Probe covers about 250,000 pickups from the 2011 and 2012 model years
Honda hit with two maximum US$35-million fines for not reporting some 1,729 complaints vehicles caused deaths, injuries
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration investigating two reported fires involving Spyder motorcycles
Buses may be prone to accidents if steering shaft clamp comes into contact with rubber close-out boot
Toyota said it did not immediately know how many vehicles were affected
Automakers would be able to pick the sounds that the cars make from a range of choices.