Hyundai Motor America Reports July 2021 Sales

Press Release

July Total Sales Increased 19%

– July Retail Sales Up 14%; July Retail Sales Record

– Santa Cruz Sales Begin

 

NEWS PROVIDED BY

Hyundai Motor America 

Aug 03, 2021, 09:00 ET

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.Aug. 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hyundai Motor America reported total July sales of 68,500 units, a 19% increase compared with July 2020. This was the fifth consecutive month with at least a double digit increase in sales. Hyundai also set July total sales records for Venue and Kona.

“Hyundai and our retail partners continue to deliver significant sales volume and gain both retail and total market share,” said Randy Parker, senior vice president, National Sales, Hyundai Motor America. “Our car and eco-friendly models drove July sales increases as consumers responded to our diversified and compelling lineup to find a vehicle that meets their transportation needs.”

July Retail Highlights
Hyundai established a new July retail sales record, with 61,227 retail sales, up 14%. Retail sales rose for the entire lineup with SUVs (+4%), cars (+36%) and eco-friendly vehicles (+399%), all growing. Eco-friendly vehicles also accounted for 12% of the retail volume.

July Total Sales Summary

Jul-21

Jul-20

% Chg

2021 YTD

2020 YTD

% Chg

Hyundai

68,500

57,677

19%

475,635

330,274

44%

July Product and Corporate Activities

  • Automotive Hall of Fame: Hyundai Motor Group Honorary Chairman, Mong-Koo Chung, was inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame
  • XCIENT Fuel Cell in CA: Hyundai Motor Company announced its plans to deploy its fuel cell electric heavy-duty trucks in California
  • Santa Cruz Pricing: Hyundai revealed pricing and packaging details for its highly anticipated Santa Cruz Sport Adventure Vehicle and began initial sales
  • Santa Cruz Marketing: Hyundai partnered with former professional skateboarder and documentary filmmaker, Stacy Peralta, and local legends of Santa Cruz, Calif., for the digital-first marketing campaign for Santa Cruz
  • Palisade Best-in-Class Midsize Crossover: The Hyundai Palisade was named Best-in-Class Midsize Crossover by the New England Motor Press Association (NEMPA)
  • Sábado Futbolero: Hyundai teamed up with Univision as the new presenting sponsor of Sábado Futbolero (Saturday Soccer) and created three new Spanish-language TV spots
  • Racing Wins: Hyundai driver Taylor Hagler became the first female to win in the TCR category of the IMSA Michelin Pilot Challenge, along with co-driver Michael Lewis

Model Total Sales

Vehicle

Jul-21

Jul-20

% Chg

2021 YTD

2020 YTD

%Chg

Accent

1,852

1,538

20%

11,956

9,832

22%

Elantra

13,103

9,283

41%

87,160

57,733

51%

Ioniq

1,619

1,826

-11%

12,726

7,264

75%

Kona

8,576

7,077

21%

59,572

37,844

57%

Nexo

53

16

231%

187

92

103%

Palisade

5,505

8,404

-35%

49,006

44,859

9%

Santa Cruz

81

0

81

0

Santa Fe

12,766

9,296

37%

75,876

52,725

44%

Sonata

10,659

6,834

56%

64,857

37,123

75%

Tucson

11,483

10,922

5%

95,000

68,863

38%

Veloster

140

861

-84%

1,501

5,148

-71%

Venue

2,663

1,620

64%

17,713

8,791

102%

Hyundai Motor America
Hyundai Motor America focuses on ‘Progress for Humanity’ and smart mobility solutions. Hyundai offers U.S. consumers a technology-rich lineup of cars, SUVs and electrified vehicles. Our 820 dealers sold more than 620,000 vehicles in the U.S. in 2020, and nearly half were built at Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama. For more information, visit www.HyundaiNews.com.

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