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Hyundai Motor America (HMA) makes, sales, and services the Elantra, Sonata, and other
HMA has a manufacturing facility in Montgomery, Alabama; an engineering facility in Superior Township, Michigan; and a design and research facility in Irvine, California.
In order to win greater market share in the midsize sedan segment against the likes of the
As US regulations for energy conservation and efficiency get tighter, automakers are looking to incorporate additional design features that will reduce both the size and weight and emissions of their vehicles. Hyundai is the first to publicly announce its plans to achieve a targeted 10% weight reduction across its vehicle line by the end of 2015. It is working on a concept car known as the Blue-Will, an all-electric vehicle built using lighter-weight carbon fiber and engineered plastics. It will run on a lithium polymer battery built by Korean-based
In 2015 the company introduced the innovative Santa Cruz Crossover Truck Concept. In 2014 HMA partnered with the powertrain expert Bisimoto Engineering to create a 708 horsepower version of its popular Sonata vehicle.
In the largest investment in an office building ever made in the US by Hyundai, in 2014 HMA completed the construction and moved into, its new $200 million headquarters in Fountain Valley, California.
10550 TALBERT AVE
Fountain Valley, CA 92708-6032
Phone: 1 (714) 965-3000
Employer Type: Privately Owned
VP and Chief Marketing Officer: Dean L. Evans
Manager Strategic Planning And Research: Heather Kluter
CEO: Lee Kyung-soo
Employees (This Location): 345
Employees (All Locations): 600
Fountain Valley, CA
Oakbrook Terrace, IL
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