Business / Auto Quality

BMW to recall more than 156,000 cars in US

[2014-04-11 14:28]

German carmaker BMW said it would voluntarily recall more than 156,000 vehicles in the United States, including its popular 3 Series compact sedan.

VW N. America dealers to stop selling some models

[2014-04-10 09:19]

Volkswagen AG said it will stop selling about 27,000 current model year Jettas, Beetles, Beetle Convertibles and Passats with 1.8-liter engines in North America.

Toyota says to recall 6.58 million cars globally

[2014-04-09 14:08]

The world's biggest automaker is recalling certain models after identifying faults in the steering column, wiring harnesses and seat railings.

Ford to recall about 385,750 Escape in N. America

[2014-04-08 10:13]

Ford Motor Co said on Monday it would recall about 434,700 vehicles mainly in North America due to two separate and unrelated issues.

Chrysler to recall nearly 870k SUVs

[2014-04-03 17:31]

Chrysler Group said on Wednesday it would recall nearly 870,000 vehicles to fix a defect in the brake systems following complaints about excessive brake-pedal firmness.

BMW China to recall 232k cars

[2014-04-02 19:10]

BMW China and BMW Brilliance Automotive will recall 232,098 vehicles from June 18 due to engine problems, China's quality watchdog announced on Wednesday.

GM to recall 1.5m more cars, totaled 6.3m

[2014-04-02 14:03]

General Motors Co is recalling more than 1.5 million vehicles because they may unexpectedly lose power steering, the company said on Monday

GM's recall includes Buick Enclaves in China

[2014-03-24 17:36]

General Motors Co will recall 24,021 imported Buick Enclave vehicles due to airbag defects, China's quality watchdog said on Monday.

Porsche to replace engines in all 2014 911 GT3

[2014-03-19 16:17]

The sports car maker told owners to stop driving the cars because they could catch fire, after recalling 785 of the model.

GM recalls 1.5m more vehicles

[2014-03-18 09:49]

US car maker announced new recalls on Monday and in a virtually unprecedented public admission by the industry's 1st female CEO.

Problem cars highlight lack of consumer rights

[2014-03-15 20:53]

Problem cars from home and abroad are displayed in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, March 15, 2014, on International Day for Protecting Consumers' Rights.

US probes GM recall linked to 13 deaths

[2014-02-28 10:18]

US safety regulators have opened an investigation into whether General Motors Co reacted fast enough in its recall of more than 1.6 million cars.

Thousands of Caddy minivans recalled in China

[2014-02-27 14:25]

FAW-Volkswagen Automobile Co Ltd is recalling 9,037 of its Caddy small delivery vans in China due to a defect with the tailgate.

Mitsubishi recalls ASX vehicles in China

[2014-02-20 10:53]

Mitsubishi Motors Sales (China) Co will recall 235 imported ASX vehicles in China due to a potential safety hazard in the keyless operation system.

Porsche halts 911 GT3 deliveries after two catch fire

[2014-02-19 13:58]

Porsche has stopped deliveries of the most expensive version of its overhauled 911 sports car after two of them caught fire.

China announces Toyota, Chrysler recalls

[2014-02-15 14:21]

GAC-Toyota will recall nearly 9,400 Highlander vehicles from March 10 due to defective air bags, China's quality watchdog announced on Friday.

Chinese watchdog warns of Aston Martin recalls

[2014-02-15 09:15]

China's quality watchdog warned on Friday of the risk of importing Aston Martin vehicles after the automaker said it will recall more than 1,000 vehicles in China.

Toyota to recall 1.9m Prius for software defect

[2014-02-13 16:26]

Toyota Motor Corp on Wednesday issued a recall covering all 1.9 million of the third-generation Prius cars sold worldwide

Thousands of Prius cars recalled in China

[2014-02-13 09:55]

Joint venture between Chinese carmaker FAW and Japan's Toyota will recall 3,210 Prius cars due to problems in the control software.

Aston Martins head for garage

[2014-02-11 10:43]

The luxury automaker is working with the government watchdog over the recall of 1,094 sports cars in the Chinese mainland.