Texas Being Eyed As Toyota Prepares To Build $1.29B Electric Battery PlantToyota is preparing to build a new $1.29 billion factory to manufacture batteries for gas-electric hybrid and fully electric vehicles and some believe Texas is in the running for the campus.
After Air Bag Wiring Problem Toyota Recalls 2009-2015 Venza SUVs In USIt's a wiring problem can stop the side air bags from inflating in a crash, so Toyota is recalling nearly 280,000 Venza SUVs in the United States.
1.5M Vehicles Added To Toyota Recall, Fuel Pump Issue Could Stall EnginesThey recalled millions of vehicles earlier this year, now Toyota is adding 1.5 million American vehicles to a recall to fix fuel pumps that can fail and cause engines to stall.
Arlington GM Plant Shutting Down As Automakers Close U.S. Locations Over Coronavirus FearsThe General Motors plant in Arlington is among the dozens of North American auto plants being forced to temporarily close because of concerns about spreading the coronavirus.
More Than 6 Million Honda, Toyota Vehicles Recalled For Air Bag ProblemsIn all, more than 6 million vehicles worldwide are being recalled by Toyota and Honda for two different air bag glitches that present different dangers to motorists.
Nearly 700,000 Toyota Cars & Trucks Recalled To Make Fuel Pump RepairsNearly 700,000 vehicles are being recalled by Toyota because the fuel pumps can fail and not only cause engines to stall, but increase the risk for a crash.
Is It The Last One? Takata Issues Recall For Another 10M Air Bag InflatorsYes, the now-defunct Takata Corp. has issued another air bag recall, this time involving some 10 million front inflators, but officials say it could be one of the last.
BMW Telling Some Customers To Park Their Older 3-Series Cars Due To Air Bag DangerAnother recall of dangerous Takata air bag inflators has BMW telling owners of some older model 3-series cars to stop driving the vehicles.
Rats! New, Cheaper Vehicle Wiring Apparently Attracts Rodents, Leads To DamageSome of the biggest names in the auto industry have faced class action lawsuits over this issue, but so far, each case has been dismissed.
2 People Injured After Car Crashes Into McKinney WingstopA little before 9 p.m. Nov. 2, a white Toyota crashed into the Wingstop on the 1600 block of N. Central Expressway.
Odessa, Midland Shooter Was Fired From Job Morning Of Fatal RampageThe suspect accused of shooting and killing seven people this weekend in the Odessa-Midland area was fired from his job the morning of the fatal rampage.
West Texas Mass Shooter Had Criminal Record In Small Town Outside Of WacoAfter a mass shooting left seven victims dead in West Texas Saturday, CBS 11 investigative reporter Brian New traveled to a small town outside of Waco, where the suspected shooter has a history.
At Least 8 Dead, 20 Injured In Midland/Odessa Shooting, Suspect Killed; 'Oh God, They're Shooting Right There'Odessa police now say the death toll is at 8 after a suspect went on a shooting rampage in West Texas. This total includes the shooter.
Toyota Recalling More Than 190K Cars Because Air Bags May Not InflateToyota is recalling more than 190,000 cars because the air bags may not inflate properly in a crash.
NHTSA Expands Investigation Into Air Bag Failures To 12.3M VehiclesU.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles.