2015 Consumer Reports Rankings: 8th Year Toyota Is Most Reliable, Tech Problems Plague Other BrandsToyota tops Consumer Reports 2015 reliability index, released today, but electronic glitches in the onboard infotainment systems continue to plague new cars.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Stealing Multiple Mercedes-Benz Cars From Belmont DealershipOne of eight cars that was stolen early last Sunday morning from a Belmont auto dealership has been recovered with an Oakland man in custody.
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.
Thieves Hit 3 High-End Bay Area Car Dealerships, Make Off With 22 VehiclesThieves that have hit at least three Bay Area auto dealerships were caught on camera driving off in high-end vehicles.
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.
Fremont Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Burglarizing Cars In Portola ValleyA 39-year-old Fremont man was arrested on suspicion of burglarizing cars in the Westridge area of Portola Valley on Thursday, a San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman said.
Oakland Man Arrested In Nevada For Half Moon Bay Carjacking An Oakland man has been arrested in Nevada in connection with a carjacking case out of Half Moon Bay, the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.
Fingerprint Evidence Leads To Arrest In Auto Burglaries At BART StationsFingerprint evidence led to the arrest of a suspect in a series of auto burglaries at BART stations, police said Wednesday.
US Opens Probe Of Chevrolet Impala Air Bag PerformanceThe probe was opened over an April 2011 car crash that severely injured an elderly man when the passenger air bags didn't deploy.
Senators Call On GM CEO To Fire Top LawyerLawmakers put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO she should have fired GM's corporate counsel, Michael Millikin, based on the conclusions of an internal report.
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.
GM: Incompetence, Negligence Led To Delayed RecallGM CEO Mary Barra says 15 employees — many of them senior legal and engineering executives — have been forced out of the company
May Car Sales Return To Pre-Recession LevelsGood weather and a strong Memorial Day weekend helped car buyers ignore reports of recalls, pushing car and truck sales up more than ten percent in May.
Chevy Impala Among 8 Vehicles To Earn Top Rating For Collision WarningThe 2014 Chevrolet Impala is the only non-luxury car to earn the highest rating in tests of high-tech crash prevention systems.
Google Building Car With No Steering WheelGoogle will build a car without a steering wheel with hopes of having 100 prototypes on public roads in a year.