Dealership

Burned cars at a Novato dealership following an arson fire, June 9, 2015. (CBS SF)

Arson Suspected In Novato Car Dealership Fire, Surveillance Video Shows Possible Suspect

Several cars went up in flames at a Chevy dealership in Novato Monday night, leading police to believe it’s the work of an arsonist who was caught on surveillance footage.

06/09/2015

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Airbag Recall Creates Backlog At Bay Area Dealerships

34-million cars need to be fixed after airbag maker Takata recalled nearly one out of every seven cars on the road, causing a major backlog at dealerships in the Bay Area and around the country.

05/20/2015

Webpage of Check Auto Sales in Fremont.

6 Cars Stolen From 3 Fremont Used Car Dealerships

A witness reported seeing a silver-colored car similar to a Chevy Malibu with approximately five people inside, which Tarango said may be related to the suspects in this case.

03/07/2015

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Oakland Man Found In Allegedly Stolen Mercedes Arrested For Belmont Dealership Theft

A 24-year-old Oakland man was arrested in connection with stealing a car from a Belmont auto dealership last Sunday, Belmont police said.

09/28/2014

Jeremy Redwood (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Multiple Mercedes-Benz Cars From Belmont Dealership

One of eight cars that was stolen early last Sunday morning from a Belmont auto dealership has been recovered with an Oakland man in custody.

09/26/2014

A San Mateo police cruiser (CBS)

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.

09/23/2014

One of five cars stolen from Formula One Motors in San Jose on the morning of September 19, 2014. (CBS)

Thieves Hit 3 High-End Bay Area Car Dealerships, Make Off With 22 Vehicles

Thieves that have hit at least three Bay Area auto dealerships were caught on camera driving off in high-end vehicles.

09/22/2014

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Is Leasing A Car A Good Idea?

Leasing isn’t for everyone, but under the right conditions, it can make a lot of sense.

06/23/2014

Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Likens Car Dealers To ‘Mafia’ As KPIX Poll Finds Support For Direct Auto Sales

Dealerships across the country continue to take aim at Tesla Motors over their direct-to-consumer sales. Now Founder Elon Musk is firing back and getting some support from Bay Area, where poll results show support for the company’s model.

03/19/2014

2013 Tesla Model S (Photo credit: Tesla Motors)

NJ Blocks Direct Car Sales; Tesla Decries ‘Affront To Free Market’

New Jersey motor vehicle officials have approved a regulation that would require all new car dealers to obtain franchise agreements to receive state licenses.

03/12/2014

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