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Hyundai, Official Car of the Barcelona Marathon

2 April, 2008

HYUNDAI ESPAÑA DISTRIBUCIÓN AUTOMÓVILES, S.A. has directly collaborated in the development of the Barcelona Marathon, one of the most important marathons in Spain.

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Inscription and participation records have been broken for this edition. An amazing 7,978 athletes took part in the marathon.

Once again, the Kenyans and Ethiopians were the favourites. The winner in the men’s category was Hosea Kipyego at 2 h 14’12”, while the female winner was Ethiopian Mihret Tadesse, at 2h 24’12”.

The best of the Spaniards was Catalonian Roger Roca, who finished in a commendable third place.

HYUNDAI automobiles were used by the organisation and judges, allowing them to carry out their work effectively and efficiently. With its participation, HYUNDAI ESPAÑA proves its commitment to sports.