• Hyundai Motor’s global sales total 387,302 units in September, down 2.0% YoY
Oct. 6, 2016 – Hyundai Motor, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its global sales results for September 2016.
[Highlights] - Sonata recorded 6,106 unit sales in September followed by Elantra and Grandeur posting 5,135 and 3,268 unit sales, respectively, in Korea. - Santa Fe posted sales of 7,451 units in September, becoming the best-selling model of the month in Korea. - Despite the sluggish economy in Korea, Hyundai Motor aims to regain sales momentum by increasing national sales promotion of volume models.
[Highlights] - Santa Fe posted strong monthly sales in the U.S. as SUV demand increased in the U.S. market. - European economy maintained favorable conditions leading to a steady increase in car sales in Europe. - Sales increased YoY in China as Elantra and Tucson appealed to customers after purchase tax decrease. - Indian market showed solid performance as sales of Creta maintained strong growth momentum. - Brazil posted increased YoY sales as the economy started to recover on the back of increased raw material exports.