Hyundai Marks 5 Millionth Car Milestone With The ‘Next Gen VERNA’ for Domestic Market
Chennai, November 28, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception, today marked 5 Millionth Car Milestone with the rollout of the Super Performer brand - ‘The Next Gen VERNA’ for Domestic Market.
Commenting on themilestone Mr. Y K Koo, MD and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said,“Hyundai has a remarkable journey in India by becoming the most loved andtrusted brand by customers, partners and experts. Today we are very happyto roll out the 5 Millionth car with the Next Gen VERNA in the Indian market,the fastest in the Industry symbolizing Hyundai's long-term commitment to theIndian market. Hyundai’s ModernPremium Brand direction is a commitment to offer world class andbenchmark products meeting customers aspirations. We will continue thismomentum with strong efforts towards customer delight through uniqueexperiences to customers. We thank our valuable customers and partners fortheir support and trust in Hyundai.”
Hyundai rolled out its 1st Millionth Car, Santro, in 2007 injust 8 years and 7 months postcommencement of commercial production in 1998 and continued the trend ofsetting benchmarks in the industry with its 3 Million Mark in less than 2 years and 8 months in July 2013 followed by nextfastest4 Million Mark in only 2years and 4 months in Nov 2015.
Hyundai has beenexpanding its product portfolio, foraying into new segments, strengthening thesales and service network with over 2,200 sales and service points including422 rural outlets. Models thatsignificantly contributed to Hyundai’s successful journey in the past twodecades include Hyundai Santro, new models Hyundai EON, Hyundai VERNA, HyundaiCRETA, i10 GRAND, Hyundai ELITE i20 & i20 ACTIVE, Hyundai XCENT, HyundaiTUCSON and Hyundai ELANTRA.