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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

Harry Hunt’s Dakar Rally diary – the end is finally in sight

We’re following British driver Harry Hunt on the Dakar Rally every day, and the Mini All4 Racing driver is within sight of a strong finish We’re following British driver – and Mini UK brand ambassador – Harry Hunt on the Dakar Rally every day. Having made his mark on theRead More

Finally, a Police Motorcycle Earns the MO Seal of Approval

This is one we can fully endorse, thanks to its 84 mph top speed and $ 4,295 list price. From the Press Release: AZUSA, Calif. – Dec. 29, 2015 — CSC Motorcycles announced today that it is introducing the RX3-P police motorcycle to the US market.    The RX3-P is the police versionRead More

Finally: House Passes Bill Requiring Rental Companies To Repair Recalled Cars (But It’s Not Perfect)

The quest to move a multi-year transportation bill through the U.S. Congress met with a bit of success yesterday, as the House of Representatives passed its own version of the legislation. A similar version of the Surface Transportation Reauthorization & Reform Act of 2015 was previously approved by the Senate.Read More

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

The Jaguar C-X75 is finally being made (sort of)

Confirmed for production but then cancelled, the C-X75 has had an eventful five years as a concept car. Now it’s finally being made for the new James Bond film but will you be able to buy one? Remember the Jaguar C-X75? Of course you do. Created for Jaguar’s 75th anniversary,Read More