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Hyundai Recalls 883K Sonatas To Fix Gear Shifters

Hyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.

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US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag Performance

The probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn’t deploy.

07/30/2014

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Small Cars Don’t Fare Well In New Crash Tests

Only one of 12 vehicles earns “good” rating in Insurance Institute for Highway Safety test.

07/30/2014

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Breakdown Lane App

Breakdown Lane – from the guys at NPR’s Car Talk – helps you find the nearest mechanic anywhere in the country.

07/30/2014

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GM 2Q Profit Falls 85 Percent On Recall Costs

General Motors says second-quarter profit fell 85 percent as recall costs chopped $1.5 billion from the bottom line.

07/24/2014

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New Car Technology Leads To Concerns About Invasion Of Privacy

From TVs to automobiles, buying new often means getting the latest technology, from touch screens to wi-fi capability. But is there a price for this accessibility?

07/24/2014

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New Tesla For The Price Of A Prius?

Electric Automaker Unveils Tesla Model 3 Sedan For $35,000

07/18/2014

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BMW Recalls 1.6M Cars For Air Bag Problem

BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix a growing air bag problem that is hitting much of the auto industry.

07/16/2014

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Tips For Preventing Child Deaths In Hot Cars

Heatstroke can happen when the temperature is as low as 57 degrees, so here are some tips from safety advocates on avoiding accidental deaths in hot cars.

07/09/2014

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Ford Thinks Big With New Cargo Van

Company shows off the Transit van, which replaces its long time Ford E-Series.

07/09/2014

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GM Worker Warned Company Of Switch Problem In 2005

The 2005 email, unearthed in April during a company wide review of ignition-switch problems, is more evidence that GM knew about safety problems for years but failed to recall troubled cars until recently.

07/09/2014

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Summer Car Care Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Be prepared for any emergencies that may come up. Prep your ride with a few simple steps to ensure a safe road trip this summer.

07/07/2014

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June Car Sales Shatter Expectations

Seasonally Adjusted Annual Sales Rate hits 17 million for the first time since 2007, as customers ignore recall news.

07/03/2014

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GM Recalls 7.6 Million More Cars Over Ignition Switch Defect

General Motors is recalling at least 7.6 million more vehicles dating back to 1997 to fix faulty ignition switches as the company’s safety crisis continues to grow.

07/02/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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