Half of Hyundai, Kia cars sold in US are SUVs

Korea Herald | Dec 8, 2019 at 8:23 AM
  • Of the 1.2 million vehicles Hyundai and its smaller affiliate Kia sold as of November, 668,328 units or 55.4 percent of the total were SUV, from 30.9 percent in 2013.
  • Palisade and Telluride are both listed as finalists of the Car of the Year in North America award’s SUV category.
  • The companies are set to expand their SUV lineup with Kia launching small SUV Seltos in the first quarter of 2020 and Hyundai releasing the first SUV under its luxury flagship Genesis, GV80, also next year.