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NHTSA Investigating Ram HD Trucks with Diesel Engine over Stall Reports

A faulty high-pressure fuel pump is suspected and could affect as many as 600,000 heavy-duty Ram trucks with the Cummins turbo-diesel engine. The National Highway

NHTSA confirms a recall on some 2021 Subaru Impreza cars

The NHTSA has announced that Subaru is performing a recall on a limited number of 2021 Impreza vehicles. The recall covers 802 vehicles produced between

NHTSA warns some 2021 F-150 owners against driving their vehicles

The NHTSA has announced that Ford has issued a recall on model year 2021 F-150 pickups. Trucks covered in the recall are the Super Cab

NHTSA Investigating Tesla Autopilot–Related Crashes with Emergency Vehicles

The safety agency is looking at 11 crashes in nine states, one of which reported a fatality. 765,000 Tesla Model 3, Model S, Model X,

Tesla Autopilot faces US investigation over first responder crashes

The US government has opened an investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot, after multiple crashes where the electric cars have driven into first responder vehicles. There have

GM recalls 400,000+ Chevrolet and GMC pickups over exploding airbags

GM is recalling more than 400,000 pickup trucks, having identified an airbag fault that could see the safety equipment unexpectedly explode, sending pressurized gas and

Tesla Recalls Model 3, Model Y for Loose Brake Bolts

Nearly 6000 of Tesla’s entry-level sedan and crossover models could have problematic brake bolts that may result in low tire pressure. This story has been

2021 Porsche 718 Flat-Six Models Recalled For Possible Engine Damage

It hasn’t been a while since the latest 2021 Porsche 718 models in US showrooms, but buyers who have received their units recently will have

12-Volt Batteries in Some 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-Es Are Dying, Leaving Owners Stranded

Ford said in a service bulletin that as a result of a software glitch, the 12-volt batteries in some Mach-Es are dying while the vehicle

Gorgeous 2021 Nissan Rogue earns terrible front-passenger crash rating

Nissan rolled out the 2021 Rogue SUV, and the vehicle is completely redesigned with a fantastic-looking exterior and interior. Recently, the NHTSA published its crash

Terrafugia Transition flying car granted a Light-Sport Airworthiness certificate by the FAA

Terrafugia Inc. announced this week that it reached a milestone in its road to bringing the Transition roadable aircraft to market. The FAA granted Terrafugia

Tesla’s new ‘yoke’ steering wheel prompts NHTSA safety questions

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), part of the US Department of Transportation, plans to speak with Tesla about the ‘yoke’-style steering wheel featured

2020 Ford Mustang Recalled Because Brake Pedals Might Snap

The world’s best-selling sports car is in a pickle right now as Ford issues a recall of thousands of 2020 Mustang units due to defective

The Kandi K27 and K23 are poised to become the cheapest EVS for sale

While we wait for Tesla and Elon Musk to concoct a truly affordable, mass-market electric vehicle, Chinese EV maker Kandi Technologies recently unveiled the K27

McLaren recalls Senna, 720S, GT and 570GT over fire risk

Global recall affects cars made between 2016-2020, includes 570GT and even the latest GT McLaren is about to trigger a mass global recall concerning the majority

Hyundai recalls 2020 Sonata and Nexo to fix parking assist software

South Korean carmaker Hyundai has issued a safety recall for the 2020 Sonata sedan and Nexo fuel-cell SUV. According to the recall notice filed with the

Lamborghini is recalling 26 Aventador SVJs to fix a faulty door handle

Without a hint of doubt, the Lamborghini Aventador SVJ is a brutish supercar. However, Lamborghini and the National Highway Traffic and Safety Administration (NHTSA) has

Tesla owners demand “sudden unintended acceleration” investigation

US driving safety regulators is considering an investigation into claims of unexpected acceleration in Tesla’s EVs, the NHTSA has confirmed, after owners complained that their

US investigates new Jeep Wrangler over chassis welds

Up to 270,000 new-generation Jeep Wranglers may be affected by steering wobble The US National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened an investigation to examine steering

Drivers will get to choose their EV alert sounds

In 2018 the NHTSA finalized rules that require EVs and hybrid to emit alert sounds to warn pedestrians they are approaching. The deadline was extended

Turns out physical controls in autonomous cars are super-controversial

What manual controls should be present in autonomous vehicles, how they should be tested as road-worthy, and just how advanced the current state-of-the-art is are

Ford Focus door latch issue catches NHTSA attention

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate an issue affecting 2012 and 2013 Ford Focus vehicles that, at times, could prevent the doors from

The 14 Best All-Wheel Drive Cars under $30k

14. 2016 CHRYSLER 200 The 2016 Chrysler 200 S ranks among the top of this list in price and safety. In fact, this sedan has

Confirmed Takata airbag death highlights importance of repairs

The Takata airbag issue is still ongoing, and unfortunately Hondahas confirmed an eight death caused by the faulty components. The crash took place back in

NHTSA tech will prevent drunk drivers from starting cars

No one will argue that driving under the influence is an irrational thing to do, but once you’re in that situation, all rationality is clearly