Toyota Recalls 6.76 Million Vehicles, Because Everyone's Terrible

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 4/09/14 9:30am 4/09/14 9:30am

The $1.3 Billion Toyota Settlement Is Good For Lawyers And Education

Earlier this week, Toyota reached a massive $1.3 billion settlement for the class action lawsuit that was filed after claims of unintended acceleration plagued the automaker in 2009 and 2010. Owners sued Toyota because the publicity of unintended acceleration — something that was determined to be the fault of the… » 12/28/12 4:30pm 12/28/12 4:30pm

Is Your Car One Of The 7.4 Million Recalled Toyotas?

As we told you earlier, Toyota is recalling 7.4 million — with an m — cars due to a problem with the power window switches. They stick, and when certain lubricants are applied to remedy the situation, they may start smoking and catch on fire. » 10/10/12 10:30am 10/10/12 10:30am

The recall is also worldwide, so it doesn't matter what country you're…

Feds find majority of Toyota unintended acceleration cases were people …

The U.S. government's ten-month probe into Toyota validates the initially unpopular argument we at Jalopnik put forth at the start of this unintended acceleration witch hunt: This was a case of people pressing the wrong pedal. In every way, this was Toyota's beige-ification of cars biting them back, and hard. » 2/08/11 5:01pm 2/08/11 5:01pm

Government documents prove "Runaway Prius" was a hoax

Federal documents obtained by Jalopnik through a Freedom of Information Act request support today's conclusion by the federal government and what we've said all along: unintended acceleration events, like the infamous "Runaway Prius" were not caused by electronic boogeymen. » 2/08/11 4:00pm 2/08/11 4:00pm

Deadly Post-Recall Toyota Crash Blamed On Gas Pedal

A Utah man and his son's fiancee died earlier this month after his recalled Toyota Camry sped through an intersection into a rock wall. Police say the Camry's gas pedal stuck and, unlike other crashes, there's supporting evidence. » 11/16/10 9:30am 11/16/10 9:30am