Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) on Monday said it has launched an initiative under which customers would be able to replace parts like brakes and clutch across nine models. Under the maintenance programme, the customer for the first five years of the purchase would be able to replace 14 parts such as wipers, bulbs, hose belts and much more across its nine models, the automaker said in a statement.
"We have launched Hyundai Shield of Trust to provide uninterrupted and long term peace of mind to our customers thereby making them our lifetime partners," HMIL Director(Sales, Marketing & Service) Tarun Garg said. The initiative enables customers to opt for part replacement through all company dealerships having the option of procuring this package during car purchase or at any time before first free service, the company said.
Today, the company unveiled the name of its upcoming 7-seater SUV based on the Creta. The Hyundai Alcazar will be based on the Hyundai Creta and will use the same platform, stretched to accommodate the bigger Alcazar SUV, and will be the 7-seater premium SUV from Hyundai.
Recently, Hyundai Motor India had announced that it has sold over 9 million cars since its inception 25 years ago. Accordingly, 2021 marks 25 years of the company's presence in India. On May 6, 1996, HMIL officials laid the foundation of Hyundai Motor India's manufacturing facility at Irungattukkottai in Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu.
In CY2020, the company achieved its highest ever market share of 17.4 per cent. Besides, Hyundai has surpassed the 3 million vehicle export milestone in 2020. Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company (HMC). At present, it offers 11 car models across segments.