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South Korea To Offer Generous Subsidies For Tesla Buyers

After Tesla owners in South Korea were initially shunned by the government for its generous electric vehicle subsidies, the nation’s Minis...

2018 Kia Sorento Gets A Classy Facelift In Korea

Kia has just updated the Sorento SUV for the 2018 model year in its home country and while the changes are small, they’re fairly noticeable...

Hyundai Struggling To Source Ioniq Batteries After Unexpected Demand

Hyundai is struggling to keep up with demand for the Ioniq Electric and is reportedly facing a shortage of batteries from LG Chem.

U.S. Cars Need To Get Better In Order To Succeed In South Korea

Auto imports from the United States will have to become more appealing in their design, more affordable or fuel-efficient in order to benef...

10 Millionth BMW 5-Series Sold In Korea For 75 Million Won, But Actually It Was A Bargain

Often when an automaker reaches a certain production milestone , it keeps the record-setting car for its own selection. But now BMW. At lea...

Hyundai Reveals Electric Bus In Korea With 180-Mile Range

Hyundai has just unveiled its second attempt at creating an electric bus for the streets of South Korea, premiering the Elec City at the H...

Hyundai Has A Poor Image In China, Might Bring In Genesis To Fix It

Hyundai is said to be planning a dramatic expansion and branding reboot in China due to dwindling sentiment of the South Korean firm’s veh...

Audi Preparing To Resume South Korean Sales

Audi is preparing to resume sales in South Korea after the country banned no less than 32 models from the Volkswagen Group last year.

Hyundai's Upcoming Kona May Face Production Delay

Hyundai won’t reveal the Kona until September’s Frankfurt Motor Show but there may already be a slight hiccup in the company’s plans to in...

Rolls-Royce Crafts Special-Edition Ghost And Wraith For South Korea

Korean automobiles keep getting more and more luxurious, but they're no match for Rolls Royce.

South Korea Recalls 240,000 Hyundai And Kias After Whistleblower Leak

The government of South Korea has ordered that about 240,000 Hyundai and Kia models be recalled following a tip from a whistleblower.

South Korea Building A Whole City Dedicated To Testing Autonomous Vehicles

In an Asian first, the government of South Korea is building a small city dedicated as a site to test self-driving technologies.

Samsung Gets Approval To Test Autonomous Cars In South Korea

Samsung is the latest technology company dabbling in the world of autonomous vehicles and has been granted approval to test self-driving ca...

North Korea Hit By Fuel Shortage, Gas Prices Nearly Double

The tension between North Korea and the United States shows no sign of slowing down, so it comes as little surprise that Pyongyang resident...

Count How Many Times This Ferrari 488 Spider Gets Hit

A rash move by the driver of a dash-cam vehicle who failed to check his mirrors before unlawfully changing lanes, led to a costly accident ...

Here's Kia’s Brandless Stinger For Korea; Should It Follow The Path Of Genesis?

The new Stinger from Kia made its Korean debut at the Seoul Motor Show with a unique badge slapped to it, confirming the earlier reports on...

New Hyundai Fuel Cell SUV Could Have 500 Mile Range

Hyundai intends on launching a new fuel cell hydrogen SUV next year and it seems set to get a driving range well ahead of its rivals from ...

2018 SsangYong Rexton Revealed In Full At The Seoul Motor Show

Following its online presentation a couple of days ago, SsangYong has revealed in full the new generation Rexton at the 2017 Seoul Motor S...

Genesis G90 Special Edition Looking More Like A Bentley

Jam-packed with luxury and tech, the new Genesis G90 is quickly changing perceptions of Korean automobiles. But Hyundai took it a step fur...

Tesla Has Six Month Waiting List For Test Drives Following Korean Launch

Tesla has just launched in South Korea and locals are so excited that there’s already a six-month waiting list of test drives.