FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., March 1, 2006 -- Hyundai Motor America today announced February sales of 34,014 vehicles, a new record for the month of February. Hyundai’s newest sedans posted the largest percentage increases. Sales of the all-new 2006 Sonata grew by 41 percent and the all-new 2006 Azera and the XG350 it replaced, posted gains of 53 percent over February of last year.
“The all-new Sonata and Azera continue to gain momentum,” said Mark Barnes, Hyundai’s vice president of National Sales. “With Hyundai’s superior safety and value, Sonata and Azera continue to resonate with consumers.”
All Hyundai cars and sport utility 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 2006: