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February 2018: Hyundai Motor America


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Hyundai Motor America Reports February 2018 Sales

  • Hyundai Total SUV Sales Up 19 Percent; Represents 39 Percent of Total Sales
  • Tucson Sales Increase 31 Percent; Best Tucson February Sales Ever
  • Santa Fe Up 8 Percent; Sets All-Time February Record
  • Kona Makes its U.S. Retail Debut

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hyundai Motor America reported February sales of Hyundai- and Genesis-branded vehicles of 46,095 units, a 13 percent decline in comparison with the company's all-time best February in 2017. Strengthened by the arrival of the first-ever Kona, Hyundai's combined SUV family (up 19 percent) set its February monthly sales record, with Tucson (up 31 percent) and Santa Fe (up 8 percent) also setting their best-ever February marks. Tucson also completed an entire calendar year establishing new monthly records.

Sales by Brand

 

Feb-18

Feb-17

2018 YTD

2017 YTD

Hyundai

44,732

51,438

84,361

96,127

Genesis

1,363

1,582

2,976

3,400

TOTAL

46,095

53,020

87,337

99,527

Hyundai Brand Highlights
"Through the first two months of 2018 our SUVs continue to deliver and our car-to-SUV mix creeps closer to the industry with 39 percent of our sales coming from SUVs," said John Angevine, director, National Sales, Hyundai Motor America. "Despite an overall decline to start the year, we remain highly optimistic that we can take greater advantage of the SUV craze as Kona enters dealerships in larger numbers."

Hyundai Model Sales

Vehicle

Feb-18

Feb-17

2018 YTD

2017 YTD

Accent

2,080

3,352

4,509

10,414

Azera

110

294

235

572

Elantra

15,724

15,954

29,741

29,139

Kona

199

0

199

0

Santa Fe

9,474

8,767

17,151

16,656

Sonata

6,700

14,618

12,727

22,512

Tucson

8,438

6,422

16,076

12,170

Veloster

851

1,724

1,595

4,162

Ioniq

1,156

1

2,129

5

Genesis Brand Highlights
Genesis Motor America reported sales of 1,363 in February, a 14 percent decrease compared with the year earlier.

"Our February sales performance aligned with current market expectations," said Erwin Raphael, general manager, Genesis Motor America. "Concurrently, two additional accolades - AutoTrader.com's 10 Best Car Interiors for the G80 as well as top-ranked brand in Consumer Report's annual report card – reaffirm our laser-focused approach to customer satisfaction."

Genesis Model Sales

Vehicle

Feb-18

Feb-17

2018 YTD

2017 YTD

G80

1,086

1,255

2,329

2,605

G90

277

327

647

795

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