January Storm No Match For Strong Car SalesFiat Chrysler sales rise 7 percent. GM sales are up .5 percent. Ford sales drop 3 percent.
General Motors Ups Dividend, Share Buyback On Strong OutlookGeneral Motors says it will add $4 billion to its stock buyback program and raise its quarterly dividend 6 percent to 38 cents per share.
Bay Area Company Develops Deterrent For Hybrid Car Battery ThievesHybrid car owners are being warned over an uptick in battery thefts, and a Bay Area company has come up with a simple solution to stop them.
Why Driverless Cars Both Excite & Terrify Automotive FuturistsTechnology 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 SummerThe 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 available to consumers in the next five years.
Redwood City Car Wash Does The Job With Just 1 Cup Of Water During California DroughtA Redwood City car wash is taking water conservation during California’s drought, cleaning cars with just one cup of water.
Burglars Break Into 9 Cars In 4 Hours Around Downtown Palo AltoPolice are investigating nine vehicle break-ins that occurred Tuesday night in Palo Alto.
Safest Cars Ever? Not A Single Driver Died In These 9 Vehicle ModelsVehicles have never been this safe, so safe in fact that 9 types of vehicles including some SUVs had zero driver deaths during the years studied.
Know Anyone Who Drives A Lexus? 423,000 Vehicles Recalled For Fuel Leak Fire Risk Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.
2015 Consumer Reports Rankings: 8th Year Toyota Is Most Reliable, Tech Problems Plague Other BrandsToyota tops Consumer Reports 2015 reliability index, released today, but electronic glitches in the onboard infotainment systems continue to plague new cars.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Multiple Mercedes-Benz Cars From Belmont DealershipOne of eight cars that was stolen early last Sunday morning from a Belmont auto dealership has been recovered with an Oakland man in custody.
San Mateo Police Arrest 2 Suspects Involved In Separate Auto Dealership Burglaries San Mateo police arrested two people on Tuesday suspected of stealing cars from dealerships last month and are looking into whether they are connected to similar thefts this past weekend.