Toyota Yanks Lexus SUV Model Over Safety Worries

Law360, New York (April 14, 2010, 4:44 PM EDT) -- Toyota Motor Corp. will temporarily stop selling the Lexus GX 460 SUV after Consumer Reports magazine urged readers not to buy the model due to a risk of rollover accidents.

Toyota said in a statement Tuesday that it had asked dealers to halt sales of the SUV while the company performs further safety tests on it.

“We are taking the situation with the GX 460 very seriously and are determined to identify and correct the issue Consumer Reports identified,” Mark Templin, Lexus Group vice president and...
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