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Seoul Motor Show to unveil world premieres, highlight green cars

While the Seoul Motor Show is yet to reach the grandeur of other motor events, such as Auto Shanghai or the Tokyo Motor Show, this year’s event is set to capture audiences with two world premieres an...

Updated : 2017.03.26 18:13

Mercedes dealer Han Sung offering free inspections

 Han Sung Motors is conducting free vehicle inspections until April 29 to commemorate the recognition it received last year in the areas of consumer satisfaction and diagnostics.  Han Sung Motor, th...

Updated : 2017.03.24 14:49

Hyundai, Nissan and other automakers ordered to recall faulty parts

Hyundai Motor Co., Kia Motors Corp. and other automakers have been ordered to recall faulty parts in some of their models, South Korea's transportation ministry said Friday.This is part of a broader r...

Updated : 2017.03.24 09:03

Renault Samsung’s new SUV adds comfort, strength and style

Amid heated competition in the sport utility vehicle segment, Renault Samsung’s QM6 has been gaining interest among local motorists for its powerful engine, bigger interior and modern design, the com...

Updated : 2017.03.23 16:47

Eco-friendly autos, keyword for Seoul Motor Show

One key word that describes the upcoming Seoul Motor Show will be eco-friendly as one-fifth of the planned vehicles to be introduced there will be fuel-efficient, the show's organizer said Thursday. I...

Updated : 2017.03.23 15:49

Sales of non-domestic used cars skyrocket

The imported car market has seen explosive growth in the certified used car industry in recent years, with sales by major imported car brands such as Mercedes-Benz seeing a 346.4 percent surge last ye...

Updated : 2017.03.22 16:14

SsangYong Tivoli dominating SUV market share

The 2017 SsangYong Motor Tivoli SUV (SsangYong Motor)SsangYong Motor’s Tivoli SUV is continuing to dominate the domestic SUV market despite increased competition, selling 56,935 units last year, the ...

Updated : 2017.03.22 15:07

Beijing Hyundai begins sales of All New Yuedong

Beijing Hyundai began its sales of the All New Yuedong on Monday, targeting the market for young families in China. The English name of the model is “Celesta.”The launch event took place simultaneou...

Updated : 2017.03.21 15:10

Volvo Korea unveils Cross Country crossover

Volvo Korea introduced its latest Cross Country luxury crossover Tuesday, completing its 90 series with a cross between a standard four-door sedan and a SUV.  The 90 series already includes the S90 m...

Updated : 2017.03.21 15:06

Mixed reaction to Tesla Korea’s debut

The opening of two Tesla Korea stores last week after months of delay was very much highlighted by the media and industry watchers here.Boasting the Tesla Model S 90D, the first local store of the US-...

Updated : 2017.03.20 17:19

Lamborghini Korea introduces new Huracan Spyder

One of the newest additions to the Lamborghini family, the new rear-wheel drive Huracan Spyder, is now being introduced to the Korean market after it was unveiled to the world for the first time in No...

Updated : 2017.03.20 15:11

Kia sells 100 units of EVs to 'carbon-free' resort island

Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's No. 2 carmaker, announced Monday it has sold 100 units of its electric vehicle to a car rental company based on the small resort island of Udo.The carmaker said it has ...

Updated : 2017.03.20 14:39

Diesel, petrol cars vie for bigger piece of import car market

Diesel cars are locked in a tight race with gasoline-powered models for a bigger slice of South Korea's imported vehicle market as diesel cars increasingly lose favor with local motorists following "d...

Updated : 2017.03.20 10:07

[KH explains] Why Korea is land of white cars

From parking lots to freeways, the diversity of car colors seems to be widely lacking and monotonous in South Korea. Whether a Korean resident or simply visiting, one would be hard-pressed to find any...

Updated : 2017.03.19 11:51

GM Korea begins taking orders for Bolt EV before April launch

GM Korea Co., the South Korean unit of US automaker General Motors Co., on Friday began taking pre-orders for its new Bolt Electric Vehicle ahead of its scheduled local debut next month.The Bolt EV co...

Updated : 2017.03.17 10:49