Mar 27, 2013
American Society for Quality
Most Automakers Recalled at Least 1 Vehicle Last Year
While automakers sold nearly 14.5 million cars and trucks last year, they also recalled nearly as many models-around 14.3 million according to our research-for safety-related inspections and repairs.
Green Cars Designed to Sip Fuel
Gas prices are not as astronomical as they were a few years ago, but fuel efficient and environmentally friendly cars are still an ever growing category of the market.
Five Green Cars on the Market
If you are looking for a new car yet want to diminish your carbon footprint, check out these hybrid cars for sale on cars.com . 2010 Toyota Prius II, $16,490 This five-door hatchback has a 1.8L I4 16V MPFI DOHC Hybrid engine with 38,718 miles on it.
Ninth Circuit Affirms Denial of Toyota's Motion to Compel Arbitration of Class Action
Owners of the model year 2010 Prius and Lexus HS 250h brought suit against Toyota alleging that defects in the cars' anti-lock brake systems caused increased stopping distances.
Prius Owners Put The Brakes On Arbitration With Non-Signatory Toyota
The Ninth Circuit ruled this week that a class of car owners could pursue their court claims against the manufacturer, Toyota, for product defects and false advertising, despite the existence of an arbitration agreement in each of the owners' purchase agreements with the car dealerships.