The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
Officials are trying to spread the word about dangerous airbags in recalled cars amid word that the U.S. government is adding more than 3 million vehicles to the warning about faulty air bags that have the potential to kill or injure drivers or passengers in a crash.
More than 20 million vehicles in the U.S. are on the road with defective air bags which could possibly kill or injure drivers or passengers if they are involved in a crash.
General Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.
As the auto industry strives to sustain its post-recession comeback, car companies are resorting to tactics that some experts warn will lead to trouble down the road.
BMW is expanding a recall of its most popular models to fix an air bag problem that is hitting much of the global auto industry.
A bicyclist on his way to work was killed Sunday night when police say a driver struck him and then fled.
GM is on track to break the American automaker record for the most recalls in a single year, ever.
Tony Kanaan will make his debut with Target/Chip Ganassi Racing in Sunday’s season-opening IndyCar race, and expectations will be high for the defending Indianapolis 500 winner.
onda Motor Co. has topped the insurance industry’s annual list of the safest new vehicles.