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MTC Approves $4M Contract To Transition Bay Area Toward Cashless TollsThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission unanimously approved a $4 million contract Wednesday for consultation services to help switch the Bay Area to an all electronic toll future. 
San Jose Crash Victims Wouldn't Risk Lives Over 'Random' Street Race, Family SaysFamily members of two men killed in a horrific car crash in San Jose Saturday evening are questioning the police department's assertion that the men were in a street race when they died.
East Bay Sideshow Crackdowns Yield Several Arrests, Citations, Towed CarsSideshow crackdown operations in Antioch and Oakland resulted in multiple arrests, citations and towed vehicles over the weekend. 
Tesla Offers Insurance To Car Buyers In California, With Eye Toward Driverless FutureTesla owners in California can now buy insurance from the electric car company in what may be the first step toward the unconventional automaker providing coverage for a fleet of driverless taxis.
Monterey Car Week Shows Off World's Rarest, Ultra Luxury CarsIt is that time of year when car lovers and collectors, and automakers transform the Monterey area into a huge celebration.
Women Drive Demand for Hot Wheels at Monterey Car WeekMonterey Car Week promises to show off the best of the world's most luxurious and fastest cars and high-end manufacturers are fine-tuning their design options to fit a feminine sensibility.
Multi-Car Crash On Hwy 101 In Redwood City Leads To Injuries, DUI ArrestsA series of crashes Sunday morning involving multiple vehicles on state Highway 101 in Redwood City sent four people to area hospitals and led to the arrests of two drivers for suspicion of DUI.
Bay Area Police Departments Get $3.75 Million to Combat Auto BurglariesCalifornia assemblymember Kansen Chu presented $3.75 million of newly-secured state funding to the police departments to address smash and grab auto burglaries.
GM Unveils 2020 Chevrolet Corvette With Mid-Mounted Engine, Supercar LooksThe 8th-generation Corvette, dubbed C8, is radically different from its predecessors.
San Jose Police Crack Down On Street Racing SpectatorsSan Jose Police have begun a major push to begin enforcement of the city’s new law that makes it illegal to attend a street race as a spectator.
San Rafael Police Warn Public After Craigslist Car Sale ScamPolice in San Rafael are warning the public after a resident was lured into buying a stolen rental pickup truck from Texas.
1 Injured In 2-Vehicle Crash Near Sunol That Closed A Lane Of I-680One person was injured Sunday night in a two-vehicle accident near Sunol in unincorporated Alameda County in which an SUV ended up on its roof blocking a lane of I-680, the CHP said.