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Maserati is Recalling certain 2017 Levante S vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 16, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Transmission May Shift into Neutral

If the transmission unexpectedly shifts to neutral, or the engine shuts down, there is an increased risk of a crash. 137 more words


3 Takata Execs Face Criminal Charges Over Handling Of Deadly Airbag Defect

For the second time in one week federal authorities have taken the rare step of bringing criminal charges against auto industry executives for alleged wrongdoing. Today, the Justice Department announced criminal indictments against a trio of execs at auto parts maker Takata for their involvement with the… 463 more words

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Toyota Adds 544K Vehicles To Takata Airbag Recall

With Takata’s supposed $1 billion criminal settlement looming, another automaker announced plans to expand the number of its vehicles affected by the massive shrapnel-shooting airbag defect: Toyota will add 543,000 cars to the recall list. 203 more words

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Guilty Plea, $1 Billion Penalty Expected In Deadly Takata Airbag Debacle

When it rains criminal settlements it apparently pours: auto parts maker Takata will reportedly plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing in the handling of its years-long… 265 more words

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Honda Adds 772K Vehicles To Takata Airbag Recall

Just when it seemed like carmakers had run out of vehicles to recall related to the deadly Takata airbag defect, more are added to the list: 772,000 Honda and Acura vehicles.  265 more words

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Mercedes-Benz is Recalling certain 2016-2017 GL and GLE model vehicles

WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 5, 2016 – (Motor Sports Newswire) –

Classification System may Deactivate Air Bag

If the front passenger air bag does not deploy as necessary in the event of a crash, the front passenger has an increased risk of injury. 167 more words