Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) has revealed that their Next Gen Verna has started journey with a huge success. Hyundai confirms more than 25,000 Verna bookings with 1.5 lakh enquiries since launch in India on August 22, 2017.
YK Koo, MD & CEO, HMIL says, “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.” Presented as Intelligent by Design with Human Technology Connect, new Verna is creating new benchmarks in its segment.
Next Gen Verna bookings are almost double of Hyundai India monthly target. Built on the K2 platform similar to Elantra, Next Gen Verna brings together Futuristic Design, Dynamic Performance, Super safety, New Technology & Advanced Features. Verna’s SUPER BODY STRUCTURE frame is built of 50% Advanced High Strength Steel (AHSS) for super strength and safety.
For Oct 2017, Hyundai India reports sales of 49,588 units, which is a decline as compared to October 2016 sales when the company sold 50,017 units.
Rakesh Srivastava, Director – Sales and Marketing, HMIL says alongwith 5th gen Verna, strong demand for Grand i10, Elite i20 and Creta helped the company. The market is rife with speculations on GST cess increase. Challenges have been posed by floods in many states. Hyundai India looks forward to a period of strong buying in the festive season owing to good monsoon.
Owing to floods and waterclogging this week, Hyundai Motor India Ltd will offer a Special Service Support Package for Hyundai car owners affected in Mumbai and Vapi. A Service Operation Squad and 30 emergency road service vehicles are deployed for relief services.
Y K Koo, MD & CEO says Hyundai is a caring and customer centric brand. Complimentary Road Side Assistance (18001024645/0124-4343937) will enable towing operations. 350 technicians are are at it to bring affected vehicles upto date. Hyundai spare parts supplier MOBIS has prioritized order of spare parts for Mumbai and Vapi workshops to expedite the process.