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Troubled Japanese airbag-maker Takata purchased by supplier Key Safety Systems

25 years of the airbagKey Safety Systems, a Michigan-based supplier of safety components for manufacturers, has agreed to purchase maligned Japanese airbag manufacturer Takata for $ 1.6 billion, The Associated Press reported Tuesday. Takata’s ongoing airbag recall scandal forced the company into bankruptcy earlier this year. Tens of millions of vehicles were…
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2018 Nissan Murano adds safety tech, priced from $31,525

2018 Nissan MuranoThe 2018 Nissan Murano’s hefty price hike is offset by the addition of far more advanced safety tech than last year’s model. The entry-level 2018 Murano S will start at $ 31,525, a figure that’s about $ 800 more than last year’s crossover but now includes automatic emergency braking with forward-collision warnings. MORE: Read our 2017 Nissan Murano…
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2018 VW Tiguan safety, 2019 Porsche Cayenne driven, Collector cars in Europe: What’s New @ The Car Connection

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan2018 Volkswagen Tiguan earns Top Safety Pick award The 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan compact crossover holds up well in crashes, but its headlights aren’t up to par. That’s according to crash-test results released Thursday by the IIHS. Uber eclipses the ubiquitous yellow taxi in New York According to Morgan Stanley, Uber has parted New York’s…
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