Showdown looms between US safety agency and Japanese air bag maker over recall

...parts from high-humidity areas, putting lives at risk.The impasse could put pressure on automakers such as Honda, Ford and Mazda to expand the recall on their own. Ultimately, they are responsible for doing recalls. Automakers could go ahead with the...

New models for 2015 include Lincoln MKC

...Ellen DeGeneres.An updated car to the Mazda fold next year, the Mazda2, gives its...in the U.S. only three years ago when Mazda saw the success of other tiny cars like...curves as its older sibling, the Mazda3.Mazda says it will also have more high-tech...

Carmakers sign on to principles to protect motorists' privacy in an era of computerized cars

...automakers signing on to the principles are Aston Martin, BMW, Chrysler, Ferrari, Ford, General Motors, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Maserati, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Subaru, Toyota, Volkswagen and Volvo.

Mazda stays sporty with crossover SUV

Mazda, the car company that gave the world the...vehicle, too.And like the Miata, the 2014 Mazda CX-9 is a nimble handler that drives as...color display touchscreen.Japan-based Mazda doesn't have the advertising budget that...

Toyota tops annual reliability ranking from 'Consumer Reports'

...year cars and trucks based on a survey of subscribers who own 1.1 million vehicles from current or previous model years.Mazda, Honda and Subaru joined Toyota in the top 10. Audi was the highest-scoring non-Japanese brand, while Buick was the only...

Government ups air bag warning to 7.8M vehicles

...with the potentially dangerous air bags. The warning covers certain models made by BMW, Chrysler, Ford, General Motors, Mazda, Honda, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Subaru and Toyota.Most of the 7.8 million vehicles are subject to existing recalls. But...

US agency warns car owners to get air bags fixed

...investigating the problem since June, and has cited six related injuries.The warning covers cars made by Toyota, Honda, Mazda, BMW, Nissan, General Motors and Ford.Toyota issued the latest recall Monday, covering 247,000 older model vehicles...

Feds pressure air bag maker at center of recalls

...latest round of recalls with about 5 million cars called back. Other affected automakers include Nis san, Chrys ler, Ford, Mazda, Subaru, Mit subishi, Toyota, BMW and General Motors.Lawmakers say 30 million cars with potentially faulty Takata air...

2014 Mazda Miata still top roadster

Twenty-five years after its debut as a lightweight, fun-to-drive, sporty roadster, the Mazda MX-5 Miata still travels a road all its own.With a starting retail price of less than $25,000, the rear-wheel-drive...

New air bag recall expands list of manufacturers affected by problems; humid air plays part

...safety agency, said Monday that BMW, Chrysler, Ford, Honda, Mazda, Nissan and Toyota will recall cars sold in places where...million more cars globally. And on Monday in Japan, Honda, Mazda and Nissan together recalled nearly 3 million more.