HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS RECORD MAY SALES

All-New Santa Fe Increased 101 Percent

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., June 1, 2007 -- Hyundai Motor America today reported sales of 43,885 for the month of May, up three percent representing the best May sales in company history. Hyundai’s all-new 2007 Santa Fe led the strong sales with an increase of 101 percent over May 2006. Our fuel-efficient 2007 Accent and the all-new 2007 Elantra kept the momentum going in their segments; the Accent increased almost 10 percent and the Elantra increased five percent over May 2006.

“We are pleased with our May results and are looking forward to a very strong finish in the second quarter. With consumer awareness of Hyundai’s quality, safety, and outstanding value on the rise, we are confident our sales growth will continue,” said Dave Zuchowski, Hyundai’s vice president of National Sales.

All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by the Hyundai Advantage, America’s Best Warranty. Hyundai buyers are protected by a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty, a 7-year/unlimited-mile anti-perforation warranty and 5-year/unlimited-mile roadside assistance protection.

Following is the sales breakdown for May 2008:

CARLINE May-07 May-06 CY2007 CY2006
ACCENT 3,669 3,342 14,859 11,598
SONATA 12,147 17,035 52,578 75,622
ELANTRA 9,317 8,887 40,315 43,793
TIBURON 1,668 1,682 5,725 7,019
SANTA FE 7,930 3,942 35,912 18,033
XG350/AZERA 2,056 2,279 10,732 11,140
TUCSON 3,454 4,279 16,711 21,128
ENTOURAGE 2,544 1,068 8,467 1,194
VERACRUZ 1,100 0 1,928 0
TOTAL 43,885 42,514 187,227 189,527

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