HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA REPORTS APRIL SALES

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., May 1, 2008 - Hyundai Motor America today announced sales of 39,280 for the month of April, a 0.4 percent increase over the same period last year.

“In a pretty tough economy, we are pleased that sales were slightly up over April 2007,” said Dave Zuchowski, Hyundai Motor America’s vice president of national sales. “Car buyers showed strong interest in our more fuel-efficient vehicles. The Accent, Elantra and Sonata sold well reflecting concerns with the overall economy and rising fuel prices.”

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 power train warranty, a 5-year/60,000-mile bumper-to-bumper warranty, a 7-year/unlimited-mile anti-perforation warranty and 5-year/unlimited-mile roadside assistance protection.

CARLINE Apr-08 Apr-07 CY2008 CY2007
ACCENT 4,115 2,918 14,329 11,190
SONATA 11,001 10,434 35,432 40,431
ELANTRA 9,981 8,166 33,851 30,998
TIBURON 894 1,154 2,965 4,057
SANTA FE 7,252 6,743 24,943 27,982
AZERA 2,771 2,812 8,477 8,676
TUCSON 1,721 3,563 7,734 13,257
ENTOURAGE 500 2,697 2,042 5,923
VERACRUZ 1,045 650 4,845 828
TOTAL 39,280 39,137 134,618 143,342

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