The Hyundai name has been synonymous with quality and innovation since Chung Ju-yung launched his first company in 1947. Under Chung’s leadership the company diversified and grew. By 1985, Hyundai was introducing the first Korean-made automobile to Australian consumers. Hyundai is now established as an industry leader, and their car brands, including Kia and Genesis, are continually recognised for their quality. Today, the legacy continues with Hyundai High Performance Forklifts, bringing Hyundai-backed equipment to businesses and other users across Australia.
The company begins construction of a car factory and introduces a new vehicle to Koreans.
Hyundai enters the semiconductor industry, establishing Hyundai Electronics.
Hyundai introduces an IBM-compatible personal computer. Called the Blue Chip PC.
Dealer Group grew to 18 dealerships across 20 locations.