FCA recalls 13,092 Maserati cars for rollaway riskThu, 23, Jun 2016
Fiat Chrysler's Maserati unit is recalling 13,092 Quattroporte and Ghibli luxury cars from the 2014 model year because they may roll away after drivers mistakenly believe they have engaged the vehicles in 'park' mode.
FCA will stop equipping new vehicles with Takata airbags slated for recallTue, 21, Jun 2016
Fiat Chrysler said it will soon cease equipping new vehicles with the type of Takata airbag inflators that U.S. auto safety regulators said must all be recalled by the end of 2019.
Fiat Chrysler to investigate crash that killed 'Star Trek' actor Anton YelchinMon, 20, Jun 2016
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles said on Monday it would conduct a "thorough investigation" of a crash involving a recalled 2015 Jeep Grand Cherokee that killed Star Trek actor Anton Yelchin. Yelchin, 27, famous for his role as Pavel Chekov in the movies, was found dead early Sunday, pinned against a gate post by his Grand Cherokee, website TMZ.com reported.
Cheap cars fueling Mexico's sales boom often lack airbags, ABSSun, 19, Jun 2016
In the past few years, auto sales in Mexico have surged to record levels, thanks to plentiful financing and aggressive competition to get small, cheap cars into the hands of the working class. But that focus on a low sticker price has held back safety, consumer advocates say.
Regulations have saved a lot of American livesMon, 20, Jun 2016
Voters and their representatives chose to act on automotive safety -- often over vociferous industry objections. And it was the right choice.
Takata selling shares in automakers to raise cashTue, 14, Jun 2016
Takata, the embattled airbag maker behind the biggest automotive safety recall, said it's selling shares it owns in automakers to raise funds as the company faces compensation claims for its defective devices.
GMC launches rear-seat alert in 2017 AcadiaMon, 13, Jun 2016
As the temperatures rise outside, children, pets and other personal items can be mistakenly left in a vehicle with blistering heat. GMC is looking to change that.
Takata sees initial interest from up to 30 potential investors, report saysMon, 13, Jun 2016
As many as 30 potential investors have indicated initial interest in providing financial support for embattled Japanese airbag maker Takata, two people briefed on the talks told Reuters.
Toyota tells U.S. dealers to disclose future Takata recallsFri, 10, Jun 2016
Toyota said Friday it had told its U.S. dealers to disclose, at the time of sale, the identity of vehicles with defective Takata airbag inflators that will be subject to recalls by 2018.
Japanese woman sues Takata, Nissan over airbag injuriesTue, 07, Jun 2016
A Japanese women has filed a negligence suit against Takata and Nissan after she sustained injuries when a passenger-side airbag made by Takata exploded in her Nissan vehicle last year.
China's Ningbo Joyson considers bid for Takata following Key Safety acquisitionThu, 02, Jun 2016
China's Ningbo Joyson Electronic Corp. is interested in acquiring embattled Japanese airbag supplier Takata. Joyson is looking to build on its $920 million acquisition of Takata competitor Key Safety Systems, which closed today, Key CEO Jason Luo told Crain's Detroit Business, an affiliate of Automotive News.
Six automakers to recall nearly 2.5 million U.S. vehicles over Takata airbagsThu, 02, Jun 2016
Six automakers said today they are recalling nearly 2.5 million U.S. vehicles with defective Takata airbag inflators, documents posted with government regulators show.