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KT to Provide Car Infotainment Services to Renault Samsung Vehicles

KT to Provide Car Infotainment Services to Renault Samsung Vehicles

SEOUL, June 25 (Korea Bizwire) — KT Corp., South Korea’s telecommunications giant, said Thursday it will introduce in-car infotainment services for Renault Samsung Motors Corp. vehicles set to be released this year. The service will provide in-car infotainment, such as weather reports and music or podcast streaming, through an internal communications device installed in new [...]

Hyundai Mobis Develops 5G-based Connected Car Technology

Hyundai Mobis Develops 5G-based Connected Car Technology

SEOUL, June 24 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Mobis Co. said Wednesday it has developed an integrated communication controller to offer 5G networks-based “seamless” connected car services in next-generation vehicles. The integrated communication controller allows a vehicle to have real-time communication with other vehicles and the infrastructure for safe driving and information gathering, the company said [...]

5 Companies to Recall Nearly 14,000 Vehicles

5 Companies to Recall Nearly 14,000 Vehicles

SEOUL, June 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Audi-Volkswagen Korea, Toyota Motor Korea, Daimler Trucks Korea and two importers of motorcycles will voluntarily recall nearly 14,000 vehicles to fix faulty components, the transport ministry said Monday. This is the latest in a series of recalls by carmakers operating in South Korea and vehicle importers due to problems [...]

GM Committed to Making EVs Reality in S. Korea

GM Committed to Making EVs Reality in S. Korea

SEOUL, June 21 (Korea Bizwire) — General Motors Co. is committed to expanding its position in South Korea by introducing more electric vehicles amid growing appetite for zero-emission cars thanks to improving charging infrastructure and state subsidies, the company has said. In a virtual media briefing held Wednesday, Jesse Ortega, architectural chief engineer at GM’s [...]

Hyundai Motor to Host “2020 Longest Run” Campaign

Hyundai Motor to Host “2020 Longest Run” Campaign

SEOUL, June 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Co. announced on Tuesday that it will host the “2020 Longest Run” campaign. This campaign, one of Hyundai Motor’s flagship corporate social responsibility (CSR) programs, is designed to contribute to creating a better world through afforestation. After downloading an exclusive app, participants can make a donation for [...]