TITLE

Feds check Hyundai bags

PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Automotive News;7/19/1999, Vol. 73 Issue 5829, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on developments related to automobile industry in the United States as of July 19, 1999. Includes US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration officials' investigation of airbags in model years 1995 to 1997 Hyundai Accent automobiles; Isuzu Motors America Inc.'s joining of the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers.
ACCESSION #
2088398

 

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