NHTSA Wants You To Complain About Cars MoreGovernment officials want more people to complain about auto safety problems. The NHTSA is proposing a rule requiring automakers put labels on sun visors of new vehicles with instructions on how to file safety complaints.
Reducing Commuter Shuttle Stops In San Francisco May Mean More DriversReducing the number of designated commuter shuttle stops could cause many passengers to give up on shuttles and drive, adding more cars to the road, new study finds.
Safety Features On New Cars Not Translating To Insurance DiscountsNew cars have many more safety features than models from even four or five years ago, but those slick new devices won’t get you much of a break on the price of your auto insurance.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2017 Nominees AnnouncedAmong the artists nominated for the first time are Bad Brains, Depeche Mode, Pearl Jam, and Tupac Shakur...
340,000 Toyota Prius Hybrids Recalled For Faulty BrakesToyota Motor Corp. recalled 340,000 gas-electric hybrid Prius cars around the world for a defect in their parking brakes.
Forget Parking: Number Of Cars In The Bay Area RisingIt might not be rising as fast as the population, but the number of cars in San Francisco competing for a finite amount of land on which to drive and park is going up.
Port Of San Francisco Signs Deal To Process Car ShipmentsAfter losing most of its cargo shipping business to Oakland in recent decades, the Port of San Francisco has signed a 15-year deal to process car shipments at Pier 80.
Ford Says It Will Have A Fully-Autonomous Car By 2021Ford Motor Co. intends to have a fully driverless vehicle - no steering wheel, no pedals - on the road within five years.
Carmakers Join Forces To Fight Auto HackingLeaders in the automotive industry are getting serious about cybersecurity and how to prevent cars from being hacked, by joining forces.
Cars Banned From East Side Of San Francisco’s Twin PeaksPart of San Francisco’s Twin Peaks lookout area is going car-free as part of a two-year pilot project to make the popular tourist destination safer for pedestrians and bicyclists.
Kia Edges Out Other Carmakers In J.D. Power Reliability Ranking SurveyA national survey of new-car buyers found that reliability is improving for most automakers.
Muscle Cars Aren't So Strong In Crash TestsMuscle cars may look cool, but they don't offer the best protection in a crash. The Ford Mustang, Chevrolet Camaro and Dodge Challenger didn't get the highest ratings in new tests.