Auto giant, Hyundai Motors India roped in Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan as the brand ambassador for its compact sedan Xcent, according to a PTI report.
The company, which is the second largest car manufacturer in the country, had launched Xcent earlier this year and so far sold 35,000 units of the car so far.
“SRK’s association has enhanced the brand’s reminiscence and propagated our modern premium brand values. And with the transition from i10 to Xcent, the new association connects the family man Shah Rukh Khan with the attributes of real family sedan Xcent,” BS Seo, MD and CEO, Hyundai Motor India said.
Xcent has made its mark amongst the customers and the company is confident that the new association with Shah Rukh will create the magic again, he added.
Hyundai currently sells ten car models - Eon, Santro, i10, Grand i10, i20, Xcent, Verna, Elantra, Sonata and Santa Fe in the country.