Renault Samsung Motors' XM3 SUV, which is assembled at the carmaker's Busan plant, will be exported to global markets including Europe from next year. The XM3 model, which will be called Arkana in Europe,
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.
Renault Samsung is taking its compact SUV XM3 overseas, starting by exporting 140 units this year to Chile. The vehicle is one of the most popular compact SUVs in Korea despite having launched in an already-competitive segment last March.
Renault Samsung Motors has launched the Captur compact SUV in a bid to fight the sales slump from the coronavirus pandemic. The French automaker's Korean unit said Wednesday it has started sales of the imported Renault Captur in the local market.