Lexus recall may affect 245,000 U.S. cars with a potential fuel leak.
A total of 66 cars were designated the 2011 safest cars, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety announced Wednesday. They include 40 cars, 25 SUVs, and one minivan, which “do the best job of protecting people in front, side, rollover, and rear crashes,” the institute says. Here are the 2011 safest cars, listed alphabetically by automaker. Did your dream car make the cut?
Toyota lawsuit charges the automaker with buying up defective cars in exchange for confidentiality agreements. Toyota denies the allegations.
A Toyota recall involves a brake-fluid problem on 740,000 Avalons, Highlanders, and Lexuses sold in the US.
Toyota recall includes US models of the Avalon, Highlander, and Lexus RX330, and 2006 models of the Lexus GS300, IS250, and IS350.
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Toyota recall includes more than 400,000 Avalons and Lexus LX 470 vehicles in the US. It is the automaker's second voluntary recall this month.
This week Toyota announces new safety measures. But another recall and news that its research firm altered documents requested in a government probe have some consumer advocates questioning whether the automaker is serious about safety.