Hyundai tries to revive momentum with new China-only car


By Hyunjoo Jin and Norihiko Shirouzu SEOUL/BEIJING July 31 (Reuters) - South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor is planning to launch a car made just for China in early 2014 as it tries to regain momentum in the world's biggest auto market, where it lost market share during the first half of 2012. According to two individuals with direct knowledge of the car, Hyundai is shrinking the mid-size Sonata sedan to create what one of the sources described as a ...

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