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Mazda's new eco-cars priced |at Bt675,000 to Bt790,000
January 16, 2015 1:00 am

Mazda's new eco-cars priced |at Bt675,000 to Bt790,000

Mazda has announced the official pricing of its redesigned Mazda2 subcompact, the first model to be produced under Phase 2 of the government's eco-car programme.

India's Apollo Tyres sets sights on 5 per cent of Thai market in...
January 14, 2015 1:00 am

India's Apollo Tyres sets sights on 5 per cent of Thai market in...

Apollo Tyres, the first Indian tyre brand to make inroads in Thailand, says it aims to capture 5 per cent of this market within two or three years.

Bosch producing active safety systems here
January 9, 2015 1:00 am

Bosch producing active safety systems here

Bosch, one of the world's leading automotive suppliers, has localised production of active safety systems at its manufacturing facility in Rayong.

SUVs appeal most to new-vehicle buyers: study
January 9, 2015 1:00 am

SUVs appeal most to new-vehicle buyers: study

Sport utility vehicles were more appealing to new-vehicle owners in Thailand than pickup trucks, passenger cars or multi-purpose vehicles (MPVs) in 2014, according to the JD Power Asia Pacific 2014 Thailand Automotive Performance, Execution and...

Zero electric motorcycle comes to Thailand
January 9, 2015 1:00 am

Zero electric motorcycle comes to Thailand

Thai Yarnyon Group, an automotive company belonging to the Leenutaphong clan, has diversified into the electric motorcycle market with the introduction of Zero motorcycles in Thailand recently.

New Mitsubishi Thailand president
January 9, 2015 1:00 am

New Mitsubishi Thailand president

Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) Japan has appointed Morikazu Chokki as the new president and CEO of Mitsubishi Motors (Thailand).

HR-V: a crossover that makes a lot of sense
January 7, 2015 1:00 am

HR-V: a crossover that makes a lot of sense

The Nation's Kingsley Wijayasinha takes Honda's subcompact crossover for a spin and comes away impressed with not only its exterior design and interior, but also its comfortable drive, fuel consumption and performance. Check it out

Auto sector is expecting a year of recovery
January 3, 2015 1:00 am

Auto sector is expecting a year of recovery

Few in the automotive industry will look back on 2014 with fondness

Thailand set to become major Mazda supply base in SE Asia
December 26, 2014 1:00 am

Thailand set to become major Mazda supply base in SE Asia

Rayong engine, transmission plant to churn out 400,000 sets per year starting next month, all-new Mazda2 to be exported to global markets

Nissan certain market will recover next year
December 19, 2014 1:00 am

Nissan certain market will recover next year

Thai govt trying hard to revive economy, while investors expect auto industry to slowly pick up, president says