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Hyundai Ties-up with SGM Govt. Polytechnic College, Hyderabad

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- Community enhancement on education standards, in-line with latest technologies
- Specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gear box & other learning aids to Polytechnic Colleges.

Hyderabad, November 17, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception inaugurated Hyundai Professional Development Center at SGM Govt. Polytechnic College, Hyderabad. 

All the CSR activities are being conducted towards HMIL’s long term commitment towards fulfilling its social objectives and support to community enhancement on education standards, in-line with latest technologies through tie-ups with Polytechnic Institutes with specially designed curriculum, training material, car, engine, gear box & other learning aids.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO - Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said “Hyundai is a Responsible Car Manufacturer and we are very happy about this association with SGM Govt. Polytechnic College. Hyundai creates constant resource pool of skilled ‘Service Advisors’ for Automobile Service Industry and being a Caring brand, our responsibility is to continue such initiatives to benefit the industry and society.”

The new curriculum will expose trade students to modern automobile technologies thereby increasing the opportunities of employability and career prospects. The new syllabus and practical training at dealership will add yet another dimension to the existing syllabus supported by HMIL. The programme will benefit Polytechnic colleges in creating skillful professionals for the Indian Automotive Service Industry.

Under its CSR Skill Development Program, Hyundai Motor India made its first ITI tie-up in 2012, to support community by enhancing education standards in-line with latest technologies at ITI. As of now, Hyundai has tie-ups with 38 ITIs Pan India with minimum 1 ITI tie-up in each state.

Moving forward, HMIL has done tie up with 5 Polytechnics PAN India. This is a 1st Tie up with SGM Govt. Polytechnic in Telangana state by HMIL.

Almost 99% of trained graduates from the Skill Development Program (2012-2016) were recruited by Hyundai dealerships in 2017. The Programme has already benefited over 1000 students who studied the course in ITIs & Polytechnics across the country. 


Caption - Center to Right: Mr. S Punnaivanam – AVP, Customer Care Service, HMIL handing over the training car key to Mr. Prabhakar Reddy – Principal, S.G.M. Govt. Polytechnic College & Mr. S. Veerarjun – HOD, Automobile Engineering at the inauguration of ‘Hyundai Professional Development Centre’ at SGM Government Polytechnic College, Hyderabad.


The Super Performer Next Gen VERNA Outshines

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- A Record 20,000 bookings and 150,000 enquiries in a short span of 2 months
- Becomes Segment Leader for the month of September and October 2017
- A Record Initial Export Order of 10,501 units from the Middle East market

New Delhi, November 2, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception, announced outstanding performance continuing the strong momentum of its recently launched Next Gen VERNA in India. The Super sedan has set new benchmark for the segment and received more than 20,000 Bookings and more than 150,000 enquiries in a short span of 2 months of its launch in India and has become customer’s first choice.

Commenting on this achievement Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO- Hyundai Motor India Limited said: “The Next Gen VERNA has outperformed in India once again with more than 20,000 bookings and 150,000 enquiries in a short span of 2 months of its launch in India. We are extremely thankful to our Indian customers for their trust in brand Hyundai. The Next Gen VERNA is beyond the ordinary, a global product that personifies Hyundai’s Modern Premium Brand and a landmark in Hyundai growth story winning many prestigious accolades worldwide.”

Human Technology Connect :
The Next Gen VERNA is ‘Intelligent by Design’ and an All-rounder car with Human Technology Connect for new age aspirational customers. More than 45% of the Next Gen VERNA customers look for premium and Segment Unique Comfort Features. Next Gen VERNA offers 21 New Age Technologies and Advanced Features such as Front Ventilated Seats, Smart trunk, Smart Sunroof, The Eco Coating Technology and Advanced Telematics System.

Setting the New Trend:
- The Next Gen VERNA has led to a new trend of first time car buyers contributing to 20% of its total sales. These Next Gen customers are trendsetters and resonate with the Modern Premium Brand Image of Hyundai.
- More than 25% of Next Gen VERNA have preferred Automatic Transmission over Manual Transmission depicting flawless performance of AT variant of Next Gen VERNA in both Petrol and Diesel engines.

Expanding the Segment:
- With the launch of Next Gen VERNA, the Mid-High Segment average sale of 14,000 units (H1) crossed average 20,000 units.



Hyundai Registers 49,588 Units in October 2017

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New Delhi, November 01, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception registered the domestic sales of 49,588 units for the month of October 2017.

Commenting on the October sales Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Director - Sales and Marketing, HMIL said, “Hyundai did its highest retail of over 50,000 units in a festival month, with a wholesale of 49,588 units on the strength of strong demand for GRAND i10, ELITE i20 and CRETA. In addition, the Next Gen VERNA received strong customer response with over 20,000 cumulative bookings and 150,00 enquiries, this was further amplified by increased level of customer satisfaction with Hyundai Ranking the ‘Number One position in After Sales Customer Satisfaction’ with the all-time high score of 923 points in J.D.Power 2017 India Customer Service Index (Mass market) Study.” 


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Super Performer Brand Next Gen VERNA Receives Record Export Order from Middle East

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Largest export order of 10,501 units for a Single Product

New Delhi, October 24, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the number one car exporter since inception announced the receiving of record initial export order of 10,501 units for the Next Gen VERNA from the Middle East market. The Next Gen VERNA will be known as the Next Gen ACCENT for the Middle East markets. This is the single largest order for the Next Gen VERNA that company has received since inception and a big jump compared to the earlier generations of VERNA and ACCENT.

HMIL had invited 33 distributors from the Middle East (including Saudi Arabia, Oman and UAE) and other Asian countries (like Vietnam, Philippines, Sri Lanka etc.), to the Chennai-based production facility on September 21, 2017. They were given a detailed plant tour, a presentation on the product, its quality parameters and the plant capabilities, which finally culminated with exclusive drive experience of Next Gen VERNA.

The Next Gen VERNA will also be exported to South Africa, other Gulf and Asian countries from the beginning of the year 2018 and will be a shining star in the Hyundai product portfolio across the globe.

Commenting on this record achievement Mr. Y K Koo, MD & CEO- Hyundai Motor India Limited said “The Next Gen VERNA has received overwhelming response from domestic and export markets. We are very happy and proud to receive such a large single export order within one month of showcasing the product to the distributors from overseas markets. It is in perfect harmony with Hyundai’s commitment of ‘Make in India, for the world’ and also is in line with the Indian Government’s ‘Make in India’ Vision.”

The Next Gen Verna has received great response from the domestic markets and the media, resulting in more than 18,600 bookings and more than 1,43,000 enquiries in just 2 months since its launch in India on August 22nd 2017. These additional new orders will be shipped in December 2017, along with the delivery of 20,000 units by end-December 2017 in the domestic market at a special introductory price, as committed during the product launch.


Hyundai Organized First Time Mega Before Service TM Camp

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‐ ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’ organized at 616 locations on 15 October 2017 for the first time in India
- 17,791 customers participated across India
‐ ‘Hyundai Customer Care Program (HCCP)’ for complete peace of mind of customers

New Delhi, October 16, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL), the country’s second largest passenger car manufacturer and the number one exporter since inception, conducted the ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’ for the first time in India on Oct 15, 2017. The ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’ was attended by 17,791 customers from across India. Additionally, Hyundai Customer Care Program (HCCP) has been launched for all Hyundai customers across India.

Announcing the ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’, Mr. YK KOO, MD & CEO. Hyundai Motor India Ltd, said: “Hyundai is a caring and responsible brand and committed to the highest quality of customer service at every touch point. The ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’, highlights Hyundai’s approach to offer services before the need arises. It aims to establish safe driving culture by educating customers about vehicle operations, tips for self-maintenance and emergency measures against accidental damage. The initiative is yet another effort by Hyundai to ensure that every customer gets the best after-sales support throughout the vehicle life-cycle. Through such special service initiatives, we want to enhance customer delight and enhance Hyundai ownership experiences.”

The ‘Mega Before ServiceTM Camp’ was available at 616 locations such as Malls, Residential Societies, Parking Lots and Petrol Pumps and offered high value services along with scratch cards with exciting benefits on labor cost, services, free car wash etc. Customers also had a chance to experience and test-drive the latest Hyundai cars on display at the venues.

At the start of festival season, Hyundai Motor India also launched a unique service package ‘Hyundai Customer Care Program (HCCP)’ for complete peace of mind for its customers. The package is a tool to ensure long term customer association in Hyundai network. It will include bundle of service offerings only for Petrol Models of EON, GRAND i10, ELITE i20, i20 ACTIVE, XCENT and the Next Gen VERNA.

The Hyundai Customer Care Program (HCCP) offers various benefits and services including 3 years/1,00,000 kms Complete Car Maintenance (PMS) and Extended Warranty & Road Side Assistance till 3rd Year, also under this program customers can have minimum 50% saving, Secured From Inflation and expect better resale value for the car.

Customers can purchase this package and avail the attractive benefits, across all Dealerships PAN India. Hyundai Customer Care Program can be availed by new customers and all existing customers who have not completed 1 year and/or 10,000 kms service.


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