Taiwan’s Foxconn Technology and Yulon to develop electric cars together

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Apple Inc. supplier Foxconn Technology and local carmaker Yulon Group have formed a joint venture to manufacture vehicles together, CommonWealth Magazine reported. Foxc...

Taiwan’s Luxgen not planning to launch fully electric cars in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Yulon Group said new car models were evidence that it would continue with its local brand Luxgen, though no all-electric vehicles are planned within the nex...

Yulon Group chairman Kenneth Yen dies in Taipei at age 54

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Yulon Group chairman, multi-millionaire Kenneth Yen (嚴凱泰), died at Taipei Veterans General Hospital on Monday afternoon; he was 54. Yen was a Taiwanese entrepreneur who is l...

Acer and Yulon Group unveil Taiwan's first self-driving car

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sept. 28 at the Taiwan Automotive Technology Innovation Summit 2018, the computer company Acer in collaboration with the Yulon Group introduced the country’s firs...

Taiwanese luxury automaker Luxgen shows off new models at Taipei Intl. Auto Show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s only independent luxury auto-maker Luxgen unveiled some of its newest models at the 22nd Taipei International Auto Show on Dec. 30. The highlights of Lux...

L for Luxgen: Crossover U6 GT and GT220 released

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese automaker Luxgen (納智捷) announced last Monday that their newest models, the U6 GT and U6 GT220, are officially on the market, reported UDN. The U6 GT ranges i...

Taipei begins to offer free EV charging at 20 public parking lots

People driving electric cars in Taipei have more places to charge their cars from now on as 20 public parking facilities in the city are equipped with charging posts, the city’s Parking Manageme...

Tsai visits carmaker

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President-elect Tsai Ing-wen continued her tour of major Taiwanese economic sectors Friday with a visit to carmaker Yulon, where she emphasized the need for environment-friendli...

Yulon, Acer donate millions to help Tainan quake victims

Yulon Group, Taiwan's leading auto maker, Saturday announced to donate NT$10 million (US$300,000) to help with rescue efforts for a strong earthquake that hit southern Taiwan and killed at least five ...

HTC, Volkswagen team up on Internet of Vehicles system

Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. said Friday that it is partnering with German auto maker Volkswagen in a bid to penetrate the fast growing Internet of Vehicles (IoV) market. HTC sai...

Car vendors launch promotion campaigns to reach annual sales goal

Taipei, Nov. 8 (CNA) Car vendors in Taiwan said Sunday that they have kicked off promotional campaigns to take advantage of the traditionally strong fourth quarter and reach the annual sales tar...

Nissan tops new-vehicle sales satisfaction in Taiwan's mass-market

Taipei, Sept. 1 (CNA) Japan's Nissan Motor Co. ranks the highest in new-vehicle sales satisfaction among the mass market brands available in Taiwan, according to an annual survey released Tuesday by ...

Car sales in Taiwan forecast at 420,000 for 2015

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) The number of cars sold in Taiwan in 2015 is expected to remain at around 420,000 units, little changed from last year, Yulon Motor Co. President Yao Chen-hsiang said Wednesday. ...