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Takata recall may have to be expanded after latest explosion

Scrapyard incident involves Toyota WiLL Cypha which isn't among the 2.6m cars subject to safety campaigns

Takata's air bags are linked to at least four deaths in Honda Motor vehicles in the US, where the government is trying to determine why the devices are deploying with too much force.


JAPAN'S investigation into dangerous air bags is leading to a remote scrapyard in the central Gifu prefecture, where the explosion of a car model not included in current recalls suggests carmakers may have to yet again expand their safety campaigns.

In the latest incident, an