Kia Motors announced that it will begin manufacturing the Soul EV in South Korea in April. The car will be the first vehicle powered by battery Hyundai-Kia to be exported to markets in the United States and Europe.
Rolls-Royce has confirmed plans to build a plug-in hybrid models for the brand. The company CEO Torsten M?ller-?tv?s said "The plug-in will be essential in two years, not so much by demand from customers, but because of the legal regulation of greenhouse gas emissions.
The Brazilian Association of Importers of Motor Vehicles (Abeiva) revealed plans to change its name to Brazilian Association of Importers and Manufacturers of Motor Vehicles (Abeifa) and consequently alter their work with the automakers.