Helpful Automotive Resources
May 28, 2020 Volkswagen in Hot Water for Controversial AdThe ad, meant to promote the automaker’s upcoming Golf 8 model, showed an outsized white hand pushing a black man away from the parked car. The hand then flicked the man into a restaurant named Petit Colon, a French phrase that translates to Little Colonist or Little Settler.
May 14, 2020 Volkswagen to Recall Over 370,000 VehiclesThe NHTSA earlier announced that it will not order the recall of 56,000,000 inflators from the controversial brand, except for certain vehicles from the Volkswagen lineup. According to the agency, the Volkswagen vehicles have an increased risk of airbags not working properly years after they were built.
April 13, 2020 Subaru Sends U.S. Employees on FurloughSeveral other companies have temporarily closed their facilities and halted operations in a bid to protect their employees from the virus and direct their efforts into producing much-needed medical equipment.
April 06, 2020 Car Brands Update Logos to Promote Social DistancingSocial distancing in the United States means people should not form or join groups of more than 10 people, avoid unnecessary travel, and consider canceling all social visits. The federal guidelines are currently in place in the country and will be in effect until April 30.