Cars produced by foreign automobile-makers at a dealership in Moscow. Russia may tighten sanctions against western nations to include a ban on imports of cars.

Russia may tighten retaliatory sanctions against western nations to include a ban on car imports if the US and the EU impose additional sanctions on M(...)

 Samsung Electronics helped the South Korean stock market advance by 1 per cent overnight. Photograph: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Asian shares clinched slender gains overnight as improved manufacturing data from China, Japan and the United States augured well for global growth, (...)

 Chung Mong Koo, chairman and chief executive officer of Hyundai  and Kia,  arrives for a new year company meeting in Seoul, South Korea, yesterday.  Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

The man who led South Korea’s motor industry growth through the last decade says Hyundai and Kia Motors expect what will be their lowest annual sales (...)

The latest Honda CR-V

European vehicle sales are likely to grow in 2014 for the first time in seven years, though unemployment and the lingering impact of sovereign debt pr(...)

Cho Hyun-Shick, president of Hankook Tire,  during a news conference in Seoul, South Korea, yesterday.  Photograph: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Hankook Tire is poised to build its first US plant in a move to bolster its presence in the world’s second largest car market, as the South Korean tyr(...)