SEOUL, July 8, 2022 – Hyundai Motor Company announced today that it held an ‘EV Tech Lab’, a global workshop specializing in electric vehicle (EV) maintenance, to enhance its professional capabilities in the EV era.
The workshop was designed to help establish Hyundai Motor as a top EV company by placing global EV maintenance professionals through theoretical and practical trainings. The training focused on repairing EVs, with courses focused on typical maintenance cases and high-level repairs.
“This workshop will help Hyundai Motor take the lead as a global top brand in EV maintenance technology,” said Sung Nam Kim, Vice President and Head of Global Channel and Service Sub-Division at Hyundai Motor Company. “We will continue striving to provide professional and advanced maintenance service for EVs to our global customers.”
Hyundai Motor held the workshop from June 28 to July 6, with 25 global key EV maintenance professionals in attendance from Europe, the U.S. and Asia. Outstanding service experts at Hyundai Motor, including proficient mechanics from Korea, led the training.
The workshop’s interactive courses included ‘EV Tech Training’ based on actual field cases and shared regional repair cases, ‘EV Tech Study’ on quality-related cases and lectures on EV trends, and ‘EV Tech Experience’ with field trips to EV-related sites, including Hyundai Motor’s Ulsan plant, , Hyundai Motorstudio Goyang, Genesis Suji, and EV-specialized service bases such as the Hyundai EV Station Gangdong.
As more consumers choose EVs, the importance of systematic maintenance services and infrastructure is expected to increase. Hyundai Motor is focused on continuing the training of maintenance experts. To this end, the company plans to provide preemptive customer service by strengthening its EV maintenance data analysis capabilities in global service sectors.
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Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company is present in over 200 countries with more than 120,000 employees dedicated to tackling real-world mobility challenges around the globe.
Based on the brand vision ‘Progress for Humanity,' Hyundai Motor is accelerating its transformation into a Smart Mobility Solution Provider.
The company invests in advanced technologies such as robotics and Urban Air Mobility (UAM) to bring about revolutionary mobility solutions, while pursuing open innovation to introduce future mobility services.
In pursuit of sustainable future for the world, Hyundai will continue its efforts to introduce zero emission vehicles equipped with industry-leading hydrogen fuel cell and EV technologies.