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Takata’s Exploding Airbags Finally Explained (No Thanks To Takata)

Recalls related to Takata’s fatally flawed airbags have been underway for several years, though the scope of the problem only became apparent to many people in 2014. The supplier and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration have been investigating the devices far longer — since at least 2008. Unfortunately, noneRead More

2016 Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupé revealed

Performance version of the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupé gets 362bhp from its twin-turbo V6 engine The Mercedes-AMG C43 Coupé has been revealed. It’s the second AMG model to be revealed in the C-Class Coupé line-up, and is powered by a 362bhp 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 petrol engine. Set to make its publicRead More

Honda Grom Gets Streetfighter Look for 2016

Honda announced a new “mini-streetfighter” redesign for the MSX125, the little monkey bike better known to Americans as the Grom. At the moment, the styling update has been announced in Europe and Thailand where it is manufactured, but we expect to see the more aggressive-looking Grom in the U.S. inRead More

Undeclared medical conditions make millions of older drivers a risk on the road

News 19 Feb, 2016 A new study reveals millions of drivers aged 65 and above fail to inform authorities of their medical conditions Latest

India’s Premier Padmini taxi driven – hail, no pace

The slow, low-tech Padmini taxi is an icon on the chaotic streets of Mumbai, India, but not for much longer. We go for a test drive “So, do the indicators work?” I ask, after squeezing in behind the sizeable steering wheel of the dilapidated Premier Padmini taxi. But I thinkRead More

Chevrolet Colorado Vs. Nissan Frontier: Compare Trucks

Sometimes a head-to-head battle between rival vehicles isn’t even a contest. Such is the case with the match-up between the Chevrolet Colorado and Nissan Frontier. We’d expect that. After all, the Frontier is an aging vehicle that saw its last redesign in 2005. The Colorado, on the other hand, isRead More

2006-2012 Toyota RAV4, 2012-2014 Toyota RAV4 EV Recalled For Seatbelt Problem: 1.1 Million Affected

Toyota is recalling more than 1.1 million RAV4 crossovers in the U.S. to address a problem with the vehicles’ safety belts. According to the automaker, some of those devices may not work as intended during collisions. ALSO SEE: Mazda Shows Not All All-Wheel-Drive Systems Are Created Equally The problem isRead More

Dang, I Always Wanted Two of Each of These

Hope it’s nothing serious, but “a significant change in personal circumstances has compelled” this guy in Australia to wish to part with his two RG500 Suzukis and his RZV500R Yamaha `strokers in one sale. Asking $ 75,000 Australian (about $ 54,000 U.S.). It can’t be easy to find parts forRead More

2003-2011 Saab 9-3, 2010-2011 Saab 9-5, 2008-2009 Saturn Astra Recalled To Replace Takata Airbags

Last month, investigators attributed a tenth death to Takata’s fatally flawed airbags. It was the first to occur in a non-Honda vehicle, and it has led to a massive, five-million-vehicle expansion of the already enormous Takata recall. The latest cars to be affected by that expansion aren’t even made anymore.Read More

2017 Porsche 911 R – latest spy pictures

Porsche plots back-to-basics GT-derived 911 with a focus on driver involvement rather than lap times The Porsche 911 R has been spied testing with minimal disguise, ahead of its speculated launch at the Geneva Motor Show next year. The manual-only stablemate of the GT3 and GT3 RS carries no badgingRead More

Kia Optima Sportswagon revealed – pictures

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Victory Announces The Return Of The Magnum X-1 For 2016

From a Victory press release: Victory Motorcycles announces the return of the Magnum X-1 – the loudest Victory Bagger ever built, designed for serious music and motorcycle fans. As the 2015 model quickly sold out upon its introduction last year, the new 2016 Magnum X-1 Stealth Edition hits the scene powered byRead More