According to the rating of quality represented by June 22, 2009 authoritative American marketing agency JD Power and Associates, Hyundai took the top spot among manufacturers of fuel-efficient cars and the fourth place among all automakers.
In addition, the results of the same survey, Hyundai Elantra model received the highest award for quality in the compact car segment, the new model Hyundai Genesis significantly surpassed in terms of a typical midsize premium car, a Hyundai Accent ranked second in the subcompact segment cars.
Hyundai is the second time in the last four years, takes the first place among manufacturers of fuel-efficient cars and the second time is among the first top four automakers in general, repeating his achievement in 2006. In a study conducted by the agency JD Power and Associates, cars valued at 228 indicators, including overall driving comfort, the behavior of the engine and gearbox, as well as a wide range of defects and design problems faced by car owners.
"Our excellent results show, first of all, a high degree of dedication and commitment to the common cause of all team members Hyundai, - commented John Krafcik (John Krafcik), President and CEO of Hyundai. - We are particularly pleased to strong start model Genesis, the award-winning "Car of the Year in North America", which is superior to some competing models of luxury. And, of course, we are very encouraged by the estimates obtained economical models Elantra and Accent ».