Car imports rise in September
(Sep 30, 2014)
About 7,000 completely-built units (CBU) were imported in September this
year, bringing US$132 million in revenue, reported the General
Statistics Office (GSO).
Terra Motors Corporation of Japan has announced it has manufactured and
sold in Viet Nam an electric motorcycle that can function with an Apple
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars will present the first imported black-and-white Wraith model in its showroom in Ha Noi on October 2.
Twenty families will participate in a 2,200-kilometre road trip on the
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) from HCM City.
Thaco Kia will raise the prices of Kia Morning, Rio and Carens from
VND2 million to VND5 million this October, company officials told
BMW's only M and Individual showroom in Viet Nam opened last week in Pasteur Street in HCM City's District 3.
VinaMazda achieved a sales record of 789 cars in August, a 123 per cent increase year on year, the company said in a statement.
Piaggio Vietnam has recalled 14,291 Vespa scooters manufactured between
May 13, 2013, and January 10, 2014, to check and repair possible fuel
pipe defects, according to Vneconomy.
Viet Nam Automobile Manufacturers Association (VAMA) reported a sales
increase of 59 per cent, 12,562 more units were sold this August than in
August of last year.
The new versions of Honda City, Toyota Corolla Altis and Mercedes-Benz
C-Class are among the cars expected to heat up the automobile market
towards the end of the year.
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars officially opened its showroom in the capital
city to the public on August 27 as part of its continued expansion
across the Asia-Pacific region.