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Road Transport

Export strategy success

Hyundai has built a strong following in Hong Kong. A decade ago, the South Korean marque was regarded as 'cheap', but then the Santa Fe and Tucson sports utility vehicles became worldwide hits on account of their mechanics, durability and economy.

Friday, 6 April, 2012, 12:00am

Export strategy success

Hyundai has built a strong following in Hong Kong. A decade ago, the South Korean marque was regarded as 'cheap', but then the Santa Fe and Tucson sports utility vehicles became worldwide hits on account of their mechanics, durability and economy.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Plug-in, recharge and go

Electric cars are popular in many world cities, but have yet to catch on in Hong Kong.

There are about 370 recharging stations across town, but only 300 of the city's 630,000-odd licensed vehicles are plug-ins, the South China Morning Post reported on March 17.

30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Pedestrians feel the squeeze from cars and planners

When urban planner Peter Cookson-Smith steps out of his Wan Chai office, he does not like what he sees.

25 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Best of both worlds

The Nissan Murano was first launched in North America as a 'crossover', combining the size and ruggedness of a sports utility vehicle and the manoeuvrability and comfort of a saloon car. First launched in Hong Kong in October 2008, the Murano has 'established a strong following' here, according to Nissan dealer Honest Motors.

23 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Privacy promised in new traffic monitoring

The government will protect the public's privacy when it tests four new devices for tracking real-time traffic on the streets, lawmakers were told yesterday.

10 Mar 2012 - 12:00am