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Hyundai Motor Celebrates Production of 6 lakh units in 2010

By Motortrend India Staff   |   30 December,2010

Hyundai Motor India has achieved the prestigious production milestone of 6 Lakh units, the highest since inception in a calendar year.

On the occasion, H W Park, Managing Director & CEO, HMIL, said, “Today is one of the landmark days in the history of our company. Achieving this milestone is a testament to the growing popularity of Hyundai as a brand and immense faith that our customers have placed in us. With this we gear up for next phase of growth and remain committed in bringing world class products and service to our customers.”

Hyundai offers a range of cars starting from hatchbacks such as Santro to the top end luxury SUV, Santa Fe. The South Korean company enjoys a market share of around 20% in India. Hyundai India has a total of 7 models and 47 variants. It currently exports approximately 42% of its production to around 120 countries across the globe with i10 being the largest exported model.

HMIL becomes only the second manufacturer in India to have achieved this distinction. It was also the fastest to reach the sales mark of 20 lakh (2 million) units in the domestic market in November, 2010.

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