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Hyundai Ioniq EV sales on rise in US

The demand for Hyundai Motor Co.'s all-electric Ioniq is steadily rising in the United States following its launch in March, industry sales data showed Tuesday. Hyundai Motor sold only 75 pure-elect...

Updated : 2017.06.20 10:39

Hyundai to unveil GV80 concept version in Korea

Hyundai Motor Co. said Monday it will hold a three-week-long showcase event to unveil its luxury fuel cell concept sport utility vehicle, the GV80, in South Korea. In the showcase that will last thr...

Updated : 2017.06.19 17:27

Hyundai Motor faces class action lawsuit in US over steering defect

Hyundai Motor America, the US affiliate of South Korea’s No.1 automaker, has been sued by two owners of Hyundai vehicles in the US over a defective steering system posing major safety risks, accordi...

Updated : 2017.06.19 15:47

[Monitor] Auto sales in China

‘Korean carmakers’ plummeting sales in China possibly due to lack of competitiveness, not THAAD’ The lack of competitiveness of Korean carmakers may be the cause of their plummeting sales in Chin...

Updated : 2017.06.18 16:42

[Behind the Wheel] SsangYong’s G4 Rexton stronger, lighter, smarter

SsangYong Motor, the South Korean unit of Indian automaker Mahindra & Mahindra, has unveiled a stronger, tougher and lighter full-size SUV, dubbed the G4 Rexton. Members of the media had the opportu...

Updated : 2017.06.18 16:07

Hyundai, Kia Motors host R&D event with partners

Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors on Wednesday held an event to recognize their partner companies, an annual program that they hope will boost research and development efforts, the companies said Wednesda...

Updated : 2017.06.14 15:55

Hyundai Motor to provide 110 cars for AIIB meeting

South Korea's top automaker Hyundai Motor Co. said Wednesday that it will help the upcoming annual conference of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank by providing 110 transport vehicles. The sec...

Updated : 2017.06.14 14:25

Automakers poised to wage war over small SUVs

Automakers in South Korea are expected to vie fiercely for a bigger slice of the market for subcompact sport utility vehicles following Hyundai Motor Co.'s entry into the fast-growing segment, analys...

Updated : 2017.06.14 09:41

Hyundai’s new Kona to fuel small SUV boom

Hyundai Motor, South Korea’s No. 1 automotive company, on Tuesday held a world premiere of its first-ever small sports utility vehicle Kona, fueling further competition among automakers amid a world...

Updated : 2017.06.13 15:46

Hyundai, Kia to carry out recall of 238,321 units

Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors, South Korea’s top two automotive companies, will carry out recalls of 238,321 cars across 12 models, the government said Monday. The automakers submitted their recall ...

Updated : 2017.06.12 15:49

GM Korea adds Trax SUV to boost sales

GM Korea Co. on Monday added upgraded versions of the compact Trax sport-utility vehicle to its lineup to boost lackluster sales here. The South Korean unit of General Motors Co. has begun to take p...

Updated : 2017.06.12 11:49

[Behind the Wheel] Tesla Model S : Is tech becoming new luxury?

When looking at the Tesla Model S displayed at its flagship store in Seoul’s posh district of Cheongdam-dong, it feels like you are being offered a glimpse of the future. A Tesla Model S is being c...

Updated : 2017.06.11 15:59

Hyundai, Kia take hit in China as Japanese carmakers reap benefits of THAAD row

The diplomatic row between Seoul and Beijing over the deployment of the US anti-missile system in the country that hurt sales of South Korean cars in China has benefited Japanese automakers, data sho...

Updated : 2017.06.11 10:39

Number of import vehicles in corporate car fleet falls to record-low levels

The number of imported vehicles in South Korea's corporate car fleet has fallen to record-low levels this year after the government enforced stricter rules on non-business use, industry data showed S...

Updated : 2017.06.11 10:15

Kumho chairman complicates sales of Kumho Tire with new terms

Amid prolonged sales of South Korea‘s second-largest tiremaker Kumho Tire, Asiana Group Chairman Park Sam-koo has further complicated the process by pitching new terms. Kumho Industrial, the de fac...

Updated : 2017.06.09 17:57