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Expanded Recall Of Takata Airbags Crashes NHTSA Website, Heavier Traffic To Come Next Week

Expanded Recall Of Takata Airbags Crashes NHTSA Website, Heavier Traffic To Come Next Week

The Takata airbag recall isn't just the largest recall in automotive history. As we mentioned earlier this week, it's one of the largest recalls, period. That's because, after months of dragging its feet and racking up $14,000-a-day fines for failure to cooperate with regulators, Takata has finally...

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Pro Trailer Backup Assist  -  in 2016 Ford F-150

2016 Ford F-150 Adds Fuss-Free Auto-Steering For Trailer Backup

If you’ve ever had to back a vehicle and trailer up into a tight space like a driveway, loading dock, or boat launch, you know that it really isn’t as easy as it... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ford Edge

2015 Ford Edge Earns Five-Star Federal Safety Rating

Safety-minded families now have one more reason now to consider the much-improved 2015 Ford Edge: It’s achieved some truly impressive crash-test ratings. The federal... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2016 Honda Pilot

Honda Pilot Vs. Toyota Highlander: Compare Cars

If you're the type of driver that cringes at the thought of a minivan, the roomiest seven- and eight-passenger crossovers are good substitutes. And if your escape from... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2010 Nissan Versa

2008-2010 Nissan Versa Probed For Suspension Problem Leading To Tire Punctures, Failed Brakes

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has launched another investigation of the Nissan Versa* -- this time, focused on model-years 2008 to 2010. According to a... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
New Ford GT supercar

2016 Honda Pilot, Takata Airbag Recall, New Ford GT Spied: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Honda Pilot First Drive Video We’ve been fans of the Honda Pilot since it was brand-new, back in 2003. The first one was a big... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
Otocycles' retro electric bicycle

How Do You Get To Work? In A Major City, You Probably Drive Alone For 25.8 Minutes

Centuries from now, our descendants may look back in wonder and amusement at the automobile. (Assuming humanity hasn't destroyed itself, of course.) Cultural anthropologists... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk  -  at Northwest Automotive Press Association 'Mudfest'

2015 Jeep Renegade Video Road Test

The new wave of small SUVs is here. Even if you haven't seen the new Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3, or Fiat 500X yet, you've probably seen the toughest-looking baby ute of them... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2016 Honda Pilot

2016 Honda Pilot First Drive Video

We’ve been fans of the Honda Pilot since it was brand-new, back in 2003. The first one was a big hit—but the next one had a rugged SUV look that was out of step... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
Takata logo (photo by Flickr user jo.schz)

Takata Airbag Recall Doubles: At 34 Million Cars, Now Largest In History

Following an order from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the airbag manufacturer Takata has agreed to expand its recall of airbag... read more May 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Nissan Juke

Nissan Juke Vs. Jeep Renegade: Compare Cars

While they're both nominally in the same segment--both are among the smallest small SUVs--the Jeep Renegade and the Nissan Juke could hardly be more different. The Renegade... read more May 19, 2015 by 


 
Category F5 tornado in Manitoba, Canada, 2007 (photo byJustin Hobson)

Better Than Guns: Oklahoma Dealer Gives Away Tornado Shelters With New Cars In May

Given America's booming auto market, you might think that dealers are having an easy time of it these days. All they need to do is open the doors and wait for sales to come... read more May 19, 2015 by 


 
2016 Audi A3 TDI Sportback

2016 Audi A3, 2016 Cadillac ELR, Google Autonomous Car: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 2016 Audi A3 Review The 2016 Audi A3 is Audi's main weapon in the growing market of small luxury cars. Though part of a small-car segment, it's far... read more May 19, 2015 by 


 
2004 Nissan Sentra

2004-2006 Nissan Sentra, 2004 Pathfinder Added To Takata Recall: Over 263,000 Vehicles Affected

Last week, Nissan announced that it was adding 1.56 million vehicles to the long list of cars, trucks, and SUVs that have been recalled worldwide to replace potentially... read more May 19, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac ELR

$75,000 Cadillac ELR Coupe Price Was Too High, Exec Admits

The Cadillac ELR, GM's extended-range electric luxury coupe, looked promising at first. It married the Voltec powertrain of the Chevrolet Volt with sleeker styling and a more... read more May 18, 2015 by 


 
Google autonomous car prototype

Autonomous Car Update: Google Hits The Streets In CA, Nissan Offering Self-Driving Cars By 2020

For doubters, naysayers, and other haters of autonomous vehicles, the past few days have been depressing. Everyone knows that self-driving cars are coming, but these latest... read more May 18, 2015 by 


 


 
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