December 20, 2019:
Hyundai Motor India Ltd. (HMIL),
one of the leading smart mobility solutions provider and largest exporter, has bagged
Indian Car of the Year 2020 (ICOTY) award for Hyundai VENUE.
The ICOTY award is adjudged
by a diverse group of 16-member Jury of all the prominent automotive
publications in the country.
Kim, MD & CEO, HMIL, said, “It is a moment of great pride for all of us at the Hyundai family. We
are honored to win the most prestigious automotive award – ‘Indian Car of the Year 2020’ for
India’s First Connected SUV – Hyundai VENUE. Hyundai VENUE has become the
customers’ first choice in India and has penned a new success story with over
95,000 bookings (till date) in India. Winning the 6th ICOTY award
symbolises the trust and faith of customers in Hyundai brand. We thank all our
Customers, Partners, Media and Jurors for choosing Hyundai VENUE as the Indian Car of the Year 2020 and making
Hyundai the most loved and trusted car manufacturer in India.”
Dr Raghupati Singhania, Chairman & Managing Director, JK Tyre &
Industries Ltd., said, “This is the most exciting night for the auto industry
and rightfully so. We, at JK Tyre, are proud to be supporting the ICOTY &
IMOTY awards ever since its inception. With automakers leaping forward and
innovating at a rapid pace, this year brought many strong contenders to the
table, making the jury’s task of picking winners that much more difficult.
Despite the tough competition, each entrant is a winner in their own right. I
would like to extend hearty congratulations to tonight’s winners who made it to
the top with the exceptional style, technology and innovation they brought in
their vehicles. It has been an absolute joy to witness the same zeal
translating on to the roads. JK Tyre’s support to ICOTY and IMOTY Awards is a
testimony to that fervor for excellence and being part of this remarkable
journey has been simply wonderful.”
advanced features and contemporary outlook helped Hyundai VENUE to deliver high
performance and become the first choice of today’s millennial generation and be
the most desired SUV.
HMIL has won six ICOTY
Awards for its products: VENUE, VERNA, CRETA, ELITE i20, GRAND i10 and i10 for
the year 2020, 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014 and 2008 respectively.