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HYUNDAI España has collaborated in the supportive Raid of “El Desierto de los Niños”

22 May, 2009

HYUNDAI España has collaborated for the fifth consecutive year in the supportive Raid of Southern Morocco, “El Desierto de los Niños (The Children’s Desert)”. It was organized by Autoverde 4X4 magazine. Hyundai España’s contribution on this occasion has been 6 Santa Fes and 2 units of the new ix55. Their behavior in both the desert and Moroccan highways was praised by all participants.

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Fifty-five 4×4 vehicles, one 3 axle truck that carried school supplies and nearly 170 people participated. Among those people were 70 children of ages ranging between five and fourteen, and they were able to enjoy the culture and contact with local children.

The school called “El Desierto de los Niños (The Children’s Desert)” in Erfoud was inaugurated in this edition. This school was equipped with desks that were assembled by the caravan children themselves.