Tag: Asia

2021 Nissan X-Terra Returns As A Navara-Based SUV With Fresh Looks In The Middle East

Nissan has just unveiled its new 2021 X-Terra SUV for the Middle East, also known as the Terra in other markets. Unlike North America’s Xterra (without a hyphen) based on the F-Alpha platform that was discontinued after the 2015MY, the three-row SUV is built around the latest 2021 Navara. Compared to the existing Terra SUV […]

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All-New 2021 Isuzu MU-X Breaks Cover As The D-Max’s SUV Variant

Isuzu has unveiled the all-new MU-X body-on-frame SUV in Thailand, seven years after the launch of the outgoing model. Classified as a passenger pickup vehicle (PPV) in Thailand, the second-generation Isuzu MU-X will go on sale on November 9 in the southeast Asian country before arriving in other markets in the region and Australia. As […]

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Porsche Not Hit Too Hard By The Pandemic As It Posts “Moderate” Sales Decline

Porsche has shared its sales numbers for the first nine months of the year, recording a decline in most global markets save for the Asia-Pacific, Africa and Middle East region, where they actually shipped more cars than in the first three quarters of 2019. That is a mere 1 percent increase, according to the Stuttgart […]

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2021 Toyota Fortuner: Hilux’s 7-Seater SUV Sibling Gets A Facelift Too

Premiering alongside the facelifted Toyota Hilux is the refreshed 2021 Toyota Fortuner and while it isn’t sold in the U.S., it brings with it some minor revisions that should help it keep pace with the competition in markets including Australia. The second-generation Fortuner has been on sale since 2015 and while it wasn’t really crying […]

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VinFast’s First EV To Enter Production In 2021, Go On Sale In The U.S.

Remember VinFast, Vietnam’s first car manufacturer? Well, the company that builds re-bodied BMW 5 Series and X5 SUVs has ambitions that exceed Vietnam’s borders. VinFast has announced it will start building its first electric cars next year and they will target the U.S. market. VinFast aims to debut its first electric model at the Los Angeles […]

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Opel Returning To Japan In 2021 With Corsa, Combo Life And Grandland X

Opel continues its expansion outside Europe with a return to the Japanese market announced for 2021. At launch, the German brand owned by France’s PSA Group will offer three models: the Corsa supermini, the Combo Life compact MPV and the Grandland X compact SUV. Further models will follow later. Interestingly, the Corsa may be named […]

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GM’s Factory Sell-Off To China’s Great Wall Motors Continues, This Time In Thailand

China’s Great Wall Motors has snatched another Asian plant from General Motors, this time in Thailand. Following last month’s announcement that it is buying GM’s former plant in Talegaon, India, Great Wall Motors (GWM) has now struck a similar deal for the U.S. carmaker’s manufacturing facilities in Rayong, Thailand. The companies signed a binding term […]

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Impatient Tailgating Mitsubishi Lancer EVO X Driver Gets What He Deserves In Singapore

Cars such as the Mitsubishi Lancer EVO and the Impreza STI, exist for the sole purpose of constantly thrilling the driver, unlike say a BMW M3 for example, which is a lot more composed when driven under the speed limit. Something like the EVO X on the other hand is more rough around the edges, […]

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