Kia recalls 507,000 vehicles in U.S. for airbag glitchJune 8
Honda confirms new Takata airbag rupture in fatal Malaysia crashJune 1
Honda confirmed that a Takata airbag inflator had ruptured in a fatal crash earlier this week in Malaysia in what appears to be the 23rd death worldwide linked to the faulty part that can emit deadly metal fragments.
Automakers to White House: Climate change is realMay 21
King's nomination hearing for NHTSA chief hits on lethal airbagsMay 16
NHTSA slams low Takata airbag recall rate by automakers, asks for meetingsMay 14
Fatal Uber crash provides ammo for opponents of Senate autonomous vehicle billMarch 20
Safety advocates urged the Senate to suspend consideration of legislation governing autonomous vehicles until regulators complete investigations into Sunday's fatal accident involving an Uber vehicle and the January crash in California involving a Tesla vehicle and a parked fire truck.
Automakers knew earlier of Takata airbag issues, plaintiffs contendMarch 15
FCA, Mazda, Ford band together for airbag recall outreach program in HoustonMarch 2
Takata agrees to settle U.S. probe by 44 state AGs over deadly airbagsFeb. 22
GM, Ford, VW, Toyota among automakers providing up to $130 million for Takata's U.S. settlementFeb. 14
Takata, U.S. government tangle over victim paymentsFeb. 13
Airbag supplier Takata and the U.S. government have agreed how to divvy up $850 million in restitution payments to automakers, but the two still are debating in court over which victims will receive the remaining $125 million.
Ford, Mazda expand 'do not drive' warning to additional pickupsFeb. 12
Ford is expanding a warning to another 33,000 owners of older Rangers in North America not to drive them until they get repairs because of a potentially defective Takata airbag inflator; Mazda is issuing a similar expansion for about 1,800 2006 B-series pickups.