Hyundai India sells 1 lakh units of the Elite i20 in just 11 months
Korean carmaker Hyundai is the second largest car manufacturer in India in terms of volume. Most of its cars have been best sellers and so is the case with its premium hatchback the Elite i20. In a recent press release made by Hyundai Motor India Ltd, the company sold 1 lakh units of the Elite i20 in just 11 months since the car was launched. The vehicle was launched in the country on 11th August, 2014 and within this time frame the Elite i20 has won 25 awards, plus the Indian Car of the Year (ICOTY) 2015. Since the time it was launched the company has been selling more than 10,000 units of the hatchback every month.
“We are overwhelmed with the customer’s response by receiving over unprecedented 100,000 sales for the Elite i20 in 11 months. This reflects the strong customer connect and confidence on Hyundai products. We thank customers, channel partner, employees and media who have chosen our product Elite i20 making it as a super performer brand in India and who have contributed to this landmark achievement.” Is what Mr. B S Seo, MD & CEO, HMIL said, commenting on the product`s success.