No Formal Investigation Into Tesla Battery Fires, After U.S. Safety Regulators Reject PetitionAutomobile safety regulators in the U.S. have denied a petition seeking an investigation into Tesla software updates, after a number of car battery fires.
Report: Despite Fewer People On Roadways, Risky Driving And Fatal Crashes Surged In 2020COVID-19 may have lead to fewer people on the roads, but new data shows that during the first six months of the pandemic riskier driving surged and resulted in an uptick in fatal crashes.
Hyundai, Kia Recall More Than Half A Million Vehicles For Leaks That Can Cause FiresKorean automakers Hyundai and Kia are recalling more than 591,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix a brake fluid leak that could cause engine fires.
Some Jeep Cherokees Being Recalled To Fix Transmission Problem That Can Cause Power LossTransmission problems that can cause certain model SUVs to lose power unexpectedly, has resulted in Fiat Chrysler recalling almost 95,000 Jeep Cherokees.
Delivery Vehicle Designed To Not Have A Driver Gets Approved, Will Be Tested In TexasThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration granted temporary approval for Silicon Valley robotics company Nuro to run a low-speed autonomous delivery vehicle.
US Traffic Safety Agency Investigating Tesla Sudden Acceleration ComplaintsCustomers have made claims their Tesla has suddenly accelerated on it's own, now the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating.
Is It The Last One? Takata Issues Recall For Another 10M Air Bag InflatorsYes, the now-defunct Takata Corp. has issued another air bag recall, this time involving some 10 million front inflators, but officials say it could be one of the last.
More Questions About Tesla's Autopilot After 3 Crashes & 3 DeathsAfter three deadly crashes involving Tesla vehicles the company’s autopilot driving system is facing increased scrutiny.
BMW Recalls Cars, SUVs To Fix Backup Camera Display GlitchBMW is recalling more than 257,000 vehicles in the U.S. because for a glitch in the backup camera display.
GM Recalling More Than 3 Million Pickups, SUVs To Fix BrakesIt took pressure from the federal government, but General Motors is now recalling nearly 3.8 million big pickups and SUVs to fix a brake problem.
Federal Investigators Say Tesla Autopilot Was In Use Before Deadly CrashAn investigation shows a Tesla involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida earlier this year was operating on autopilot.
Investigation After Some Mazda SUV Side Air Bags Inadvertently DeploySafety regulators in the United States are investigating reports that side air bags can inflate for no reason on some Mazda CX-9 SUVs.
NHTSA Expands Investigation Into Air Bag Failures To 12.3M VehiclesU.S. auto safety regulators have expanded an investigation into malfunctioning air bag controls to include 12.3 million vehicles.
NHTSA Opens Investigations Into Hyundai, Kia Vehicle FiresThe National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is investigating a series of what they call "non-crash fires" involving Hyundai and Kia vehicles.
Steering Failure Concern Results In 650K+ Fiat Chrysler Truck RecallFiat Chrysler is recalling more than 660,000 heavy-duty trucks worldwide because a loose nut can cause a loss of steering control.