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Mercedes-Benz launches new GLC Coupe

Mercedes-Benz Korea, the local unit of the German automaker, has rolled out its seventh premium SUV, the new GLC Coupe, with an aim to expand its presence in the local SUV market, the automaker said ...

Updated : 2017.04.20 14:00

Hyundai Mobis begins lamp production in Czech plant

Hyundai Mobis Co., South Korea's leading auto parts maker, said Wednesday that it has begun production of head and rear lamps at its Czech Republic plant to supply the core parts of a vehicle to its ...

Updated : 2017.04.19 16:34

Hyundai, Kia to promote new SUVs in Shanghai

Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's two biggest carmakers, plan to promote China-oriented crossovers at the Shanghai auto show, a move aimed at absorbing growing demand for sport-ut...

Updated : 2017.04.19 13:54

Kia in final stage of talks to build plant in India: official

Kia Motors Corp., South Korea's second-biggest carmaker by sales, is in the final stage of talks with India over the building of its first plant in the fast-growing automobile market, a company offic...

Updated : 2017.04.19 11:06

Kia launches turbo direct-injection Morning city car

Kia Motors Corp. on Tuesday launched the all-new turbo-charged Morning city car to offer more options to customers. Kia Motors has added two new choices to the carmaker's existing 1-liter gasoline-p...

Updated : 2017.04.18 16:24

Kumho Asiana chief passes on Kumho Tire buyback for now

Kumho Asiana Group Chairman Park Sam-koo confirmed Tuesday that he will not exercise the right of first refusal on the sale of a controlling stake in Kumho Tire. Calling the process of selling led b...

Updated : 2017.04.18 15:38

Kia Motors to build its 5th overseas plant in India

Kia Motors, South Korea’s second-largest auto manufacturer, is waiting to seal an agreement with the Indian government to build its fifth overseas factory there, the automaker said Tuesday. “For t...

Updated : 2017.04.18 15:37

Hyundai adds 'Extreme edition' to Tucson SUV lineup

Hyundai Motor Co. on Tuesday launched the "Extreme edition" of the Tucson sport-utility vehicle fitted with premium features as part of its effort to strengthen its lineup. The 2.0-liter, diesel-pow...

Updated : 2017.04.18 13:18

Korea's auto exports rise for two straight months in March

South Korea's auto exports rose two months in a row in March on increased global demand for green cars, government data showed Tuesday. The total value of autos shipped overseas reached $4.12 billio...

Updated : 2017.04.18 11:08

Renault's Clio to hit Korea in August: official

French carmaker Renault SA is planning to launch the supermini Clio hatchback in South Korea in August to absorb "pent-up" demand here for small and fuel-efficient vehicles, a company official said M...

Updated : 2017.04.17 16:12

Genesis releases 2017 EQ900

Hyundai Motor’s luxury brand Genesis released the 2017 EQ900 sedan Monday, emphasizing the model’s upgraded convenience. Options that had previously been applied to higher trims are now being inst...

Updated : 2017.04.17 16:02

‘Kia’s continued struggles lead to dim Q1 outlook’

The overall first-quarter outlook for Kia Motors remains dim, with analysts lowering its target stock price and predicting decreased earnings. “Kia Motors is facing difficulties in major markets su...

Updated : 2017.04.17 15:13

Mercedes-Benz Korea moves to foster Korean tech leaders

In celebrating its 130 years of leading the automotive industry with innovative technologies, Mercedes-Benz Korea is working to expand its contribution to pass on its technology prowess and foster yo...

Updated : 2017.04.16 17:07

[Behind the Wheel] Bigger, tougher New Mini Countryman

The second-generation all-new Mini Countryman is a sport activity vehicle designed mainly for those in their 30s and 40s with families who enjoy outdoor activities. BMW Group Korea has set its sales...

Updated : 2017.04.16 15:10

Korean automakers’ domestic sales exceed W40tr for first time

Domestic sales of Korea’s top five local automakers surpassed 40 trillion won ($35.2 billion) for the first time last year, according to industry reports Sunday. Local carmakers including Hyundai ...

Updated : 2017.04.16 15:00