North Korea loses world judo event because of security risk

The Korea Herald > Business > Automode

[Herald Interview] MAN Truck chief attributes 680% growth to customer focus policies

MAN Truck & Bus Korea, the local distributor of the German automaker, recently opened its new headquarters and service center in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, in a $10 million investment looking to expa...

Updated : 2017.04.02 15:41

Hyundai i30 rated 2nd best car in compact segment in Germany

A leading German car magazine recently tapped Hyundai Motor Co.‘s i30 hatchback as the second-best car in the compact passenger vehicle segment based on its economy and environmental impact, sources...

Updated : 2017.04.02 12:26

Hyundai Mobis to develop highway self-driving tech by 2020

South Korea‘s top automotive parts supplier Hyundai Mobis Co. said Sunday it will develop technologies for highway driving capable autonomous cars by 2020, with an aim to commercialize them two year...

Updated : 2017.04.02 12:25

Hyundai Motor Group's R&D spending up 8% to W4tr in 2016

Hyundai Motor Group's spending on research and development increased 8 percent in 2016 to some 4 trillion won ($3.58 billion), with the number of its patents exceeding 30,000 last year, data showed S...

Updated : 2017.04.02 10:24

[Herald Interview] Bolt EV chief engineer talks creation of game-changing EV

Offering a reasonably priced electric vehicle with a driving range that is more than double compared to some of its competitors, GM’s latest Bolt EV is looking to open a new era of market share for ...

Updated : 2017.03.31 14:32

Mercedes-Benz, Maserati, Peugeot ordered to recall faulty parts

Mercedes-Benz, Maserati and Peugeot have been ordered to recall faulty parts in some of their models, South Korea's transport ministry said Friday. This is part of a broader recall order recently de...

Updated : 2017.03.31 10:31

[Seoul Motor Show] SsangYong’s G4 Rexton makes world debut

SsangYong Motor unveiled the G4 Rexton in a world premiere on the eve of the Seoul Motor Show on Thursday, seeking to expand its presence in the fast-growing market for sport utility vehicles. Previ...

Updated : 2017.03.30 17:50

[Seoul Motor Show] Future cars take center stage at Korea’s largest motor show

An auto extravaganza kicks off Friday in Goyang, northwest of Seoul, offering a glimpse into various features of future cars that will change not only the traffic landscape but also urban lifestyles....

Updated : 2017.03.30 16:54

[Seoul Motor Show] Seoul Motor Show highlights

With 27 participating car brands from around the world, the 11th Seoul Motor Show opening Friday in Kintex, Goyang, is abuzz with new features, designs and technologies geared toward enhanced perform...

Updated : 2017.03.30 16:37

[Seoul Motor Show] BMW highlights speed, luxury and energy efficient vehicles

BMW Group Korea unveiled the new M760Li xDrive, the fastest model in the company’s flagship 7 Series, and showcased the power of its trademark M Performance driving system at the 2017 Seoul Motor Sh...

Updated : 2017.03.30 16:04

[Seoul Motor Show] Toyota takes hybrid to next level

Among Toyota’s ambitious lineup for the Seoul Motor Show that is set to kick off Friday, much attention is being geared toward the Korean premiere of the LC500h and Prius Prime. Prius Prime is a pl...

Updated : 2017.03.30 15:44

Korea sets up 100 super charging stations EVs in Q1

South Korea has set up 100 hundred super charging stations for electric vehicles in the firs three months of the year as part of the government-led efforts to expand overall infrastructure for green ...

Updated : 2017.03.30 14:54

Global auto-parts makers to promote products at Seoul Motor Show

Global auto parts companies will participate in the Seoul Motor Show to promote their products and expand business ties with their South Korean counterparts, the exhibition's organizing committee sai...

Updated : 2017.03.29 15:54

Hyundai considers debuting Genesis sedan in China next year

Hyundai Motor Co., a South Korean automaker, said Wednesday it is considering launching its luxury Genesis sedan in China next year to gain a bigger share in the world's largest auto market. "We hav...

Updated : 2017.03.29 10:30

MAN Truck & Bus Korea opens new headquarters in Yongin

MAN Truck & Bus Korea, the local distributor of the German automaker, has opened its new headquarters in Yongin, Gyeonggi Province, in the company’s 16th year joining the market here. The auto man...

Updated : 2017.03.28 16:24