The Truth About Cars » Taiwan http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Thu, 05 May 2016 22:06:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 BMW Partnering With Kymco For i3 Range Extender http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/bmw-partnering-with-kymco-for-i3-range-extender/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/bmw-partnering-with-kymco-for-i3-range-extender/#comments Tue, 19 Mar 2013 17:58:13 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=481736 The gasoline range-extender that will be optional in BMW’s i3 electric car will be built by Kymco, a Taiwanese firm that is best known for its scooters. BMW and Kymco have worked together in the past, with Kymco building engines for the BMW G450X dirt bike. The two-cylinder motor was designed in Germany but built […]

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The gasoline range-extender that will be optional in BMW’s i3 electric car will be built by Kymco, a Taiwanese firm that is best known for its scooters. BMW and Kymco have worked together in the past, with Kymco building engines for the BMW G450X dirt bike. The two-cylinder motor was designed in Germany but built […]

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Taiwan Taxi Ride http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/taiwan-taxi-ride/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2013/03/taiwan-taxi-ride/#comments Mon, 18 Mar 2013 20:01:30 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=481317 The container yard stretched out into the distance as far as the eye could see. Next to the ship, three giant cranes worked at a feverish pace, plucking the 40 foot long containers from their racks, lifting them high into the air and depositing them onto one of an endless stream of flat-bed trucks below […]

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The container yard stretched out into the distance as far as the eye could see. Next to the ship, three giant cranes worked at a feverish pace, plucking the 40 foot long containers from their racks, lifting them high into the air and depositing them onto one of an endless stream of flat-bed trucks below […]

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Global Strikes Back: Honda Halts Production In Taiwan Because of Flood In Thailand http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/global-strikes-back-honda-halts-production-in-taiwan-because-of-flood-in-thailand/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2011/12/global-strikes-back-honda-halts-production-in-taiwan-because-of-flood-in-thailand/#comments Sun, 04 Dec 2011 09:00:16 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=421311 After the tsunami had hit Japan, Monday morning production experts said that production must be spread over many places in the world, just to be safe. Mention this to people at Honda, and they’ll strangle you in a polite Japanese way. The Nikkei [sub] writes that Honda will temporarily shut down its plant in Taiwan, […]

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After the tsunami had hit Japan, Monday morning production experts said that production must be spread over many places in the world, just to be safe. Mention this to people at Honda, and they’ll strangle you in a polite Japanese way. The Nikkei [sub] writes that Honda will temporarily shut down its plant in Taiwan, […]

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Volkswagen To Start Production In Taiwan? Let’s See … http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/volkswagen-to-start-production-in-taiwan-let%e2%80%99s-see-%e2%80%a6/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2010/06/volkswagen-to-start-production-in-taiwan-let%e2%80%99s-see-%e2%80%a6/#comments Wed, 16 Jun 2010 11:52:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=358947 Taiwan’s Premier Wu Den-proudly announced that a senior executive of Volkswagen met with him last week for a second time on the company’s plans to set up a plant in Taiwan. A little later, Wu Den  Said that not one but several foreign carmakers have expressed interest in setting up factories in Taiwan. Why the […]

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Taiwan’s Premier Wu Den-proudly announced that a senior executive of Volkswagen met with him last week for a second time on the company’s plans to set up a plant in Taiwan. A little later, Wu Den  Said that not one but several foreign carmakers have expressed interest in setting up factories in Taiwan. Why the […]

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