8 Automakers Recall More Than 12 Million Vehicles For Takata Air BagsTakata inflators can malfunction and spew shrapnel into drivers and passengers when exposed to humidity and repeated hot-and-cold cycles.
US Auto Sales Headed Toward Best Month In 10 YearsThe increases showed that Americans are still buying cars and trucks in big numbers, despite predictions by some analysts and dealers that sales have peaked.
Autonomous Cars Aren't Perfect, But How Safe Must They Be?As autonomous car technology rapidly progresses, makers of the cars face the difficult question of how safe they must be before they're ready to move people on highways and city streets.
Nissan To Recall Altimas For Third Time To Fix Hoods That Can Fly Open While DrivingNissan says in two previous recalls, dealers adjusted latches and applied lubricant. But if the lubricant wasn't put on evenly, the problem could persist.
Japanese Cars Do Best In Insurance Industry Safety RankingsThe safest cars this model year, according to the Insurance Institute of Highway Safety, come from Japan.
Fiat Chrysler, Nissan, GM, Ford Post Big Oct. Sales GainsTrueCar.com predicted that October sales would rise 11.4 percent to 1.4 million.
Nissan Recalls 319,000 Cars Amid Government PressureThe government has received nearly 100 complaints related to the issue.
Nissan Recalls 270K Vehicles Worldwide To Fix Start ButtonsNissan says the buttons can stick and cause the switches to shut off the engine.
Nissan, BMW Recall Vehicles To Fix Problems With Fuel Pumps Nissan and BMW are recalling more than 94,000 vehicles because the fuel pumps can fail and cause stalling.
Nissan Recalls 640K Altima Sedans To Fix Hoods That Can Fly Open While DrivingNissan is recalling 640,000 more cars in the U.S. and Canada to fix a growing problem with faulty latches that can allow hoods to fly open while cars are being driven.
Nissan Recalls SUVs To Fix Electrical Shorts, Hood LatchesNissan is recalling nearly 768,000 SUVs worldwide to fix faulty hood latches and electrical shorts that could cause fires.
US Probes Jeep Cherokee Fires, Nissan Rogue Air Bag TroubleU.S. auto safety regulators are investigating engine compartment smoke or fire complaints in two Jeep Cherokees, and air bags that didn't inflate properly in two Nissan Rogues.