“Autonomous vehicles hold great promise in saving lives, expanding mobility and reducing congestion, so automakers want to move as quickly as possible to safely test and deploy them.” “Chairman Thune’s and Senator Peters’ bipartisan leadership on the AV START Act can help advance self-driving technologies and help keep the United States at the forefront of […]
“Automakers have been developing self-driving technologies for years, recognizing the tremendous potential for enhanced safety for us all and the greater self-sufficiency for certain populations. This federal guidance is helpful in advancing road safety and safe testing, while also providing more clarity on the role of states. The guidance provides the right balance, allowing emerging […]
“Self-driving vehicle technology holds great promise to improve safety and transform mobility in the United States. Automakers have been developing these technologies for years and this legislation helps address a variety of barriers that otherwise block the ability to safely test and deploy these vehicle technologies. There is strong bi-partisan support for the committee’s self-driving […]
Mitch Bainwol, President & CEO, issued this statement in response to the joint EPA/NHTSA announcement on the opening of a comment period: “With this announcement, the Administration is fulfilling its commitment to reinstate the midterm evaluation of future vehicle fuel economy and greenhouse gas standards. This review is important to consumers nationwide who want government […]
Automakers, Community Leaders and Moms Team Up to Raise Awareness about the Dangers of Heatstroke WASHINGTON, DC — “Regardless of the temperature outside, it is never safe to leave a child alone in a car.” That is the message automakers, community leaders and moms are taking to the public in a national campaign to raise […]
Broad recognition of MPG gains, coupled with low gas prices, affect what consumers will spend on fuel-efficient technology according to new polling released today.