Kia is to introduce a third production shift at its European production facility in Slovakia and recruit 1,000 new employees to keep up with rising demand. Recruitment will be completed by December to allow three-shift operations at Zilina in the first quarter of 2012. (more…)
The second largest car manufacturer in India, Hyundai Motors India, is all set to take the wraps off its latest product, the all-new city-car called Eon. Hyundai’s long-awaited entry-level car will make its official public premiere in October, while sales will commence shortly after its official unveiling ceremony. (more…)
Update: New photos in Europe (in the Alps).
A reader from Carscoop photographed the new 2013 Hyundai Santa Fe/ix45 at Death Valley. This new pictures of the future Korean SUV caught testing hot-weather conditions in California’s Death Valley. (more…)
We could consider Kia and Hyundai as latecomers to the hybrid scene, but lately they both have made great strides introducing their first-ever hybrid sedans, the Optima Hybrid and Sonata Hybrid, which are both already on sale in the US and as far as we know, they sell pretty well there. (more…)
Yesterday, we publish the recall affecting over 200,000 Hyundai Santa Fe and Veracruz. Today, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announces a new recall for the 2007-2008 Kia Sorento. (more…)
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced today a recall of over 200,000 Hyundai crossovers (178,685 Santa Fe and 26,548 Veracruz crossovers) all from the 2007 and 2008 model years. What happened? The Airbags that may not deploy in the event of an accident. (more…)