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    Official: Hyundai celebrates selling one-millionth Santa Fe

    Hyundai celebrated a milestone yesterday when it sold the one-millionth Santa Fe crossover, which was the Korean automaker's first-and-only SUV when it was introduced in 2000. Hyundai credits the Santa Fe as being a key factor to the company's growth and success in the US, but it didn't describe ...

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    Report: Business booming for Hyundai in 'Bama, new production record set

    Although it may be a distinction of mild importance on a global scale, Hyundai announced that last month it set an all-time sales record for the month of April. Digging a little deeper, Hyundai-Blog – an enthusiast site not affiliated with the South Korean automaker – is reporting ...

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    Report: Hyundai gets 20,000 applicants for 877 jobs in Alabama

    Less than a month ago, Hyundai announced it would be adding a third shift at its Alabama assembly plant, resulting in an additional 877 jobs. You'd imagine with Alabama running a 7.2-percent unemployment rate in April – ranking right in the middle of the 50 states – competition for ...

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    Official: Hyundai adding third shift, nearly 900 jobs in Alabama [UPDATED]

    Hyundai sales are up 10 percent already this year, after ending 2011 on a 20-percent uptick. With its Alabama assembly plant already running over capacity, something had to change. In response, the Korean automaker will be adding 877 jobs at its Montgomery assembly plant to begin a third shift, ...

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    Report: Civil rights and labor groups urge Hyundai to fight Alabama immigration law

    Hyundai, one of the largest employers in the state of Alabama, has been urged by a group of 15 civil rights organizations and labor unions, including the United Auto Workers and NAACP, to help overturn Alabama's immigration law. The law was put into effect in September of 2011, and it requires ...

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    Report: Even with thin inventories and growing demand, Hyundai not looking for second U.S. plant

    Why is this man smiling? Well, it could be because hotcakes only wish they were selling as well as Hyundais. Or perhaps that grin says he knows something we don't – like when and where his company plans to build a second North American assembly plant. Yet Hyundai CEO John Krafcik told ...

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    Official: 1 millionth Hyundai Sonata rolls off the line in Alabama

    To understand just how far Hyundai has come in the past few years, look no further than the Sonata. The smartly styled sedan has earned attention and praise with fantastic efficiency and reliability, but we shouldn't forget that the last generation Sonata was a big step forward as well. More ...

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    Hyundai reportedly considering second U.S. plant to meet rising demand

    The millionth vehicle built at Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Alabama rolls off the line in 2009
    Every automaker wishes it had this problem: not enough supply to meet demand. The solution? Expand production, of course. That's the situation Hyundai is reportedly facing, and the automaker says that ...

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    Hyundai to be most American automaker by next year?

    Which automaker do you think is the most "American"? Some might say Chevrolet, since they're the self-proclaimed Heartbeat of America. Others might say Ford since the Mustang is as iconic an American image as baseball and apple pie. What if we told you the answer might just be Hyundai? As of next ...

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    Hyundai moving Elantra production to Alabama

    2011 Hyundai Avante/Elantra – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hyundai is getting ready to launch its redesigned Elantra here in the United States. Not only will it sell that car here, it will also be built here as well. Slated to join its Sonata and Sante Fe siblings, the 2011 ...

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    Hyundai builds one millionth vehicle in Alabama

    Hyundai first started building cars at its Montgomery, Alabama assembly plant in May 2005, and last week amidst considerable fanfare, the plant's one millionth car rolled off the line. The milestone vehicle was a 2010 Sonata sedan, one of the last of its type before the plant switches over to the ...


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