As Hyundai completed 19 years in India, this time it is tagged for rolling out the 5 Millionth Car Milestone with the launch of the new Hyundai Verna. The most interesting thing is that this is the quickest 5 millionth car production milestone acquired by any car maker in Indian passenger automobile segment.
Hyundai launched its 1st Millionth Car, the Santro, in 2017 just passing 8 years and 7 months from the starting and touched the 3 Million Mark in less than 2 years and 8 months around July 2013 chased by the next quickest 4 Million Mark in 2 years and 4 months around Nov 2015. And now it touched the milestone of 5 million cars in India just by taking two years. The variants to make this journey successful and magnify their presence in past two decades takes i10 Grand, the Hyundai Elite i20, Hyundai Santro and Hyundai Creta.
Appreciating the efforts put by Hyundai Motor India Limited the MD and CEO, Mr. Y K Koo said, “Hyundai has a remarkable journey in India by becoming the most loved and trusted brand by customers, partners, and experts. Today we are very happy to roll out the 5 Millionth car with the NextGen VERNA in the Indian market, the fastest in the Industry symbolizing Hyundai's long-term commitment to the Indian market. Hyundai’s Modern Premium Brand direction is a commitment to offer world-class and benchmark products meeting customer’s aspirations. We will continue this momentum with strong efforts towards customer delight through unique experiences to customers. We thank our valuable customers and partners for their support and trust in Hyundai.”
Further, he revealed a plan to launch eight products (including facelifts and refreshes) under HMIL in India by 2020.