Hyundai Motor will replace LG batteries in more than 80,000 electric vehicles (EVs) including the Kona Electric, because of fire risks.
Detroit-based General Motors will voluntarily recall about 68,000 Chevrolet Bolt Electric Vehicles (EVs), following reports of the cars catching on fire, the company announced Sunday.
As Hyundai Motor recalls Kona Electrics after a series of fires, the Korean carmaker is taking a major earnings hit due to problems with its Theta 2 gasoline engine.
A Kona Electric caught fire on Oct. 17 while connected to a charger, a day after Hyundai Motor initiated a voluntary recall of the electric vehicle (EV) in Korea, the company's most popular electric model.
BMW vehicles are being recalled after reports of vehicle engines shutting down while traveling and concerns over a fire risk related to batteries.
Hyundai Motor will voluntarily recall some 51,000 fire-prone Kona electric vehicles (EVs) sold in international markets, the company announced Sunday, following last week's decision to recall Kona vehicles sold in Korea.
Hyundai Motor has decided to voluntarily recall its fire-prone Kona electric vehicles (EVs), according to the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport . The automaker will recall 25,564 Kona Electric cars manufactured between 2017 and 2020.
Renault Samsung's Busan-made XM3, a coupe-style SUV also known as Arkana, will be recalled due to the risk of unexpected power loss while driving.
Jeans containing toxic materials that could cause cancer are displayed at the Korea Consumer Agency’s Seoul office on Tuesday. Among 30 jean brands studied, four were found to have failed safety tests.
The Ministry of Transport recalled 10 models from Hyundai Motor, SsangYong Motor, Mercedes-Benz Korea, Porsche Korea, Honda Korea and Hanbul Motors on July 2, demanding fixes to nearly 110,000 cars.