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Kamala Harris Promises to Work With South Korea About New Federal Tax Credit Concerns
Kamala Harris Promises to Work With South Korea About New Federal Tax Credit Concerns

27 Sep 2022, 21:30 UTC / Predictably, South Korea may argue at the World Trade Organization that the Inflation Reduction Act is a protectionist measure

 
MintAir Teams Up With Jaunt, Aims to Bring Air Taxi Services to South Korea
MintAir Teams Up With Jaunt, Aims to Bring Air Taxi Services to South Korea

31 Aug 2022, 12:20 UTC / Advanced air mobility service provider, MintAir, teamed up with Texas-based eVTOL developer, Jaunt Air Mobility, to bring air taxis to South Korea

 
Hyundai Ioniq 6 Sets New 24 Hour Pre-order Record in South Korea
Hyundai Ioniq 6 Sets New 24 Hour Pre-order Record in South Korea

26 Aug 2022, 16:08 UTC / Back in February 2021, Hyundai set a record of 23,760 pre-orders for the Ioniq 5. Now, the company just crushed that number with their upcoming Ioniq 6 model

 
Hyundai Motor Group Plans to Expand South Korea EV Business, Invest $16.54 Billion by 2030
Hyundai Motor Group Plans to Expand South Korea EV Business, Invest $16.54 Billion by 2030

19 May 2022, 09:34 UTC / The company plans a total EV output capacity of 3.23 million in 2030. Wants to build 1.44 million units of EV every year in South Korea

 
This Is the Kia Niro Plus, the First of the Company's Line of PBVs
This Is the Kia Niro Plus, the First of the Company's Line of PBVs

27 Apr 2022, 08:32 UTC / Kia wants to be a leader of the Purpose-Built Vehicle market by 2030. This modified Niro, called Niro Plus, is the first in the brand's offensive

 
Turkey Now Has the World's Longest Suspension Bridge, It Will Save Them Money
Turkey Now Has the World's Longest Suspension Bridge, It Will Save Them Money

18 Mar 2022, 21:38 UTC / Japan no longer has the record for the world's longest suspension bridge. Now, it sits between Europe and Asia, right in Turkey

 
Tesla in a Pickle After Korean Regulator Makes Claims Over Exaggerated Range Figures
Tesla in a Pickle After Korean Regulator Makes Claims Over Exaggerated Range Figures

15 Feb 2022, 10:10 UTC / Last week Tesla recalled 26,000 units over a defective windshield defroster software, the bug lead to reduced performance causing visibility issues

 
SES Gets Closer to Hyundai by Establishing SES Korea
SES Gets Closer to Hyundai by Establishing SES Korea

10 Feb 2022, 16:48 UTC / The company already said it had given Hyundai A samples of the Apollo lithium metal cells. Now it will have a pre-production facility in South Korea

 
This American eVTOL Is Gearing up to Pioneer Aerial Ridesharing in South Korea
This American eVTOL Is Gearing up to Pioneer Aerial Ridesharing in South Korea

8 Feb 2022, 05:56 UTC / Soon enough, taking an air taxi every day will become a regular thing for urban communities, as well as switching from land ridesharing to aerial ridesharing

 
Mercedes-Benz Fined $16.9 Million in South Korea for Emissions Rules Breach
Mercedes-Benz Fined $16.9 Million in South Korea for Emissions Rules Breach

7 Feb 2022, 09:17 UTC / South Korea’s antitrust regulator fined the German carmaker and its Korean unit for false advertising regarding diesel emissions

 
Renault Will Make Cars in South Korea With Volvo's Platform Thanks to Geely Deal
Renault Will Make Cars in South Korea With Volvo's Platform Thanks to Geely Deal

21 Jan 2022, 17:11 UTC / Call that globalization, but there’s much more to this story than the mere need Renault has to sell more cars in the Chinese market.

 
Debt-Ridden SsangYong Saved by Edison Motors-Led Consortium
Debt-Ridden SsangYong Saved by Edison Motors-Led Consortium

11 Jan 2022, 16:00 UTC / After a little over a year of uncertainty, SsangYong Motor has been purchased for a measly $255 million by consortium led by South Korea’s Edison Motors

 
Renault's Joint Venture With Brilliance Files for Bankruptcy in China
Renault's Joint Venture With Brilliance Files for Bankruptcy in China

30 Dec 2021, 16:11 UTC / Brilliance is to blame in this case due to $8.2 billion in debt, but the JV’s products also lacked demand. Renault still wants to establish itself in China

 
South Korean Startup Unveils Self-Driving Simulation Tech for Simultaneous Testing
South Korean Startup Unveils Self-Driving Simulation Tech for Simultaneous Testing

29 Dec 2021, 08:11 UTC / The only company in South Korea to have developed a full-stack autonomous driving simulation solution brings a game-changing innovation

 
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology
South Korea Is Working on Game-Changing Stealth Military Drone Technology

23 Dec 2021, 06:40 UTC / Electronic warfare is a key component of future combat scenarios, which makes stealth capabilities crucial for military superiority

 
Geely and Renault Could Join Forces on Hybrid Deal, Might Even Export Cars to the U.S.
Geely and Renault Could Join Forces on Hybrid Deal, Might Even Export Cars to the U.S.

21 Dec 2021, 09:52 UTC / This possible joint venture between China’s Geely and French carmaker Renault has reportedly been in the works since early this year

 
South Korea Will Use VR Simulators To Determine if the Elderly Are Fit To Drive
South Korea Will Use VR Simulators To Determine if the Elderly Are Fit To Drive

3 Dec 2021, 11:19 UTC / South Korea will use VR simulators to determine if the elderly are fit to drive. The measure is supposed to make the whole process more objective

 
Air Taxi Takes Off for the First Time in South Korea, in Volocopter's Crewed Test Flight
Air Taxi Takes Off for the First Time in South Korea, in Volocopter's Crewed Test Flight

11 Nov 2021, 09:06 UTC / Volocopter brings its air taxi concept to South Korea, with the country experiencing for the first time a public test flight of such an eVTOL aircraft.

 
South Korea's First Homemade Rocket Launches Successfully, Fails to Reach Correct Orbit
South Korea's First Homemade Rocket Launches Successfully, Fails to Reach Correct Orbit

21 Oct 2021, 20:10 UTC / After the launch, South Korean President Moon Jae-in announced that the rocket was unsuccessful in its planned objective

 
South Korea Aims High With Its First Locally-Made Next-Gen Supersonic Fighter Jet
South Korea Aims High With Its First Locally-Made Next-Gen Supersonic Fighter Jet

21 Oct 2021, 04:28 UTC / The remarkably-advanced KF-21 is the first fighter jet developed and built by South Korea, and the most expensive military project in all its history.