Takata ranks last in reputation among 100 most-visible companies in U.S.Tue, 21, Feb 2017
Troubled airbag supplier Takata took last place on a list ranking the reputations of the 100 most-visible companies in the U.S., landing in the “critical” score category, the Harris Poll said Tuesday.
Laws, enforcement can't stop distracted driving problemMon, 20, Feb 2017
3-point belts protect middle seat riders, study findsMon, 20, Feb 2017
Three-point seat belts are effective at reducing fatalities for center rear seat passengers in cars and light trucks, a study shows. The benefit is more dramatic in passenger cars than in light trucks or SUVs.
Texting and driving bans and fines worldwideMon, 20, Feb 2017
China buys auto suppliers as Takata deal loomsThu, 16, Feb 2017
GM, Toyota call for easing of U.S. rules limiting self-driving carsMon, 13, Feb 2017
GM and Toyota officials plan to tell a U.S. House panel on Tuesday that automakers and suppliers need changes to automotive safety rules to allow the deployment of self-driving cars on American roads.
FTC sued over sale of certified used carsTue, 07, Feb 2017
The Center for Auto Safety and five other groups filed a lawsuit against the Federal Trade Commission for allowing used cars to be advertised as "certified" or safe despite being the target of an outstanding safety recall.
Could board diversity have prevented the Takata scandal?Sat, 04, Feb 2017
Maserati recalling nearly 40,000 U.S. vehicles on risks of firesSat, 04, Feb 2017
Defective Takata airbags found in repaired BMWs, prompting fresh recallFri, 03, Feb 2017
BMW is recalling about 230,000 vehicles in the U.S. after discovering that some may have been fitted with defective Takata airbag inflators during repairs, such as after a crash in which the devices deployed.
Takata quietly parts ways with two top North American executivesWed, 01, Feb 2017
Troubled Japanese auto supplier Takata has quietly parted ways with two top executives and the general counsel at its North American unit, Automotive News has learned, and the company isn't saying who is now running the subsidiary based in Auburn Hills, Mich.