Category Archives: Best Cars

Senators’ cybersecurity push may tie up autonomous-car legislation


by JeepersMedia Two senators are pushing for mandatory federal standards to defend vehicles against hackers. Automakers want a more flexible approach. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Honda engineer debunks own claim about cause of Takata airbag failures


by madopal Honda said an engineer who once suggested he knew a hidden truth about „the root cause“ of Takata’s defective airbags later indicated he was mistaken. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Barra meets with Canada’s Justin Trudeau


by Frankenspotter Photography Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with GM CEO Mary Barra in Canada to discuss job creation, but neither the government nor automaker released details about the discussions. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Dodge Grand Caravan output idled to meet U.S. airbag safety rule

Dodge Grand Caravan output will continue this fall – but not for U.S. customers, according to a union official at the Canada plant where Fiat Chrysler builds the minivan, as the company races to meet a new airbag safety rule. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

FCA backs new public education campaign on auto recalls


by Fi Exhaust The National Safety Council launched Check To Protect, a national campaign to encourage drivers to check for recalls on their vehicles. The program is backed by Fiat Chrysler under a settlement with NHTSA. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

2017 J.D. Power initial quality rankings


by grandjury Kia took the top spot in J.D. Power’s annual report card on vehicle quality for a second consecutive year, as industry ratings reached a new record and domestic brands maintained their edge over foreign rivals. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed