HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS NOVEMBER SALES

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Dec. 2, 2008 - Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 19,221 for the month of November, a 40 percent decrease from November 2007 levels.

“We are still experiencing challenging times but believe that Hyundai remains exceptionally well positioned to confront these difficult market conditions,” said Dave Zuchowski, Hyundai Motor America’s vice president of national sales. “The Hyundai Holiday Sales event will continue to offer great deals for the month of December and we are proud of the fact that Accent is now the lowest priced and most dependable sub-compact car on the market.”

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.

CARLINE Nov-08 Nov-07 CY/2008 CY/2007
ACCENT 1,983 2,238 48,598 34,110
SONATA 5,379 11,831 110,764 120,696
ELANTRA 3,268 3,340 92,085 81,967
TIBURON 411 727 8,699 13,472
SANTA FE 4,282 7,374 64,705 83,319
AZERA 316 1,575 14,114 20,351
TUCSON 918 3,107 18,153 38,514
ENTOURAGE 584 466 5,405 16,726
VERACRUZ 929 1,225 10,055 11,367
GENESIS 1,151 0 5,127 0
TOTAL 19,221 31,883 377,705 420,522

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