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Hyundai to release new hydrogen-powered car in 2018

Hyundai Motor Co., South Korea's largest automaker, on Friday said it plans to release its new hydrogen-powered cars in 2018.The second-generation hydrogen fuel cell cars are set to debut in February ...

Updated : 2016.07.29 13:51

Hyundai to unveil new fuel-cell Tucson in 2018

[THE INVESTOR] Hyundai Motor is planning to roll out the second-generation fuel-cell version of its Tucson ix sport utility vehicle in 2018, just in time for the PyeongChang Winter Olympics taking pla...

Updated : 2016.07.29 11:29

Hyundai Mobis to invest W643b in Hyundai Motor’s new HQ

[THE INVESTOR] Hyundai Mobis, the auto parts unit of Hyundai Motor Group, will invest 643 billion won (US$571.53 million) to build the auto conglomerate’s new headquarters -- Hyundai Global Business ...

Updated : 2016.07.28 15:40

Hyundai Mobis Q2 profit jumps 13% on SUV sales

[THE INVESTOR] Hyundai Mobis on July 28 said that it posted a 13 percent increase in second-quarter operating profit from a year earlier, thanks to favorable currency rates and improved supply to spor...

Updated : 2016.07.28 13:57

Hyundai Motor slips in US ranking

[THE INVESTOR] South Korea’s largest automaker Hyundai Motor slipped down in the US ranking of cars that measures the overall satisfaction of owning and driving cars. Hyundai Motor ranked ninth, down...

Updated : 2016.07.28 11:46

Five Hyundai, Kia cars named segment leaders in U.S. survey

Five vehicle models produced by South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Co. and its smaller affiliate Kia Motors Corp. have been named best cars by U.S. consumers, the automakers said Thursday.In a surve...

Updated : 2016.07.28 10:31

Prosecutors seek arrest warrant for ex-VW Korea chief

[THE INVESTOR] Prosecutors on July 27 filed for an arrest warrant for Park Dong-hoon, Audi Volkswagen Korea’s former chief executive officer, over the German automaker’s emission rigging scandal. Pa...

Updated : 2016.07.28 10:19

Korea's car exports sink 13.1% in Q2

Exports of South Korea-made cars sank 13.1 percent in the second quarter from a year earlier due mainly to contracted demand from emerging countries and intensified market competition, customs data sh...

Updated : 2016.07.28 09:43

Ssangyong, Jaguar cars recalled over safety and fuel efficiency issues

Ssangyong Motor Co., the South Korean unit of Indian carmaker Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd., will recall over 2,600 units of its flagship Korando C sport utility vehicle sold here for faulty seatbelts that...

Updated : 2016.07.28 08:08

Kia Motors to launch new SUV to boost Chinese sales

[THE INVESTOR] Kia Motors, a Hyundai Motor's smaller affiliate said on July 27 it plans to roll out a new sport utility vehicle in China in response to stagnating car sales in the world’s second la...

Updated : 2016.07.27 15:04

Kia Motors Q2 profit up 18.5% on new car launches

[THE INVESTOR] Kia Motors posted an 18.5 percent increase in second-quarter operating profit, driven by newly launched cars and solid demand in its major markets including the US and Europe. South Kor...

Updated : 2016.07.27 13:47

[Monitor] German car imports fall on Volkswagen scandal

Imports of German vehicles dropped for the first time in 13 years, apparently due to a large decrease in inbound shipments of Volkswagen and Audi cars mired in an emissions scandal, data from the Kore...

Updated : 2016.07.26 16:55

BMW’s self-parking system to be available in Korea

[THE INVESTOR] BMW’s latest self-parking system will become available in Korea possibly from November, with the Korean unit waiting for the final approval from the nation’s ICT Ministry. BMW Korea s...

Updated : 2016.07.26 16:53

Opposition party seeks to introduce US-style class action

[THE INVESTOR] Opposition parties are seeking the introduction of US-style class action in South Korea prompted by Volkswagen’s emissions scandal. On July 26, progressive heavyweight Rep. Park Young-...

Updated : 2016.07.26 16:53

Kia Motors unveils new Carens

[THE INVESTOR] Kia Motors, South Korea’s second-largest automaker, released its new version of compact minivan Carens that features more power, dynamic exterior and affordable price tag on July 26. T...

Updated : 2016.07.26 15:50