Hyundai Motor India (HMIL) will be providing transportation for FIFA officials through premium Hyundai cars during the FIFA U17 World Cup Tournament starting 6 October 2017 in India.
At the Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium in New Delhi the official handover ceremony took place where Y K Koo, MD & CEO, HMIL, handed over the fleet of premium Hyundai cars to the Marketing Operations Group Leader of FIFA Martin Nussbaumer and Javier Ceppi, Tournament Director, Local Organising Committee.
The fleet includes 63 premium Hyundai cars including the Elite i20, Next Gen Verna, Tucson, and a few coaches across six cities. They will be utilized for the movement of the players and the FIFA management during the mega sporting event.
Speaking at the official cars handover ceremony, The Managing Director & CEO, Hyundai Motor India, Y K Koo said: “Hyundai is proud to partner with The FIFA U17 World Cup being hosted for the first time in India. We know how passionate the Indian football fans are and want to keep the excitement around Hyundai brand alive by engaging with our customers at every point.”
“Football is a game of heart and passion; for every fan, football drives them and as a dynamic automotive brand, HMIL has always been associated globally with diverse sport activities.”
Hyundai has lined up exclusive merchandise and activities for its customers around FIFA U17 World Cup at its dealerships in the 6 host cities in India.