HYUNDAI SALES FOR JUNE

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., July 1, 2003 -- Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 34,807 vehicles for the month of June. Year-to-date sales of Hyundai vehicles in the U.S. are up 4.9 percent. “In these difficult economic times, auto buyers in the U.S. are looking for value more than ever,” said Robert Cosmai, vice-president of national sales for Hyundai Motor America. “Our lineup of Hyundai vehicles deliver that value,” he added. “June sales were led by the Santa Fe sport utility vehicle, the compact Elantra and the midsize Sonata sedan.”

“All Hyundai vehicles sold in the U.S. are also covered by the Hyundai Advantage, America’s Best Warranty, which includes the outstanding 10-year/100,000 Powertrain Warranty,” Cosmai said. “It’s all part of the great Hyundai value story.”

Following is the sales breakdown for June 2003:

CARLINE Jun-03 Jun-02 CY2003 CY2002
ACCENT 4,863 6,602 28,085 38,642
SONATA 7,647 6,112 39,342 34,777
ELANTRA 9,127 12,568 57,813 59,686
TIBURON 2,209 2,299 11,618 9,825
SANTA FE 9,448 7,481 54,196 38,623
XG350 1,513 1,945 8,277 8,556
TOTAL 34,807 37,007 199,331 190,109

Editor’s Note: Robert Cosmai is available for interviews regarding Hyundai’s June sales. For an interview, please contact Chris Hosford at (714) 965-3470 or Mike Anson at (714) 965-3366.

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