Some Hyundai, Kia vehicles should be probed for noncrash fires, safety advocate saysJune 12
Jeep Grand Cherokee, Ford Explorer rate poor in passenger-side small overlap crash testJune 12
In the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's tests of eight midsize and large SUVs and crossovers, three earned good ratings, three rated acceptable and two rated poor for passenger-side protection in the event of a small overlap front crash.
Tesla must fix 'flaws' in Autopilot after fatal crash, consumer group saysJune 8
Consumers Union urged Tesla to fix what it termed "flaws" in the company's driver-assistance system after a preliminary federal report said a driver did not have his hands on the vehicle's steering wheel in the final six seconds before a fatal crash.
Kia recalls 507,000 vehicles in U.S. for airbag glitchJune 8
GM recalls 88,129 GMC Terrain crossovers over software defectJune 4
Kia recalls 106,428 Sedona minivans over power sliding door issueJune 4
Honda confirms new Takata airbag rupture in fatal Malaysia crashJune 1
Honda confirmed that a Takata airbag inflator had ruptured in a fatal crash earlier this week in Malaysia in what appears to be the 23rd death worldwide linked to the faulty part that can emit deadly metal fragments.
Uber self-driving car failed to recognize pedestrian, brake in Ariz. fatality, U.S. findsMay 24
An Uber autonomous vehicle that struck and killed a woman in Arizona in March failed to identify the pedestrian or to brake, raising serious questions about its performance, the National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report released Thursday.
Musk admits Tesla Model 3 braking issue, promises fixMay 22
Teslas may be safe, but what about the rest of us?May 21
U.S. safety agency to probe Tesla crash in UtahMay 16
Takata's defective airbags now linked to 278 injuries in U.S.May 11
Takata's defective airbags have been linked to 278 injuries across the United States, according to updated figures released by Senator Bill Nelson of Florida, in advance of a hearing next week on the nomination of Heidi King to head NHTSA.