Unintended Acceleration Continues To Strike The Elderly

A 76-year-old Wisconsin woman was pulling into a YMCA when her recalled/repaired Camry "shot forward and hit the wall." She claims her brakes were engaged at the time. Why do Toyotas hate old people?(H/T to Joel!) [WISN] » 3/31/10 12:15pm 3/31/10 12:15pm

At Last, Help For Owners Of Unintentionally Accelerating Toyotas

A Danish garage door company is offering Toyota owners a 20% discount on new doors if their car unintentionally accelerates into the old one. Sure beats free zip ties and "precision" metal chiclets. [CopyRanter] » 3/02/10 11:00am 3/02/10 11:00am

Toyota Admits Prius Brake "Software" Problem, Not Because Of The Woz

Oi, where to start this morning? You know those 2010 Prius brake problems? Toyota learned its lesson and is willing to cop to a design problem. Will there be a recall? Did Woz doom or save Toyota? UPDATE! » 2/04/10 9:00am 2/04/10 9:00am

The Daily Show Skewers Toyota With Toyotathon Of Death

Since we've decided to fast forward from the calm recall stage all the way to the panic in the disco phase of the Toyota mess it's about time for The Daily Show to weigh in on the madness. » 2/03/10 3:00pm 2/03/10 3:00pm

Steve Wozniak Expands On Cruise Control Accelerator Issue, Can't Get…

Our story on Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak's Prius Cruise Control acceleration issue was shared by Gizmodo and the Woz himself was nice enough to explain what's happening and how much trouble he's having contacting Toyota. » 2/02/10 10:00am 2/02/10 10:00am

Apple Co-Founder Claims Toyota Prius Has "Scary" Software Problem He…

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak told a crowd today of an unintentional acceleration problem with his 2010 Toyota Prius, which isn't under a recall. "This is software. It's not a bad accelerator pedal," he told the crowd. "It's very scary." » 2/01/10 11:20pm 2/01/10 11:20pm