The Truth About Cars » floormatgate http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:00:23 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.4 The Truth About Cars is dedicated to providing candid, unbiased automobile reviews and the latest in auto industry news. The Truth About Cars no The Truth About Cars editors@ttac.com editors@ttac.com (The Truth About Cars) 2006-2009 The Truth About Cars The Truth About Cars » floormatgate http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/themes/ttac-theme/images/logo.gif http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com Ask The Best And Brightest: Are Toyota Losing Their Reliability Halo? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/ask-the-best-and-brightest-is-toyota-losing-its-reliability-halo/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/12/ask-the-best-and-brightest-is-toyota-losing-its-reliability-halo/#comments Mon, 07 Dec 2009 18:14:15 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=338409 I was watching the classic British gangster film “The Long Good Friday” the other day. For those not in the know, it’s a story about how Harold Shand, the kingpin gangster of London, struggles to keep his grip in the London underworld when the IRA try to muscle in on his patch. I won’t spoil […]

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I was watching the classic British gangster film “The Long Good Friday” the other day. For those not in the know, it’s a story about how Harold Shand, the kingpin gangster of London, struggles to keep his grip in the London underworld when the IRA try to muscle in on his patch. I won’t spoil […]

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Toyota Floormatgate: Autobox Burnouts Banned? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/toyota-floormatgate-autobox-burnouts-banned/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/toyota-floormatgate-autobox-burnouts-banned/#comments Wed, 25 Nov 2009 15:44:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=336983 Automotive News [sub] is reporting that Toyota will replace or reshape some 3.8m accelerator pedals to reduce the risk of them becoming lodged against floormats. Toyota will also be replacing some floormats as it battles a recent unintended acceleration scare. But far more interesting than the prosaic alterations to pedals and mats is Toyota’s decision […]

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Automotive News [sub] is reporting that Toyota will replace or reshape some 3.8m accelerator pedals to reduce the risk of them becoming lodged against floormats. Toyota will also be replacing some floormats as it battles a recent unintended acceleration scare. But far more interesting than the prosaic alterations to pedals and mats is Toyota’s decision […]

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Toyota: What Floor Mat Issue? http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/toyota-what-floor-mat-issue/ http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2009/11/toyota-what-floor-mat-issue/#comments Sat, 14 Nov 2009 17:51:35 +0000 http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/?p=335474 CBS’ Marketwatch reports from Tokyo (or more accurately, blogs the Japanese Business Daily Nikkei’s reporting) that Toyota is going to change out accelerator pedals in US market vehicles in hopes of putting the issue behind them. “Toyota Motor Corp. will make changes to gas pedals in certain U.S. models under an agreement with the U.S. […]

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CBS’ Marketwatch reports from Tokyo (or more accurately, blogs the Japanese Business Daily Nikkei’s reporting) that Toyota is going to change out accelerator pedals in US market vehicles in hopes of putting the issue behind them. “Toyota Motor Corp. will make changes to gas pedals in certain U.S. models under an agreement with the U.S. […]

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