Posts Tagged south korea

Tesla Model X To Go On Sale In Taiwan

About a month ago, Tesla started delivering the first Model S vehicles in Taiwan. Now, the automaker has unveiled its Model X in the country, and sales are set to begin. The Model S starts at NT$3.18 million (~$101,000 U.S.), and a base Model X in the country will set you…

2 days ago by Steven Loveday 0

Tesla Open For Business In South Korea

Earlier this month, Tesla inaugurated the opening of its first two stores in South Korea. Store #1 is referred to as the automaker’s Korean flagship location. It’s in the new  Starfield Hanam, a shopping mall located in Gyeonggi Province (see rendered image). The second store is in Cheongdam-dong. Korea Times reports:…

3 days ago by Eric Loveday 0

Tesla Hopes To Launch In India This Summer

Tesla is forever expanding in every way possible. Earlier this month, the electric vehicle maker officially entered the market in Portugal, following a myriad of requests, and even a video plea to Tesla CEO Elon Musk about nine months back. Now plans are set for India. While Tesla is not currently…

1 month ago by Steven Loveday 6

Chevrolet Bolt To Launch In South Korea Next Year

Reports out of South Korea are suggesting that General Motors will launch the Chevrolet Bolt there in the first half of 2017. This news comes to us from the show floor of the 2016 Korea Electronics Show (KES) at COEX. That’s reportedly where General Motors Korea made the Bolt EV announcement,…

4 months ago by Eric Loveday 8

South Korea Pushes Forward To Advance Its Domestic EV Market

EVs are not very popular in South Korea, especially in comparison to other countries. As a result, the country plans to solve this problem through reduced taxes and insurance, government subsidies, increased charging station infrastructure, and advanced battery development. Taxes added to the purchase price of EVs are now being reduced in South…

6 months ago by Steven Loveday 6