported by HMIL.

The programme will benefit Polytechnic in building skillful professionals for the Indian Automotive service industry. This tie up is a unique initiative undertaken by HMIL in partnership with Polytechnic and its dealers across India.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP - Sales and Marketing, Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said “we wish to contribute towards a marked increase in the availability of skilled manpower in the automobile service industry. We are committed to provide the best to students, which will eventually benefit the industry and society on the whole.”

At this occasion Hon’ble Chancellor Mr. Satnam, Hon’ble Vice Chancellor Dr. Bawa & Principal Mr. Gurmeet from Chandigarh Polytechnic College were also present.



Hyundai Launches Global SUV ‘The All New Tucson’

No. 23814 11 201689 hit

- Over 4.5 Million Happy Customers Worldwide
- 3rd Generation Modern & Stylish SUV – ‘Born Dynamic’
- Super Performer Brand: Excellent Design, Performance and Advanced Safety
- New Powerful 2.0 Litre Diesel Engine with 185 ps
- Special Customer Care with Hyundai Premium Assurance and Loyalty Program

New Delhi, November 14, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the country’s leading premium car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter, today launched its Global SUV ‘The All New Tucson – Born Dynamic’ in India consolidating its SUV line-up for the aspirational Indian customers.

Hyundai as Modern and Innovative brand always brings New Products, New Designs, New Technologies and New Experiences. The all new Tucson is a Modern & Confident SUV with elegant and sleek looks. Re-born under Hyundai’s development philosophy of strengthening driving performance and safety, the all new Tucson is engineered to deliver Excellence with Dynamic Styling, Athletic Performance, Smart Tech & Comfort along with Advanced Safety. With over 4.5 million customers worldwide in 12 years, it is one of the best-selling SUV in the world. The launch of 3rdGeneration All New Tucson in India, will propel Hyundai towards Market Leadership.

Speaking at the launch of Global SUV, ‘All New Tucson’, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said, “The aspiration of owing a SUV is a global phenomenon. The All New Tucson represents a significant step and will herald a new chapter in HMIL’s growth story. Sold over 4.5 Million units globally in 12 years the all new Tucson is a Modern and Confident Game changer SUV. The launch of 3rd Generation all new Tucson will create a benchmark by giving world-class Hyundai Experience to the aspirational Indian customers.”


Photo Caption : Mr. Y.K. Koo, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. at the launch of The All New Tucson in New Delhi


Photo Caption : Mr. Y.K. Koo MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd, Mr. B.S. Jeong, Director – Sales & Marketing, HMIL & Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP, Sales & Marketing, HMIL at the launch of The All New Tucson in New Delhi

Dynamic Styling

All New Tucson is a true expression of Hyundai’s Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Design Philosophy. The design expresses progressive spirit and passion with modern and confident presence giving it a distinctive look. The front of the all new Tucson is dominated by the Hyundai signature Hexagonal front grille, which connects with the Dual Barrel LED headlamps to create a distinctive identity. A wing-shaped horizontal bar at the front bumper along with the LED Daytime Running Lights gives the all new Tucson a unique character. The long bonnet accentuates the sleek profile while the ‘Z’ character –line above the rear wheel arches creates a sculptural side profile with powerful stance. The rear profile has a clean design with horizontal lines that flows from rear wheel arches accented by slim tail lights. The appeal of the car is further highlighted with the Twin Chrome Exhaust promoting a powerful and aggressive image.

Exterior Dimensions


Length x Width x Height

4,475 x 1,850 x 1,660 mm


2,670 mm

Max Tyre

225/ 55 R18 Alloy Wheels

Key Exterior Features:

• Dual Barrel LED Headlamps (1st-in-Class)
• LED Static Bending (1st-in-Class)
• Positioning Lamps
• Fog Lamps with LED DRL (1st-in-Class)
• LED Rear Combination Lamps
• Twin Chrome Exhaust (1st-in-Class)
• R18 Diamond-cut Alloy Wheels (1st-in-Class)
• Sporty Spoiler with LED Stop Lamp
• Chrome Door Handle with Pocket Lighting
• Puddle Lamp (1st-in-Class)
• Chrome Finish Beltline
• Shark Fin Antenna 

The refined interior combines elegance with ergonomics for a sensuous experience. With a focus to strike balance between dynamism and premiumness, the interior of the all new Tucson is in contrast with the dynamic and strong exterior design. The long flowing, well organized horizontal dashboard conveys a premium feel with well thought out placement of controls to ensure maximum comfort and pleasurable drive. The use of silver detailing on center fascia with soft touch crash pad enhances the premium appeal of the interior. Smart packaging provides absolute comfort with its plush interiors, generous front and rear legroom, and ample shoulder room for all passengers.

Athletic Performance

The all new Tucson is powered by options of two advanced and powerful engine – 2.0 Nu Dual VTVT Petrol Engine and the newest member of Hyundai diesel family the 2.0 R e-VGT Diesel Engine.

2.0 R e-VGT Diesel Engine is high performing and responsive. The electronic Variable Geometry Turbocharger delivers high power along with better fuel efficiency and reduction in emission. The all new Tucson has low Drag Coefficient of 0.33 further enhancing the fuel efficiency and high speed stability while promoting a quieter ride. 

Engine Specifications



Capacity (cc)

Maximum Power (ps/rpm)

Maximum Torque (kgm/rpm)









The all new Tucson is offered in 6-Speed Manual & Automatic Transmission that delivers quick, efficient shifts and high fuel efficiency. The Manual Transmission (MT) comes with Flex Steer to allow drivers to switch among normal and sport modes for steering response depending on the road conditions & driver preference. The Automatic Transmission (AT) supports the new Drive Mode Select feature to choose among Normal, Eco & Sport modes for higher fuel efficiency and enthralling performance respectively. Superior ride & handling is ensured with the McPherson front suspension along with the Multi-link independent rear suspension, enhancing overall ride quality and driving stability.




ARAI (Certified figures)

(6 Speed MT) in Kmpl

ARAI (Certified figures)

(6 Speed AT) in Kmpl







Advanced Safety

All Hyundai cars are developed, tested and built on Hyundai ‘Safe-Drive Philosophy’. The all new Tucson is developed with 51% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) resulting in higher rigidity, low NVH and higher durability. With Five Star EURO NCAP rating in 2015 and winning the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) Top Safety Pick+ Award 2016 in USA makes the all new Tucson one of the most comprehensively equipped vehicles in its segment when it comes to safety. 

Key Safety Features:

• 6 Airbags to provide excellent safety from front and side impact
• ESP with VSM
• HAC (Hill-start Assist Control)
• DBC (Downhill Brake control) (1st-in-Class)
• ABS with EBD
• Front & Rear Parking Sensors (1st-in-Class)
• Reverse Parking Camera with Steering Adaptive Guidelines
• Height Adjustable Front Seatbelts
• Speed Sensing Auto Door Lock
• Impact Sensing Auto Door Unlock
• 3 Point ELR Seatbelt
• Door Inside Reflectors
• Child Seat Anchor 

Smart Tech & Comfort

The all new Tucson provides an enhanced driving experience offering intuitive technology like the 1st-in-Class Hands Free Smart Power Tail Gate, Electric Parking Brake and many more. Enjoy a smarter drive with its 1st-in-Class 8.0 HD Touchscreen Audio Video Navigation System with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity with voice recognition. The 4+2 speaker entertainment system provides an enriched audio experience.

With vehicle becoming the third space for an individual, comfort plays a very important role. The all new Tucson is packed with comfort rich features to provide a premium experience. The well bolstered premium leather seats add richness to the cabin, 10-way adjustable power driver seat and reclining rear seats with height adjustable headrest, ensures comfort for all the passengers in the vehicle. 

Other Key Features: 

• Hands Free Smart Power Tail Gate with Height Adjustment (1st-in-Class)
• Electric Parking Brake (1st-in-Class)
• Dual Zone FATC with Cluster Ionizer
• Welcome Function
• Auto Folding ORVM with Heated Function (1st-in-Class)
• Compass on ECM (1st-in-Class)
• Tilt & Telescopic Steering
• Auto Headlamps with Escort Function
• Smart Key & Push Button Start
• Auto Defogger
• Glove Box Cooling
• Luggage Screen
• Rear Seat Armrest with Cup Holder
• Rear AC vent
• 60:40 Split Rear Seat with Reclining Function 

Hyundai Premium Assurance Program (HPAP) and Special Loyalty Program 

Hyundai’s vision is to be a Life time partner in automobile and beyond. We always seek to be around and near our customers. As a unique customer Assurance initiative, Hyundai has introduced Hyundai Premium Assurance Program (HPAP) which offers complete peace of mind for the customer with 3 years/Unlimited kilometers Warranty. The program also offers Free Maintenance for 3 Years/30,000 kilometers, 3 years Roadside Assistance, 3 times update on ‘Map Care’ and 3 times customer 'Home Visit'.

As a goodwill gesture to Hyundai Loyal Customers additional 4th Year Extended Warranty will be offered free of cost. 

Variants and Colour 

The all new Tucson will be available in 5 variants with 5 exterior color options 

Global Awards and Recognition for The All New Tucson 









iF Design Award

iF Design




U.S. J.D. Power 2015 Initial Quality Study
(Top-Ranked in Small SUV segment)

J.D. Power




Top Safety Pick+





5 Star Safety Rating





The International Car of the Year Awards
(International Family Vehicle Of The Year)

Road & Travel Magazine




Good Design Award

The Chicago Athenaeum, Museum of Architecture and Design / The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies




Top 10 Auto Show Debuts of the Year




2015 Golden Wheel Award
(SUV of the year)

Association of Automobile Dealers
of Azerbaijan




Motorist Choice Awards
(Compact Crossover SUV)

AutoPacific / IntelliChoice




Best Compact Crossover

Ruedas ESPN




Recombu Awards
(Best Family Car)





SUV of the Year (Light SUV segment)

Top Car Mapfre




AA Car of the Year Awards

(Best Medium SUV)

(The New Zealand Automobile Association Inc.)

New Zealand




AA Car of the Year Awards

(People’s Choice)

(The New Zealand Automobile Association Inc.)

New Zealand



Mejor Coche del Año 2016

(Best Car of the Year 2016)





Top vehicle Picks for 2016





Best Compact SUV for Money

US News & World Report


Introductory Price- Ex showroom, New Delhi 






Rs 18,99,000

Rs 21,79,000







Rs 21,59,000

Rs 23,48,000

Rs 24,99,000





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