Category Archives: Best Cars

Senators’ cybersecurity push may tie up autonomous-car legislation

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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