Takata airbag recall

Toyota has issued a crucial recall for 50,000 older vehicles in the US.

Takata Airbag Inflators: The recall is due to potentially lethal airbag inflators manufactured by Takata..

Safety Risk: These inflators have the potential to explode upon deployment, posing severe injury or death risks.

Affected Models: The recall covers models from 2003 to 2005, including Corolla, Corolla Matrix, and RAV4.

Largest Safety Recall: The Takata airbag issue is part of the largest automotive safety recall in history.

Toyota's Response: Toyota's President, Koji Sato, expressed regret and apologized for the safety risks.

Additional Challenges: Toyota faces challenges with irregularities in certification tests for diesel engines and misconduct at Daihatsu

World's Top Seller: Despite challenges, Toyota remains the world's top-selling carmaker for the fourth consecutive year.

Consumer Awareness: Consumer awareness and education are crucial in addressing the Takata airbag recall and ensuring safety