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    Hyundai's New-Gen Sonata Fizzling in U.S.  

    Industry analysts have criticized the new Sonata for what they call its bland styling as it struggles to gain traction in a competitive segment that includes Nissan's Altima and Honda's Accord....More
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    Green-Car Push May Thin Chinese Automakers' Ranks  

    All but the highest-volume automakers may have trouble affording China's increasingly strict fuel-economy rules....More
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    Deaths Linked to GM Ignition-Switch Defect Now at 29  

    The office of attorney Kenneth Feinberg, who is overseeing the automaker's compensation program for victims of the defective part, says it has approved two new death claims....More
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    Toyota Recalls 247,000 Vehicles With Takata Airbags in U.S.  

    The Japanese automaker is recalling cars, SUVs and pickup trucks with Takata front passenger airbag inflators that can spray metal shrapnel after rupturing....More
  • Oct 17, 2014
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    Global Outlook for Diesel Vehicles: Part 1

    Video brief highlights updates to future product and production plans from WardsAuto Forecasts....More
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    UPDATE 1-Fourth U.S. traffic death linked to Takata air bags  

    (Adds Takata and Honda comments) By Ben Klayman and Barbara Liston DETROIT/ORLANDO, Oct 17 (Reuters) - A fourth traffic death in a Honda Motor Co car has been linked to a defective air bag made by Japanese supplier Takata Corp, according to a county medical examiner in Florida....More
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    Volkswagen Recalls 1.1 Million Cars in N. America, China  

    The automaker says a potential problem with rear suspension parts prompted the recall of about 440,000 cars in the U.S. and 126,000 in Canada, as well as about 580,000 locally made vehicles in China....More
  • Oct 17, 2014
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    Ward’s 10 Best Engines Spec Sheet: Hyundai Sonata Eco 1.6L Turbo

    We’ve fired up the machinery for the 2015 Ward’s 10 Best Engines competition, now in its 21st year, and Hyundai’s improved 1.6L turbocharged “Gamma” 4-cyl. makes a compelling argument as a hybrid alternative, with a base sticker price of $23,275. Last year, we started sharing informational spec sheets reviewed by WardsAuto editors as they judge each entry. The tally is a moving target, but we likely will end up with more than 40 new or improved engines to consider this fall. Winners will be announced in December....More
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    Chrysler Recalls SUVs With Possible Airbag Defect  

    The global recall of more than 184,000 '14-model Dodge Durango and Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs involves a possible short circuit in a module that could disable airbags and seatbelt pretensioners....More
  • Oct 14, 2014
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    Don’t Underestimate Steel 1

    The ’15 F-150 will be a success because it is a boldly engineered product with a fiercely loyal customer base, not because of what it’s made of....More

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