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Hyundai Motor India introduces First in Segment Automatic Transmission in Creta Petrol

No. 20326 04 201621 hit

§  New variant to offer stress free & refined driving pleasure

§  Enhances commitment to safety with Dual airbags as standard  

New Delhi, April 26, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and largest passenger car exporter today announced that it has introduced first in segment Creta Petrol automatic variant (SX+) augmenting the overwhelming response to the most loved Indian Car of the Year. 

Hyundai Creta – The Perfect SUV, has been a stellar success for Hyundai since its launch, racing to 100,000 bookings within eight months and has been the most awarded car of 2016 winning 26 awards including the prestigious “Indian Car of The Year -2016”. 

Announcing the launch of the automatic variants, Mr Rakesh Srivastava, Sr VP – Sales & Marketing, HMIL, said, “Hyundai Motor India has witnessed tremendous success with the CRETA- The Perfect SUV. Introducing the new variant of automatic transmission in Creta showcases Hyundai’s commitment to providing products based on customers wants and building the relationship as a customer centric company towards ensuring customers delight. With safety as our priority we have also introduced Dual Airbags as standard across all Creta variants. The new Automatic variants and enhanced safety features will be instrumental in achieving our aim to be the most preferred car manufacturer in India.” 

Hyundai has also introduced the dual airbags as standard across all trims for Creta. The Creta Petrol (SX+) Automatic will offer refined driving pleasure along with high fuel efficiency. This new variant is equipped with AVN, projector headlamps with LED positioning, rear parking camera and sensors, smart key with push button, Chrome O/S door handle, Shark fin antenna, child seat anchor, 17” diamond cut alloys, a leather wrap on steering wheel and fully automatic temperature control. 

Creta has created a completely new segment in the Indian automobile industry. It is exported to over 85 countries and with its signature design language, the Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 Creta has set a trend for future SUV’s manufactured by Hyundai.


Current Prices for Creta are as follows: 


Price (Ex S/R Delhi)



(1.4 CRDi)


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‘Miles & Smiles Rally 2016’ organized under ‘Experience Hyundai’ programme in Chandigarh

No. 20225 04 201618 hit

  • More smiles per mile for the Hyundai Grand i10
  • Aims to provide customers tips on safe and fuel-efficient driving habits


Chandigarh, April 25, 2016 - Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and largest passenger car exporter organized a Miles and Smiles Rally 2016 for Grand i10 customers in Chandigarh on Sunday, 24th April 2016 under ‘Experience Hyundai’ programme. Covering a total distance of approximately 117 kms, the rally was flagged off from, Hotel The Lalit and culminated at the same point. Sponsored by the Indian Oil Corporation, the rally saw an overwhelming response with as many as 68 Hyundai Grand i10 cars. 250 customers participated with their families.

This year Hyundai organised the ‘Miles & Smiles Rally’ with an aim to help Grand i10 customers to acquaint themselves better with their car, learn the techniques of fuel efficient driving, calculate the mileage per litre and also win exciting prizes in the process. Grand i10 is a trendsetter in the hatchback segment defining Hyundai’s automotive excellence in India and has also won many awards including the prestigious Indian Car of the Year 2014.

The rally is a special initiative of HMIL to create awareness about the judicious use of scarce fossil fuels and considering fluctuating prices of fuel, this activity will promote fuel efficient driving habits among Hyundai customers.

Speaking on the Miles & Smiles Rally, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Senior VP – Sales & Marketing, HMIL, said, “Hyundai being a customer centric organization, consistently organizes engagement activities under ‘Experience Hyundai’ programme. We are overwhelmed with the participation of Grand i10 customers in the Miles and Smiles Rally 2016 in Chandigarh. Hyundai is the most loved New Age brand and with these initiatives we connect with our customers and educate them on fuel efficient driving practices.”


The rally began with an interesting presentation on fuel efficient driving techniques and road safety, after which the participants tanked up at a nearby IOCL filling station. The tanks were sealed after the fuelling and no one was allowed to refuel during the rally. The odometer readings were noted by the organizers and the trip meter was set to ‘zero’.


After the flag off, the participants drove on the pre-determined route then taking a U-turn before Ambala Cantt to the IOCL filling station and refuelling was done. The amount of fuel consumed was measured and the participant who had used the minimum amount of fuel was declared winner. Prizes included a cash award of Rs. 15,000 for the winner, and Rs. 10,000 and Rs 5,000 for the first and second runners-up respectively in each category (petrol and diesel). The afternoon was as exciting as the morning with plenty of fun activities, games and prizes for the customers.



Hyundai Inaugurates 4 New Dealerships in a Day in Hyderabad

No. 20120 04 201643 hit

§  Consolidates its position in Telangana with 12 dealerships

§  Opens South India’s first Digital Experience Outlet for customers to ‘Experience Hyundai’

Hyderabad, April 20, 2016: Hyundai Motor India, the country’s largest auto exporter and the second largest car manufacturer today announced expansion of its dealership network in Hyderabad, Telangana. 

The 4 new dealerships based on GDSI (Global Dealership Space Identity) will offer Modern and Premium experience to the customers with its portfolio of 10 trendsetter and award winning brands. The dealerships include South India’s first digital automotive experience outlet at Saboo Hyundai in Secunderabad.

The dealerships will be located in Bowenpally (Fusion Hyundai), LakdiKaPul (Kun United Car Trax Pvt. Ltd), Jubilee Hills (Talwar Hyundai) and Secunderabad areas. While the digital outlet will have an area of 4300 sq ft. all other dealerships will have space in excess of 35,000 sq. ft. to enhance the Hyundai experience for customers.

Welcoming the new dealerships into Hyundai family, Mr Y K Koo, MD & CEO, HMIL said, “Hyderabad is a key markets for Hyundai in South India and have great economic potential. The addition of dealerships in the state reflects the commitment of Hyundai to offer modern and aspirational products to the consumers in this region. The new dealerships will be our ambassadors of Hyundai in the region and provide prompt and efficient service to customers.”

Hyundai Motor India Limited has a large sales and service network in the country with 448 operational dealers. The company enjoys a market share of 17.6% in the state of Telangana.


Dealership Details:

SI No Dealership Name Dealer Principal Address Showroom Space Workshop Space

Talwar Hyundai

Saral Talwar

H No 8/2/293/82/A/701 And 701 II (Ground floor & 1st Floor) Plot No 701 And 701 II, Road No 36, Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana - 500034

6,912 Sq.Ft

27,391 Sq.Ft


Kun United Car TraxPvt Ltd

G Gautham

11-4-649/A, AC Guards, Lakadikapul, Hyderabad

13,000 Sq. Ft.

28,000 Sq. Ft


Fusion Hyundai

RatnaPrabhu Vallurupalli

Survey No.33, NearBowenpally Check Post, Medchal Highway (NH-7), Bowenpally, Secunderabad 500 011, Telangana

15,000 Sq. Ft.

25,000 Sq. Ft.


Saboo Hyundai (Digital Experience Outlet)

Prashant Saboo

A2, Moti Valley, MahaveerTowers,Trimulgherry, Secunderabad – 500015

4,300 Sq. Ft



Hyundai launched ‘Indian Car of the Year - JAI HO’ Integrated Marketing Campaign

No. 20014 04 201643 hit

  • Three ‘Made in India’ products for the world – A true expression of New Age Hyundai Brand
  • 360° Campaign started from April to build upon Hyundai’s success as the most loved manufacturer

New Delhi, April 14, 2016: Hyundai Motor India, the country’s largest auto exporter and the second largest car manufacturer has launched integrated “JAI HO” campaign celebrating the three successive Indian Car of the Year award winners – Grand i10 (2014), Elite i20 (2015) and Creta (2016).

Hyundai’s Modern Premium products continue to add ‘Brilliant Moments’ in the lives of customers with its aspirational and premium value offerings. The ‘JAI HO’ campaign highlights and celebrates Hyundai as a new age modern premium brand that meets and exceeds the aspirations of Indian customers. The 3600 outreach program will utilize print, TV, radio and digital medium for announcement, engagement and reaffirmation of Hyundai’s success for the ICOTY Hat trick winner products.

Announcing the campaign, Mr Y K Koo MD & CEO, HMIL, said, “The ‘JAI HO’ campaign symbolizes Hyundai’s commitment to Indian customers by offering our Indian Car of the Year products with high standards of quality, durability and reliability. This campaign is dedicated to all the Indian customers, building a sense of pride and celebrating the success of three Super Performer brands. We are humbled by the overwhelming response and appreciation received from the customers and media.”

Launched in 2014, Hyundai Grand i10 became trend setter in the compact segment with over 300,000 happy customers. Elite i20 created a new benchmark in the premium compact segment and became the most aspired brand of India Youth. With a market share of 36 percent and sales of over 180,000 units, today Elite i20 is the market leader and the first choice of India Youth. While, The Perfect SUV - CRETA continues to ride the wave of consumer affection recording 100,000 bookings in just over 8 months of its launch.





Hyundai ‘Drive Mein Junoon’ Youth Anthem Records ‘7 Million views in 5 days’ on YouTube

No. 19912 04 201646 hit

  • Becomes the fastest ever to reach the 7 million number in auto category in India, Trended on twitter
  • Featured amongst most popular videos on YouTube
  • Draws praise from artists and music lovers


New Delhi, April 11, 2016: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s largest passenger car exporter and the second largest car manufacturer’s music video ‘Drive Mein Junoon’ crossed 7 Million views on YouTube in 5 days of its launch.

This music video is the fastest ever to reach 7 million views mark in the automobile category in India and currently features amongst the most popular videos on YouTube. The music for this innovative video is composed from the Elite i20. The electrifying music anthem casts are India’s Youth Favorite - Arijit Singh, Clinton Cerejo and the Hyundai Elite i20.

“Drive Mein Junoon” was well received by the youth generating positive conversations for the brand Hyundai as marketing innovator with the keywords – fun, creative, unique, brilliant, awesome fusion, catchy, innovative, and new thinking. The video is available for viewing exclusively on 'Hyundai India' YouTube channel.

Commenting on the success of ‘Drive Mein Junoon’ video, Mr Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said, “We are delighted with the appreciation that the music video has received by 7 million record views. Hyundai as a youth centric brand constantly endeavours to connect with the youth through innovative content and form a lifetime association. Hyundai will continue to engage with the youth through such novel initiatives in future to add ‘Brilliant Moments’ to the viewers.”

Mr Shah Rukh Khan, Corporate Brand Ambassador, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said on Twitter, “How cool is this. Well done @HyundaiIndia for an amazing track #DriveMeinJunoon, I just added it to my playlist.



Mr Clinton Cerejo, the Music Director said on Twitter, “A musical innovation. Super experience with @raiisonai & @HyundaiIndia 's #Elitei20Watch now. #DriveMeinJunoon.”


Mr Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Hyundai Motor India Ltd said on Twitter, “The YouTube video "Drive Mein Junoon" has crossed the landmark of One million views within 24 hours. Record made!.”



To Share the Video on Social Media use: #DriveMeinJunoon #YouthAnthem



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