Consumer Reports Names 10 Top Pick Cars for 2018

Chevrolet Bolt debuts as Top Pick for Compact Green Car, Toyota Camry takes top honors as Midsized Car, and Ford F-150 named as best Full-Sized Pickup. YONKERS, NY — Consumer Reports today announced that seven new vehicles that made its 2018 Annual Top Picks list—the Toyota Corolla and Toyota Camry, Chevrolet Bolt, Toyota Sienna, Ford F-150, BMW More...

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By George On Monday, February 26th, 2018

Toyota, Pontiac Vibe: Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Explode

An inflator explosion may result in sharp metal fragments striking the driver or other occupants resulting in serious injury or death. NHTSA Campaign Number: 18V025000 Manufacturer Toyota Motor Engineering & More...

By George On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Genesis Edges Audi from Top Spot in its Debut in Consumer Reports’ Annual Car Brand Rankings

YONKERS, NY — Genesis, the new luxury brand from Hyundai, has bumped Audi to the number two spot, and leads all other luxury brands in the 2018 Brand Report Card Rankings from Consumer Reports.   The findings More...

By George On Sunday, January 21st, 2018

Special Report: Consumer Clarity and Safety for Today’s Advanced Driving Systems

Driver distraction causes more than 3,400 deaths a year in the U.S., according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, and requires urgent action. Although cell phones capture much of the attention, More...

By George On Saturday, February 18th, 2017

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper) is recalling Discover M+S Sport Tires

Cooper Tire & Rubber Co. (Cooper) is recalling certain Discover M+S Sport tires, sizes 235/75R15, 255/65R16, 215/70R16, 225/70R16, 235/70R16, 245/70R16, 265/70R16, 255/60R17, 225/65R17, 235/65R17, 265/65R17, More...

By George On Monday, February 6th, 2017

New 2017 Jeep® Wrangler Rubicon Recon: Even More Off-road Capability

February 6, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. – Already the most capable production vehicle in the world, Jeep® Wrangler is about to deliver even more capability – specifically more protection from the most severe, More...

By George On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Nissan: Rear Door may Open when Window is Lowered

Nissan North America, Inc. (Nissan) is recalling certain 2015-2017 Altima vehicles. The rear door latch/lock cable on the vehicles may have been improperly routed. As a result, lowering a rear window may inadvertently More...

By George On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

Continental Tire recalling General Tire Grabber Light Truck Tires

Continental Tire the Americas, LLC (Continental) is recalling certain General Tire Grabber light truck tires, size 33×12.50R18 LT 118Q, Load Range E, manufactured May 3, 2015, to May 16, 2015 (DOT week codes More...

By George On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Passenger Frontal Air Bag Inflator May Rupture

An inflator rupture may result in metal fragments striking the vehicle occupants resulting in serious injury or death. Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing (Toyota) is recalling certain 2012 Toyota 4Runner, More...

By George On Monday, December 26th, 2016

Chrysler: Crankshaft Sensor May Fail Causing Engine Stall

If the engine stalls, there is an increased the risk of a crash. Chrysler (FCA US LLC) is recalling certain model year 2016 Dodge Journey, Jeep Compass, and Jeep Patriot vehicles manufactured May 9, 2016, to July More...