Hyundai Motor UK Hosts Annual Retailer Awards

Hyundai Motor UK’s 2023 Annual Retailer Awards have once again celebrated exemplary performance across its 165-strong UK Retailer network, with Read Motor Group taking the honours as both Retailer Group of the Year and Customer Retailer Group of the Year, while the Overall Retailer crown went to Paul Rigby Hyundai Bromsgrove.

Richmond Motor Group celebrated success with the sales retailer group award, while Sales Retailer of the Year went to Cannon Motors Hyundai. Ancaster Group was named Progress Retailer Group of the Year, with the progress retailer award won by Lings Hyundai. Customer Retailer of the Year went to C R Morrow Hyundai, Marshall Motor Group celebrated a successive victory as Aftersales Retailer Group of the Year and Aftersales Retailer of the Year went to Milton Keynes Hyundai.

Each of the Retailers were assessed throughout 2023, using Hyundai UK’s Balanced Scorecard, a system which assesses and evaluates five key areas: New Car Sales, Aftersales Performance, Customer Experience, Retailer Profitability and Future Mobility.

Ashley Andrew, President of Hyundai and Genesis UK, said: “These awards, based on the performance within Hyundai’s Balanced Scorecard system, are a celebration of the outstanding hard work and dedication of our Retail Partners and their teams to supporting the Hyundai Franchise. Read Motor Group continues to be one of the leading lights within the Network making strong improvements across their retail operations and showcasing best practice in a number of key areas making them not only the Overall Retailer Group but also Customer Retailer Group of the Year. Overall Retailer of the Year for Paul Rigby Hyundai Bromsgrove reflects its absolute dedication to delivering a market-leading buying and ownership experience. I would like to express my sincere thanks and gratitude to all of this year’s winners but also to all our Partners across the network who are supporting the growth of the Hyundai brand in the UK.”

The complete list of Retailer Awards from Hyundai Motor UK:

Overall Retailer Group and Customer Retailer Group – Read Motor Group
Overall Retailer – Paul Rigby Hyundai Bromsgrove
Sales Retailer Group – Richmond Motor Group
Sales Retailer – Cannon Motors Hyundai
Progress Retailer Group – Ancaster Group
Progress Retailer – Lings Hyundai
Customer Retailer – C R Morrow Hyundai
Aftersales Retailer Group – Marshall Motor Group
Aftersales Retailer – Milton Keynes Hyundai
Hyundai Motor UK sales grew 8.3% year-on-year during 2023, continuing an upwards sales trend that saw 2022 sales also up 15.3% over the same period. Overall, Hyundai Motor UK sold 87,100 vehicles last year, with TUCSON leading the surge, as both the best-selling Hyundai model and the 2nd best-selling hybrid in the UK.

About Hyundai Motor Company
Established in 1967, Hyundai Motor Company is present in over 200 countries with more than 120,000 employees dedicated to tackling real-world mobility challenges around the globe. Based on the brand vision ‘Progress for Humanity,’ Hyundai Motor is accelerating its transformation into a Smart Mobility Solution Provider. The company invests in advanced technologies such as robotics and Advanced Air Mobility (AAM) to bring about revolutionary mobility solutions, while pursuing open innovation to introduce future mobility services. In pursuit of sustainable future for the world, Hyundai will continue its efforts to introduce zero emission vehicles equipped with industry-leading hydrogen fuel cell and EV technologies.

Hyundai Motor Europe HQ was formally established in 2000 with its main office in Offenbach, Germany. It is the regional headquarters responsible for selling vehicles in 47 European countries through 2,279 sales outlets, holding a 4.2 per cent market share in the first three quarters of 2023. More than 70 per cent of the vehicles Hyundai sold in the region are models engineered, tested, and built in Europe to meet the needs of European customers, served by the company’s Czech and Turkish production plants.

In the third quarter of 2023, around 16.1 per cent of Hyundai cars sold in Europe were zero-tailpipe-emission vehicles (BEVs and FCEVs), including respective World Car of the Year 2022 and 2023 winners IONIQ 5 and IONIQ 6. This makes Hyundai one of the leading manufacturers in terms of fleet share as well as total sales of zero-tailpipe-emission vehicles in Europe, as the company transitions to becoming a Smart Mobility Solutions Provider.

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