Hyundai, Kia’s eco-friendly car exports up 47 pct in Jan.-April

Yonhap News Agency | May 31, 2021 at 3:03 AM
  • Hyundai Motor Group’s eco-friendly vehicle exports jumped 46.6 percent in the first four months of this year compared with a year earlier, led by robust demand for its electric vehicle (EVs) and hybrid models, industry data showed Monday.
  • The automaker offers hybrid models for the Kona, Tuscon and Santa Fe SUVs, as well as the Ioniq, Sonata and Avante sedans, and its EV lineup includes the Ioniq 5, Kona SUV, Porter pickup truck and Ioniq hatchback.
  • Its fuel cell electric vehicle Nexo sold 526 units over the period, up 39.5 percent from a year earlier.