TORONTO — More than 21,000 Toyota vehicles have been recalled in Canada due to flaws in the rear axle that may cause a vehicle crash, says the auto manufacturer. The company is recalling its 2022 and 2023 Toyota Tacoma due to manufacturing flaws in the rear axle assembly that could cause certain nuts to loosen over time and eventually fall off. Toyota says in a news release this could cause a part to separate from the axle and affect the car's stability and brake performance, increasing the risk
Ford, BMW, Chrysler and Mercedes-Benz were among automakers with vehicles recalled last week by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
Aries, a 3-year-old pit bull mix, found her way to Michigan's Hounds Town Metro Detroit after jumping out of her owner's car window following the crash
Tesla has been slashing prices. Ford just cut the price of its Mustang Mach-E, too, plus it cut back production of its electric pickup. And General Motors is thinking about bringing back plug-in hybrids, arguably a step back from EVs.
EDMONTON — Officers have found a stolen car used to flee a deadly hit-and-run following a high-speed police chase on the weekend, and they continue to search for a suspect. The Honda Civic was recovered early this morning outside Edmonton. A 45-year-old woman was struck and killed Saturday after her vehicle was disabled by a police spike belt during the chase, and she got out to check on the damage. Police say the pursuit began after RCMP in Beaumont, just south of Edmonton, tried to arrest a su
MELANCTHON, Ont. — Ontario Provincial Police say a 32-year-old woman has died in a car crash in central Ontario. Officers say the OPP Dufferin Detachment responded to a collision late Sunday morning in the Township of Melancthon, about 100 kilometres north of Toronto. Police say the crash between two cars on Highway 10 and County Road 17 also sent a 61-year-old man to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Officers say the woman was a resident of a nearby town, Grand Valley. The man was ai
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Shares of legacy automakers have outpaced their electric counterparts over the last few weeks, as investors respond to company decisions to prioritize higher-margin, gas-powered models instead of pure battery vehicles. Automakers, including Ford Motor , General Motors, Mercedes, have scaled back on their ambitious EV plans. Electric vehicle demand has slowed of late, suggesting the transition away from traditional internal combustion engine vehicles will take longer than expected.
EDMONTON — RCMP say a 45-year-old woman was killed while officers chased a man fleeing in a vehicle late Saturday night just outside of Edmonton. Supt. Leanne MacMillian says Beaumont RCMP located the suspect in a parked truck at a local business in Beaumont, about 25 kilometres south of Edmonton. When officers attempted arrest, MacMillian says the suspect fled away at a high speed from the area and was later located by an Edmonton police helicopter, Macmillan says. She adds the suspect rammed a
A top concerns is whether to invest in private charging stations, or rely on shared infrastructure.
The owner received permission from the fuel company to have the supercar painted in its famous colors.
VANCOUVER — The Transportation Safety Board says a broken wheel set off a train derailment in B.C.'s Fraser Canyon, spilling six million kilograms of potash. In September 2020, 61 cars on a Canadian National Railway freight train left the tracks just south of Hope, B.C. A board report says no one was hurt and none of the product that spilled was dangerous. The board investigation determined the broken wheel dropped between the rails, breaking the track at multiple welds and setting off the rail-
Miami-Dade police said they spotted Liobys Caro-Mena, 38 driving the red Camaro that belonged to a man killed in Louisville, Kentucky.
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A 15-year-old rally driver and his co-driver were killed Sunday when their car left the road and plunged into a river at a rallysprint event at Paparoa in the north of New Zealand. Police named the victims as Brooklyn Horan, 15, who was driving and his co-driver Tyson Jemmett, 35. A police crash investigator said the car had slid off a gravel road into a river swollen by rain.
The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it has closed the investigation into an explosion during SpaceX's Starship Super Heavy Orbital Test flight in late 2023, agreeing with the company on new procedures for future flights. The Super Heavy booster, the rocket system’s towering first half that launches the upper Starship stage toward space, exploded after several engines failed to properly reignite during its return for a landing, said SpaceX, which led the investigation into the incident. SpaceX identified, and the FAA accepted the root causes of the incident and 17 corrective actions in SpaceX’s mishap report, including vehicle hardware redesigns, updated control system modeling, re-evaluation of engine analyses, updated engine control algorithms, operational changes, flammability analysis updates and installation of additional fire protection.
Nova Scotia's Serious Incident Response Team (SIRT) will be investigating a deadly crash that happened after police attempted to stop a vehicle in Hammonds Plains on Monday evening.According to the RCMP, at around 7:05 p.m., they were trying to conduct a traffic stop on a black GMC pickup truck in the 1800 block of Hammonds Plains Road "in relation to ongoing investigations by Halifax Regional Police and RCMP."The truck sped off and turned onto Glen Arbour Way. Not long after, the same truck cra
GENEVA (AP) — The century-old Geneva motor show is back in action for the first time in five years, and organizers are desperately trying to rev up its fortunes. The show skidded off track in 2020 — canceled at the last minute because of the coronavirus outbreak — and had been stalled until now. A handful of automakers, including fabled British brand MG, France's stalwart Renault and Chinese upstart BYD — which has been taking the global market by storm — are hoping to inject some new va-va-voom
Ford Performance released a $1,300 severe-duty steering system upgrade for select Bronco models. It includes beefier tie rods and a higher-torque motor.