• The All-New Kona Wins Prestigious iF Design Award 2018


    - Hyundai Motor vehicles win iF Design Award for 4 consecutive years

    - All-new Kona forged from contrasting styling features, a confident stance and desirable good looks


    For the fourth consecutive year, Hyundai Motor received worldwide recognition for its distinctive vehicle design from the prestigious iF Design Awards jury. The All-new Kona, together with the i30 Fastback, won iF Design Awards in Product heading in the Automobiles/ …

  • Hyundai Motor and Grab Sign Strategic Partnership to Expand Mobility Service

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  • Hyundai IONIQ Wins 2017 Green Good Design Award™

    IONIQ boasts of innovative use of recycled and eco-friendly materials, making it an efficient, environment-friendly mobility solution.


    Driving the most fuel efficient vehicle doesn’t mean you have to compromise on its appearance as the 2017 Hyundai IONIQ received the 2017 Green Good Design Award™ from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. The Green Good Design Awards™ celebrate important …

  • Hyundai Motorsport celebrates sixth WRC win with 1-2 in Rally Poland


    - Hyundai Motorsport has finished Rally Poland with its best ever WRC result to close the gap in the Manufacturers’ Championship to just 22 points

    - Neuville secured his third victory of the 2017 season with an impressive performance ahead of team-mate Hayden Paddon, who registered his first podium of the year in second

    - Dani Sordo finished fourth, himself under 30 seconds from the podium, to ensure all three Hyundai i20 Coupe WRCs finished inside the top-four


    July 2, 2017 – …


Hyundai Motor Raises Sales Target in U.S.

- Hyundai Motor aims to sell 624,000 units in the U.S. this year


- Chairman Chung visits U.S. plant to reinforce quality, encourage employees


Hyundai Motor Company raised its sales target for the U.S. market this year due to popular demand for its newly launched models and its plans to introduce more vehicles – such as the Veloster - later this year. Hyundai’s new U.S. target is 624,000 units, 16 percent higher than last year’s sales figure of 538,228 units.


As of the end of May, Hyundai Motor had sold 6.86 million units in the U.S. since it began importing to the market in 1986. Hyundai’s market share increased to 4.6 percent last year, and has more than doubled over the past decade.

Hyundai Motor’s multi-million dollar local manufacturing, sales and R&D facilities in the U.S. enable the company to develop high-quality products fully reflecting American consumers’ needs, and provide them at the right time.


The all-new Sonata - which is manufactured at Hyundai Motor’s plant in Alabama - has been attracting U.S. consumers since its launch last year, for its sophisticated design and outstanding quality. In addition, the 40 mpg gas-sipping Elantra – also manufactured in Alabama -- is posting strong sales since its launch earlier this year.


Hyundai’s flagship luxury sedan Equus is increasing its presence in its class, exceeding monthly sales expectations. The Equus was chosen as the second-best large premium sedan in the 2011 Initial Quality Study (IQS) by J.D. Power and Associates, beating longtime segment bestsellers, such as the BMW 7 series, Mercedes-Benz S-Class and Audi A8.


The revised sales target for the U.S. market comes after Hyundai Motor Chairman and CEO Mr. Mong-Koo Chung visited the U.S. this week. Mr. Chung visited Hyundai’s manufacturing plant in Montgomery, Alabama, to thank and encourage employees, and met with Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley to discuss ways to further strengthen mutual cooperation.