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March 2016: Hyundai Motor America

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Hyundai Motor America Sets All-Time Monthly Sales Record
  • Sonata and Genesis Sedan see best month ever
  • Best CPO month ever
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., April 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America today reported its best month ever, selling 75,310 units in March.  This also marks the company's best first quarter in its history.
 
"Sales of our all-new compact crossover Tucson and award-winning Sonata continued at a brisk pace through the end of the first quarter," said Derrick Hatami, vice president of national sales for Hyundai Motor America.  Tucson sales were up 85 percent for the month, while Sonata sales spiked 57 percent, setting an all-time record with 28,778 units sold.
 
Genesis sedan had its best month ever as well with sales of 3,197, up 32 percent.  
 
Sales of Certified Pre-Owned units were up 13 percent for the month and set an all-time record with 9,707 units.
 

CARLINE

MAR/2016

MAR/2015

CY/2016

CY/2015

ACCENT

7,879

7,494

17,826

16,799

SONATA

28,778

18,340

61,457

44,690

ELANTRA

17,505

28,794

39,363

56,742

SANTA FE

6,546

9,895

17,217

26,406

AZERA

508

616

1,355

1,957

TUCSON

7,830

4,222

20,384

11,127

VELOSTER

2,342

2,380

6,466

5,237

GENESIS

3,762

3,064

8,645

8,430

EQUUS

160

214

617

641

TOTAL

75,310

75,019

173,330

172,029

 

 

 

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