The U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will increase the stringency of corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) and CO2 emissions standards by 1.5% each year through model year 2026, as compared with previous standards that would have required about 5% annual increases.
April 2, 2020
An automotive-related sustainability stakeholder group has announced that it appreciates that language within the Trump administration’s proposed rule aimed at rolling back automobile fuel-efficiency targets set by the Obama administration reflects that "natural gas is an important part of the climate change battle."
August 6, 2018
A move by the White House to roll back automobile fuel-efficiency targets set by the Obama administration and to challenge the right of California and other states to set stricter tailpipe emission rules faces an uphill climb.
August 2, 2018
Set to begin June 11, the recall covers more than 25,000 vehicles in the 2014 to 2017 model years.
April 29, 2017
The recall, already in progress, covers 434 trucks and vans equipped with propane conversion kits.
March 29, 2017
Dealers need to replace fuel control valve solenoids to fix a problem that can lead to engine stalling.
March 23, 2017
The recall, expected to begin April 3, covers more than 19,000 cars.
February 21, 2017
The recall, which covers 534 2016 model-year cars, will allow dealers to address faulty installations of the manual service disconnect switch.
August 12, 2016
The recall, expected to get under way by Aug. 9, covers more than 28,000 entry-luxury cars in the 2014-2016 model years.
June 22, 2016
The recall, which got under way March 15, covers more than 5,500 electric cars in the 2015 and 2016 model years.
March 28, 2016
The deadline for requiring hybrids and electric vehicles to produce pedestrian-alerting noises to warn sight-impaired pedestrians and bicyclists has been pushed back until March.
December 1, 2015
Two separate recalls, issued by Emcara Gas Development and Agility Fuel Systems, address faulty pressure relief devices that may fail to adequately vent pressure buildup.
August 10, 2015
The recall, set to begin May 15, includes electric cars in the 2013-2015 model years. A software update will resolve the problem.
April 13, 2015
The manual tank shutoff valve is at risk for getting stuck in the closed position and blocking the flow of fuel to the engine in 16 2013 model-year trucks.
November 12, 2014
The recall affects 2013-2014 model-year Infiniti M35, 2014-MY Infiniti Q50 and 2014-2015-MY Infiniti Q70 hybrid vehicles.
November 5, 2014