Independent testing by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has awarded the Tesla Model S a 5-star safety rating, not just overall, but in every subcategory without exception. Approximately one percent of all cars tested by the federal government achieve 5 stars across the board. NHTSA does ...
I can certainly understand the call from Washington and state governments to eliminate distracted driving as much as possible.
Carmakers should disable built-in electronic devices while the vehicle's in motion, under new proposals from transportation secretary Ray LaHood.
It has been a while since the issue of Toyota's "unintended acceleration" made headlines. Nevertheless, some analysts believe the problem highlights the need for increased automotive oversight.
The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has called for a full, nationwide ban on using any sort of electronic device, including phones, while driving.
About 20% of drivers have admitted to texting while behind the wheel, a statistic that is continuing to increase at alarming levels.
The Terrafugia flying car is now legal for use on the roads, following a grant of special exemptions by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).