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Hyundai, Kia’s Eco-friendly Vehicle Sales in U.S. More than Double in Aug.

Hyundai, Kia’s Eco-friendly Vehicle Sales in U.S. More than Double in Aug.

SEOUL, Sept. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. and its affiliate Kia Corp.’s environment friendly vehicle sales in the United States more than doubled in August compared with a year ago, led by solid demand for their hybrid sport utility vehicles, industry data showed Wednesday. Hyundai and Kia sold a combined 8,312 eco-friendly cars [...]

Genesis to Introduce ‘Face Connect’ to Replace Car Keys with Facial Recognition

Genesis to Introduce ‘Face Connect’ to Replace Car Keys with Facial Recognition

SEOUL, Sept. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Genesis, the independent luxury brand of Hyundai Motor Co., has completed the development of ‘Face Connect,’ a new technology that uses facial recognition to open or lock vehicles and automatically cater to the driver’s needs. The cutting-edge technology, which will appear first on the Genesis’ GV60 SUV, recognizes the [...]

Boston Dynamics Eyes Expanded Partnership with Hyundai Motor

Boston Dynamics Eyes Expanded Partnership with Hyundai Motor

SEOUL, Sept. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — U.S. robotics startup Boston Dynamics said Friday it will expand its partnership with South Korean automaker Hyundai Motor Group to integrate its robotics technologies in future mobility solutions and expand their applications in other industrial sectors. Boston Dynamics demonstrated its latest robotics technologies during an online media event after [...]