After what feels like an eternity, the Trump Administration finally feels confident in releasing its alternative to efficiency rules created under former President Barack Obama. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will provide the details on the new fuel economy standards for cars and light trucks sometime before the end of March. Show More Summary
GM is asking the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for permission to commercially deploy up to 2,500 Cruise AVs in ride-hailing fleets in 2019, probably starting in San Francisco, where most of its testing to date has taken place.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said today that owners of 2006 Ford Ranger pickup trucks should stop driving them after the agency confirmed a second Takata airbag-related deat...
Only around 19% of new 2017 model year vehicles sold in the US featured automatic emergency braking systems, the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has revealed
According to documents filed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Aston Martin will be recalling thousands of vehicles due to safety issues. Read more...
Even the most opulent vehicles sometimes can't avoid a recall. Case in point: the Bugatti Chiron. The National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration announced a recall for 2017 and 2018 model year Chirons in late November due to faulty seat recliners. In total, the NHTSA said the faulty seat recliners potentially affect 47 Chirons in total...
An auto safety group is asking the government for a recall of Chrysler Pacifica minivans over complaints that the engines can stall without warning. The Center for Auto Safety petitioned the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday, asking for an investigation and a recall of 150,000...
The Trump administration has quietly set aside plans to require new cars to be able to wirelessly talk to each other, jeopardizing tech for preventing traffic deaths.
Hyundai Mobis has unveiled the world’s first sunroof airbag, designed to stop occupants being thrown from their cars in a rollover. According to the US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, 260 people were thrown from the sunroof of their cars in rollover accidents between 2010 and 2016. The company said the global market for sunroofs was […]
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Friday it is funding a pilot program that will notify drivers in the state of Maryland if they have open uncompleted recalls at the time they register their vehicles. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Halloween is coming up and Kia is getting into the spirit of things by harvesting a few Souls. Over 300,000 of them, to be exact. According to a report by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, a pinion gear in certain 2014...Show More Summary
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and Diono today announced a voluntary recall of about 519,052 Radian R100, Radian R120, Radian RXT, Olympia, Pacifica, and Rainier convertible and booster car seats because The post RECALL 519,052 Diono Convertible and Booster Car Seats Due To Injury Risk With Lap Belt appeared first on Growing Your Baby.
Last week, we discussed how the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration had some staffing gaps that needed shoring up. While it remains shy one administrative head, the White House saw fit to officially appoint a new deputy administrator — effectively replacing acting deputy administrator Jack Danielson’s interim leadership. Show More Summary
Our resident document digger, Bozi Tatarevic, stumbled upon a document submitted to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration that may confirm at least some details about the next Jeep Wrangler. The docs appear to confirm that...Show More Summary
Patrick J. Michaels The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has asked for public comments on “determining the scope of considerations to be addressed in the EIS [environmental impact statement] and for identifyingShow More Summary
The US Department of Transportation and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) have released new voluntary guidelines for self-driving vehicle and systems testing and use, seemingly paving the way to a rapid deployment...Show More Summary
The US Department of Transportation (DOT), in conjuction with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), yesterday released an updated set of voluntary guidelines for driverless cars. The document, “Automated Driving...Show More Summary
The morning commute and the afternoon grind. When bumper to bumper traffic creates gridlock for miles, it can be a recipe for disaster. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, road rage comprises of following too closely, excessive speeding, and weaving through traffic among other irresponsible actions. “The operation of a motor vehicle in […]
It’s the same safety issue that saddled Ford’s Pinto with a notorious legacy that continues to this day, and Jeep can’t seem to put it in its rear-view. In 2013, at the urging of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, Fiat...Show More Summary
Dodge is recalling Charger and Challenger Hellcats due to faulty engine oil cooler lines which may result in a rapid, catastrophic loss of fluids. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration filed a recall request earlier this month, saying 1,207 vehicles assembled between February and May of 2017 may be affected. Show More Summary