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Monday, 17 April 2017

USA SALES MARCH - HYUNDAI/GENESIS - Sales have dipped in the month by 6,000 Units.

Hyundai Motor America today reported sales of 69,265 for the month of March, down eight percent versus a record-setting March 2016. 
Hyundai Division posts sales of 67,510 units|

“Tucson, Santa Fe and Elantra were the bright spots for the month, while softness in the mid-size sedan segment continued,” said Derrick Hatami, vice president of national sales for Hyundai Motor America. 
“Ioniq models are now arriving at dealerships across the country, broadening our consumer base and appeal to a wide range of buyers.” 

Genesis Division posts sales of 1,755 units

“The Genesis brand gains momentum as G80 and G90s continue to arrive at dealerships,” said Erwin Raphael, general manager of Genesis in the U.S. market. “Sales were up for both models over February.”



SALES BY BRAND

MAR/2017
MAR/2016
CY/2017
CY/2016
HYUNDAI
67,510
75,310
163,637
173,330
GENESIS
1,755
0
5,155
0
TOTAL
69,265
75,310
168,792
173,330


MODELS

CARLINE
MAR/2017
MAR/2016
CY/2017
CY/2016
ACCENT
4,349
7,879
14,763
17,826
SONATA
15,357
28,778
37,869
61,457
ELANTRA
25,063
17,505
54,202
39,363
SANTA FE
11,446
6,546
28,102
17,217
AZERA
380
508
952
1,355
TUCSON
8,985
7,830
21,155
20,384
VELOSTER
1,386
2,342
5,548
6,466
IONIQ
327
0
332
0
GENESIS
210
3,762
698
8,645
EQUUS
7
160
16
617
G80
1,347
0
3,952
0
G90
408
0
1,203
0