10/08/2015, FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Califonia
Hyundai Tucson Fuel Cell Helps Lead Effort to Raise Awareness as a
First Mass-produced Fuel Cell Vehicle on a Road Today
FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif., Oct. 8, 2015 – Automotive manufacturers, environmental groups and supervision organizations are fasten army today, a initial National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day, to lift approval for zero-emissions fuel dungeon and hydrogen appetite technologies. Hyundai, a initial to offer a mass-produced fuel dungeon automobile in a U.S. market, has done a Tucson CUV accessible in Southern California given Jun 2014. This early caring in a zero-emissions hydrogen-powered shred has already reduced hothouse gas emissions and softened atmosphere peculiarity in a region.
More than 80 Tucson Fuel Cell hydrogen-powered vehicles have been delivered given a recover final year, accumulating some-more than 700,000 zero-emissions miles on a streets and highways of Southern California. The participation of hydrogen stations is also fast rising with scarcely 20 forecasted in 2015 and scarcely 50 by a finish of 2016.
“Hyundai is committed to hydrogen fuel dungeon caring with a continued excellence of this record in a vehicles,” pronounced Michael O’Brien, clamp president, Corporate and Product Planning, Hyundai Motor America. “Hydrogen fuel dungeon record has extensive intensity to accommodate different consumer final for considerable range, fast refueling speed and scalability to a accumulation of automobile forms and sizes. Hyundai is unapproachable to join other leaders currently as we educate, enthuse and inspire people to see a many advantages of hydrogen as a zero-emissions automobile fuel.”
The 8th of Oct was selected to observe National Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Day in approval of a atomic weight of hydrogen (1.008) relations to a calendar shortening (10.08).
“The destiny is now,” pronounced Morry Markowitz, president, Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Energy Association (FCHEA). “The attention has grown tremendously as fuel dungeon electric vehicles turn accessible in a showroom, still applications continue to grow, and other markets, such as element handling, are holding off. Today we are celebrating a contributions fuel dungeon and hydrogen appetite technologies have done towards a nation’s new appetite future.”
HYUNDAI MOTOR AMERICA
Hyundai Motor America, headquartered in Fountain Valley, Calif., is a auxiliary of Hyundai Motor Co. of Korea. Hyundai vehicles are distributed via a United States by Hyundai Motor America and are sole and serviced by some-more than 830 dealerships nationwide. All Hyundai vehicles sole in a U.S. are lonesome by a Hyundai Assurance program, that includes a 5-year/60,000-mile entirely negotiable new automobile singular warranty, Hyundai’s 10-year/100,000-mile powertrain singular guaranty and 5 years of nominal Roadside Assistance. Hyundai Blue Link Connected Care provides owners of Hyundai models versed with a Blue Link telematics complement with active reserve and automobile caring services nominal for one year with enrollment. These services embody Automatic Collision Notification, Enhanced Roadside Assistance, Vehicle Diagnostic Alert, Monthly Vehicle Health Report and In-Vehicle Service Scheduling.