FOUNTAIN VALLEY, CA (WSFA) - The Hyundai Motor Company is reporting new sales figures for March 2015 and officials saying the period was the automaker's best month ever. The company sold 12 percent more vehicles that it did during the same time a year prior, a total of 75,019 units.
The company's Montgomery, Alabama plant churned out thousands of Sonata (18,340) and Elantra (28,794) models. The Sonata's sales were down by around a 1,000 cars compared to the same time in 2014, but up for the year. The Elantra, meanwhile, is seeing a surge in sales, up 34 percent in the same time frame.
Hyundai debuted its new 2016 Tuscon Thursday at the New York International Auto Show Wednesday.
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INFORMATION SOURCE: Hyundai Motor America