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 |  Dec 17 2013, 4:45 PM

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The 2014 Buick LaCrosse has earned a five-star safety score from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

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 |  Dec 12 2013, 4:01 PM

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According to a recent survey by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), nearly half of drivers say speeding is a problem in the U.S.

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 |  Dec 06 2013, 7:02 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced new five-year traffic safety plan and guidelines for older drivers and passengers.

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 |  Dec 03 2013, 5:32 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has formally requested detailed records from Tesla’s internal investigation on the Model S fire incidents.

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 |  Nov 26 2013, 11:02 AM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has announced that it will be releasing new voluntary guidelines for smartphone integration with vehicles next year.

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 |  Nov 01 2013, 2:19 PM

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After increasing 5.3 percent last year, traffic fatalities have dropped 4.2 percent in the first half of 2013 according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

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 |  Oct 25 2013, 12:35 PM

Jeep-Liberty-Main-Art“Give me liberty, or give me death!” This famous quotation is attributed to American patriot Patrick Henry. His willingness to lay down his life for a cause is enviable but we’re pretty sure he wouldn’t want to die by fire. As such it’s a good thing he doesn’t drive a Jeep Liberty.

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 |  Oct 02 2013, 8:02 AM

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With the government shutdown in full force, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has stopped many of its functions that help keep motorists safe.

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 |  Sep 10 2013, 3:52 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a probe on the 2013 BMW 328i for a possible brake issue.

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 |  Sep 03 2013, 10:31 AM

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Another day, another safety investigation. This time Nissan is under the microscope for complaints about leaks in some 2013 Pathfinder and Infiniti JX crossover vehicles.

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 |  Aug 22 2013, 8:01 AM

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Always able to find itself at the center of controversy, Tesla’s latest PR stunt has earned it a slap on the wrist by a Federal safety agency.

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 |  Jul 02 2013, 8:02 AM

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Jeep owners are urging the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) to insist that Chrysler do more than install trailer hitch assemblies on older Jeep SUVs as well as having the vehicles crash-tested with the protective trailer hitches.

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 |  Jun 30 2013, 7:02 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a probe on 2007-2008 model year Honda Odyssey minivans for a possible brake issue.

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 |  May 26 2013, 5:13 PM

2013-ford-f150

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has opened a preliminary investigation on 2011-2013 model year Ford F-150 pickups for reported acceleration issues.

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 |  May 21 2013, 7:31 AM

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The 2013 Ford Fusion Energi has been awarded a five-star Overall Vehicle Score in the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s (NHTSA) New Car Assessment Program (NCAP).

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 |  Apr 30 2013, 8:02 PM

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Last September, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration opened a probe into the Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor for a possible problem with the steering assembly.

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 |  Apr 04 2013, 3:32 PM

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According to a recent survey conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), 91 percent of children under 13 are using car seats, booster seats, and belts.

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 |  Apr 04 2013, 1:31 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said today that it might create a “silver” rating system to examine how well vehicles protect older occupants.

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 |  Mar 29 2013, 7:22 PM

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The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is opening an investigation on 393,000 Hyundai Sonatas over reports of rust that have led to electrical problems.

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 |  Dec 09 2012, 11:01 AM

While it may have achieved an overall crash test rating of four stars, in the front crash test performed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) the Coda EV achieved a rating more in line with the quality of its design: 2 stars.

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 |  Dec 02 2012, 11:17 AM

According to a recent study released by the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), the federally-mandated electronic stability control (ESC) technology is saving an increasing number of lives each year.

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 |  Oct 22 2012, 7:02 PM

Chapman Chevrolet, a Pennsylvania car dealership, might be trouble with the feds.

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 |  Oct 19 2012, 6:15 PM

The all-new 2013 Dodge Dart has been awarded a five-star safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

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 |  Sep 24 2012, 6:02 PM

Testing is underway for 2013 model year vehicles, with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) putting the new and redesigned vehicles through its crash tests.

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