Hyundai, Kia Recall Over 500K Vehicles Due To Engine Fire RiskHyundai and Kia are recalling more than 500,000 vehicles in the U.S. due to new problems that can cause engines to catch fire.
Volvo Recalls 200,000 Diesel Cars Because Of Fuel Line Crack DangerVolvo is recalling 200,000 diesel cars because the fuel line may crack, saying it is "a preventive safety measure."
IIHS Says Big Rig Guard Rails Could Prevent DeathsTractor trailers with side guard rails mounted in between their tires are less likely to be involved in fatal crashes, an auto safety group said. But technology that prevents crashes in the first place is a better use of resources.
Hyundai Recalls Minivans; Hoods Can Fly Open While MovingHyundai is recalling more than 41,000 older minivans because the hoods can fly open while they're being driven.
Audi, Lexus And Toyota Rank Highest For Car-Seat AnchorsNew rankings from the insurance industry show that the Audi Q7, Lexus RX and Toyota Prius have the easiest-to-use anchors for child seats.
"No Excuse": Safety Experts Say Car Defect Puts Kids In DangerAuto safety experts are demanding action on what they call a serious safety defect. The move comes days after a jury awarded more than a $124.5 million to a Texas family.
Auto Industry To Work With Government On SafetyAfter two tumultuous years of recalls, fines and friction, the government and the auto industry struck a peace treaty of sorts by agreeing to cooperate on safety issues in the future.
Auto Safety Ratings To Include Crash Prevention SystemsThe government on Tuesday announced plans to update its safety rating system for new cars and trucks to include whether the vehicle has technology to avoid crashes, in addition to how well it protects occupants in crashes.
Experts Weigh In On Repairing Water Logged CarsAfter heavy rains across North Texas, here are some safety and repair tips for flooded vehicles.