HYUNDAI SALES UP 6 PERCENT IN NOVEMBER

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 2, 2003 -- Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 27,643 vehicles for the month of November, an increase of 6.1 percent over last November. Year-to-date sales of Hyundai vehicles in the U.S. are up 4.5 percent.

“Hyundai is positioned to achieve yet another record sales year,” said Hyundai’s Vice President, National Sales, Edward F. Bradley. “Consumers are looking for real world value and that is exactly what Hyundai vehicles deliver,” he said. Hyundai’s November sales were led by the compact Elantra, the award-winning Santa Fe sport utility vehicle and the midsize Sonata sedan.

“All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are also covered by the Hyundai Advantage, America’s Best Warranty, which includes the outstanding 10-year/100,000 Powertrain Warranty,” Bradley said. “It’s all part of the great Hyundai value story.

Following is the sales breakdown for November 2003:

MODEL Nov. /2003 Nov. /2002 CY 2003 CY2002
ACCENT 4,436 3,617 50,605 67,770
SONATA 5,973 5,456 76,277 63,736
ELANTRA 7,383 8,094 110,203 111,646
TIBURON 1,222 1,559 20,221 18,635
SANTA FE 6,745 6,165 92,639 72,253
XG350 1,884 1,151 15,560 15,635
TOTAL 27,643 26,042 365,505 349,675

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