NHTSA Hits Toyota With $16.3 Million Penalty For Sticky Pedal

NHTSA Hits Toyota With $16.3 Million Penalty For Sticky Pedal

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood today announced today that the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is seeking the maximum civil penalty of $16.375 million against the world’s largest car maker “for failing to notify the auto safety agency of the dangerous “sticky pedal” defect for at least four months, despite knowing of the potential risk to consumers.” [More]