Toyota & Honda Recall Yet Another Million+ Vehicles in U.S. with Defective Takata Airbags

Toyota & Honda Recall Yet Another Million+ Vehicles in U.S. with Defective Takata Airbags

Right on the heels of a January 8 recall expansion that added 3 million airbags, automakers Toyota and Honda have announced the recall of more than 1 million additional vehicles in the United States that are equipped with defective and potentially deadly Takata airbag inflators. This marks yet another increase to a cumulative recall that was already the largest in U.S. history. [Read more…]

NHTSA to 300,000 Honda and Acura Drivers: Stop Driving Immediately Before Your Airbags Explode

Takata Airbag Injuries

The National Highway Traffic Safety Adminstration (NHTSA) says new tests show the airbags on 300,000 Acura and Honda vehicles have a 50% chance of exploding in an accident, which can send deadly shards of metal and debris shooting through the passenger compartment like shrapnel. That compares to an only 1% chance of airbag explosions in other vehicles. [Read more…]