Mazda Recalls Nearly 80,000 Vehicles To Replace Air BagsMazda is recalling nearly 80,000 cars and SUVs, some of them for a second time, to replace dangerous Takata air bag inflators. The recall covers certain vehicles from 2007 through 2009 and 2012.
Nissan Recalling Titan Pickups For Seat Belt IssueNissan is recalling 52,016 Titan pickup trucks because their rear seat belts might not adequately protect passengers. The company said that it has no reports of injuries related to the defect.
Ford Fixes Austin Police SUVs, But Questions LingerFord has started repairing Explorer vehicles in Austin that were pulled from police duty because of carbon monoxide seeping into them. But the company faces questions about thousands of other vehicles on the road.
Mainstream Model 3 Holds Promise & Peril For TeslaTesla's newest vehicle is set to reach its first 30 customers on Friday evening. The Model 3 could finally make Tesla profitable. Or, the mainstream vehicle could dash Tesla's dreams.
Ford Mustang Is Still Global Hit Despite U.S. SlumpMore than 50 years after it was introduced, the world remains captivated by the Ford Mustang. It is the quintessential American car in 140 countries. "It has a mass appeal," said history professor John Heitmann.
Arrest Made In Stolen Vehicles Spree In MesquitePolice said they found the stolen vehicles inside Dallas Auto Salvage on Skyfrost Drive.
Honda Unveils New Accord As Midsize Car Sales FallThe latest version of Honda's venerable Accord is lower, wider, lighter and sleeker than its predecessor. But no matter how nice it looks, it'll be a tough sell with U.S. buyers who are migrating away from sedans.
Texas Gas Prices Up 2 Cents This WeekAAA Texas reported on Thursday that the average price at the pump statewide was $2.05 per gallon. Meanwhile, gasoline prices nationwide inched up to reach an average of $2.26 per gallon.
Takata Adds New Inflator Type To Huge Air Bag RecallTakata is adding a new type of air bag inflator to the nation's largest automotive recall. The company filed documents with the U.S. government adding 2.7 million vehicles to the recall.
Tesla Adding Service Centers For Model 3 LaunchElectric car maker Tesla is expanding its service operations and hiring more than 1,000 technicians to meet the expected demand for its new Model 3 sedan, which goes on sale this month.
How To Avoid Being A Victim At The Car Repair GarageIt's a moment that every car owner dreads. The mechanic comes out of the garage to say that your ride needs repairs. There might not be a way around getting your car fixed, but you can stay in control of the situation.
Auto Sales Fall For 6 Straight MonthsUnemployment is down, consumer confidence is up, and gas prices and interest rates are still low. Even so, U.S. auto sales fell 3 percent last month. But industry analysts said that it's no cause for panic.