HYUNDAI SETS RECORD FEBRUARY WITH 34,500 SALES

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 1, 2007 -- Hyundai Motor America today reported its best February ever with sales of 34,500 vehicles. Sales doubled for the all-new 2007 Santa Fe year-over-year.

“We are pleased to see a strong February given today’s challenging sales conditions across the country,” said Dave Zuchowski, Hyundai’s vice president of National Sales. “We expect to finish off the first quarter in March with another strong sales month on the strength of outstanding lease and finance options on Sonata and Santa Fe.”

All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are covered by The Hyundai Advantage, America’s Best Warranty. Hyundai buyers are protected by a 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty, and a 7-year/unlimited-mile anti-perforation warranty and 5-year/unlimited-mile roadside assistance protection.

Following is the sales breakdown for February 2007:

CARLINE Feb-07 Feb-06 CY2007 CY2006
ACCENT 2,408 1,231 4,845 2,584
SONATA 12,137 13,741 19,413 25,384
ELANTRA 6,128 8,340 12,489 16,120
TIBURON 879 1,097 1,656 2,116
SANTA FE 7,134 3,408 12,769 6,394
XG350/AZERA 1,784 2,052 3,469 3,859
TUCSON 2,943 4,145 5,712 7,765
ENTOURAGE 1,087 N/A 1,868 N/A
TOTAL 34,500 34,014 62,221 64,222

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