HYUNDAI’S AVANT-GARDE LEADERS. Present to lead the launch of the All-New Elantra during Opening of the Manila International Auto Show last April 7, 2011 at the World Trade Center Manila are VIPs from Hyundai Motor Company (HMC) and Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI) (from L-R): Mr. Jin-Young Park, General Manager for Marketing & Product Planning, HMC Asia & Pacific Regional Headquarters; Mr. Conrad G. Marty, HARI Vice Chairman, Ms. Fe Perez-Agudo, HARI President and CEO, and Mr. Richard L. Lee, HARI Chairman Emeritus; His Excellency, Ambassador Lee Hye-Min, from the Embassy of the Republic of Korea to the Philippines; Mr. Hoo Keun-Kim, Head of HMC Asia & Pacific Regional Headquarters; and Mr. Edward S. Go, HARI Chairman.
700 SQ. METER EXHIBIT. HARI’s wing-inspired exhibit, the widest and largest among the independent auto companies’ in the auto show, spreads across the west wing of the World Trade Center, expediently lining up its new breeds of driving innovations and Hyundai Brand Collection counter to the motoring public.
A WORLD-CLASS FEAT. The 2010 Choir of the World Grand Champion University of Santo Tomas (UST) Singers mesmerize the Hyundai crowd with a soul-stirring rendition of “Winds of Change,” especially rearranged by maestro Gerard Salonga, before the grand reveal of the all-new Elantra.
RISE TO FAME. Classical crossover singer and multi-awarded soprano Fame Flores takes center stage and enchants the audience with a spellbinding production number with Air Dance Philippines.
BEAUTY AND BRAINS. Famous TV actress, model, and host Jaymee Joaquin captivates and amazes the crowd during the Hyundai Press Presentation with her charming looks and plentiful knowledge about Hyundai’s new innovations for the future, especially the All-New Elantra.
GRAVITY-DEFYING. Airdance Philippines gives an uplifting contemporary performance on stage with graceful ballet feats and original dance executions while clinging on air ropes.
FREE TEST DRIVE. The all-new Hyundai Accent (L) and Genesis Coupe (R) exit the World Trade as well-wishers and new car buyers check out their performance on the road. Also available for test drives are: the Sonata, Santa Fe, Tucson, and Grand Starex Limousine.