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NHTSA demands Takata issue nationwide airbag recall

NHTSA demands Takata issue nationwide airbag recall

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) formally has demanded that Takata, the Japanese automotive component manufacturer behind the massive airbag recall that’s currently plaguing most of the automakers in the United states, declare that millions of vehicles old with driver-side air bags nationwide are

Honda agrees to replace all US airbags on request

Honda agrees to replace all US airbags on request

Up until just recently, automakers like Honda Motors assured the owners of vehicles that have been affected by the Takata airbag recall that their vehicles shouldn’t suffer any shrapnel-filled airbag explosions if they live in non-humid climates. Obviously, that wasn’t very reassuring, so Honda is

Magneti Marelli opens its first exhaust system plant in the US

Magneti Marelli opens its first exhaust system plant in the US

Magneti Marelli opened its first exhaust system manufacturing plant in the United States at Independence Township, Michigan.  It’s hoped that the new plant will strengthen the Italian manufacturer’s position in North America, adding to its competencies that include automotive lighting, powertrain, electronic systems, suspension systems,

Cars in the US will soon be required to talk to each other

Cars in the US will soon be required to talk to each other

The United States government has decided to require automakers to implement safety-focused wireless communication technology into their future vehicles in an effort to increase the safety of American roads. The Department of Transportation hopes to create a standardized car-to-card system in which small to medium