With these distinctions, both brands continue to show that they not only come out with class-leading models such as the Hyundai Sonata and Kia Optima, they are also committed to producing high-performance, environmentally friendly products.
According to the EPA fuel economy rankings for 2010 model year vehicles, Hyundai and Kia cars posts fuel economy values of around 27 miles per gallon (mpg). Meanwhile, in the CO2 emissions rankings, EPA data shows that Hyundai exhibited the lowest fleet-wide adjusted composite CO2 emissions performance at 329 g/mi for its 2010 model year vehicles. It bested Kia by just one point at 330 g/mi.
According to John Krafcik, Hyundai Motor America president and CEO, “The 2011 EPA data demonstrates Hyundai’s commitment to fuel economy leadership and validates the effectiveness of our Blue Drive strategy.” According to him, Hyundai is committed to developing a suite of smart and fuel-efficient strategies that range from hybrid vehicles to new solutions for high-technology gasoline vehicles.
He added, “Gas prices are expected to hit record highs this summer and consumers are looking for ways to cut back on fuel costs with cars that offer improved fuel economy. Through innovations such as light-weight steel, direct injection technology, turbo charging and advanced transmissions we are able to improve the efficiency and performance of all our vehicles, allowing us to achieve best-in-class fuel economy and emissions levels for the Hyundai brand.”
Indianapolis car dealer Ray Skillman is a leading distributor of both Hyundai and Kia cars in the area. The combined inventory of the Ray Skillman Auto Group includes thousands of brand new and previously owned vehicles, making Ray Skillman the car dealer Indianapolis residents can count on for high quality and fuel-efficient vehicles.
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