Takata Recalls 33.8 Million Vehicles Worldwide Over Air Bag DefectAfter a year of pressure by federal safety officials, Takata Corp. finally expanded its recall.
Takata Says Recall Decision Is Up To AutomakersThe 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.
Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag RecallThe 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.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
Automated Driving Is The FutureGeneral Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.
Some Fear Auto Industry Returning To Bad HabitsAs 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.
Driver Held After Allegedly Striking 2 Women, Killing 1, On Staten IslandA driver was in police custody late Monday afternoon, after he allegedly drove on the sidewalk and hit two women – leaving one dead – on Staten Island.
Self-Driving Cars Could Be A Part Of The Very Near FutureThis is the first time that Google has designed a model on its own. For years the company has been testing its technology in Toyota made vehicles.
American Cars In Decline? GM's Role In The International Recall WarGM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.
Woman In Serious Condition After Being Struck By Car In Walt Whitman Mall Parking LotA coveted parking spot may have been behind a heated argument that led to an elderly Long Island woman getting hit by a car.
Seen At 11: Driverless Cars Zooming Our WayJust about every major automobile manufacturer has a driverless car in the works.