National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53334/more en U.S. Regulators Study Failure of Takata Airbag in New VW http://wardsauto.com/us-regulators-study-failure-takata-airbag-new-vw <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The NHTSA investigators have asked Takata and VW for information about a side airbag in a '15 Tiguan that ruptured in June, an incident apparently unrelated to defects in Takata airbag inflators.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/us-regulators-study-failure-takata-airbag-new-vw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) OE-Supplier Relations Safety Mon, 17 Aug 2015 20:25:00 +0000 1333151 at http://wardsauto.com ARC Automotive Airbag Inflators Probed http://wardsauto.com/arc-automotive-airbag-inflators-probed <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration's investigation follows two complaints about ARC airbag inflators received since December, and the agency says two known injuries are linked to the incidents. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/arc-automotive-airbag-inflators-probed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Supply Chain Tue, 14 Jul 2015 13:56:00 +0000 1313551 at http://wardsauto.com The Future of Autonomous Technology http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mega supplier Continental details technology and gives roadmap of global rules for implementation of autonomous tech through 2020. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/future-autonomous-technology#comments Public Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental Autonomous Vehicles Design Future Products National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Product Development Safety Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:59:00 +0000 1302441 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Sales of components related to autonomous driver assist technologies set to soar.</strong></p> Will Hare or Tortoise Win Autonomous Car Race? http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race <div class="node-body article-body">Vision Zero mandates will create the proverbial hockey stick growth chart for ADAS systems beginning this year, resulting in an $11.4 billion (€10 billion) market by 2020.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/will-hare-or-tortoise-win-autonomous-car-race#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Auto Makers Continental National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Product Development Safety Mon, 29 Jun 2015 10:00:00 +0000 1302481 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Ford Focus with automatic emergency braking easily avoids hitting child dummy.</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> U.S. Recall of 72,000 Subaru Vehicles Focuses on Brakes http://wardsauto.com/us-recall-72000-subaru-vehicles-focuses-brakes <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The recall covers '15- and '16-model year vehicles with potentially defective switches that could fail to activate the cars' automatic pre-collision braking system. </div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/us-recall-72000-subaru-vehicles-focuses-brakes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Automatic Braking Brakes National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:34:00 +0000 1304371 at http://wardsauto.com U.S. Says Revisions to Takata Recall Likely http://wardsauto.com/us-says-revisions-takata-recall-likely <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">NHTSA Administrator Mark Rosekind says the agency's estimate of 32 million defective inflators in U.S. cars will be adjusted to reflect double-counting of vehicles with two front airbags.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/us-says-revisions-takata-recall-likely" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) OE-Supplier Relations Safety Tue, 23 Jun 2015 13:45:00 +0000 1302841 at http://wardsauto.com UPDATE 2-Fiat Chrysler tells U.S. regulators no public hearing needed http://wardsauto.com/update-2-fiat-chrysler-tells-us-regulators-no-public-hearing-needed <div class="node-body reuters_news-body"><p>(Adds new quote from FCA document, background)</p> <p>By Bernie Woodall</p> <p>DETROIT, June 4 (Reuters) - Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV , pushing back against pressure from U.S. auto safety regulators, has told the Obama administration it sees no reason for new public scrutiny of recalls affecting more than 10 million vehicles.</p></div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/update-2-fiat-chrysler-tells-us-regulators-no-public-hearing-needed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Politics North America U.S. Politics National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Thu, 04 Jun 2015 20:54:35 +0000 1293661 at http://wardsauto.com Mazda Expands Takata Airbag Recall http://wardsauto.com/mazda-expands-takata-airbag-recall <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">The automaker a year ago recalled more than 328,000 cars with potentially defective Takata airbags, and has added nearly 117,000 Mazda6 and RX-8 models to the action.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/mazda-expands-takata-airbag-recall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Airbags National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Thu, 04 Jun 2015 20:46:00 +0000 1293731 at http://wardsauto.com New Software for Car Dealers Tracks, Corrects Recall Info http://wardsauto.com/dealers/new-software-car-dealers-tracks-corrects-recall-info <div class="node-body article-body">AutoAp says it found lots of errors in a government database. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/dealers/new-software-car-dealers-tracks-corrects-recall-info" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/dealers/new-software-car-dealers-tracks-corrects-recall-info#comments Public Auto Makers Dealers North America U.S. Dealerships Retail National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Wed, 03 Jun 2015 10:59:00 +0000 1290591 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Dealership auto technician replaces ignition system on recalled Chevrolet.</strong></p> NHTSA Studying Reports of Coil-Spring Flaws in Nissan Cars http://wardsauto.com/nhtsa-studying-reports-coil-spring-flaws-nissan-cars <div class="node-body reuters_news-body">NHTSA says complaints from drivers about fractures in the front suspension coil spring have prompted a preliminary evaluation of about 130,000 Nissan Versa cars.</div><div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/nhtsa-studying-reports-coil-spring-flaws-nissan-cars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Public Gated Auto Makers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. National Highway Traffic Safey Administration (NHTSA) Safety Suspension Mon, 18 May 2015 12:52:00 +0000 1283401 at http://wardsauto.com