Hyundai has approximately 6,000 sales networks in 180 countries, making them one of the top auto manufacturers in the world. Based out of Korea, Chung Ju-Yung established the Hyundai Auto Service in 1947. In 1967 he officially founded the Hyundai Motor Company and first launched the "Cortina" model auto with the Ford Motor Company in 1968. Hyundai entered the U.S. market in 1984 with the "Excel" model. Previously using the technology of other companies for their automobiles, Hyundai began incorporating its own technology into cars in 1989 with the "Sonata." The company quickly expanded its global market and started to sponsor events like the FIFA World Cup.

The global corporate headquarters of Hyundai are located in Seoul, South Korea. Hyundai's U.S. corporate headquarters are located in Fountain Valley, Calif. With approximately 300 employees in its headquarters and offices overseas, Hyundai offers products including automobiles, electronic equipment, machinery and steel. 

My Hyundai

Hyundai offers online vehicle management for all Hyundai owners. Members can log on to the website and gain access to all their ownership information. The account can keep track of driving habits, service records and vehicle warranty information. My Hyundai members can also prepare forms for service and view benefits and details about their vehicle.

Test Drive

Hyundai makes it easy to book an appointment for a test drive. Those that want to test drive a Hyundai can simply visit the website, and select " Test Drive" under "Research Tools." Potential buyers have the option of choosing a dealer close to their home.


Financing is available through the Hyundai Motor Company. The financing department offers special programs and assistance with financing a Hyundai purchase. Leasing options and financial evaluations are also available through the company.

Hyundai's global corporate office is located here:

231 Yangjae-dong, Seocho-gu
Seoul, 137-938, South Korea

The U.S. headquarters are located here:

10550 Talbert Ave.
Fountain Valley, CA 92708

Call Hyundai for more information toll free at (800)826-2277.

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