NHTSA targets smartphones, app developers to curb driver distractionWed, 23, Nov 2016
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration today issued new voluntary guidelines aimed at curbing driver distraction from cell phones and other portable devices, extending the department's reach to tech firms and app developers.
Kia recalls 71,000 Sportages after 9 complaints of 'thermal events'Tue, 22, Nov 2016
Kia Motors America is recalling 71,704 Kia Sportage crossovers in the U.S. because an electronic control unit can short circuit and lead to a fire. The affected crossovers are from the 2008 and 2009 model years and were assembled between Aug. 9, 2007, and May 13, 2009.
Toyota to recall 744,000 Siennas for possible door malfunctionTue, 22, Nov 2016
Safety loses a championMon, 21, Nov 2016
FCA will recall 88,888 vehiclesFri, 18, Nov 2016
U.S. finalizes long delayed 'quiet cars' rulesMon, 14, Nov 2016
The U.S. Transportation Department today said it finalized long-delayed rules that will require "quiet cars" like electric vehicles and hybrids to emit alert sounds at speeds of up to 18 miles per hour.
Ditlow was auto safety 'guardian angel'Mon, 14, Nov 2016
Volvo to recall 74,000 U.S. vehicles for seat belt riskTue, 08, Nov 2016
Software aims to expand recall's reachMon, 07, Nov 2016
Dealer reconsiders selling recalled vehiclesMon, 07, Nov 2016
After a whirlwind of local and national media coverage of a lawsuit filed by Florida dealer Earl Stewart against a rival group which was selling used vehicles subject to the Takata airbag recall, there's one less dealership group in South Florida selling those vehicles.