Hyundai Motor recalls 81,000 EVs for battery defect, may prove to be the costliest recall

Hyundai Motor recalls 81,000 EVs for battery defect, may prove to be the costliest recall

By Anna Domanska - Feb 26, 2021

Hyundai Motor says the vehicle recalls are expected to cost the company about 1 trillion won or an estimated $900 million. In South Korea, 26,699 electric vehicles have been recall

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Kia bags Apple Car production deal

Kia bags Apple Car production deal

By Anna Domanska - Jan 21, 2021

Apple Inc.’s much-coveted Apple Car could be produced by Kia Corp. at the latter’s manufacturing facility in the United States. The South Korean automaker announced on Wednesda

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South Korean auto brands are closing gaps with Japanese competitors

South Korean auto brands are closing gaps with Japanese competitors

By Christy Gren - Jun 19, 2015

South Korean auto brands, Hyundai Motor Co., and Kia Motors Corp., originally seen as laggards in quality, took top marks in a U.S. survey of new vehicles. The auto brands are clos

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Hyundai Motor and labor union reach deal that ends strike

Hyundai Motor and labor union reach deal that ends strike

By Anna Domanska - Sep 11, 2012

The Hyundai Motor’s labor union has voted to approve a revised wage and working-conditions deal, ending strike that had hurt sales at South Korea’s biggest car maker. The strik

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Hyundai & Kia Motors Aim at 6.1 Percent Increase in Global Sales

Hyundai & Kia Motors Aim at 6.1 Percent Increase in Global Sales

By Aubrey Chang - Jan 02, 2012

South Korean automaker giants, Hyundai Motor Co. and its affiliate Kia Motors Corp. have set a target of increasing their global sales by 6.1 percent this year. The South Korean au

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