NHTSA has revised its estimates for the number of vehicles being driven with faulty Takata airbags, reducing it to 19.2 million vehicles and 23.4 million inflators. That figure is down from 34M inflators in 30M vehicles.
Used Chevy Volts are appearing on the market at an increased rate, but many potential buyers are afraid of electrical-system parts and repair costs. There's now a clearer picture of replacement costs and more options for battery repair and maintenance are showing up.
Two of Autoblog’s premium video series – Translogic and The List – make their return to TV tonight on Velocity. Come celebrate with us at a viewing party at Rosie O’Grady’s in Ferndale from 6:30 to 10:00 PM. Shows start at 7:00.
Jessi And Patrick Compete Head-To-Head At Derby Downs
For nearly 80 years, Akron, OH has been the home of the All-American Soap Box Derby. While hosts Jessi and Patrick may not qualify for the main event, that won't stop them from competing in a head-to-head race to see who can be first across the finish in adult-sized soap boxes, reserved for celebrity races.
Car shoppers in the United States are well on their way to buying over 17 million new cars and trucks in 2015. If that does indeed happen, it will be just the third time in history that milestone has been reached.
Holy cow, Autoblog is back on TV! Our award-winning original video series, Translogic and The List, will return to television on Velocity this fall. The shows will premiere tonight, Wednesday, September 2, at 7:00 PM and 7:30 PM, respectively.