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FAIL: Hyundai Recalls Sonatas Due to Sharp Door Handles
FAIL: Hyundai Recalls Sonatas Due to Sharp Door Handles

27 May 2009, 08:46 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / How often do you get to see this? A car manufacturer is recalling more than 90,000 cars in the United States after it discovered that some of them are equipped with sharp door handles that could lea...

 
Jaguar Recalls 2004 XJs in the US
Jaguar Recalls 2004 XJs in the US

4 May 2009, 13:14 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Jaguar XJ is undoubtedly a very eye-catching car but this doesn't necessarily mean that it cannot be affected by all those painful glitches that makes the car company recall thousands. The best...

 
AAA Michigan: Legislators Should Not Make Motorbike Helmets Optional
AAA Michigan: Legislators Should Not Make Motorbike Helmets Optional

20 Mar 2009, 08:01 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / The most irresponsible thing would be to ride a motorbike without a helmet but it seems that Michigan don't realize this as they intend to make this practice optional on the state's roads....

 
Babies - Not Safe in Car Seats?
Babies - Not Safe in Car Seats?

4 Mar 2009, 10:15 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / You probably thought that if you installed a car seat in the back, your baby would be perfectly safe. This might be true provided that you're not involved in a car crash. An investigation co...

 
NHTSA February Recalls: Mazda, Kawasaki Hit by Serious Flaws
NHTSA February Recalls: Mazda, Kawasaki Hit by Serious Flaws

2 Mar 2009, 14:23 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Even though February was apparently a fairly quiet month, both Kawasaki and Mazda were hit by major issues which could even lead to death, as the NHTSA notifications read. Japanese automaker Mazd...

 
NHTSA and IIHS Crash Test Scores Explained
NHTSA and IIHS Crash Test Scores Explained

17 Feb 2009, 19:08 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / Unlike other countries, the United States is blessed with not one, but two governing bodies in the fields of car safety. Both organize crash tests

 
Massive NHTSA Recall Assaults the US
Massive NHTSA Recall Assaults the US

3 Feb 2009, 10:57 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / As if the economic recession wasn't enough, the United States are now assaulted by a massive NHTSA recall which concerns several brands, including Toyota, Volvo and Ford. First of all, there...

 
Michelin Recalls Tires Due to Missing DOT
Michelin Recalls Tires Due to Missing DOT

29 Jan 2009, 16:32 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / When we thought we had enough on our minds dealing with economic crisis and other such shortcomings, here comes news that will further mess with your plan for a family weekend. It concerns your car....