Toyota Tacoma Is Best Performer In Insurance Crash TestsThe Toyota Tacoma was the best performer among small pickups in insurance industry crash tests. The IIHS gave its highest rating of "good" to both two-door and four-door cab versions of the Tacoma.
"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.
Ford F-150 Gets Mixed Crash Test ResultsFord's new aluminum-sided F-150 pickup saw mixed results in new crash tests by the insurance industry, and the damaged trucks cost more to repair than steel-bodied ones.
Crash Tests Set To Gauge Safety Of Highway GuardrailsThe Federal Highway Administration said Wednesday that crash tests involving guardrails made by Trinity Industries Inc. will be done by mid-January at an independent lab in San Antonio.