NHTSA Petitions

Federal safety agency expands its investigation of Tesla’s Autopilot system.

“This isn’t your typical defect case,” said Michael Brooks, acting executive director at the Center for Auto…

CAS Comments on NHTSA’s New Car Assessment Program (NCAP)

RE: New Car Assessment Program, [Docket No. NHTSA-2021-0002] June 8, 2022 Thank you the opportunity the comment…

Drivers complain of ‘phantom braking’ on some newer model vehicles, NHTSA investigating

“AEB is all over the place. We’re seeing different results. Some don’t work great at high speeds…

Tesla Steering Wheel and Dash
Feds investigate Newport Beach Tesla crash that killed three

The Center for Auto Safety says the technology’s rollout may have been premature. By CBS Los Angeles…

Consumer Groups Commend General Motors’ Commitment to offer Recall-Free Vehicles on the CarBravo Platform

March 30, 2022 Contacts: Jack Gillis, CFA, 202-939-1018 Rosemary Shahan, CARS, 530-759-9440 Too Many Car Dealers Sell…

3G shutdown coming at cost to car safety features

Michael Brooks from The Center for Auto Safety said the impact to safety features is a big…

Tesla braking issues spur second U.S. probe related to Autopilot

“While it’s encouraging to see NHTSA’s recent enforcement actions after years of turning the other way, Tesla…

Tesla faces another US investigation: unexpected braking

Michael Brooks, acting executive director of the nonprofit Center for Auto Safety, said it’s encouraging to see…

NHTSA finalizes rule allowing adaptive driving beam headlights on new vehicles

“While it is encouraging to see NHTSA issuing a regulation allowing advanced driving beam, it should be…