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SA vehicle sales: Grand i10 pushes Hyundai numbers through the roof

2019-04-08 14:01

Janine Van der Post

GRAND I10 REFRESHED: Hyundai SA has launched a facelifted version of its Grand i10. Image: Quickpic

Hyundai has sold 2624 passenger cars in March 2019 and its popular Grandi10 led the charge.

The much-loved entry-level vehicle moved 1030 units last month, adding to another good month for the Korean automaker.

Taking the second slot below the Grand i10 is the i20, with 476 units sold.

READ: SA car sales: Polo Vivo, Kwid, Grand i10 best-sellers in March

Another popular choice for Hyundai buyers seem to be the Creta, with the compact SUV sneaking in 308 units. The Tucson, the SUV that sits just above the Creta in the automaker's pecking order, managed 271 units.

In fifth place is the Accent on 173 units, followed by the H1 (172 units), and the Kona, a finalist in the 2019 Car of the Year competition, sold 90 units.

The formidable Elantra sedan goes eighth with 72 units, and the Santa Fé completes the list on 32 units.


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