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Sales of Eco-friendly Cars Jump 27 pct Last Year

Sales of Eco-friendly Cars Jump 27 pct Last Year

SEOUL, Jan. 7 (Korea Bizwire) – Carmakers sold more than 120,000 units of environment-friendly vehicles in South Korea last year, up 27 percent from a year earlier, industry data showed Monday. Sales by both domestic and foreign carmakers reached 123,387 eco-friendly vehicles for the whole of 2018, jumping from 97,435 units sold the year before, [...]

Hyundai, Kia Eco-friendly Car Sales Jump 2.1-fold This Year

Hyundai, Kia Eco-friendly Car Sales Jump 2.1-fold This Year

SEOUL, Dec. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Sales of eco-friendly cars made by Hyundai Motor Co. and its sister company Kia Motors Corp. jumped 2.1-fold in the first 11 months of this year, on strong domestic and overseas demand, industry data showed Sunday. The two flagship companies of Hyundai Motor Group, the world’s fifth largest automotive [...]

Hyundai, Kia Showcase Dedicated Green Cars at Geneva Motor Show

Hyundai, Kia Showcase Dedicated Green Cars at Geneva Motor Show

SEOUL, March 2 (Yonhap) – South Korea’s two largest automakersshowcased their first ever dedicated green cars at the GenevaInternational Motor Show on Tuesday as they strive to make inroads into the European market. Hyundai Motor Co. showed off all three powertrain versions of its IONIQ, while its corporate cousin Kia Motors Corp. drew attention with its Niro gasoline-electric crossover. The conventional hybrid IONIQ that was first unveiled in Seoul has been [...]