Solaris accounts for nearly two-thirds of auto maker’s Russia sales.
VIENNA – Hyundai Motor Mfg. Rus, the auto plant based in St. Petersburg, Russia, and owned 70% by Hyundai and 30% by Kia, marks production of its 500,000th car. The milestone car is a red Hyundai Solaris sedan with an automatic transmission and 1.6L gasoline engine. HMMR, which launched volume output in January 2011, manufactures Hyundai Solaris and Kia Rio subcompact sedans and hatchbacks. The plant produced 224,418 units in 2012 and 113,620 this year through June. Hyundai ...
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