The Truth About Cars » Iran Khodro http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:20:56 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » Iran Khodro http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Renault Resumes Supply Shipments To Iranian Production Lines http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/renault-resumes-supply-shipments-to-iranian-production-lines/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2014/01/renault-resumes-supply-shipments-to-iranian-production-lines/#comments Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:30:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=728010 After a six-month self-imposed hiatus, Renault has begun shipping “a very low volume” of parts overland to Iran for vehicle assembly. According to Automotive News, over the past 10 days, parts for the Renault Tondar — the variant of the Dacia Logan built and sold by Iran Khodro — have made their way to Iranian […]

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After a six-month self-imposed hiatus, Renault has begun shipping “a very low volume” of parts overland to Iran for vehicle assembly. According to Automotive News, over the past 10 days, parts for the Renault Tondar — the variant of the Dacia Logan built and sold by Iran Khodro — have made their way to Iranian […]

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Iran Khodro Looking To Build Cars In Iraq http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/iran-khodro-looking-to-build-cars-in-iraq/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/05/iran-khodro-looking-to-build-cars-in-iraq/#comments Tue, 28 May 2013 15:47:23 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=489778 While Russia, Indonesia, Brazil and even Burma get the majority of the car industry’s attention when it comes to emerging markets, Iraq is also considered to be an up-and-coming place to sell cars. Iraqis have a funny habit of enjoying cars that are linked to foreign armies; American cars are fairly popular in the country, […]

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While Russia, Indonesia, Brazil and even Burma get the majority of the car industry’s attention when it comes to emerging markets, Iraq is also considered to be an up-and-coming place to sell cars. Iraqis have a funny habit of enjoying cars that are linked to foreign armies; American cars are fairly popular in the country, […]

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Customs Data: More Than Half Of Iran’s Car Parts Still Coming Through http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/customs-data-more-than-half-of-irans-car-parts-still-coming-through/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/customs-data-more-than-half-of-irans-car-parts-still-coming-through/#comments Wed, 20 Jun 2012 12:45:59 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=449548 Further on yesterday’s story on PSA’s, and by extension GM’s, alleged continuous supply of embargoed car parts to Iran, Bloomberg reports that Iran’s imports of automobile parts decreased by 47.8 percent to $254 million in the two months since March 20. In other words, more than half of the previous amounts still come through. From […]

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Further on yesterday’s story on PSA’s, and by extension GM’s, alleged continuous supply of embargoed car parts to Iran, Bloomberg reports that Iran’s imports of automobile parts decreased by 47.8 percent to $254 million in the two months since March 20. In other words, more than half of the previous amounts still come through. From […]

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Media Reports: Peugeot Violates Iran Sanctions. UANI: Investigate GM! http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/media-reports-peugeot-violates-iran-sanctions-uani-investigate-gm/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/06/media-reports-peugeot-violates-iran-sanctions-uani-investigate-gm/#comments Tue, 19 Jun 2012 16:43:49 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=449475 GM-partner PSA has repeatedly stated that shipments of parts to Iran’s carmaker IKCO (a.k.a. Iran Khodro) had stopped in February, and would not resume until September, if at all. The parts are for the 206 and 405 models, and PSA said it stopped shipping them in response to sanctions on Iran. IKCO says it’s not […]

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GM-partner PSA has repeatedly stated that shipments of parts to Iran’s carmaker IKCO (a.k.a. Iran Khodro) had stopped in February, and would not resume until September, if at all. The parts are for the 206 and 405 models, and PSA said it stopped shipping them in response to sanctions on Iran. IKCO says it’s not […]

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Sanctions Cause PSA To Suspend Iran Khodro Shipments http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/sanctions-cause-psa-to-suspend-iran-khodro-shipments/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/05/sanctions-cause-psa-to-suspend-iran-khodro-shipments/#comments Thu, 03 May 2012 12:50:31 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=442765 Sanctions imposed on Iran by the EU and the United States have compelled PSA to delay parts shipments to Iran Khodro until September at the earliest. Iran Khodro needs parts to build cars like the 206 and the ancient (by modern standards) 405. The delays are expected to cost both parties about $10 million per […]

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Sanctions imposed on Iran by the EU and the United States have compelled PSA to delay parts shipments to Iran Khodro until September at the earliest. Iran Khodro needs parts to build cars like the 206 and the ancient (by modern standards) 405. The delays are expected to cost both parties about $10 million per […]

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Iran Khodro Plans Euro IV-Compliant Engine Family Despite Looming Sanctions http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/iran-khodro-plans-euro-iv-compliant-engine-family-despite-looming-sanctions/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/04/iran-khodro-plans-euro-iv-compliant-engine-family-despite-looming-sanctions/#comments Tue, 10 Apr 2012 15:53:12 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=439183 Even as the EU sanctions continue to add up, Iran’s national car maker is going in the opposite direction. Iran Khodro is set to launch a new engine family that will comply with the latest Euro-IV emissions regulations for use in their Peugeot-based models. The new motors, dubbed the XUM series, can run on gasoline […]

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Even as the EU sanctions continue to add up, Iran’s national car maker is going in the opposite direction. Iran Khodro is set to launch a new engine family that will comply with the latest Euro-IV emissions regulations for use in their Peugeot-based models. The new motors, dubbed the XUM series, can run on gasoline […]

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The Iranian Connection In The GM/Peugeot Alliance http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/the-iranian-connection-in-the-gmpeugeot-alliance/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2012/02/the-iranian-connection-in-the-gmpeugeot-alliance/#comments Tue, 28 Feb 2012 21:19:57 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=433220 As a member of The Tribe with an Iranian best friend, the general policy on politics pertaining to the Middle East is “don’t talk about it” (although like most young Iranians, my friend’s take on Ahamadinejad would make Rick Santorum look like a capitulating Ayatollah-sympathizer). The same policy seems to have come up in the […]

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As a member of The Tribe with an Iranian best friend, the general policy on politics pertaining to the Middle East is “don’t talk about it” (although like most young Iranians, my friend’s take on Ahamadinejad would make Rick Santorum look like a capitulating Ayatollah-sympathizer). The same policy seems to have come up in the […]

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Peugeot and Iran. They’re Staying Together http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/peugeot-and-iran-theyre-staying-together/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/peugeot-and-iran-theyre-staying-together/#comments Mon, 18 Oct 2010 17:46:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=369254 Whilst doing my usual scan of today’s news I saw an article which made me do a double take. And I mean a proper “Whaaaaaaaaat?!” I saw a couple of interesting things in it, I couldn’t believe my eyes. Then I saw who published it. The Tehran Times. So, treat this story with a pinch […]

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Whilst doing my usual scan of today’s news I saw an article which made me do a double take. And I mean a proper “Whaaaaaaaaat?!” I saw a couple of interesting things in it, I couldn’t believe my eyes. Then I saw who published it. The Tehran Times. So, treat this story with a pinch […]

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Iran Threatens To Bankrupt Peugeot http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/iran-threatens-to-bankrupt-peugeot/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/10/iran-threatens-to-bankrupt-peugeot/#comments Mon, 11 Oct 2010 20:41:43 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=368272 With sanctions piling up against Iran because of their nuclear ambitions, Iran is getting more and more isolated on the world stage. They need to assert their authority and let the world know they won’t be pushed around. And they may have found a way of doing it according to the Iranian Student’s News Agency […]

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With sanctions piling up against Iran because of their nuclear ambitions, Iran is getting more and more isolated on the world stage. They need to assert their authority and let the world know they won’t be pushed around. And they may have found a way of doing it according to the Iranian Student’s News Agency […]

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