Josh Gelle's car was given away by a valet. (credit: Josh Gelle)

CBS Legal Analyst: Valet Company Responsible For Letting Thief Take O.C. Man’s Car

Josh Gelle and his girlfriend were stunned that the thief was able to take Gelle’s CX-9 Mazda without a ticket.


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Safety Agency Pushes For National Air Bag Recall

The federal government is demanding that the auto industry recall millions of additional cars equipped with faulty air bags that can injure — and even kill — a driver.


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List Of Cars Affected By Airbag Recall

A defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?


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US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

The inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.



US Agency Warns Car Owners To Get Air Bags Fixed

U.S. safety regulators are warning owners of more than 4.7 million vehicles that have been recalled for air bag problems to get them repaired immediately.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/20/2014

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Ford Launches New 2015 Mustang

Ceremonial first 2015 Mustang rolls off the assembly line at Ford.



Japanese, Other Automakers Hit With Air Bag Recall

Six automakers, including Toyota, Honda and Nissan, are recalling nearly 3.4 million older-model vehicles worldwide because of defective air bags that can send shrapnel flying into the passenger compartment.


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Lose the Grin, and Look Prettier

And for all those who say such main-streaming puts Mazda at risk of losing its iconic zoom-zoom status, good news: they’re not messing with the Miata.


“I can fit my surfboard and everything in there.”

DEFEND YOUR RIDE: Sarah At The Brentwood Country Mart

“I try to [car] dance at people instead of just dancing by myself.” – Sarah and her Mazda3


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…Or, You Could Change Everything Else…

I asked a Mazda engineer how they do all that, and he said, “Magic.” Whatever…


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Notes From the L.A. Auto Show

The CX-5 is the first new Mazda to debut with the Japanese auto-maker’s new direction in styling. A more aggressive front end replaces previous Mazda’s ‘smiling grill’-look.


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Madza Recalls 50K Vehicles Over Fuel Tank Concerns

Mazda has fingered an unusual culprit in its new safety recall — a spider.


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2 Hospitalized After Covina Pursuit Ends In Violent Crash

A 45-minute pursuit from Pasadena across the San Gabriel Valley ended with a violent collision in Covina just before midnight Monday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/25/2011

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How Would You Play This Game?

Facebook users: make Kent Shocknek your friend Twitter: follow KentShocknek I need to check in with my car-guy bud, Alex, who introduced me to the great car-guy game of “6-Car Garage.” The rules are simple: […]