Hyundai India most awarded car brand for 2014-15, wins two consecutive ICOTY awards
As Hyundai Motor India became the most admired auto brand in 2014-15, it also is the most awarded car brand for 2014-15. Elite i20 was judged Indian Car of the Year 2015 while the model also grabbed 5 Car of the Year awards thus allowing its auto brand to become the only one to win two consecutive ICOTY awards. Hyundai Motors India is also celebrating 2014 as the Year of Excellence as the company has achieved record sales of over 4.10 lakh units with the Grand i10, Xcent, Santa Fe and Elite i20 forming a major chunk of sales.
Awards were bestowed on Hyundai Motors India by juries that consisted of members of leading automotive publications. Hyundai Elite i20 was nominated Car of the Year, received the Viewer’s Choice Award, Hatchback of the Year, Premium Hatchback of the Year, Design of the Year and Best car of 2014 by leading publications in India. Hyundai Xcent was also recipient of Value Car of the Year Award, Subcompact Sedan of the Year, Best Value for Money and Value for Money while Hyundai Santa Fe received awards for Premium SUV of the year. Hyundai Motor India was also selected Best Manufacturer of the Year.