FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Jan. 4, 2006 - Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 43,021 units for the month of December, establishing a new December sales record as well as a new all-time annual sales record of 455,012 vehicles. These results represent a 16 percent sales increase over December 2004 and an 8.7 percent improvement over 2004’s record sales.
“We are very pleased with our fifth consecutive record-setting year in 2005 and our seventh straight year of year-over-year sales improvement,” said Mark Barnes, vice president, National Sales. “The new Azera, which was released in December, is generating significant traffic among consumers who may not have previously put a Hyundai on their shopping lists.”
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