Awards

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PNG Motors
Model Year Publication/Organisation Country Award
Hyundai 2011 Most Satisfied Customers- Sedan Category
Best Value for Money Cars
Australia CANSTAR Blue
Hyundai 2009 UTVi Autocar India Manufacturer of the Year
Hyundai 2009 NDTV Car & Bike India Manufacturer of the Year
Hyundai 2008 Autocar UK UK Car Company of the Year
Hyundai 2006 Auto Zeitung Magazine Germany 2006 Qualitäts Report - Most Reliable Brand
Hyundai 2006 AutoPacific USA Ideal Vehicle Brand
Hyundai 2006 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: 3rd among all nameplates behind Porsche and Lexus
Hyundai 2006 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: Best Quality 'non-premium' car brand
Hyundai 2006 Sobre Ruedas Magazine USA Manufactureer Sobre Ruedas 2006 (Mfr Of The Year)

i30 2011 People's Choice Award AUS ECO Car Magazine
i30 SX 2011 Most Affordable Small Car to Own and Run AUS RACV, RACQ, RAC, RACT, RAA
i30 2010 Autocar UK UK Driver Power Customer Satisfaction Survey
i30cw wagon 2009 Standards Australia AUS Australian International Design Mark
i30cw wagon CRDi 2009 Ecocar Magazine AUS Eco Car of the Year
i30 1.4 2009 What Car? UK 'Small Family Car Best Buy under £12,000
i30 CRDi 2009 AA Motoring Excellence Awards NZ Best Overall Car and Best Compact Car
i30 SX 2009 NRMA AUS Most Economical Small Car to Own and Run
i30 SX 2008 Australia's Best Car Awards AUS Australia's Best Mid Size Car under $28,000
i30 CRDi 2008 NRMA, RACV, RACQ, RACWA, RACT & RAA AUS Most Economical Small Car to Own and Run
i30 CRDi 2008 Ecocar Magazine AUS Best Small Car
i30 2008 Autocar MIDDLE EAST Best Compact Car of the Year
i30 2008 Spanish Newspaper ABC SPAIN Car of the Year
i30 CRDi 2007 Carsguide AUS Car of the Year
i30 CRDi 2007 Carsguide AUS Green Car of the Year

Getz SX 2009 Wheels Magazine AUS Light Segment Used Car Star
Getz 2009 ECOCAR Magazine AUS Highly Commended Small Car
Getz S 2009 NRMA AUS Most Economical Car to Own and Run
Getz 2008 Australia's Best Cars AUS Finalist - Best Small Car
Getz S 2008 NRMA, RACV, RACQ, RACWA, RACT & RAA AUS Most Economical Car to Own and Run
Getz Sxi 2007 Wheels Magazine AUS Gold Star Car
Getz 2007 RACV, RACWA, RAA AUS Most Economical Light Car to Own and Run
Getz 2007 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Cheapest Car to Run
Getz 2006 SHEdrives Car of the Year AUS Best First Car
Getz 2005 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable Light Car to Own and Run
Getz 2005 Australia's Best Cars AUS Best Small Car
Getz 2004 Money Magazine AUS Best Priced Car under $25,000
Getz 2004 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable Light Car to Own and Run
Getz 2003 Australia's Best Cars AUS Best Small Car
Getz 2003 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable Light Car to Own and Run

Accent 2009 NADAguides.com USA Best Coup 1st & Best Sub-compact Car
Accent 2009 J.D. Power and Associates USA Most Dependable Sub-Compact Car
Accent 2009 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Accent 2008 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Accent 2005 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: 1st place (Small Car) (tied)
Accent 2004 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: Highest ranked sub-compact car
Accent 2001 Australia’s Best Cars Awards AUS Australia's Best Small Car
Accent 2000 Australia’s Best Cars Awards AUS Australia's Best Small Car

Elantra 2011 Finalist for the Australian International Design Award AUS Standards Australia
Elantra 2008 U.S News & World Report USA Best Compact Car for the Money
Elantra 2008 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Elantra 2007 AutoPacific USA Most Ideal Compact Car
Elantra 2005 Consumer Guide USA Recommended Vehicle
Elantra 2004 Consumer Guide USA Recommended Vehicle
Elantra 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Small Car Ownership Experience (tied)
Elantra 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Value Award: Award in Small Cars
Elantra 2003 Strategic VisionAutoPacific USA Vehicle Satisfaction Awards: 1st place [tied] Compact Car

Sonata 2009 Ward's Auto World Magazine USA Interior of the Year
Sonata 2009 American Council for Energy Efficient Economy (ACEEE) USA Greener Choices 2009
Sonata 2009 IntelliChoice.com USA Best Overall Values of 2009
Sonata 2008 American Council (ACEEE) USA Greener Choices for 2008 Honours
Sonata 2008 The Car Book 2008 USA Best Bet
Sonata 2007 New Zealand Company Vehicle & Executive Cars Magazine NZ Business Car of the Year
Sonata 2007 AutoPacific USA Most Ideal Premium Mid-Sized Car
Sonata 2006 Auto Journalists Assoc of Canada Canada Best New Family Car under $C35,000
Sonata 2006 AutoPacific USA Ideal Premium Midsize Car
Sonata 2006 Motor Week on TV USA Driver Choice Awards, Best Family Sedan
Sonata 2005 National Business Review NZ Car of the Year
Sonata 2005 Consumer Guide USA Recommended Vehicle
Sonata 2005 Popular Mechanics magazine USA Excellence in Safety Award
Sonata 2005 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable Medium Car to Own and Run
Sonata 2004 Consumer Guide USA Recommended Vehicle
Sonata 2004 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: Highest ranked entry midsize car
Sonata 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Compact Car Ownership Experience

Genesis 2009 NACOTY USA North American Car of the Year
Genesis 2009 About.com USA Best New Cars of 2009
Genesis 2009 On Wheels Media Inc. USA Car of the Year
Genesis 2009 Cars.com USA Car of the Year
Genesis 2009 Fortune Magazine USA Best Buy
Genesis 2009 Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) USA Top Safety Pick
Genesis 2009 Motorweek USA Best Luxury Sedan- Driver's Choice Awards
Genesis 2009 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Genesis 2009 NADAguides.com USA Top Luxury Car

Grandeur 2007 JD Power & Associates USA Automotive Performance, Execution and layout studySM (APPEAL)- Large Segment
Grandeur 2007 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Large Car (tied)
Grandeur 2006 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Large Car Ownership Experience
Grandeur 2006 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Luxury/Large Car
Grandeur 2006 Auto Journalists Assoc of Canada Canada Best New Family Car over $C35,000 (car badged ‘Azera’)
Grandeur 2006 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Large Car Ownership Experience
Grandeur 2006 Auto Mujeres al Volante Magazine USA Best New Luxury Family Car (car badged ‘Azera’)
Grandeur 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Value Award: Award in Mid-Size Cars

Tucson

2009 NADAguides.com USA Top Crossover
Tucson 2009 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Tucson 2008 The Car Book USA Best Bet
Tucson 2007 AutoPacific USA Most ideal Compact Crossover SUV
Tucson 2007 AutoPacific USA Vehicle Satisfaction Award
Tucson 2007 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Compact Crossover SUV
Tucson 2007 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable SUV to Own and Run (Tucson City)
Tucson 2006 Strategic Vision USA Total Value Award: Best Small SUV Ownership Experience (tied)
Tucson 2006 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: Best quality multi-activity vehicle
Tucson 2005 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Compact Car (tied)
Tucson 2005 Consumer Guide USA Recommended Vehicle
Tucson 2005 JD Power & Associates USA Initial Quality Study: Highest quality all-new model launched in 2005
Tucson 2005 Motor Week on TV USA Best New Crossover
Tucson 2005 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Small SUV Ownership Experience
Tucson 2005 World of Wheels USA Editor’s Choice: SUV / Crossover under $US 45,000

Santa Fe Elite   Car of the Year- Best Medium AWD SUV AUS OzRoamer 4WD & SUV Guide 2011
Santa Fe SLX 2011 Most Affordable Medium SUV to Own and Run AUS NRMA

Santa Fe

2009 Cars.com USA Best Bets
Santa Fe 2008 Strategic Vision's Total Quality Index (TQI) USA Best-in-Segment for small SUVs
Santa Fe 2007 Overlander 4WD Magazine AUS Best Compact 4WD
Santa Fe 2007 Insurance Institute for highway Safety (IIHS) USA Top Safety Pick Award
Santa Fe 2007 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Small SUV Ownership Experience
Santa Fe 2006 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Mid-Size Sport Utility
Santa Fe CRDi 2006 NZ Automotive Awards NZ SUV of the Year
Santa Fe 2006 National Business Review NZ SUV of the Year
Santa Fe 2006 AutoPacific USA Ideal Standard Midsize SUV
Santa Fe 2005 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Standard Mid-Size SUV (tied)
Santa Fe 2004 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Standard Mid-Size Sport Utility
Santa Fe 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Quality Award: Best Small SUV Ownership Experience
Santa Fe 2004 Strategic Vision USA Total Value Award: Best Small SUV Ownership Experience
Santa Fe 2002 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Mid-Size Sport Utility
Santa Fe 2001 AutoPacific USA Best in Class Vehicle Satisfaction: Compact Sport Utility

Terracan CRDi

2006 Overlander 4WD Magazine AUS Annual Best of the Best Awards: Best Value for money 4WD
Terracan CRDi 2005 Overlander 4WD Magazine AUS Annual Best of the Best Awards: Best Value for money 4WD

Trajet

2007 NRMA Motoring & Services AUS Most Affordable People Mover to Run

iLoad

2009 Delivery Magazine AUS Best Van of the Year
iLoad Crew Van 2008 Delivery Magazine AUS Best Medium Van 2008

iMax 2011 Australia’s ‘Best People Mover’ AUS Australia's Best Cars
iMax 2011 Most Affordable People Mover to Own and Run AUS RACV, RACQ, RAC, RACT, RAA

iMax

2008 Australia's Best Cars Awards AUS Australia's Best People Mover

Veracruz

2009 Cars.com USA Best Bets
Veracruz 2008 AutoPacific USA Best Large Crossover Sport Utility Vehicle
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