At least 21 deaths worldwide are linked to the Takata inflators that can rupture and send deadly metal fragments inside vehicles.
It is the biggest bankruptcy of a Japanese manufacturer.
In essence, the concern is that buyers will have a false sense of security.
The senators asked the agencies to "cooperate and work together to amend the proposed settlements and ensure that car dealers
While it is important to fully understand the cause of the Takata airbag failure, there are steps Congress can take immediately to enhance auto safety and oversight. That should begin with the enactment of H.R. 1181, the Vehicle Safety Improvement Act.
Honda, the carmaker believed to have the most vehicles with those problematic Takata airbags, has recalled 5.5 million of
Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata is doubling the number of cars it is recalling over deadly defects.
What is needed is an ethical rule that prohibits lawyers from demanding or accepting confidentiality as a condition of settlement if there is a good faith belief that a product is defective and dangerous.
Total China vehicle sales rose 13.5 percent January-November 2013 to 19.86 million, with car sales up 15.1 percent to 16.15
TOKYO, Oct 7 (Reuters) - Honda Motor Co said it would recall about 489,000 CR-Vs in Europe and the United States after finding