National Highway Traffic Safety Administration


Chrysler hit with largest NHTSA Penalty Ever

Chrysler hit with largest NHTSA Penalty Ever

The Department’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) announced a $105 million penalty for Chrysler....

Jul 27 2015, 1:15am CDT

34 Million Car Recall to Hit American Drivers

34 Million Car Recall to Hit American Drivers

The biggest car recall in American history is its way. 34 million cars are recalled because of faulty airbags....

May 20 2015, 8:06am CDT

Faulty Takata Air Bags Recalled Nationwide By The US Regulators

Faulty Takata Air Bags Recalled Nationwide By The US Regulators

Toyota were forced by the US regulators to call back their cars because they had dangerous Takata air bags in them....

Nov 27 2014, 3:45am CST

We Interrupt This Important Safety Message To Bring You A Cute Puppy Video

What’s better for society: enabling cars of the future to drive themselves or ensuring that data-hungry businesses and consumer...

Feb 22 2014, 6:36am CST

DOT: Takes One Small Step Toward "Intelligent" Vehicles That Prevent Crashes

Transportation advocates are applauding action by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to promote the&nbs...

Feb 4 2014, 2:10am CST

Tesla Crash Test Score Breaks the Record

Model S Tesla Crash Test Score Breaks the Record

Tesla Motors has something to be proud of indeed. Its Model S has bagged a crash test score from the NHTSA that breaks the reco...

Aug 21 2013, 7:26am CDT

Chrysler refuses Jeep Grand Cherokee Recall Request

Chrysler refuses Jeep Grand Cherokee Recall Request

The NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) has issued a recall request letter proposing that Chrysler Group rec...

Jun 4 2013, 2:00pm CDT

NHTSA Released Distraction Guidelines

NHTSA Released Distraction Guidelines

The US Department of Traffic (DOT) released several guidelines which were meant to minimize the risk of in-vehicle visual-manua...

Apr 24 2013, 6:21am CDT

NHTSA Wants Moving Maps Removed from Cars Voluntarily

NHTSA Wants Moving Maps Removed from Cars Voluntarily

Slower maps won't stop distracted driving...

Mar 23 2012, 1:14pm CDT

Crash Tests on Volt Sees Two More Fires Result

Crash Tests on Volt Sees Two More Fires Result

Something amiss with Volt battery packs after crashes...

Nov 28 2011, 5:01pm CST