The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) informed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) that it is prepared to challenge the agency in court if it fails to take immediate action to implement the low volume replica car law.
Nvidia, a manufacturer of computer graphics cards, released its autonomous driving safety report on Tuesday, becoming just the fifth company to release such a safety report under guidelines created by the US Department of Transportation.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) will hold three public listening sessions on the proposed rulemaking for the Safer Affordable Fuel-Efficient (SAFE) Vehicles Rule for Model Years 2021-2026 Passenger Cars and Light Trucks (SAFE Vehicles Rule).
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration announced last week that is has urged automakers to make publicly available on their websites their plans for replacing defective Takata air bags in their vehicles.
The NHTSA issued a cease and desist letter to the company selling a product called the Autopilot Buddy. Marketed as a "Tesla autopilot nag reduction device," its primary function is to disable a safety feature in Tesla vehicles that monitors the driver’s hands on the steering wheel and warns the driver when hands are not detected.
Heidi King, a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) official, was challenged at a Senate hearing on Wednesday on the agency's inaction to prevent carbon-monoxide deaths from keyless vehicles.
The air bags on 2006 Ford Rangers and Mazda B-series trucks should be replaced immediately, the companies said. But Monday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said too many people are still driving the trucks.