2015 Mustang: Ford Ponies Up First Safety Recall (Already)


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The sixth-generation 2015 Ford Mustang has just started to arrive at dealerships nationwide; yet Ford has already issued its first recall of the completely redesigned pony car. ALSO SEE: Chicago Tweaks Red-Light Camera Rules, Issues $7.7 Million In New Fines Covering just 53 cars (50 in the U.S. and three in Canada), ...Read more

Lawsuits: Ignition-Related Recalls Cut GM Cars' Trade-In Value


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General Motors [NYSE: GM] has been hit with two lawsuits that seek class-action status and allege that the owners of vehicles affected by GM's ignition-related recalls have lost value due to the defect and subsequent recall effort. While a smaller lawsuit could be curbed by a bankruptcy judge, as limitations apply to ...Read more

Safety Counts: One In Five U.S. Vehicles Recalled This Year


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Has your car or truck been recalled yet this year? Whether it's fresh from the showroom, or getting up in the years, the chances are shockingly high that any vehicle has been due back to the dealership to have a safety-related defect fixed—or at the least, to have a recall-related inspection done. READ: Lawsuits...Read more

Chevrolet Equinox Vs. GMC Terrain: Compare Cars


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Nearly every manufacturer and brand now puts out a crossover model, and among them there's one to meet almost every size and price point. Move up to where compact meets mid-size and you're likely to consider the Chevrolet Equinox and the GMC Terrain. In both cases, what you get is plenty of room, outstanding safety sc...Read more

2015 Cadillac ATS Crash-Tested, Five-Star Safety Confirmed


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The 2015 Cadillac ATS remains one of the best-rated sport sedans for safety, as confirmed by the latest set of New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) crash tests overseen by the federal government. ALSO SEE: Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Vs. Dodge SRT Viper: Compare Cars Although the feds had already tested the 2013 Cadillac...Read more