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Hyundai Elantra hits 500,000 cumulative sales

The milestone sale, a 2017 Elantra GL, was delivered to a customer in Montreal, Quebec.

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Hot on the heels of the February launch of the all-new 2017 Elantra compact sedan, Hyundai Auto Canada Corp. has announced it has reached a sales milestone with the Elantra nameplate, achieving 500,000 cumulative sales since June, 1991.

The milestone sale, a 2017 Elantra GL, was delivered to a customer in Montreal, Quebec.

With the arrival of the 2017 model, six generations of Elantra models have been proudly displayed in Hyundai dealership showrooms coast-to-coast. For company executives, the all-new Elantra has some big shoes to fill.

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The Elantra combines the latest features and technology and making them accessible to buyers. The 2011 Elantra, for example, was the first compact car to offer heated rear seats.

For the 2017 model, Hyundai elevated the benchmark, becoming the first to make heated front seats standard in the compact segment.

The 2017 model also offers a host of advanced safety systems, including Autonomous Emergency Braking with Pedestrian Detection, Lane Keep Assist, and adaptive cruise control, among others.

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