Isuzu http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53617/more en Thai Vehicle Sales in Free Fall Amid Political Crisis http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-vehicle-sales-free-fall-amid-political-crisis <div class="node-body article-body">In the first two months of the year, car sales slumped 55.0% from like-2013 to 55,572 units and the CV segment was off 36.0% to 84,716.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-vehicle-sales-free-fall-amid-political-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-vehicle-sales-free-fall-amid-political-crisis#comments Premium Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Chevrolet Ford Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Incentives Production Sales Results Bangkok International Motor Show Exports Federation of Thai Industries Automotive Industry Club Mon, 24 Mar 2014 17:45:00 +0000 979551 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota pushes car market share to commanding 45.7% in February.</strong></p> Toyota Sees Thai Market Steadying After January Slip http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/toyota-sees-thai-market-steadying-after-january-slip <div class="node-body article-body">Toyota, which collects sales data for the industry, says last month’s slump reflects high volume from a year ago, when government tax incentives were spurring demand. But it notes the country’s ongoing political unrest may affect sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/toyota-sees-thai-market-steadying-after-january-slip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/toyota-sees-thai-market-steadying-after-january-slip#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Chevrolet Ford Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Sales Results Surapong Paisitpatanapong Wutthikorn Suriyachantananon Mon, 24 Feb 2014 16:25:00 +0000 959931 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota sales slip 37.7% but stays No.1 as rivals post bigger declines.</strong></p> GM to Invest $60 Million in Diesel-Engine JV to Meet Pending Laws http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/gm-invest-60-million-diesel-engine-jv-meet-pending-laws <div class="node-body article-body">Investment in the 6.6L turbodiesel V-8 will meet the EPA’s “Tier 3” tailpipe and evaporative emissions standard coming in 2017 for light-, medium- and some heavy-duty vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/gm-invest-60-million-diesel-engine-jv-meet-pending-laws" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/plants-amp-production/gm-invest-60-million-diesel-engine-jv-meet-pending-laws#comments Public Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Chevrolet GMC Isuzu California Air Resources Board Chevrolet Silverado HD Christine Sitek Chrysler Diesel DMAX Duramax turbodiesel Environmental Protection Agency Express GMC Sierra HD Isuzu Moraine Nissan Ram 1500 Savana Wed, 05 Feb 2014 16:00:00 +0000 947361 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM&rsquo;s DMAX investment to improve efficiency of 6.6L turbodiesel V-8.</strong></p> Thailand 2013 LV Sales Drop Amid Political Turmoil http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-2013-lv-sales-drop-amid-political-turmoil <div class="node-body article-body">An industry spokesman says vehicle production rose 9.1% last year to 2.46 million units, making Thailand one of the world’s top 10 auto-manufacturing countries.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-2013-lv-sales-drop-amid-political-turmoil" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-2013-lv-sales-drop-amid-political-turmoil#comments Premium Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Production Sales Results Trade automotive exports Kyoichi Tanada Pitak Pruittisarikorn Surapong Paisitpatanapong Yingluck Shinawatra Wed, 22 Jan 2014 16:40:00 +0000 935991 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>City helps Honda claim first-ever sales title in Thailand.</strong></p> Thai New-Vehicle Sales Tumble Amid Political Unrest http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-new-vehicle-sales-tumble-amid-political-unrest <div class="node-body article-body">Predictions of a jump in sales in December are tempered by political instability marked by continuing street violence. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-new-vehicle-sales-tumble-amid-political-unrest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-new-vehicle-sales-tumble-amid-political-unrest#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Incentives Sales Results Federation of Thai Industries Automobile Industry Club Surapong Phaisitpattanapong Thailand International Auto Expo Wutthikorn Suriyachantanano Fri, 27 Dec 2013 15:18:00 +0000 920821 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Toyota holding comfortable sales lead despite double-digit November skid.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-86 <div class="node-body article-body">Isuzu developing Southeast Asia parts-distribution base; Chrysler signs off on PPG clearcoats; Toyota licenses wireless-charging patents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-86" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-86#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology China India U.S. Indonesia Japan Thailand Sweden Chrysler Hino Isuzu Toyota Volvo Truck Aluminum Capacity Utilization Charging Electric Vehicles Electronic Control Units (ECU) Global Sources Globalization Logistics Product Development Purchashing Tariffs Trade Wheels Bulten Itochu Lacks Wheel Trim Systems Minebea PPG WiTricity Fri, 06 Dec 2013 12:41:00 +0000 909271 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Supplier pairs chrome-clad aluminum wheel with chrome roof rack.</strong></p> Thai LV Sales Tumble After Government Rebates Expire http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-lv-sales-tumble-after-government-rebates-expire <div class="node-body article-body">A Toyota executive says sales also were depressed by political instability and a cut in car output in preparation for new-model production in late October.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-lv-sales-tumble-after-government-rebates-expire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thai-lv-sales-tumble-after-government-rebates-expire#comments Premium Plants & Production Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Indonesia Philippines Thailand Chevrolet Ford Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Incentives Production Sales Results Gustavo Colossi Thailand International Motor Expo Wutthikorn Suriyachantanano Tue, 26 Nov 2013 16:30:00 +0000 902201 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Chevrolet maintaining sales lead over U.S. rival Ford.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84 <div class="node-body article-body">Faurecia, Magneti Marelli partner on interior HMIs; BOSAL Group expands into China; Japan’s Minebea plans eightfold increase in A/C drive-unit production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-84#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America Canada China U.S. Belgium Indonesia Japan Thailand BorgWarner Faurecia Isuzu Suzuki Toyota Volkswagen Globalization Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Logistics Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Suspension Tariffs Trade Wheels BOSAL Group. Advanced Clean Air Technologies Continental Structural Plastics Itochu Lacks Wheel Trim Systems Magneti Marelli Minebea Thu, 21 Nov 2013 18:52:00 +0000 898561 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>BorgWarner differential featured in FWD &rsquo;13 Volkswagen Golf GTI.</strong></p> Thailand LV Sales on Record Pace Despite Recent Slip http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-lv-sales-record-pace-despite-recent-slip <div class="node-body article-body">Deliveries through nine months were 3.4% ahead of like-2012, but recent flooding in large areas of the country and the end of tax breaks for first-time car buyers helped drop September sales 28.4%.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-lv-sales-record-pace-despite-recent-slip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/sales-amp-marketing/thailand-lv-sales-record-pace-despite-recent-slip#comments Premium Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Chevrolet Ford Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Toyota Advertising Incentives Sales Results eco-car Pitak Pruittisarikorn Thailand Floods Wutthikorn Suriyachantanano Mon, 21 Oct 2013 16:16:00 +0000 869221 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Honda YTD car-sales leader with nearly one-third of market.</strong></p> Automakers Wary of New Phase of Thai Eco-Car Program http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automakers-wary-new-phase-thai-eco-car-program <div class="node-body article-body">Car companies are concerned the second phase of tax incentives is launching too soon and could saturate the local market as new players sign on.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automakers-wary-new-phase-thai-eco-car-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/asia-pacific/automakers-wary-new-phase-thai-eco-car-program#comments Public Politics Auto Makers Sales & Marketing Asia Pacific Thailand Honda Isuzu Mitsubishi Nissan Suzuki Toyota Politics Incentives Inventories Federation of Thai Industries Automobile Industry Club vehicle taxes Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:01:00 +0000 853471 at http://wardsauto.com <p> <strong>Mitsubishi among five Japanese automakers in program&rsquo;s first phase.</strong></p>