Helpful Automotive Resources
IIHS Names Cars with Best Pedestrian Detection SystemIn a bid to keep the public aware of the latest pedestrian detection technologies in cars, the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) rounded up 16 midsize sedans from different manufacturers to find out which ones have the best pedestrian detection systems.
Mercedes-Benz Recalls 745,000 Cars for Detaching SunroofsThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released a statement on the recall, saying, “The bonding between the glass panel and the sliding roof frame may deteriorate, possibly resulting in the glass panel detaching from the vehicle.”
Mercedes-Benz will be notifying owners of the affected vehicles on or after February 14.
Mercedes-Benz Fined for Mishandling RecallsAccording to a settlement signed by the agency, the company failed to properly handle dozens of recalls recommended by the NHTSA. The recalls in question are part of a year-long investigation conducted by the NHTSA on vehicles from the 2016 to 2018 model years where it identified the automaker for