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2016 Honda Civic: Stop-Sale Issued, Recall Looms, Engine Issue To Blame

The all-new Honda Civic raced into showrooms last October, but it’s already begun to hit speed bumps. According to Bloomberg, Honda is preparing to recall 2016 Civics registered in the U.S. due to engine problems. The Honda Civic is a hugely popular model. According to current stats, it’s the fifthRead More

Suzuki Recalls 68,344 Motorcycles for Battery Charging Issue

Suzuki is recalling 68,344 motorcycles and scooters, affecting 11 different models from model years 2008 to 2012 because of a problem with their circuit boards that may prevent their batteries from charging properly. The recall supersedes a previous recall from 2011 that affected 73,426 motorcycles. The new recall affects theRead More

2010-2013 Honda VFR1200F Recalled for Driveshaft Issue

Honda is recalling the VFR1200F from model years 2010, 2012 and 2013 (there was no 2011 model year version in the U.S.) because of a problem that can cause the driveshaft’s universal joint to separate or break. The recall affects 1,825 units in the U.S. including both Dual Clutch TransmissionRead More

Takata Airbag Issue: Another Fatality Highlights Urgency Of Recall Fixes

The U.S. federal government has confirmed an eighth death due to schrapnel from Takata airbags—this time, to a teen driver at the wheel of a Honda Accord that was already under recall at the time of the accident. That marks the ninth death worldwide attributed to the issue, which hasRead More

Don’t miss the Auto Express 1,400th issue and review of the year!

Articles 27 Nov, 2015 The Auto Express review of the year is available with 6 issues for just £1, plus every new subscriber will receive a free ice scraper glove Latest

Honda Finally Has a Fix for Gold Wing Rear Brake Drag Issue

It took a while but Honda finally has a solution to a problem affecting Gold Wings that resulted in two previous recalls. Honda first began a recall in December 2011 on Gold Wing from model years 2001-2010 and 2012. In September 2014, Honda re-addressed the problem, initiating a second recallRead More

Fines For Backing Into Your Driveway: Public Safety Issue Or Violation Of Privacy?

Like 18 other states, Florida only requires cars to carry one license plate, mounted at the rear of the vehicle. That probably helps to trim expenses at Florida’s DMV, but it also means that when a motorist backs into her driveway, law enforcement officials can’t read her car’s plate. TheRead More

Deliveries Halted On 2016 Volvo XC90 Due To Airbag Issue

Volvo Cars is preparing a recall for the 2016 Volvo XC90 crossover utility vehicle, for an issue that may prevent the side curtain airbags from functioning as intended. In XC90 models produced so far—all worldwide with the seven-seat, third-row layout, actually—a trim panel could interfere with the deployment of theRead More

This week’s issue of Auto Express

News 15 Jul, 2015 In this week’s issue of Auto Express, we drive the new Honda HR-V and Audi R8, plus Mazda CX-3 takes on rivals Latest