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Toyota recalls again! 1.7 mil vehicles!

Toyota recalls again! 1.7 mil vehicles!

Toyota Motor said it will recall about 1.7 million vehicles worldwide, including 1.28 million cars in Japan and 421.000 in U.S., Europe and other markets over a fuel leak risk. Toyota Motor Corporation said in a statement, “Due to insufficient tightening of the fuel pressure sensor connected to certain engine […]

GM expands recall of 2011 trucks

GM expands recall of 2011 trucks

Gm has announced that will expand an existing recall of its 2011 Chevrolet, GMC and Cadillac sport utility vehicles due to an axle flaw that could result in an accident. Affected trucks now include Chevrolet’s Avalanche, Colorado, Silverado, Suburban , Cadillac’s Escalade, Escalade ESV / Escalade EXT; Tahoe; and GMC’s […]

2011 Vw Passat and Sharan Euroncap tests

2011 Vw Passat and Sharan Euroncap tests

The 2011 Volkswagen Passat and Sharan succeed to achieve 5 starts at the Euro NCAP crash tests. Scoring an overall rating of 96 per cent, the Sharan achieved one of the highest ever results in what are Euro NCAP’s most stringent tests to date. Passive safety in the Sharan has […]

Mitsubishi i-MiEV achieves 4 star ANCAP rating

Mitsubishi i-MiEV achieves 4 star ANCAP rating

i-MiEV achieves 4 star ANCAP rating – the first full EV rated by ANCAP. 4 Stars. The i-MiEV scored 10.95 out of 16 in the offset crash test. The passenger compartment held its shape well. Protection from serious chest and leg injury was marginal for the driver. The electrical system […]

Winter Tyres – All you need to know

Winter Tyres – All you need to know

As vehicle design and technology has advanced over the years – tyres have done the same to cope with heavier faster cars with more advanced braking systems. New vehicle concepts, combined with tyres ideally adapted to requirements, have made driving noticeably safer today. Inautonews presents you a list of FAQ […]

20% of eyeglass wearers drive without prescription glasses

20% of eyeglass wearers drive without prescription glasses

Would you believe that more than 90% of the decisions and reactions we make behind the wheel depend on good vision? If so, you’ll be shocked to learn that a recent survey reveals a disturbing fact — one in five eyeglass wearers sometimes drive without their prescription glasses. It’s also […]