The 2011-2015 Dodge Journey and Fiat Freemont are covered under a recall to secure their engine covers from getting loose. The campaign covers 349,731 of the crossovers worldwide. The loose parts under the hood can be a fire hazard if they get too hot.
An Italian car with leather trim can be a thing of beauty, but hardly uncommon. This first example of the freshly updated Fiat 500, though, wears its hides on the outside, and is being auctioned off for charity.
Porsche sits at the top of the J.D. Power Initial Quality Survey for the third consecutive year. However, the big improvement comes from the Korean brands, especially Kia. The average number of reported problems is also down compared to 2014.