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Drivers Say Tesla 'Smart Summon' Feature Not Ready to RollTesla is touting a feature that allows your car to pick you up but it's not always a smooth ride. Devin Fehely reports. (10-4-19)
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, this year, automakers say they’re seeing more women than ever get behind the wheel and purchase supercars.. Betty Yu reports. (8-16-19)
Fancy Wheels Turn Heads at Car Week on Monterey PeninsulaThe Monterey Peninsula is going car-crazy this week as the rarest and most expensive automobiles on the planet are driving into town. Len Ramirez reports from Carmel. (8-16-19)
California Bypasses Trump, Reaches Deal With 4 Automakers to Raise Gas MileageFour major automakers have reached a deal with California to toughen standards for gas mileage and greenhouse gas emissions, bypassing the Trump administration’s push to relax mileage standards nationwide instead. Melissa Caen reports. (7-25-19)
All California DMV Offices Close For Half-Day Employee TrainingThe California Department of Motor Vehicles shut down all offices Wednesday morning for a four hour training session on processing the new REAL ID driver’s licenses, but it was also about making the offices more customer friendly. John Ramos reports. (7-24-2019)
Motorcyclist Killed in Collision With Car, Truck in ConcordPolice are searching for the driver of a hit-and-run crash that left a motorcyclist dead in Concord early Sunday morning. Devin Fehely reports. (7-21-2019)
1 Dead After Tesla Crashes Into Tourists At San Francisco IntersectionOne pedestrian is dead and another is in in life-threatening condition following a two-car crash at the intersection of Taylor and O'Farrell Streets in San Francisco on Sunday afternoon. Katie Nielsen reports. (7-21-2019)
San Jose Police Crack Down On Street Racing SpectatorsThere's a first-of-its-kind crackdown on street racing in the Bay Area. Police in San Jose are also zeroing in on street racing spectators. Kiet Do reports. (7-3-2019)
SFO-Bound Ride-Hailing Drivers Jam Millbrae, Burlingame StreetsThe mayors of Millbrae and Burlingame called an ongoing traffic jam near San Francisco International Airport "unacceptable" in a letter to Uber and Lyft Friday and requested a meeting with the companies to resolve the issue. Maria Medina reports. (6-28-19)

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Family Sues Tesla After Model X Pinned Pregnant Mother In Garage, Broke Her BonesA family filed a lawsuit in Alameda County suing Tesla, claiming the company's car pinned an 8-month pregnant woman into the wall of her own garage, breaking her bones and sending her into premature labor. Andrea Nakano reports. (5-29-2019)
Carnaval San Francisco: Low-Riders Will Lead the ParadeSan Francisco's big Carnaval parade is set to take over the Mission District this Sunday and KPIX 5's Joe Vazquez takes a look at the low-rider lifestyle that helped define Bay Area Latino culture. (5-24-19)
Ford Announces Global Job CutsFord says it is cutting thousands of jobs around the world.
Autopilot Was in Use Before Tesla Hit Semi TrailerA Tesla Model S involved in a fatal crash with a semitrailer in Florida March 1 was operating on the San Francisco Bay Area-based automaker's semi-autonomous Autopilot system, federal investigators have determined. Kiet Do reports. (5-16-19)
East Palo Alto Program Allows People Living In RVs To Park On City-Owned LandInstead of banning RVs off the streets altogether, East Palo Alto city leaders and the nonprofit organization Project WeWork joined together to create the RV Safe Parking Pilot Program. Maria Medina reports. (5-14-2019)
Multi-Vehicle Fatal Accident Closes All Lanes Of Hwy 12 In FairfieldA major injury crash involving 5 vehicles shut down all lanes of Highway 12 in Fairfield on Wednesday evening. CHP Solano reported one person has died. (5-8-2019)
Rideshare Drivers Plan To Strike Ahead Of Uber's IPOUber is about to raise billions by going public on May 9, while Lyft has already cashed in with Wall Street investors. Now, rideshare drivers who also want a piece of the action are planning a collective protest. Wilson Walker reports. (5-7-2019)
San Jose City Council Approves Ordinance Targeting Sideshow SpectatorsSan Jose city council members on Tuesday unanimously passed a new ordinance that would make it illegal to be a spectator of a street race or sideshow. Maria Medina reports. (4-30-2019)
Volvo's Polestar Introduces Electric Car To Challenge TeslaKPIX got a preview of Volvo's Polestar 2 before its San Francisco debut. The all-new, all-electric car is meant to compete against the best-selling Tesla Model 3. Betty Yu reports. (4-30-2019)
Bike Safety Fair Held In SF As City Sees Rise In AccidentsState Representative Phil Ting hosted a bike safety seminar at A.P. Giannini Middle School in the Outer Sunset District on Sunday. Devin Fehely reports. (4-28-2019)
Over 50 Extra Officers Deployed In Oakland In Effort To Shut Down Destructive SideshowsExtra officers are being deployed across the city of Oakland on Sunday evening as part of a new zero-tolerance approach to destructive sideshows. Joe Vasquez reports. (4-21-2019)
Extra Officers Deployed In Oakland In Effort To Shut Down Destructive SideshowsSideshows have been going on in Oakland for decades, but community leaders and police say the sideshow culture has changed, becoming increasingly violent over time. Katie Nielsen reports. (4-21-2019)
Oakland, Contra Costa County Enact New Strategy To Drive Out SideshowsDangerous sideshows have become all too familiar in parts of the Bay Area. Now, Contra Costa County officials are coming up with ways to deter drivers from doing donuts. Juliette Goodrich reports. (4-17-2019)
Menlo Park Puts The Brakes On Red Light Camera ProgramThe city of Menlo Park is putting the brakes on its red light cameras, which take your picture if you run a red light. Len Ramirez reports. (4-10-2019)
CA State Senator Suggests Rush Hour Fee To Cut Down City CongestionThe idea is much like crossing the Bay Bridge--if you cross into certain areas at certain times, say South of Market Street in San Francisco at rush hour, you pay. Andria Borba reports. (3-27-2019)
Refinery Malfunction To Blame For Rising Bay Area Gas PricesThe average price of gas in CA is $3.54 per gallon, nearly a dollar higher than the national average, according to AAA. Prices have been climbing about 17 cents per week! Susie Steimle explains that refineries are to blame. (3-27-2019)
San Francisco Approves Tax On Uber, Lyft Rides For Nov. BallotRideshare companies like Uber and Lyft make San Francisco's streets more congested and more worn. The city has approved a new fee which would charge rideshare companies 3.25% of each ride to help fix the streets. Joe Vasquez reports. (3-17-2019)
Chinese 'Tesla Killer' EV Carmaker Scales Back ExpansionSigns of a shake-up in the electric car industry Thursday as a Chinese company with a sizeable foothold in the South Bay slams the brakes on some of its big plans. Len Ramirez reports. (3-7-19)
Vehicular Victims of Bay Area Potholes Have Options for ReimbursementThe rain has let up -- now the potholes have sprung up and that means teeth-jarring rides on many Bay Area roads. KPIX 5's Kiet Do is in San Jose with the lowdown for drivers when the asphalt landmines damage your car. (3-7-19)
Tesla to Close Retail Showrooms to Cut CostsThe Silicon Valley electric car maker plans to close most of its stores worldwide and go strictly to internet sales as it tries to cut overhead. Len Ramirez reports. (3-1-19)

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