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Covisint Extends Relationship with Ford Motor Company

Covisint Extends Relationship with Ford Motor Company

DETROIT, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS) today announced that it has extended its relationship with Ford Motor Company (“Ford”).  With this extension, Ford will continue to leverage the Covisint B2B Automotive Exchange. The Covisint B2B Automotive Exchange currently provides global access to information and applications for more than 615,000 supplier users across [...]

Nearly 500 Ford Cars to Be Recalled in S. Korea for Faulty Suspension

Nearly 500 Ford Cars to Be Recalled in S. Korea for Faulty Suspension

SEOUL, Dec. 21 (Korea Bizwire) – Ford Sales & Service Korea, the local importer and distributor of Ford vehicles, will recall certain model year Ford Explorer SUVs sold here for a problem related to the cars’ suspension, the transportation ministry said Wednesday.  The recall affects 489 Explorer cars produced between Jan. 17 and May 31 [...]

Korea Follows U.S. Lead with Ford Explorer Exhaust Fumes Investigation

Korea Follows U.S. Lead with Ford Explorer Exhaust Fumes Investigation

SEJONG, July 8 (Korea Bizwire) – Following the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) probe into Ford Explorer exhaust fumes entering the vehicle’s passenger compartment, the Korean Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport also revealed Thursday that it would launch an investigation into the Explorers sold in Korea.  According to Reuters, 154 complaints were filed with [...]

Ford and Intel Research Demonstrates the Future of In-Car Personalization and Mobile Interior Imaging Technology

Ford and Intel Research Demonstrates the Future of In-Car Personalization and Mobile Interior Imaging Technology

DEARBORN, Mich. June 25 (Korea Bizwire)–As vehicles become an integral part of the Internet of Things, Ford and  Intel are researching new opportunities for the connected car, including  giving drivers the ability to remotely peer into their car using a  smartphone, or a vehicle that could identify its owner using facial  recognition software. The joint [...]

Countdown to Opening of 2014 Busan International Motor Show

Countdown to Opening of 2014 Busan International Motor Show

BUSAN, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) - Starting with Press Day on May 29, and the Opening Ceremony on May 30, the 2014 Busan International Motor Show (BIMOS 2014) will be at BEXCO in Busan for 11 days through June 8. The auto show, which first convened as the inaugural exhibition for BEXCO in 2001, is [...]

Foreign Car Craze in the Domestic Market

Foreign Car Craze in the Domestic Market

SEOUL, Korea, April 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Imported wheels are selling like hot cakes in Korea. Last month, the monthly sales of foreign cars have exceeded 15,000 breaking the record of 14,953 in July 2013. According to the Korea Automobile Importers and Distributors Association, 15,733 foreign cars were registered in March which has increased 30.4 [...]