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New Seat Leon modernised with latest Volkswagen tech

VW Group member gains digital interior and electrified engines from Golf Mk8 to make Thai-made players look outdated.

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New Seat Leon modernised with latest Volkswagen tech
25 Jan 2020

Plan to make E20 fundamental petrol

The Energy Ministry plans to promote gasohol E20 as the fundamental petrol in the third quarter in a bid to become the first country in Asia to use ethanol as a core fuel.

25 Jan 2020 3
Plan to make E20 fundamental petrol
24 Jan 2020

Toyota reels from strong baht but still banks on local plants

Toyota Motor Thailand is feeling the pinch of baht appreciation and has a negative outlook on car and auto part exports in 2020.

24 Jan 2020 3
Toyota reels from strong baht but still banks on local plants
24 Jan 2020

Swag EV lines up electric scooter plant

Singaporean startup Swag EV plans to establish an assembly plant for electric scooters in Thailand next year to take advantage of the large motorcycle supply chain locally, reducing assembly costs.

24 Jan 2020 1
Swag EV lines up electric scooter plant
23 Jan 2020

FTI has modest view for 2020 output

The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI) has a conservative outlook for car production in 2020, staying at 2 million units because of many global economic difficulties.

23 Jan 2020 1
20 Jan 2020

Draft EV roadmap coming

The government is drafting a roadmap for electric vehicle (EV) production to begin in Thailand within three years, says Finance Minister Uttama Savanayana.

20 Jan 2020 3
EV roadmap
16 Jan 2020

Porsche widens 718 Boxster and Cayman lineup with six-pot power

So-called GTS 4.0 features 400hp naturally aspirated flat-six appealing to driving enthusiasts.

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Porsche widens 718 Boxster and Cayman lineup with six-pot power
14 Jan 2020

2020 BMW 7 Series facelift: Thai prices and specs

Updated limo comes with same diesel option but improved plug-in hybrid, both at unchanged prices.

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2020 BMW 7 Series facelift: Thai prices and specs
13 Jan 2020

Mazda jittery over 2020 sales prospects

Mazda Sales (Thailand), the local distribution arm of the Japanese carmaker, is worried the baht's appreciation and the cloudy domestic economy will affect auto sales in 2020.

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Mazda jittery over 2020 sales prospects
11 Jan 2020

'Bullitt' Mustang sells for $3.4 million

The 1968 Ford Mustang GT that Steve McQueen drove in the classic car chase from the movie 'Bullitt', one of the most famous cars in American cinema, sold for $3.4 million at auction in Florida on Friday.

11 Jan 2020
'Bullitt' Mustang sells for $3.4 million