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SsangYong Tivoli Completes the Notorious Dakar Rally

SsangYong Tivoli Completes the Notorious Dakar Rally

SEOUL, Dec. 24 (Korea Bizwire) – SsangYong Motor’s Tivoli DKR has successfully completed the notorious Dakar Rally, the manufacturer said on Tuesday. The Dakar Rally, known colloquially as “the race from hell”, is famous for its brutal conditions and harrowing racing schedule, leaving many participants with injuries and accidents. Against the odds, the Tivoli DKR, which [...]

More Autonomous Cars Being Tested in South Korea

More Autonomous Cars Being Tested in South Korea

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — The mileage for autonomous car test drives has surpassed 190,000 kilometers in South Korea over the last two years. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport said on Thursday that a total of 30 autonomous vehicles from 17 organizations have been undergoing testing since 2016, when test drives for [...]

Nexen Tire’s Speed Racing Competition Opens at Korea International Circuit

Nexen Tire’s Speed Racing Competition Opens at Korea International Circuit

BUSAN, Sept. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — The penultimate 5th round of Nexen Tire’s Speed Racing Competition opens this coming Sunday at the Korea International Circuit in Yeongam County, South Jeolla Province. The motorsports event, which was first held in 2012, is the biggest domestic racing competition.  What makes the race atypical of other motorsports events [...]