Business Jul 20, 2016

Takata allegedly gave manipulated air bag test data to Honda

Japanese auto parts maker Takata Corp. manipulated air bag test data that it supplied to Honda Motor Co., sources said, citing a third-party investigation. The investigators examined the data after Takata, which has faced massive global recalls over defective air bags, acknowledged that parts of ...

Business Nov 17, 2015

Nissan reports first Takata air bag injury in Japan

Nissan Motor Co. has found that an air bag made by Takata Corp. ruptured abnormally and injured a passenger in a Nissan vehicle last month, the transport ministry said, announcing the first such case in Japan. Automakers have been recalling tens of millions of vehicles ...

Business Nov 11, 2015

Takata air bag crisis hands Autoliv chance to go big in Japan

Swedish car safety equipment maker Autoliv could capitalize on the crisis engulfing its rival Takata Corp. by finally extending its global leadership to the one major auto hub it has been unable to dominate — Japan. Autoliv is the world's top maker of equipment such ...