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Jul
20
Brake Safety Awareness Month Everybody is talking about gas and fuel efficiency these days, but this August we...
Jul
7
Arlington Heights, IL – July 07, 2015 It’s Shark Week again this year.  What do sharks and your car have in com...
Jun
17
To help consumers understand the recalls process, NHTSA encourages motorists to utilize the following life-saving recall...
Jun
16
Getting the Lead Out…Motorist Assurance Program information regarding environmental hazards from lead wheel weightsArl...
Jun
1
The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today cautioned motoris...
Jun
1
NHTSA 28-15 Friday, May 29, 2015 Contact: Catherine Howden, 202-366-9550, Public.Affairs@dot.gov ISSUE: Drivers use...
Apr
9
WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) today issued ...
Dec
5
How to File a Vehicle Safety Complaint Did you know that automotive repair technicians play a large role in supportin...
Jun
16
Whatever your Summer getaway plans are, take time to review some Summer road travel safety tips before you leave. Preven...
Dec
31
From time to time, we get Motorist fans that write us letters and share their gratitude for this non-profit service. We ...
Nov
30
Recycled car parts have come a long way since scrap iron and aluminum were collected during WWII to build battleships.So...
Nov
30
Texting while driving by adults is just as likely as teens and are substantially more likely to have talked on a cell ph...
Nov
30
Rural highways are more likely to kill motorists than urban roads, yet Americans feel much more relaxed and prone to ris...
Nov
30
Teenage drivers engage in distracted driving behaviors despite knowing that sending a quick text message, tuning the rad...
Nov
30
HD radio makes AM radio sound like FM, gives FM the same quality as a CD. Developed by iBiquity of Columbia MD, HD radio...
Nov
30
Jeep gas tank fires on 1993-2004 involves a potential 3,037,000 million Grand Cherokees. The location of the gas tank be...
Nov
30
Plug-in electric vehicles will grown to 3.2 million worldwide by 2015 according to a new report from the market research...
Nov
30
Kia Soul comes under scrutiny by NHTSA. The investigation is based on one very serious complaint that the steering shaft...
Nov
30
Distracted driving contest seeks message ideas. Traffic crashes are the number one cause of death among US teens, with 5...
Nov
30
Tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS) have had an unexpected consequence; it has made the need for a spare tire practi...
Nov
30
Texting bans don't reduce crashes but actually increase the frequency of the number of insurance claims, according to th...
Nov
30
Toyota Prius may be a clean machine when it comes to some pollutants, but it is a bigger polluter with other harmful emi...
Nov
30
DIYers are doing even more of their own auto repairs than in 2008 due to the lingering economic downturn. According to t...
Nov
30
Millennials turn to DIY car repair to save money. According to new research from The NPD Group, the Millennial generatio...
Nov
30
A flying car is finally in the showroom, price tag $1 million (including your parachute). Transit enthusiasts yearn for ...
Nov
30
License plate readers scan a vehicle plate number and record its GPS coordinates. Using two cameras attached to a patrol...
Nov
30
Used motor oil will be considered as solid waste if the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)'s gets their way.T...
Jun
28
SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (June 27, 2012) ? The number of light-duty vehicles seven years old or older registered in the U.S. gre...