NHTSA

 
2012 Chevrolet Camaro scores perfect marks in latest round of NHTSA testing

Camaro Is First Car With Perfect Score In NHTSA’s Latest Tests

Following its latest round of testing, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has awarded the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro a perfect score in all of its tests, making the modern day muscle car the first vehicle to do so since the latest New Car Assessment Program was introduced in... read more

November 15, 2011 by
 
2012 Volvo S60 R-Design

2006-12 Volvo C70 And 2011-12 Volvo S60 Recalled

Volvo has issued a recall on certain C70 and S60 models due to an incorrectly labeled sticker attached to the affected vehicles’ optional accessory spare tire kit. The... read more October 28, 2011 by


 
2007 MINI Cooper S

NHTSA Investigating MINI Cooper S Models For Engine Fires

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has decided to investigate the MINI Cooper S lineup for potential engine fires after 12 owners of 2007 and 2008... read more October 18, 2011 by


 
2011 Mercedes-Benz R-Class

2011-12 Mercedes Diesel Models Recalled For Leaky Fuel Filters

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a recall on certain 2011 and 2012 Mercedes-Benz models due to a faulty fuel filter. The affected models... read more October 17, 2011 by


 
2011 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe

2011-12 Chevrolet Corvette Recalled Due To Rear Hatch Flaw

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a recall on 2011 and 2012 model year Corvettes due to a potential flaw in the design of their rear... read more October 10, 2011 by


 
Beer

Infrared Technology Measures Blood Alcohol Before You Drive

As in many aspects of life, ignoring a problem such as drink driving doesn't make it go away. That applies whether you're willingly letting an intoxicated friend drive... read more September 27, 2011 by


 
2002 BMW 3-Series 330Ci

2002-2005 BMW 3-Series Recalled For Faulty Tail Lights

This has been a bad week for BMW recalls. Having just recalled its 2009 X5 xDrive35d diesel model for a fuel heater fault, the automaker is now recalling certain 3-Series... read more September 2, 2011 by


 
2009 BMW X5 xDrive 35d

2009 BMW X5 Diesel Recalled Due To Fuel Heater Fault

It’s not looking good for BMW X5 Diesel owners. Just a couple of months after the 2012 model was recalled due to a steering fault, a new recall has been issued on the... read more September 1, 2011 by


 
Department of Transportation vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) program

Connected Vehicle Tests To Begin In Official NHTSA Trials

Over the last few months the race to develop connected vehicles that "talk" to each other as they're driven along has picked up the pace, with several technology companies... read more August 23, 2011 by


 
2011 Porsche 911 Black Edition

2011-12 Porsche 911, 2012 Porsche Boxster, Cayman Models Recalled

Porsche has announced a recall for specific Porsche 911, Boxster and Cayman models built between May 31, 2011 and June 10, 2011. The affected models are: 2011 Porsche 911 GT3... read more August 22, 2011 by


 
2009 Maserati GranTurismo

2009 Maserati Models Recalled For Suspension Issue

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has issued a safety recall on all 2009 Maserati Quattroporte sedans and GranTurismo coupes due to a potential issue... read more August 16, 2011 by


 
Pagani Huayra

Pagani's U.S. Launch Pushed Back To 2013 As Airbag Exemption Falls Through

The good news... Just days ago, the U.S. hosted its first official Pagani Huayra--a dazzling, glossy-red beauty--at an event in Pasadena, California. If they weren't already... read more August 9, 2011 by


 
2011 Ford Mustang Mustang Club of America Edition

NHTSA Investigating Ford Mustang Over Erratic Manual Transmissions

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced it will be investigating manual transmissions on 2011 and 2012 Ford Mustangs due to a number of owner... read more August 8, 2011 by


 
2007 Volvo S80

Volvo S80 Recalled For Power Steering Flaw

Volvo is issuing a recall for S80 sedans manufactured during the 2007 model year. The problem? A flaw in the power steering system that could result in a crash. Specifically... read more July 29, 2011 by


 
2011 BMW X5 xDrive

2012 BMW X5 Diesel Recalled For Possible Steering Failure

There are many things that could go wrong on the average new car--they are incredibly complex, computerized machines. But the possibility of steering failure isn't one most... read more June 27, 2011 by


 
2010 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

2010 And 2011 Porsche 911 Recalled Due To Faulty Wheel Locks

Certain versions of the iconic Porsche 911 are being recalled due to a potentially dangerous central locking hub on the wheels, which if untreated could cause a crash. The... read more June 16, 2011 by


 
 

 
© 2017 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.