Fiat Chrysler Recalls 1.4 Million Cars

While smartphones and personal computers have been repeated victims of hacking, the most recent cybersecurity threat may be shocking—your car.  Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recently launched a recall of 1.4 million vehicles last Friday in response to the wireless hacking of its computer dashboard system.  During a demonstration, two hackers wirelessly infiltrated a Jeep, gaining control of the vehicle’s ventilation, music […]

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Hyundai Announces a Recall on the Hyundai Veloster Due to a Shattering Roof

Are You Driving a Potential Lemon Hyundai Veloster?     The 2012 Hyundai Veloster is a sleek car with a huge sunroof.  That would seem to be a great selling point.  However, in light of the most recent recall from Hyundai, consumers might think twice about having a giant sunroof.  Hyundai announced the recall of over 13,000 Hyundai Veloster due […]

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Understanding Car Recalls

With the purchase of an automobile, you have the expectation that it will comply with various performance and safety criteria. However, given that there are in excess of 200 million cars currently traveling the highways, it is not surprising that there will be problems.  This is the reason that consumers have protection under the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety […]

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