Hyundai rolls out 7 millionth car from its plant in India

The company has rolled off the 7th million car from its manufacturing plants in Chennai, Eighteen years later. Hyundai started their journey in India in 1998 when they first introduced the Santro in the country.

Hyundai has been at the top for the last 10 years and the Korean carmaker exports cars to 92 countries from India. In terms of market share, Hyundai is the second biggest carmaker in India, second only to Maruti Suzuki.

The Creta was launched less than two years ago and has been able to carve out a sizeable share of the compact SUV segment for itself. The 7th million car to roll off the Hyundai plant’s assembly line is the compact SUV, Creta.

The Indian arm of the Korean carmaker intends to hit the 10 million mark by the first half of 2021, the Indian subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company is only behind its Chinese counterpart in terms of number of vehicles produced.