Hyundai Motor India, the country’s largest automobile manufacturer, for the month of July 2017 has clocked an increase in it’s domestic sales by about 4.4 percent. A majority of the contribution done can be attributed to the likes of the Grand i10, Elite i20 and the Creta. For the month of July 2017, Hyundai sold a total of 43,007 units in the domestic Indian market, as opposed to 41,201 units sold during the same month last year. Also Read: New Hyundai Verna 2017: Launch date, price in India, interiors, features & specs Also Read - New Hyundai Santa Fe 2018 showcased at Geneva Motor Show 2018
Commenting on the July sales Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Director – Sales and Marketing, Hyundai Motor India Ltd. said, Hyundai with a growth of 14.5% month on month and 4.4% year on year, continued its growth momentum on the strength of strong performance by the ICOTY winners Grand i10, Elite i20, Creta, with a cumulative sales milestone of 1.25 Million units reaching towards higher growth momentum with strong support of lowering of prices on account of GST implementation and good monsoon which will increase customer confidence and sentiment towards vehicle buying. Also Read: Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai & Tata cars to be showcased at the Auto Expo 2018 Also Read - New Hyundai Creta 2018 Spy Images Emerge; India Launch Soon
Hyundai has been working extensively to bank on the recent changing trends in the Indian automotive industry, which are inclined more towards premium and feature loaded cars. With it’s offering like the Grand i10, Elite i20 and the Creta, the South Korean automaker has pitched in at the right time. Also Read - New Hyundai Santro India Launch Likely in August; Price in India, Specification, Image, Interior
However, that said, Hyundai is currently also planning to launch a couple more new products in the Indian car market. The most recemid-life nt of which is expected to be the all new, next-generation Verna which is due for a launch this month itself. The same will later be followed by the likes of the facelift iteration of the Creta. Come next year and it is speculated that Hyundai will launch an all new sub-compact SUV, the Carlino to compete with the likes of Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza.