After 19 years of operations in India, Hyundai marked the 5 Millionth Car Milestone with the rollout of the new Hyundai Verna. What is also impressive is that this is also the fastest 5 millionth car production milestone achieved by any manufacturer in Indian passenger vehicle industry. Hyundai rolled out its 1st Millionth Car, the Santro, in 2007 in just 8 years and 7 months and hit the 3 Million Mark in less than 2 years and 8 months in July 2013 followed by next fastest 4 Million Mark in only 2 years and 4 months in Nov 2015. Models that significantly contributed to Hyundai’s successful journey in the past two decades include Hyundai Santro, Hyundai Creta, i10 Grand and the Hyundai Elite i20.
Commenting on the milestone Mr. Y K Koo, MD and CEO, Hyundai Motor India Limited said, “Hyundai has a remarkable journey in India by becoming the most loved and trusted brand by customers, partners and experts. Today we are very happy to roll out the 5 Millionth car with the Next Gen VERNA in the Indian market, the fastest in the Industry symbolizing Hyundai's long-term commitment to the Indian market. Hyundai’s Modern Premium Brand direction is a commitment to offer world class and benchmark products meeting customer’s aspirations. We will continue this momentum with strong efforts towards customer delight through unique experiences to customers. We thank our valuable customers and partners for their support and trust in Hyundai.”