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Hyundai records best-ever May sales

Hyundai sold 67,019 vehicles in May, making it the company's third straight month with over 60,000 in sales.

Hyundai Motor America has just released their May sales figures and they could not be more impressive. The South Korean-based automaker recorded its best May ever, selling 67,019 units, up over 13 percent compared to last May. The remarkable month is actually Hyundai’s second best sales month in company history.

"The industry experienced choppier waters than anticipated in May," said Dave Zuchowski, executive vice president of sales for Hyundai Motor America. "While industry demand and traffic remained strong, consumer confidence was clearly conflicted with a recovering market being hedged against the inherent uncertainties of a looming presidential election and some disappointing housing and unemployment news. Amidst this economic backdrop and our own very low inventories, we felt great about setting yet another monthly volume record and are really well positioned for what we fully expect to be a robust summer sales period."

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