03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Hyundai: The Only Major Car Brand To Grow In The U.S. This Year

NEW YORK ( -- In a year of unprecedented turmoil for the U.S. auto industry, one major car maker has emerged as a winner. And that company isn't based in Detroit, Japan or Europe.

South Korea's Hyundai Motor Group has gained significant ground against its more established rivals this year. In fact, the company, which has separate operations for its Hyundai and Kia brands in the U.S., is the only one to report sales growth this year.

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