Sep 20, 2021 08:36 AM IST
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) on Friday opened an engineering analysis into an estimated 30 million U.S. vehicles from the 2001 through 2019 model years. Automakers were alerted to the investigation, which is not yet public.
- Jan 14, 2017 09:52 AM IST
Takata Corp. has agreed to plead
guilty to a single criminal charge and will pay USD 1 billion
in fines and restitution for concealing a deadly defect in its
air bag inflators.
- Jan 04, 2016 08:12 AM IST
A 13-year-old boy was driving a relative's 2001 Honda Accord Coupe on July 22, 2015 when it crashed and the air bag inflated.
- Aug 21, 2015 01:00 PM IST
The Japanese carmaker asked the second-tier supplier last month to increase production so it can supply Toyota with more than 13 million inflators from next July until 2020, said a person with direct knowledge of the deal and a second individual who was briefed on it.