BMW Fines

BMW to Pay $3 Million in Civil Penalties for Untimely Reporting of 2010 Recalls

NHTSA 01-12
Date: February 10, 2012
Contact: Karen Aldana. Tel: Phone: 202-366-9550

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today announced that BMW of North America, LLC has agreed to pay $3 million in civil penalties in response to the agency’s assertion that the automaker failed to comply with requirements of the National Traffic and Motor Vehicle Safety Act that it report safety defects and noncompliances to the federal government in a timely manner.