New Report Warns of Pitfalls when Autonomous and Conventional Cars Share the Road

– Self-driving cars may one day rule the roadways, but that day is decades away. In the meantime, a new report is addressing the need to better prepare for the intervening years in which automated vehicles share the road with regular human drivers. – State laws need to be adjusted, studies… Continue reading

Report: Takata Discovered Airbag Problems in 2004, Destroyed Data

Takata Corporation, the Japanese airbag manufacturer at the center of a 17-million-vehicle worldwide recall for airbags that may shoot deadly metal debris in an accident, has always maintained that it first discovered the problem in 2008. But a New York Times report published late Thursday says the company knew about… Continue reading