6 Cars Stolen From 3 Fremont Used Car DealershipsA 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.
Used Car Prices Set To Drop As Leased Vehicles Predicted To Flood MarketConsumers in the market for a used car might want to hold off for a few months as prices are dropping.
Antioch Used Car Dealer, His Wife Facing Nearly 80 Charges In Alleged Odometer Tampering SchemeAn Antioch used car dealer and his wife—suspected in what DMV officials say is the state’s biggest car dealership odometer tampering case in memory—have been hit with nearly 80 charges in Contra Costa County Superior Court.
ConsumerWatch: Sites Offer Streamlined Car Selling, Buying ProcessRather then spending a lot of time checking out dealerships, Brad Jones paid $500 to join Cartelligent. It’s an online service that doubles as a personal shopper.
ConsumerWatch: No Pink Slip Signature Leads To Alleged FraudNext time you sell a used car, you may want to want to ask the buyer to sign the title deed (pink slip) in your presence.
ConsumerWatch: ‘Buy Here, Pay Here’ Financing Under FireSeveral California lawmakers are trying to put the brakes on a questionable kind of used-car financing known as “Buy Here, Pay Here” that critics say takes advantage of immigrants and people with poor credit histories.
Berkeley Lot Sees Greater Demand For Used Low-Mileage VehiclesMore car buyers have been turning to low-mileage used cars rather than investing in brand new hybrid or electric models to try and beat high gas prices.