Despite South Korea’s tariff-free status, automakers aren’t flocking there due to the country’s tough labor unions that are known for striking, as well as benefits of avoiding tariffs not outweighing the associated costs of moving there.
Autotrader editors considered some objective factors including maximum range, electric-only range (for PHEVs) and price. Other factors, such as drivability and value, were a bit more subjective in nature.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Congress, Consumer Reports and the automotive industry are working together to make rear seat reminder systems standard features on new vehicles in the future.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a “compliance warning” to Hyundai Motor Company regarding violations of the Magnuson Moss Warranty Act’s prohibition against tie-in sales of branded products and services as a condition of warranty coverage.