The HB20 and Hyundai Creta are coming in Q1 2022

The HB20 and Hyundai Creta are coming in Q1 2022


Hyundai HB20 and Creta ended the 2022 quarter with strong sales (Image: Disclosure)

According to the brand, the HB20 hatch took first place in that period among all passenger cars. The result was responsible for generating a market share in the first three months of the year of 10.8%, a historical record for the car manufacturer. already Hyundai Creta takes off in the SUV segment. See details!

The Hyundai HB20 and Crete finished the 2022 quarter with good sales figures
Hyundai HB20 and Creta ended the 2022 quarter with strong sales (Image: Disclosure)

HB20 remains the leader in sales among passenger cars and Hyundai Creta follows the same “step” among SUVs.

The Hyundai HB20 in its hatch configuration was just the best-selling passenger car in the national market in the past year after selling 86,455 units from January to December last year.

Within its segment, of small hatchbacks, which closed with a drop of 28% compared to 2020, the HB20 saw its share rise from 18% to more than 25% from one year to the next.

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And continuing the positive trend of 2021, Hyundai recorded the best stock in its history in the quarter.

Overall, the automaker recorded a 10.8% market share and maintained fourth place among all brands, with 40,359 units sold.

When considering cars sold only by the dealer network directly to individuals, the share is even higher, around 13.2%.

All numbers were officially released by Fenabrave – the National Federation of Motor Vehicle Distributors.

The Hyundai HB20 and Crete finished the 2022 quarter with good sales figures
The Hatch was the best-selling passenger car in 2021 (Image: Disclosure)

The Hyundai HB20 closes the quarter with more than 18,000 units registered

When analyzing the annual assembly, that is, between the corresponding period between the months of January and March 2022, the Hyundai HB20 hatch was the best-selling passenger car in the first quarter of 2022 with 18,761 units sold.

Hyundai Creta New Generation has a prominent position among SUVs

The Hyundai Creta SUV also gained momentum and took second place in its category during the period, with 12,667 units sold, 81% of which were the Creta Nova Geração, launched in September last year.

“With the HB20’s strong leadership among passenger cars and continued strong demand for the New Generation Crete in the first quarter, it is clear that customers value the Hyundai brand, and want our superior driving experience and reliable vehicles.

The innovative and latest generation of our flagship SUV – the Creta – brings unique and market-first features to the category, raising the bar and positioning it as a true challenger to the top-tier competitors”, comments Ken Ramirez, president and CEO of Hyundai Central and South America.

Good features of the automaker’s hatch

The Hyundai HB20 is a hatch that has several positive points in its favor, such as an agile engine, a good level of finish for the unit and good interior space, even though it is compact.

The automatic model is sold in a total of six versions, priced between R$70,690 and R$104,690.

As for the engine, the car configuration is divided into a 1.0-liter five-speed manual engine and a 1.0-liter TGDI engine with a six-speed automatic transmission.

In addition, comfort and technology items, such as the Bluelink system, are also shown in a more complete configuration.

Hyundai Creta
The Hyundai Creta SUV also featured among the best sellers (Image: Disclosure)

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Nicole Santana

Nicole SantanaJournalist and business communication specialist, with more than three years of experience working actively in the automotive industry and was awarded in 2016 for the best journalistic report through the Auto Informe competition. He is currently dedicated to the writing of the website Garagem 360, providing news, tests and multimedia content about the world of cars.