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NTSB wants alcohol detection tech in all new cars to stop...

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A new recommendation from the National Transportation Safety Board says that all new vehicles in the US should be required to have blood alcohol...
Toyota

Toyota agrees to recognize California emission standards

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Toyota Motor North America has agreed to recognize vehicle emission standards set by the state of California under the Clean Air Act. The statement...
full self-driving

Ralph Nader calls on NHTSA to remove Tesla’s ‘full self-driving’ tech

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Former Presidential candidate and consumer protection advocate Ralph Nader has called for federal regulators to recall Tesla's "full self-driving" (FSD) features. Nader referred to the vehicles as "manslaughtering" and...

US lawmakers set their sights on reviving self-driving car legislation

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As self-driving technologies begin to hit the market, new laws need to be enacted to create order at a federal level. Now, self-driving vehicles...
sound alerts

U.S. safety regulators scrap proposal allowing EV owners to choose sound...

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In 2019, the NHTSA proposed that EV owners have the option to customize their EVs with alternative, self-selected sound alerts. However, these custom pedestrian...

New NHTSA Chief says agency is cracking down on automated driver-assist...

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Steven Cliff, the new head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is concerned about the lack of accurate knowledge about automatic and...
Tesla

NHTSA expands probe into Tesla’s autopilot, could lead to recall

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has expanded its investigation into Tesla’s Autopilot technology and is now asking for a so-called “engineering analysis.” Autopilot,...
Cliff

Steven Cliff confirmed as new NHTSA chief

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Last week, the United States Senate officially confirmed Steven Scott Cliff as the head of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Cliff had been...
driver assist

NHTSA investigates Tesla crash, AAA says driver assist tech is unstable

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The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said this week it had launched an investigation into a fatal accident that may have resulted from a...
efficiency

Penalties reinstated for tight CAFE efficiency standards

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On Sunday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the Department of Transportation reinstated the strict Obama-era penalties for falling short on corporate average...