EV Owners Enjoying Their Rides

January 23, 2020 at 2:41 PM

AAA study finds buyers more content after purchase—despite hefty prices

Kia's Big Plans for EVs, Advanced Mobility

January 14, 2020 at 11:05 AM

Targets annual sales of 500,000 with a 6.6% EV market share by 2026

Who Won the 2020 NACTOY Awards?

January 13, 2020 at 1:55 PM

The final ballots are actually tabulated and kept secret by Deloitte before being revealed on stage in Detroit. . . .

Hyundai/Kia to Spend Big on EVs, Mobility

January 03, 2020 at 4:40 PM

The Korea-based company is making a big commitment. Make that BIG.

Hopes Fizzle for Expanded EV Credits in U.S.

December 24, 2019 at 2:05 AM

Congress has balked at expanding a long-running tax credit for buyers of electric cars in the U.S. It's bad news for Tesla and General Motors.

Kia Ups Its Game with K5 Design

December 17, 2019 at 8:34 AM

What does a modern sedan look like? This.

November Car Sales Tepid in Europe

December 17, 2019 at 3:08 AM

Weak new-car deliveries in Europe totaled 1.18 million units, up only 5% over a depressed sales period at this time last year.

European Demand Delays Mercedes EV in U.S.

December 13, 2019 at 4:51 PM

Mercedes is pushing back the launch of its electric-powered EQC to early 2021, one year later than previously planned. 

Kia Opens $1.1 Billion Plant in India

December 06, 2019 at 12:23 AM

Kia Motors Corp. has officially launched a $1.1 billion assembly plant in Anantapur, India.

Foreign-Brand Sales Climb 6% in U.S.

December 04, 2019 at 12:04 AM

U.S. deliveries of foreign-brand passenger vehicles rose 6% to more than 788,000 units in November.

Report: SKI Plans 2nd EV Battery Plant in China

December 02, 2019 at 10:07 AM

South Korea’s SK Innovation Co. plans to construct a $1.1 billion battery plant in Yancheng, China. 

Paice Sues BMW Over Hybrid Tech

November 25, 2019 at 1:00 AM

Hybrid powertrain inventor Paice LLC has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against BMW AG, claiming the German carmaker is using its technology illegally.

Rimac Readies 1,900-hp Hypercar

November 22, 2019 at 10:32 AM

Croatia’s Rimac Automobili will unveil the production version of its high-performance C Two concept electric car at the Geneva auto show next March.

Domestics, Hyundai/Kia Dominate N. American Vehicle Finalists

November 21, 2019 at 8:27 AM

U.S. nameplates account for five of the nine finalists vying for the 2020 North American Car, Truck and Utility vehicles of the year awards.

New ’Vette, Ram HD, Kia Telluride Win Motor Trend Awards

November 19, 2019 at 11:24 AM

Motor Trend has named the Chevrolet Corvette, Ram Heavy Duty pickup and Kia Telluride SUV/crossover vehicle as its Car, Truck and SUV of the year, respectively.

Mazda3 Named Women’s World Car of the Year

November 18, 2019 at 9:55 AM

Mazda Motor Corp.’s Mazda3 small sport sedan has been selected the overall winner in this year’s Women's World Car of the Year awards.

Japanese Brands Lead CR Reliability Ratings

November 14, 2019 at 2:24 PM

Lexus, Mazda and Toyota captured the top three spots in this year’s Consumer Reports Auto Reliability Survey rankings.

Hyundai Confirms Pickup Truck for Alabama Plant

November 14, 2019 at 1:04 AM

Hyundai Motor Co. confirms it will begin producing the Santa Cruz compact pickup truck at its U.S. assembly plant in Montgomery, Ala., in 2021.

October Car Sales in Russia Fall 5%

November 14, 2019 at 12:02 AM

Deliveries of passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Russia shrank 5% to 152,100 units in October.

Kia Shows Futuristic EV Concept

November 05, 2019 at 5:31 PM

Kia Motors Corp. unveiled the Futuron electric concept vehicle at this week’s China International Import Expo in Shanghai.