Aug. 15, at the "Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus" in St. Petersburg held a solemn ceremony of graduation half-million vehicles.
- five hundred thousandth became red Hyundai Solaris in picking Family with automatic transmission and a 1.6 liter engine
Milestone of 500,000 vehicles the company has overcome the 2.5 years from commencement of commercial production (January 2011).
In the first year the plant has earned in two, and then three shifts. At full capacity, providing for an annual production of 200,000 vehicles, the company "Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus" came by early 2012. Almost half of the components in vehicles produced by the Hyundai in St. Petersburg — domestic production. The main suppliers of the plant located in the North-West region.