Do you know which car was the last produced with a cassette deck standard from the factory? It was the 2010 Lexus SC430.
According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration a preliminary evaluation has been opened for approximately 130,000 Nissan Versa's model years 2008-2010. This evaluation is to assess the scope, frequency and the safety related consequence of the alleged defect. This is the first step in determining if there is a defect that will lead to a vehicle recall.
Complaints from owners are fractures in the front suspension coil springs which could lead to tire punctures and or brake line damage while driving the vehicle. There have been 93 complaints, one crash and no deaths reported.
Did you know that in France you are required to keep a breathalyzer kit in your vehicle?
Interesting Car Fact
Here's something interesting about the Subaru WRX. Insurance.com conducted a study regarding the most ticketed cars in Americaa and among the top cars was the Subaru WRX a third of the car owners reported being recently ticketed. The Subaru WRX 33.6% with tickets the average for all cars is 19.9%, overall rank was #1.
As part of Volvo's plan to expand global sales and market share last week Volvo began exporting the S60 S60 sedan to the United States from China and should arrive at dealerships in a couple of months. No word on just how many vehicles Volvo plans to export. The S60 was built in Volvo's plant located in the southwest city Chengdu. In addition to the S60 the Chengdu plant produces the XC60 crossover and the plant located in Northeast city of Daqing assembles the XC Classic.
Did you know that the 1968 Plymouth Roadrunner had a horn that sounded like its namesake cartoon character? It did and Plymouth spent about $10,000 to develop the horn.
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