US Expands Probe Into Air Bag Failures To 12.3M VehiclesFour deaths that may have been caused by the problem were reported in Hyundai-Kia vehicles and three in Fiat Chrysler automobiles. NHTSA opened an investigation in March of 2017 involving the TRW parts in Hyundais and Kias.
Hyundai, Kia Recall Over 500K Vehicles As Fire Risk SpreadsThe companies have now recalled nearly 2.4 million vehicles for fire and engine failure problems since September of 2015, and they are under investigation by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for potentially being slow to fix faulty vehicles.
5 Hyundai, Kia Models Have High Fire Insurance Claim RatesKia spokesman James Bell said the company is cooperating with NHTSA "and will take any necessary corrective action in a timely manner."
Kia To Recall Vehicles To Fix Problem That Can Cause FiresThe Korean automaker and its larger affiliate Hyundai have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.
Kia Recalls Over 500K Vehicles Over Air BagsGovernment documents say a short circuit can develop in an air bag control computer made by parts supplier ZF-TRW, and the air bags can fail to deploy.
Hyundai-Kia To Pay US $100M For Overstating MpgThe penalty could serve as a precedent for other automakers who violate the Clean Air Act.
New Studies Point Out Dangers Of 'Talking' To CarJust because you can talk to your car doesn't mean you should. Two new studies have found that voice-activated smartphones and dashboard infotainment systems may be making the distracted-driving problem worse instead of better.
Hyundai Recalls 883K Sonatas To Fix Gear ShiftersHyundai is recalling its popular Sonata midsize sedan to fix problems with the gear shift levers. The recall covers 883,000 cars from the 2011 through 2014 model years.
Woman Sues Hyundai Over Fuel Economy EstimatesA Chicago woman is suing Hyundai over what she says are inflated fuel economy claims.
Hyundai, Kia Deal With Fallout From Oversold Gas MileageYou go to buy a new car and kick the tires, take a test drive and check the sticker, assuming the information is accurate, right? CBS 2's Roseanne Tellez reports.
Hyundai Sonata, Santa Fe RecallIf you're a Hyundai owner, your vehicle may be under recall.
Rebounding Auto Industry Should Give Boost To Auto ShowAs the Chicago Auto Show begins rolling into town, there are signs that an industry on a bumpy road might finally be turning a corner.
Incentives Coming Back In Auto IndustryIf you have held off on buying a new car because of the price, you have had plenty of company. But incentives are beginning to reappear.