Posts Tagged ‘Thailand’

Chevrolet’s All-New TrailBlazer SUV Breaks Cover in Dubai

Thursday, November 10th, 2011
2013 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
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Dubai — Chevrolet's toughest, most-refined midsize sport utility vehicle, the TrailBlazer, made its global debut today at the opening of the Dubai International Motor Show in the Middle East.

The robust seven-seat show vehicle previews Chevrolet's latest SUV offering, which will be sold around the world, beginning with Thailand in early 2012.

The new-generation TrailBlazer combines the hauling and towing capability of a body-on-frame SUV with the ride comfort and efficiency of a crossover. Developed in tandem with the all-new Chevrolet Colorado pickup by GM do Brasil, it shares the same architecture as its truck sibling, with a chassis tuned to combine heavy-duty off-road capability with refined city driving. (more…)

Honda Exhibits World Premiere of Honda BRIO Prototype, Honda’s New Small Vehicle Developed for Asian Markets at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo 2010

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010
Honda BRIO Prototype (based on Thai spec)
© Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Bangkok, Thailand — Honda today debuted the world premiere of a prototype of Honda BRIO, the new small-sized vehicle developed for Asian markets and scheduled to be introduced in Thailand and India in 2011, at the 27th Thailand International Motor Expo starting November 30, 2010 (press day: November 30, public days: December 1–12.)

Honda BRIO Prototype is being developed with Honda's advanced technologies, while further advancing Honda's “man maximum, machine minimum” concept¹. Being developed as a commuter which is easy-to-use even in urban areas, the Honda BRIO prototype adopts an easy-to-handle compact body (more…)

Nissan Unveils Sketch of its Future Global Compact Car

Thursday, October 1st, 2009
New global compact car
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Yokohama — Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today revealed the sketch of its global compact car. This model will be initially launched in Thailand in March 2010 and will be available in more than 150 countries.

At the same time, Nissan Motor (Thailand) Co., Ltd. announced that the model will qualify as Thailand's first “Eco-car”. Thai Eco-car government policy is effective today and will help promote the development of energy efficient vehicles. (more…)

Ranger Max Show Truck Delivers Maximum Capability, Maximum Style and Maximum Impact

Saturday, November 29th, 2008
Ford Ranger Max at Thailand International Motor Expo
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Bangkok, Thailand — Renowned for its genuine toughness and strength, the Ford Ranger takes a confident step forward with the debut of the high-impact Ranger Max show truck at the Thailand International Motor Expo.

Ranger Max pushes everyone's expectations of Ranger. Visually bold and muscular, it takes to the stage at the Ford stand with confidence, sophistication and craftsmanship. The Ranger Max extends Ranger's reputation as the best all-around compact truck on the market.

“We know Ranger is tough and durable, and Ranger Max adds to those qualities. (more…)

Honda Begins Sales of All-New CITY in Thailand

Wednesday, September 10th, 2008
New Honda City
© Honda Motor Co.

Bangkok, Thailand — Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (HATC), Honda's automobile production and sales subsidiary in Thailand, today began sales of the all-new CITY.

The design of the new CITY is based on the total pursuit of a compact, yet dynamic form with road presence. In addition, class-leading¹ interior space was achieved to create a cabin that surrounds the occupants with an open and secure feeling. The new CITY is equipped with a 1.5-liter i-VTEC engine, which is further advanced in every way, including greater output and fuel consumption. (more…)