Tesla released data about crash tests, showing that it not only earned 5-star ratings from NHTSA in every category, but proved to be safer than any other car on the road.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released guidelines today for automakers to build nondistracting electronics into cars, but fell short of passing regulations.
A proposed NHTSA safety standard will require a brake-throttle override system on all vehicles.
The Chevy Volt and other electric vehicles are still safe to drive, says the NHTSA after a side collision test with the Volt sparked concerns.
Automotive News reports on a potential safety problem with Ford floor mats.
A new rule passed today by the US Department of Transportation mandates rear-view cameras in all cars built from May 1, 2018.
Self-driving cars represent a $200 billion opportunity, says analyst Gene Munster, and Google will be a major beneficiary.
Video of a burning Tesla Model S was posted online today, causing the company's stock price to drop.
The government believes vehicle-to-vehicle data links will help improve driver safety, and will push for legislation requiring it in "a future year."
The recently issued National Highway Transportation Safety Agency guidelines for automakers to minimize distraction for in-vehicle electronics included few surprises, except for the proposal to freeze maps on navigation systems.