National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Archives - aftermarketNews
Bendix Responds to Proposed Safety Measures for Heavy Vehicles

The proposed rules call for electronic stability control systems to meet specific equipment and operational requirements.

NHTSA Proposes Increasing CAFE Standards to 58 MPG

NHTSA’s proposal includes a 2% improvement in fuel efficiency for passenger cars starting with model year 2027.

Fuel economy
NHTSA Requests Public Comment On NCAP Modernization

NHTSA’s immediate planned update to NCAP includes the testing of four additional ADAS technologies.

Daimler Trucks North America Receives NHTSA Consent Order

The company failed to recall vehicles in a timely fashion and to comply with other reporting requirements.

NHTSA Releases 2019 Crash Data

Data for 2019 showed significant improvements in traffic safety, including the lowest percentage of alcohol-impaired driving fatalities on record.

NHTSA 2020 Update On AEB Installation By Automakers

This voluntary effort will equip almost all new passenger vehicles with low-speed AEB by Aug. 31, 2023.

NHTSA Seeks Public Comment On ADS Safety Principles

NHTSA and others have identified elements of a framework necessary for objectively defining and assessing ADS competence.

Auto Care Association Responds To NHTSA Ballot Question

A data access referendum will be included as “Question 1” on the ballot for Massachusetts voters this November.