Continental AG told U.S. regulators that faulty fuel pump parts that have spurred U.S. recalls of more than 450,000 SUVs by Volkswagen and its Porsche and Audi brands were supplied to 13 other automakers and suppliers.
The main problem with the performance of the Model S was that the safety belt let the dummy's torso move too far forward, allowing the dummy's head to strike the steering wheel hard through the airbag," IIHS said.
The ongoing Takata airbag crisis has enraged investors and cast an unflattering spotlight on Takata chairman and CEO Shigehisa Takada, the third-generation head of the family business who had pushed hard to do a debt restructuring outside of...
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