NCAP

  • Starting in model year 2019, the five-star rating will include a crash avoidance rating based on whether a vehicle offers any of the multiple technologies that will be added to the New Car Assessment Program (NCAP) and whether the technologies meet NHTSA performance measures.
  • The U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a final rule requiring rear-visibility technology in all new vehicles under 10,000 pounds by May 2018.
    National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, NHTSA
  •   The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is starting to look at potential changes to its New Car Assessment Program, which ultimately will have an impact on aftermarket offerings.