The Japanese company has refused to comply with a U.S. government demand for an expanded recall of its air bags that can explode and shoot out shrapnel.
The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.
Falling gas prices and consumer confidence in an improving economy are fueling robust growth in the US auto sector.
A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
General Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.
As the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
Auto sales – lead by trucks and SUVs – have been booming but If gas prices spike or the economy hiccups, many consumers may again be out on a limb with too much car and too little cash!
A jury ordered Honda Motor Co. to pay $55.3 million for a rollover accident that left a Pennsylvania man paralyzed, but the car company said Friday it would appeal.
By Jim Donovan: Faulty air bags which have already led to the recall of millions of cars worldwide are blamed for a new round of recalls in the U.S. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, […]
GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.
Police say the unknown suspects have been targeting newer model Honda Accords, Civics, and Fit vehicles. The stolen wheels have been factory Honda alloy wheels.
By Jim Donovan: Honda is recalling 344,000 OHonda is recalling 344,000 Odyssey minivans because of a sensor issue. The problem can cause the vehicle to brake on its own. The recall involves 2007 and 2008 models. […]
Four carmakers are recalling 3.4 million vehicles due the risk of airbags catching fire.
More than 1 million vehicles in North America are part of a worldwide recall for an airbag problem affecting three big automakers.