J D Power Asia Pacific Study reveals new insight into China’s growing auto industry. The latest Sales Satisfaction Index (SSI) reveals Audi as the top ranked among luxury car brands while Hyundai Motors and Citroen lead the chart in regular passenger car segment.
Hyundai Motors faces a $1 million (1 million Won, INR 6,01,10,000) fine for exaggerating mileage figures on board the new Santa Fe SUV. Imposed by Transport Ministry in South Korea, the fine is a result of independent tests carried out which show the mileage of Santa Fe 8.5% less than indicated by the company.
Supermodel Adriana Lima And Kia Motors America have come together in 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil camapaign with a tag line, “For One Month, Let’s All be Futbol Fans.”
South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group, overthrew Honda as greenest automaker in the US. It was due to the company’s endeavor to downsize engines, adopt electric hybrids and a host of other anti pollution technologies that has aided the company in achieving this feat and taking the title from Honda Motor Co as the most environmental automaker.
Listed as one of “50 Best Global Green Brands” by Interbrand, Kia Motors celebrated Earth Week by emphasising its commitment to US environmental sustainability. This sees local partnerships with The Ecology Center and Pacific Marine Mammal Center (PMMC). The refreshed 2014 Optima Hybrid will be joined later in 2014 by Kia’s all-electric, zero-emission vehicle in the US, Soul EV . Both vehicles project Kia’s greener future vision.
Kia Motors (UK) Limited has partnered with Surrey County Cricket Club (Surrey CCC) to supply Graham Ford and Graeme Smith, this year’s Coach and Captain, with two top specifications Sorento SUVs.
Hyundai Motors Co, fuel cell electric vehicle leaders is looking at a rechargeable battery-powered car to make its entry into markets in 2016. This upcoming electric car is the answer to greater emphasis being shown to zero emission cars in the future.