Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) reported a 3.4 per cent increase in total sales at 61,912 units in August. HMIL National Sales Head Vikas Jain said, "Hyundai continues to register strong growth in export markets with 25.8 per cent and a total volume of 61,912 units and overall 3.4 per cent on the strong performance of Grand i10, New Elite i20 and New 2018 Creta - Each continuing to cross over 10,000 sales mark consistently".
Its domestic sales fell by 2.8 per cent at 45,801 units in August as against 47,103 in August 2017. HMIL's exports jumped 25.8 per cent to 16,111 units as against 12,802 units in August last year. The company had sold 59,905 units in August 2017, HMIL said in a statement.
Hyundai is set to reveal the AH2’s official name on October 9, with the naming contest ending on September 25, 2018. However, a recent report suggests that Hyundai will officially launch the Santro in India on 23rd October, 2018, during the festive season. Also, Hyundai will reveal the car to the media on 4th October 2018.