SLOW PAYMENTS by car owners has driven Mercedes-Benz Leasing (Thailand)'s non-performing loans up a gear.
KIATNAKIN BANK is keen to lower the rejection rate for its hire purchase loans and sustain credit costs by becoming a captive finance company for carmakers, starting with Suzuki.
MAZDA HAS made Thailand the second country after Japan to serve as a production base for its SkyActiv automatic transmission, with the official opening of Mazda Powertrain Manufacturing (Thailand) Co (MPMT).
With the market plunging by 16 per cent during the first half of the year, auto companies are capitalising on every sales opportunity that arises.
A senior executive at Toyota Motor Thailand has threatened to file lawsuits against individuals who continue alleging the company is falsifying import documents.
MOTOR SHOWS aren't only for new cars, and those looking for a good deal on a second-hand vehicle should visit the seventh "Bangkok Imported Car and Used Car Show", which opened yesterday at Challenger Hall 3, Muang Thong Thani.
FORD THAILAND has launched an updated version of its Ranger pickup truck with customer orders kicking off at all Ford dealerships nationwide.
THE TOYOTA Motor Corporation has chosen Thailand for the global launch of the latest version of its popular Toyota Fortuner, with the Japanese automotive giant unveiling the sport-utility vehicle on Thursday.
A LEADING automobile technology company in Germany has faith that Thailand will rebound from the economic downturn that saw the local auto industry experience a continued drop.
Thanks to the high demand for its new SKYACTIV models, Japanese automaker Mazda has been able to better the market average over the first half the year and almost match its performance from a year ago.