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EuroNCAP Tests for New Models

The interesting results of the EuroNCAP tests for six brand new models were published. The all new 2013 models including the Audi A3 hatchback, Renault Clio supermini, Ford B-MAX minivan, Kia Cee’d hatch, Isuzu D-Max pickup and Volvo V40 compact … Continue reading

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Chevy recalls over 44,000 Sonic models

The 2012 Chevrolet Sonic has been found to suffer from a windshield wiper washer issue: 44,668 examples of the subcompact could have wiper washer hoses that separate from the fluid reservoir. If that happens, drivers won’t be able use the … Continue reading

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Audi recalls 2012 Q5 models with sunroofs due to glass issue

Audi is recalling just over 13,000 Q5 SUVs due to an issue with the glass in the sunroof. The affected models may suffer from glass shattering in cold temperatures. The models affected were built between June 21 and December 9, … Continue reading

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Kia recalls Rio models over airbag issue

Bad news for Rio owners: due to a potentially faulty sensor mat, Kia is recalling around 73,000 Rio models from the 2006 to 2008 model years. The sensor in the passenger’s seat is susceptible to cracking from fatigue. If that … Continue reading

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Subaru recalls 275,000 Forester models for problem with rear seat belt/child restraint system

The folks at Subaru have issued a recall for 275,000 Forester models made from 2009 to 2012. The recall has been issued after a findings report from the NHTSA found the rear seat belt system to be a problem. The … Continue reading

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Auto China 2012 Models

How often do you see beautifull chinese girls? Today here are photos gorgeous female models of the 2012 Beijing Motor Show. Click on thumbs after the jump and you will be shocked to see so many beautiful young ladies which … Continue reading

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Sync now a standard item on all Ford Flex models

Ford has announced that all new Ford Flex models will come standard with their Sync system. The exact feature level of the Sync system however, is not known yet. I would imagine though, that the standard offering will be the … Continue reading

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BMW recalls of five models over fire risk.

BMW has issued a recall over 32,000 cars and CUVs covering the years 2008-2011 due to a fire risk. Turbocharged eight- and twelve-cylinder engines in the 5 Series, 5 Series Gran Turismo, 7 Series, X5 and X6 could suffer from … Continue reading

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NHTSA announces list of 2012 models to be tested

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has released a list of 74 vehicles for the 2012 model year that it plans on crash testing. The vehicles include 42 passengers cars, 22 SUVs, eight trucks and two vans. NHTSA claims the … Continue reading

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2010 Jaguar XF, XK models recalled

Jaguar has issued a recall of 6,085 2010 XF and XK models built between June, 2009 and March, 2010 to repair power steering hoses that could corrode and start to leak. The hoses it used on the affected cars have … Continue reading

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