Rise in risky driving led to 38,680 deaths in 2020, NHTSA reports

U.S. traffic deaths rose 7% last year, the biggest increase in 13 years even though people drove fewer miles due to the coronavirus pandemic, the government’s road safety agency reported…

NHTSA investigating ‘violent’ Tesla crash into semi that left 2 critically injured

The U.S. government’s highway safety agency is sending a team to Detroit to investigate a crash involving a Tesla that drove beneath a semitrailer. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration…

NHTSA says U.S. highway traffic deaths rose in 2020 due to risky driving

The number of people killed on the nation’s highways rose 4.6% in the first nine months of 2020 despite coronavirus lockdowns that curtailed driving early in the year. (Suzanne Kreiter/The…

NHTSA urging Tesla to recall 158,000 cars for touchscreen safety defect

New Street Research managing partner Pierre Ferragu discusses Elon Musk becoming the richest person in the world and the future of Tesla. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is urging…

Tesla’s Model Y wins 5-star safety rating from NHTSA

New Street Research managing partner Pierre Ferragu discusses Elon Musk becoming the richest person in the world and the future of Tesla. Tesla’s Model Y joined the ranks of its…

NHTSA clears Tesla of unintended acceleration claims

New Street Research managing partner Pierre Ferragu discusses Elon Musk becoming the richest person in the world and the future of Tesla. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has denied…