Fremont Police Tesla Near-Dead Battery Forces Officer Off PursuitA Tesla electric patrol car by the Fremont Police ran low on electricity in the middle of a pursuit, after the department said someone forgot to plug the vehicle into a charger.
Valley Fair Mall Expected To Soon Charge Shoppers For ParkingThe free ride is coming to an end for shoppers at the South Bay's biggest mall, as Westfield Valley Fair is set to charge for parking.
Former Uber Engineer Appears In Court On Trade Secret Theft ChargesFormer Uber engineer Anthony Levandowski appeared briefly in federal court in San Francisco Tuesday in a criminal case charging him with trade secrets theft, and then declared outside of court that he is innocent.
Paul Blanco Car Dealerships Sued By AG Becerra Over Fraud, False AdsState Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Monday sued a used car dealership network, alleging the company engages in fraud and false advertising.
Judge Refuses To Toss Lawsuit Challenging Musk Pay PackageA Delaware judge has denied Tesla's request to dismiss a shareholder lawsuit over a compensation plan that could net CEO Elon Musk more than $50 billion over the next decade.
Tesla's Model 3 Earns Top Safety Award In IIHS Crash TestsThe Model 3 is only the second all-electric vehicle to receive the award.
Cars Legendary Lead Singer Ric Ocasek Dead At 75 Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, was found dead Sunday in his Manhattan home, authorities said.
Official: Trump To Challenge California Mileage StandardA government official says the Trump administration is moving forward with a proposal to revoke part of California's authority to set its own automotive emissions and fuel economy standards.
GM Hires Google To Make Infotainment System More Like PhonesGeneral Motors is hiring Mountain View-based Google to run key parts of its dashboard infotainment system, admitting that the tech firm can do a better job.
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.
Original Ford Mustang Used In 'Bullitt' Filming To Be AuctionedMore than five decades after Steve McQueen drove a Ford Mustang through the streets of San Francisco in the movie "Bullitt," the car is going up for auction.
Suspects Arrested For String Of Berkeley Catalytic Converter TheftsA woman and a man were arrested Wednesday in connection with a recent string of thefts of catalytic converters in Berkeley, police said.
Feds Demanded Tesla To Stop Claiming Model 3 Safest Vehicle Ever Tested, Letter RevealsA federal safety regulator demanded last fall that Tesla stop claiming the Model 3 is the safest car ever tested. But Tesla has stood by the claim.
Berkeley Police Warn Of Spike In Catalytic Converter Thefts; Toyota Prius Top TargetBerkeley police are warning residents about a recent increase in thefts of catalytic converters.