18th January 2022

Kia Chooses Hybrid to Kick-Start Second Gen Niro Sales

Kia’s Niro cross-over sees its second-generation model swell in size and is unveiled as a self-charging hybrid. While PHEV and BEV versions are planned to be unveiled before the...


24th November 2021

Automakers About to Shake Up the Insurance Industry

Elon Musk recently announced Tesla’s intent to launch a usage-based insurance (UBI) product in Texas. The move came after General Motors and Ford launched their own telematics insurance programs...

By Graham Jarvis


19th October 2021

Kia EV6 Claims Premium BEV Range for the Mass Market

Ahead of its official launch, Kia’s new EV6 claims to bring premium BEV range and performance to the mass market. While still teasing the car with just body-line images,...


25th August 2021

Kia to Showcase its Electric Push at IAA

Kia will showcase its advance in electrification at IAA Mobility Munich 2021 using the new EV6 as a taste of what is to come. The Korean carmaker will outline...


31st March 2021

Kia’s EV6 Claims Super Speed Performance Moving and Stationary

Kia is employing a 800-volt ultra-fast charging system into its new EV6 BEV to echo its on-road performance of a 0-62mph sprint time of just 3.5 seconds. The EV6...


8th February 2021

Weekly Brief: Apple Eyes Up Era of the ‘iCar’

Only Apple could trump the Super Bowl. During a week when all eyes usually converge on America’s largest sporting event and the TV ads that make it famous, last...

Commentary by Andrew Tolve


5th January 2021

Vehicle Subscription Services Taking hold in India

Car subscription has never been a popular choice for private car buyers in India where many take pride in owning a car as an asset. However, while car subscription...

By Simmi Sinha


4th January 2021

On the Road with Future In-Vehicle Sat Navs

Artificial intelligence (AI) and augmented reality (AR) are already riding shotgun in the cockpit of some connected vehicles. Now industry executives are planning the next advancements they say will...

By Robert Gray


3rd December 2020

Hyundai Unveils First In-House BEV Platform

Hyundai has unveiled its first in-house BEV platform to be used across its group brands for future vehicles. From 2021, the Electric-Global Modular Platform (E-GMP) will underpin a range...


22nd October 2020

Kia Showcases Multi-Collision ADAS in Sorento

Kia has installed its first multi-collision ADAS system in its new European specification Sorento SUV to showcase technology claiming protection during a typical high speed accident. Often on large...


5th October 2020

AVs’ Captive Audience Presents Infotainment Challenge

The future of automotive transportation will be defined by two domains: the driving function and the in-car user experience. As the driving function becomes more automated and autonomous, the...


22nd September 2020

Kia Launches Dealer-Based Mobility Solution in Europe

Kia has joined the automakers’ assault on the personal mobility market by launching its KiaMobility solution in Europe. This dealer-led car user service allows consumers to rent vehicles from...