While Hyundai grew by 12.3 %, Kia went up by 22 % !
Indeed, when the global auto market is coming out of a recession, people are looking for value for money. If that comes with higher style quotient, esp the new Sonata & Kia launches, buyers 'feel better'!
With US demand also looking good, an interesting H2 ahead. But there have been reports of shortage of Hyundai cars in Middle East