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Toyoda Gosei's Flesby II is covered in flexible rubber.

LED lights projected onto the rubber also allow the driver to communicate with pedestrians and other vehicles.

Official

Nissan does not admit any fault under the settlement.

Breaking

Accord in crash was among 300,000 unrepaired cars considered particularly dangerous.

This follows this week's news of an Australian man whose death is also blamed on Takata.

Official

Consumer agency wants to know why the replacements are taking so long.

Honda doesn't yet know if it was an airbag that hadn't yet been replaced, or a replacement.

ETC

Victims are granted an unusual role in Takata's bankruptcy proceedings.

Victims granted an unusual role in bankruptcy proceedings.

ETC
Report

Takata would stop producing airbag inflators after it completes production of replacement parts and fulfills existing supply contracts, likely around 2020.

Breaking
Report

Takata admitted it intentionally hid the fact that its airbag inflators could explode.

Recalls

The list includes the Ford GT, Mustang, and Fusion.

This recall only affects passenger side airbags.

Report

If you receive a recall notice, please make repairs a priority.

This latest fatality brings the human toll of Takata's faulty airbag inflators to at least 100 injuries and 11 deaths.

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Hövding is a Swedish made wearable airbag for cyclists.

Followup

But further investigation is still possible.

The National Transportation Safety Board's hazardous material team said in a statement "Initial indicators are that the materials were packaged properly."

Report

ARC Automotive's airbags are blamed for two injuries and one death.

Hopefully we aren't looking at the start of the Takata saga's sequel.

Corey Burdick lost an eye after an airbag in his Honda exploded during a low speed collision.

Official

NHTSA warns of 'grave danger,' urges immediate fix.

New test data from the NHTSA reveals 2001-2003 Honda and Acura cars with Takata airbags inflators have a higher risk of ruptures during airbag deployment.

Recalls

Takata airbag woes go from four wheels to two.

Own a Honda Goldwing equipped with an airbag? We have bad news: Takata strikes again.