/ Archive by category / Safety

Browse Safety articles

Toyota gets ready for autonomous race with new safety technologies


The Japanese automaker, the largest car company in the world, is inching a little closer to the ultimate goal – releasing on the road self-driving cars – as it prepares to introduce new advanced active-safety systems on its mass-market range of models in 2015. The suite of technologies, whether completely new or just upgraded and updated, were premiered this week in ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More Safety articles

Japan: tests show Takata airbags not involved in recalls can still rupture
Automakers could soon be forced to expand even more their recalls of Takata Corp airbags – already tied to five deaths – as the Japanese transportation ministry said an airbag ...
US: new recalls show Takata crisis is far from containment
At least 16 million cars have been recalled worldwide – with more than 10 million units in the US alone – because of potentially defective Takata airbags. And the latest ...
US: Chrysler says Takata-related recalls would start earlier than planned
According to the company, the Chrysler Group LLC has decided to send out recall notifications to owners of autos that have potentially faulty Takata Corp airbags around two weeks earlier ...
Report – Honda recalled Takata-equipped cars back in 2002
According to documents seen by Reuters, the third-largest Japanese automaker – Honda – also the biggest client for auto safety parts supplier Takata, called back into services a small batch ...
Recall roundup: New-gen Mazda6
The new generation of the Mazda6 is the subject of a recall in the United States because of the faulty tire pressure monitoring software. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has ...
Japan: ministry establishes Takata airbag task force
The country’s transport ministry decided to build a special team that would deal with the consequences of the airbag-recall scandal surrounding Takata Corp. Transport Minister Akihiro Ohta also said that the ...
US legislators could stop registration of vehicles that were not repaired following recall
With two major safety scandals in the span of just one year, US recalls have hit an incredible all-time record – of almost 54 million vehicles. And, remember, we’re still ...
Takata inflator shortage could lead to a couple of years of waiting time
Honda and the rest of the carmakers that have recalled vehicles because they were equipped with potentially defective Takata airbags have a big problem – where to find enough replacement ...
US: Honda’s unreported deaths and injuries could lead to record fine
The third-biggest Japanese automaker, Honda, acknowledged following inquiries from the US auto safety regulators that it failed to notify the authorities of more than 1,700 claims of injury or death ...



latest automotive news
2016 Audi Q7 spied almost naked
Our spy photographers have managed to provide the clearest images with the new generation of the Audi Q7 yet, as ...
Porsche 911 Targa facelift spied
The facelifted version of the Porsche 911 Targa has been spied recently while it was being tested out. Porsche is currently ...
Vettel prepared to wait for Ferrari success
Nov.27 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Sebastian Vettel says he is not expecting to race a winning Ferrari in 2015. After winning four titles ...
[VIDEO] Lamborghini Winter Academy – drifting Huracan
Lamborghini has released the first teaser video on the 2015 Winter Driving Academy where its newest supercar, the Huracan, is ...
2015 Ford Mondeo Hybrid starts production in Spain
The 2015 Ford Mondeo Hybrid has entered production in Spain, at the company’s manufacturing plant in Valencia. Ford has announced the ...
[VIDEO] Jay Leno does donuts in the new Mustang
Famous petrol head Jay Leno has released a brand new video starring the 2015 Ford Mustang. The new generation of the ...
Locally produced Mercedes-Benz C-Class goes on sale in India
The locally produced version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Sedan has recently went on sale in India. Mercedes-Benz has announced the launch ...
BMW 5-Series GT prototype introduced
A BMW 5-Series GT prototype, with eDrive and Twin Power Turbo technology, has been introduced recently during the Group Innovation ...
Meet the Euro-spec 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray
The first details and images with the Euro-spec version of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray have been recently released by ...
2016 Ford Explorer online configurator introduced
The online configurator for the 2016 Ford Explorer has been recently introduced as the model in question can be had ...
Toyota gets ready for autonomous race with new safety technologies
The Japanese automaker, the largest car company in the world, is inching a little closer to the ultimate goal – ...
Blue Rocket finished Porsche 918 Spyder seen
A Porsche 918 Spyder finished in a bright Blue Rocket shade has been spotted recently, in Switzerland. Over the past few ...
US: Honda sales go unaffected by Takata airbag recalls
Honda, as the No.1 client of Japan’s Takata Corp is the automaker with the largest number of vehicles affected by ...
US: Toledo sees rally to keep Wrangler production
Toledo’s UAW members gathered before the city’s council in a bid to ask the municipality to set in motion the ...
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Pullman to be introduced in Geneva
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Pullman will be officially introduced next March, during the 2015 Geneva Motor Show. After the Mercedes-Maybach S-Class has ...
The fuel cell cars could be the ultimate green vehicles
Hydrogen-powered fuel cell cars are all the rage now – no wonder since Toyota, the largest automaker in the world ...
Skoda Fabia R5 Concept officially revealed
The Skoda Fabia R5 Concept has been officially unveiled, ahead of its public debut which will take place this weekend, ...
[VIDEO] 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class spied
The future generation of the Mercedes-Benz E-Class has been recently spotted on Germany’s roads. Mercedes-Benz is currently working on the new ...


   Rest assured that you are covered with great
   car insurance