GM Recalls 473,000 Trucks, SUV Due To Loose Brake PedalsGeneral Motors is recalling more than 473,000 trucks and SUVs in the U.S. and Canada because the brake pedals can come loose and fail to work properly.
Fiat Chrysler May Be Forced To Buy Back Thousands Of Defective Pickups, Jeeps Over Mishandled RecallsFiat Chrysler could be required to lay out hundreds of millions of dollars to get potentially defective Ram pickups and older Jeeps off the road under a deal with safety regulators to settle claims that the automaker mishandled nearly two dozen recalls.
Petaluma Police Looking For Who’s Targeting Trucks, Stealing Catalytic ConvertersPetaluma police say in the last week, 17 trucks have had their catalytic converters stolen, most likely for the value of their recyclable metal.
Tesla Of The Truck World? Silicon Valley Company Turns Commercial Vehicles Into Electric Green MachinesA Silicon Valley company could become the Tesla of the commercial truck world. The company called Wrightspeed is converting dirty trucks into clean, electric machines.
Familiar White Postal Service Trucks Too Small For Increasing Amount Of Parcels Being MailedThose little white U.S. Postal Service trucks aren't equipped to handle the increasing amount of parcel packages being delivered these days, as letter-size mail is on the decline.
Netherlands Might Beat U.S. On Self-Driving Cars, Trucks The Dutch government says it wants to encourage large-scale tests of self-driving cars in the Netherlands by next year, and supports a plan to allow tests of self-driving trucks by 2019, giving the Google Car and other self-driving vehicles in the U.S. a run for the money, literally.
Amazon Grocery Delivery Rolls Into San FranciscoAmazon.com Inc.'s grocery delivery service is rolling into San Francisco...
Oakland Port Truckers Plan Work Stoppage In Push For Better WagesA group representing Port of Oakland truckers said it planned to halt work Monday morning to push for better working conditions and payment.
Long Lines At Oakland Port After One-Day Union Stand DownLongshoremen returning to work Thursday at the Port of Oakland were met by a large back-up of trucks unable to deliver goods when the docks closed earlier in the week because a worker died on the job.
Trucks Inspected For Violations At Port Of OaklandThe California Air Resources Board and the California Highway Patrol were both inspecting trucks at the Port of Oakland on Wednesday, as part of a month-long campaign to ensure compliance with California’s air pollution laws.
Out-Of-Work Bay Area Professionals Turn To Truck DrivingIn the Bay Area and across the nation, new jobs are scarce for those over 50 and out of work. Many of them have been forced to rethink their career path, which is leading an increasing number to become truck drivers.
Court Rejects Challenge To California's Clean Air RulesA federal appeals court rejected a legal challenge Friday that sought to bar implementation of a California regulation meant to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by forcing automakers to make and sell less polluting cars in the state.