Tag: Asia

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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2020 Daihatsu Rocky Small SUV Is The Toyota Raize’s More Serious Twin

Yesterday we brought you photos and information of the 2020 Toyota Raize, a new small SUV for Asian markets. Today it’s time to take a look at the model on which the Raize is based, the Daihatsu Rocky. Reviving one of the brand’s most recognizable nameplates, the all-new Rocky was on display at the Tokyo […]

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2020 Isuzu D-Max Teased In Thailand, Looks More Upscale Inside And Out

The wait for an all-new Isuzu D-Max is almost over as the third-generation model has been teased in a new video released by the carmaker’s Thai subsidiary. Posted on Isuzu’s Thailand website, the video is accompanied by a countdown which read 7 days 5 hours at the time of writing, meaning the 2020 D-Max should […]

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