• Tesla touchscreen failures, MPG fines, EV fires and first responders: Today's Car News

    7 days ago - By High Gear Media

    Perhaps spurred by the final week of an administration, it's a morning of green-car news from regulators Washington, D.C. The Trump administration has attempted to delay steeper mpg fines. A large-scale recall of Tesla vehicles for touchscreen issues has been requested by the NHTSA. And the NTSB says that automakers aren't doing enough...
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  • Trump administration again delays higher fuel economy fines

    Trump administration again delays higher fuel economy fines

    8 days ago - By High Gear Media

    With just days left before the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, the Trump administration on Tuesday agreed to an auto-industry request to delay steeper fines for failing to meet fuel-economy standards, according to a Reuters report. The move effectively amounts to a stalling tactic that panders to behind-the-scenes lobbying from a few...
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