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Fiat Chrysler Recalls 224K Jeeps; Air Bags May Not Work

Oct 19
Fiat Chrysler is recalling more than 224,000 Jeep Wrangler SUVs worldwide because the air bags may not inflate in a crash.

The New Family Car: Honda Revamps Small SUV

By Tom Krisher | Oct 16
America's new family car is getting a major face-lift: It's the Honda CR-V, a compact SUV that for the past three months has been the top-selling vehicle in America excluding pickup trucks.

Honda Recalling 2016 Civic for Faulty Parking Brakes

Oct 15
Honda Motor Co. is recalling 350,000 Civics in the U.S. because their parking brakes may not function properly.

Toyota, Suzuki Tying Up in Technology, Ecology Partnership

By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 14
Toyota, the world's top automaker, and Suzuki, a Japanese rival that specializes in tiny vehicles, are tying up in a partnership.

Toyota Recalls 340,000 Prius Hybrid Cars for Faulty Brakes

By Yuri Kageyama | Oct 13
Toyota Motor Corp. recalled 340,000 gas-electric hybrid Prius cars around the world Wednesday, 212,000 of them in Japan and 94,000 in North America, for a defect in their parking brakes.

Study Shows Knowledge Gap with In-Car Technology

By Dee-Ann Durbin | Oct 11
Hyundai and BMW customers are the most satisfied with their in-vehicle technology, but those brands and others still need to work on educating drivers about what their cars can do.

Honda Brings Back Ridgeline Pickup for 2017, Adds Features

By Ann M. Job | Oct 6
After a more than two-year hiatus, Honda's has brought its Ridgeline pickup truck back for 2017, and it's bigger, more powerful and better looking than ever.

U.S. Probes Ford Vehicles for Steering, Door Latch Problems

By Tom Krisher | Oct 4
Two Ford Motor Co. models are under investigation by U.S. safety regulators for problems similar to those that have caused over 3 million other Ford vehicles to be recalled.

U.S. Closes Probe of Jeep Automatic Braking; No Recall Sought

By Tom Krisher | Oct 3
U.S. safety regulators have closed a yearlong investigation into the Jeep Grand Cherokee's automatic braking system without seeking a recall.

From Ferraris to SUVs: 5 Cars That Shone at the Paris Show

By David McHugh | Oct 2
Executives at this year's show are talking about how the industry can adapt to - or, better yet, profit from - disruptive change such as electric engines, networked vehicles, car sharing, and autonomous driving.

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