As we sit in the middle of the valley between the Frankfurt and Los Angeles auto shows, details on new production models remain sparse. Today we have a mix of recalls, a new drive report of the 2012 Honda Civic EX, and some news of tweaks to the 2012 Chevrolet Volt's production line. Check out all of this and more in the links below.
2012 Honda Civic EX driven.
The 2011-2012 Chevrolet Corvette is being recalled for faulty hatch hinges
GM uses forensic science to make cars last longer
How does a V-8 sport sedan win a fuel efficiency challenge? See here
A new set of tweaks to the 2012 Chevrolet Volt's production line, but a second shift of workers is delayed
Saab is still on the lookout for funding from its Chinese partners
The 2010-12 Audi A3 TDI is under recall for a leaking fuel injector
Gas gauge repair costs will be defrayed--in part--by GM
on 2005-2007 SUVs.
The Nissan Leaf is more expensive outside the U.S.
, but it comes with more features, too.
Driver reaction time doubles when texting
. Don't text and drive.