NHTSA, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said that it would investigate the supplier Harman Kardon after recent Fiat Chrysler Automobiles infotainment-hacking. Harman Kardon produces radios for automakers such as BMW, Subaru, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo as well as FCA.
By JOEL SCHECTMAN “This signals that NHTSA is getting serious in its safety watchdog role,” said Todd Tracy, a Dallas-based attorney who specializes in product liability cases against automakers. “There was a sense that they had kept their head in the sand for far too long. You are going to see far more aggressive tactics […]