The Hyundai Motor Co. logo is seen on the front grill of a Santa Fe sports utility vehicle.(Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg)

Hyundai’s Sales Rise 17 Percent In September 

Hyundai Motor India Ltd.’s sales rose on the demand for its new Verna variant in September.

Domestic sales increased 17.4 percent to 50,028 units compared to the year-ago month, a company statement said on Sunday.

Sales were boosted by the success of the newly launched Verna, Rakesh Srivastava, director, sales and marketing, said. Over 6,000 units of the mid-sized sedan were sold during last month, he said.