Auto Defects

Hyundai and Kia Engine Fire Investigation Updated

NHTSA granted the Center for Auto Safety’s petition to investigate the engine fires and opened two formal…

Time to Take the Wheel

“With one hand they want to say how amazing self-driving technology is going to be, and how…

Gaming while driving: Tesla allows it, Mercedes does recall

“We are glad to see Mercedes recall and repair this unreasonable risk to everyone on the road,…

U.S. safety agency discussing Tesla camera replacements

“Reports of a service campaign repair to malfunctioning front-end cameras that are critical to Tesla’s driver assistance…

Drivers Playing Video Games? US Is Looking Into Tesla Case

Jason Levine, executive director of the nonprofit Center for Auto Safety, said in an email that NHTSA…

Three ways the new infrastructure bill may protect kids

Jason Levine, executive director of the Center for Auto Safety, calls these measures “a good start.” But…

Tesla Scrutinized for Allowing Video Games to Be Played While Its Cars Are Moving

Jason Levine, executive director of the Center for Auto Safety, which lobbies for more stringent auto safety…

Auto Safety Advocates Call on Federal Government to Stop Selling Cars With Open Safety Recalls

“Disclosure doesn’t fix the danger,” said Jason Levine, executive director of the Center for Auto Safety. “Generally…

River Forest BMW car fire exposes similar complaints connected to luxury vehicle brand

“Eighteen total recalls involving this vehicle and five of which have actually been in some way related…