Isuzu http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53617/more en Thailand October Sales Slump 20%; Down 36% on Year http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-october-sales-slump-20-down-36-year <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota Executive Vice President Wutthikorn Suriyachantanano says sales are being impacted by the high burden of household debt and shrinking farm income, reducing consumers’ purchasing power.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-october-sales-slump-20-down-36-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/thailand-october-sales-slump-20-down-36-year#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Nissan Toyota Sales Results Tue, 25 Nov 2014 16:26:00 +0000 1166891 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Competitors can&rsquo;t capitalize on Toyota&rsquo;s 27.5% October decline.</strong></p> Thai Auto Market Free-Fall Continues in September http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-market-free-fall-continues-september <div class="node-body article-body">The September result dropped the country’s 9-month sales volume 37.3% behind prior-year to 648,410 units.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-market-free-fall-continues-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-auto-market-free-fall-continues-september#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Isuzu Nissan Toyota Wed, 29 Oct 2014 16:05:00 +0000 1144871 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Isuzu closes pickup-sales gap with No.1 Toyota in September.</strong></p> Thailand’s Auto-Sales Juggernaut Loses More Steam http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam <div class="node-body article-body">An industry official attributes last month’s 29.2% sales skid to the psychological impact on consumer spending from the political turmoil earlier in the year and the resulting economic slowdown.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thailand-s-auto-sales-juggernaut-loses-more-steam#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Indonesia Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Politics Production Sales Results Trade Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:50:00 +0000 1090471 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Mitsubishi Triton virtually alone among 1-ton pickup sales gainers in July.</strong></p> U.S. Big-Truck Sales Rally in June http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june <div class="node-body article-body">Class 8 sales jumped 31.8% on volume of 19,373 units, compared with 15,929 in the same period year-ago. Daimler led the heavy-duty group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/us-big-truck-sales-rally-june#comments Public Auto Makers Sales & Marketing North America U.S. Ford Freightliner Isuzu Mitsubishi Navistar Ram Sales Results Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:55:00 +0000 1057131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Freightliner&rsquo;s June sales push Daimler Class 8 deliveries higher.</strong></p> Japanese Parts Manufacturers Display Latest Wares http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares <div class="node-body article-body">Jatco is producing about 1,500 units of the second transmission in its CVT8 Hybrid series monthly, but plans to raise output to 4,500 units per month by 2016, with its Aguascalientes, Mexico-based subsidiary accounting for almost all of the growth.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/japanese-parts-manufacturers-display-latest-wares#comments Premium Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Japan Aisin Denso General Motors Honda Infiniti Isuzu Lexus Nissan Ram Toyota Body Climate Controls/HVAC Continuously Variable (CVT) Electric Vehicles Global Sources Hybrid Vehicles Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Transmission Hitachi Jatco Toyota Industries Wed, 02 Jul 2014 10:19:00 +0000 1046821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Next-gen Jatco CVT-8 transmission designed for lower torque levels.</strong></p> May LV Sales Reflect Post-Coup Thai Consumer Jitters http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/may-lv-sales-reflect-post-coup-thai-consumer-jitters <div class="node-body article-body">A Toyota executive says June traditionally is a top-selling month and the industry is hoping consumer outlook will relax as the country stabilizes following last month’s military takeover.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/may-lv-sales-reflect-post-coup-thai-consumer-jitters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/may-lv-sales-reflect-post-coup-thai-consumer-jitters#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Ford Honda Isuzu Mazda Nissan Toyota Sales Results Tue, 24 Jun 2014 18:21:00 +0000 1045531 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota year-to-date car sales falling at lower rate than competition.</strong></p> Japanese Automakers Expect Gains to Continue in Fiscal 2014 http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014 <div class="node-body article-body">Lesser players Suzuki and Subaru manufacturer Fuji Heavy Industries posted both record earnings and sales in fiscal 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/auto-makers/japanese-automakers-expect-gains-continue-fiscal-2014#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Japan Daihatsu Hino Honda Isuzu Lexus Mazda Mitsubishi Nissan Suzuki Toyota Finance Production Sales Results Thu, 29 May 2014 11:01:00 +0000 1028131 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>N-BOX Japan&rsquo;s best-selling kei car in 2013.</strong></p> Thai Military Coup Seen Prolonging LV Sales Slump http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-military-coup-seen-prolonging-lv-sales-slump <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota Thailand data shows that after four months, new-vehicle deliveries in the country slumped 43.1% from like-2013, including a 51.4% retreat in car sales and a 35.6% backslide in commercial-vehicle deliveries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-military-coup-seen-prolonging-lv-sales-slump" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-marketing/thai-military-coup-seen-prolonging-lv-sales-slump#comments Premium Auto Makers Plants & Production Politics Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Chevrolet Ford Honda Isuzu Nissan Toyota Politics Sales Results Vehicle Assembly Tue, 27 May 2014 16:40:00 +0000 1028101 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota bucks industry trend with 3.0% uptick in April car sales.</strong></p> Japanese Truck Makers Focus on Cutting Emissions http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions <div class="node-body article-body">Isuzu is cool toward hybrids, noting Jana’s leading truck maker is putting less emphasis on diesel-electric technology than its two main Japanese rivals, Hino and Mitsubishi Fuso.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/japanese-truck-makers-focus-cutting-emissions#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Japan Hino Isuzu Mitsubishi Fuso Diesel Emissions Gasoline Hybrid Vehicles Euro 6 UD Trucks Tue, 20 May 2014 09:22:00 +0000 1023141 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Isuzu offers diesel-electric hybrid Elf but says fuel prices will drive demand.</strong></p> Colorado, CR-V, Protons Shine in ASEAN Safety Tests http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/colorado-cr-v-protons-shine-asean-safety-tests <div class="node-body article-body">The latest addition to the NCAP organizations around the world aims to enhance safety standards, raise consumer awareness and encourage a market for safer vehicles in the Southeast Asia region.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/colorado-cr-v-protons-shine-asean-safety-tests" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/colorado-cr-v-protons-shine-asean-safety-tests#comments Premium Auto Makers Asia Pacific Vehicles & Technology Asia Pacific - Regional Chevrolet Honda Hyundai Isuzu Proton Toyota Airbags Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Safety ASEAN-NCAP Australasian New Car Assessment Program Japan Automobile Research Institute Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research Tue, 06 May 2014 19:01:00 +0000 1012991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Colorado, Isuzu D-Max first pickups tested in ASEAN program.</strong></p>