Latest Autos News
- Study: Bay Area Has Worst Roads In Nation, And It's Costing Drivers Big Bucks Your bumpy Bay Area commute may take you across the worst roads in the country.
- New Company Probed For Dangerous Air Bag Inflator Malfunctions The problem of exploding air bags could be widening beyond Japanese manufacturer Takata Corp.
- Deadly Takata Air Bag Recall Grows To 57.5 Million Cars Honda has added 4.5 million vehicles in countries outside the U.S. to the growing list of cars and trucks recalled for Takata air bags that could explode with too much force and spew shrapnel at drivers and passengers.
- Tesla Board Member: Uber CEO Wants To Buy Half A Million Autonomous Cars From Us In 2020 "I believe they are already safer than my parents," Jurvetson said of autonomous "robocars", "and I would trust my kids with them."
- Google, Delphi Driverless Cars Reported In Near Collision In Mountain View; Google Denies Report Two driverless cars, operated by Google and Delphi nearly collided earlier this week in Mountain View.
- Ford Launches Ride-Sharing Program For Customers To Rent Their Vehicles Ford is following the ride-sharing craze, launching its own pilot program in six U.S. cities and in London.
- 'TowIt' App Publicly Shames Drivers Of Badly Parked Cars A new app lets annoyed cyclists or drivers harness the power of crowdsourcing to report illegally parked cars.
- Why Driverless Cars Both Excite & Terrify Automotive Futurists Technology analysts who monitor Silicon Valley for a living have a bit of advice: fasten your seat belts. Driverless cars are coming your way. They're ahead of schedule - -and may soon be for sale.
- Self-Driving Google Cars Ready To Hit South Bay Streets This Summer The latest version of Google's self-driving car — a pod-like two-seater that needs no gas pedal or steering wheel — will make its debut on public roads this summer, a significant step in the technology giant's mission to have driverless cars...
- $6,800 Car Gets 84 Miles Per Gallon, But It's Missing One Thing A car that gets 84 miles per gallon and costs just $6800, yet is made in America might be the solution to every Bay Area road warrior's problems, and it is on its way soon according to Elio Motors.