Articles about National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Federal investigation launched into Tesla Autopilot-related crashes

19 Aug 2021

Business
Federal investigation launched into Tesla Autopilot-related crashes

The US Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has commenced an investigation into the Tesla Autopilot system.

Ford ordered to recall three million vehicles with Takata airbags

20 Jan 2021

Business
Ford ordered to recall three million vehicles with Takata airbags

US auto safety regulator, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has ordered Ford to recall three million vehicles with potentially defective Takata airbags.

Honda recalls 1.4 million cars in US over three issues

17 Dec 2020

Auto
Honda recalls 1.4 million cars in US over three issues

Japanese automaker Honda has filed multiple recall fillings with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in the US which covers around 1.4 million cars.

5 lesser-known but interesting facts about Tesla

28 Aug 2019

Auto
5 lesser-known but interesting facts about Tesla

In the automotive world, Tesla has truly pushed the envelope and made the pipe dream of driving an all-electric car come true.

Now, cops can use this device to catch stoned drivers

16 Aug 2019

Technology
Now, cops can use this device to catch stoned drivers

In a bid to boost on-road safety around the world, a Canadian start-up has developed a device that can detect people driving under the influence of weed.

Tesla Model 3 safest car, bags top crash test rating

22 Sep 2018

Technology
Tesla Model 3 safest car, bags top crash test rating

After a series of bad days for Tesla, thanks to the mercurial nature of the CEO Elon Musk, here's some good news.

US govt. shutdown: How services will get affected

20 Jan 2018

World
US govt. shutdown: How services will get affected

Almost half of the two million civil federal government workers in the US have been placed on "furlough" and will be barred from doing their jobs from Monday owing to the US government shutdown.

BMW issues recalls for a million cars in North America

04 Nov 2017

Business
BMW issues recalls for a million cars in North America

BMW has issued recalls for about a million cars in North America owing to two separate problems which increase the risk of fire in certain models.

Fiat Chrysler recalls 1 million pickup trucks due to software-glitch

13 May 2017

Business
Fiat Chrysler recalls 1 million pickup trucks due to software-glitch

Recalls are now becoming more of a common attribute in major firms than the rarity they should be.

Ford recalls 52,000 pick-up trucks over parking fault

02 Apr 2017

Business
Ford recalls 52,000 pick-up trucks over parking fault

Ford has decided to recall 52,000 F-250 pick-up trucks over a fault in the car's parking brakes. The company also issued an advisory to all users of the car to use the hand brakes while parking it.

Ford recalls 570,000 vehicles in Europe and North America

30 Mar 2017

Business
Ford recalls 570,000 vehicles in Europe and North America

Ford has recalled over 570,000 vehicles in North America and Europe to repair separate issues which could lead to engine fires and doors to open without warning.

Apple snags Porsche's technical director

17 Dec 2016

Technology
Apple snags Porsche's technical director

Earlier this month, Apple snagged the technical director of Porsche's race car program, Alexander Hitzinger.