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NHTSA & EPA issue CAFE final rule for large vehicles

August 16: Rule sets fuel efficiency and GHG emission standards for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles for model years 2018-2027

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NHTSA and EPA issue final rule for Phase 2 for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles

NHTSA's Safe Cars Save Lives tour

Over 5 days, bus visited 9 cities in 4 states to provide consumers free safety checks for vehicle recalls, child heatstroke prevention, tire inflation, and car seat installation.
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NHTSA's Safe Cars Save Lives 2016 Tour

Takata air bags repaired: More than 9.3 million

Through July 15, a total of 9,348,948 defective Takata driver and passenger air bags have been repaired. Details

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Takata air bags repaired: More than 9.3 million

NHTSA and EPA take first step in CAFE mid-term evaluation

Draft Technical Assessment Report will help decide CAFE and GHG standards for model years 2022-2025

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Midterm evaluation for light-duty CAFE

Takata Recalls

Latest: Inflators in certain 2001-2003 Hondas and Acuras show a far higher risk of ruptures. | Sign up for Recall Alerts to be notified when you can search for vehicles affected by this recall.
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What's Wrong With Your Air Bag?

Rescuing toddler locked in hot car

TireWise: Life of a Tire

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July 20: Dr. Mark R. Rosekind on automated vehicle technology: If we wait for perfect, we’ll be waiting for a very, very long time

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