Toyota Recalls 645,000 Vehicles; Air Bags May Not InflateToyota is recalling about 645,000 vehicles worldwide to fix an electrical problem that could stop air bags from inflating in a crash.
Audi Earns #1 Spot On Consumer Auto Rankings Despite Emissions Cheating ScandalAudi is the top brand in Consumer Reports' annual rankings after earning the highest road test and predicted reliability scores.
Sonoma Motorcyclist Hospitalized After Colliding With LexusA Sonoma man suffered major injuries when his motorcycle and a Lexus collided in unincorporated Sonoma County south of Sonoma city limits Thursday morning, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
Great Scott! How Does Lexus' Hoverboard Actually Work?It's been on the mind of many Back To The Future fans, "How does it work?"
Violent Car Crash Kills Two In San Jose, Lands Driver In JailA driver is in custody after two people were killed in a rollover crash in East San Jose Wednesday night.
Teen Driver Hurt In Crash During Police Chase in Castro ValleyThe California Highway Patrol is investigating a crash Wednesday evening that occurred following a pursuit of a vehicle near Castro Valley.
84-Year-Old Woman’s Brutal, Mysterious Murder Shocks Bay Area Small TownAn 84-year-old woman was found dead, her childhood home ransacked, and her killers took off with the very clue that could put police on their trail.
Know Anyone Who Drives A Lexus? 423,000 Vehicles Recalled For Fuel Leak Fire Risk Toyota is recalling nearly 423,000 Lexus luxury brand cars in the U.S. to fix fuel leaks that can cause fires.
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.
Audi Snags First Permit To Test Self-Driving Cars In CaliforniaAudi is the first automaker to get a permit to test self-driving cars on California roads, the same day new state regulations took effect.
Driver Plows Into Nob Hill Chinese RestaurantA driver crashed her car into a restaurant in San Francisco's Nob Hill at the start of lunchtime, police and a restaurant employee said.
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.
Toyota Recalls 242,000 Prius, Lexus Hybrid CarsThe company said Wednesday the recall applies to about 233,000 Prius vehicles made between March and October 2009 and about 9,000 Lexus HS250h models made between June and October 2009.
Pick-A-Side: Which Is The Hottest Convertible?Which convertible is hotter? The highly acclaimed and luxurious Lamborghini Gallardo or the more affordable Fiat 500? You decide!
SUV Goes Over Hill At San Francisco's Twin PeaksA driver who hit his vehicle's gas pedal as opposed to the brake went over the hill at San Francisco's Twin Peaks viewing area on Thursday afternoon, but fortunately no one was injured, police said.