Bay Area Cars

VIDEO: Look and Touch at This Auto Show

VIDEO: Look and Touch at This Auto Show

No sales pressure to buy at gigantic event in San Jose. Watch »

Jan 6, 2011
Splitting Water With Sun Power Means Cheap and Easy Hydrogen Fuel

Splitting Water With Sun Power Means Cheap and Easy Hydrogen Fuel

Electric cars are great for the environment, but if you want to drive more than a hundred miles or so, your... Read »

Dec 27, 2010
Berkeley Man Drives Away the Bay's 1st Chevy Volt

Berkeley Man Drives Away the Bay's 1st Chevy Volt

Thousands of Californians still on a waitlist. Read »

Dec 20, 2010

The Future of Eco Cars Isn't Just the Prius

Remember back when the Prius being a hybrid was a big deal? Not anymore. A bunch of eco-friendly(er) power... View »

Nov 19, 2010
7 Cutting-Edge Eco Cars That Are Right Around the Corner

7 Cutting-Edge Eco Cars That Are Right Around the Corner

Remember back when the Prius being a hybrid was a big deal? Not anymore. Read »

Nov 19, 2010
Up Next: San Francisco International Auto Show

Up Next: San Francisco International Auto Show

Vroom vroom your way to the City. Read »

Nov 18, 2010
BMW's Gorgeous Plug-in Hybrid Concept Car Gets Real

BMW's Gorgeous Plug-in Hybrid Concept Car Gets Real

Last year, BMW showed that if it did want to make a plug-in hybrid, it'd make a damn sexy one. Read »

Nov 5, 2010
Get a Grip: Gas Stations Ordered to Remove Auto-Flow Pumps

Get a Grip: Gas Stations Ordered to Remove Auto-Flow Pumps

Filling your gas tank will be a much more hands-on process now. Read »

Oct 21, 2010
Water Taxis Anyone?

Water Taxis Anyone?

Water taxis could connect the City to sleepy coastal suburbs. Read »

Oct 13, 2010
Eco-Cars Struggle to Meet Expectations

Eco-Cars Struggle to Meet Expectations

Eco-friendly cars are super-expensive, only a little bit green. Read »

Oct 12, 2010
The Chevy Volt Isn't an All-Electric Car, It's a Fancy Hybrid

The Chevy Volt Isn't an All-Electric Car, It's a Fancy Hybrid

Here's some surprising news: the much-ballyhooed Chevy Volt, promised as the first mainstream all-electric... Read »

Oct 11, 2010
Would You Ride Through Busy Traffic in a Google Robotic Car?

Would You Ride Through Busy Traffic in a Google Robotic Car?

Car with no driver shares the golden state road. Read »

Oct 11, 2010
Tesla Weathers First Recall

Tesla Weathers First Recall

Tesla moves forward from recall with hiring news. Read »

Oct 7, 2010
SF Parking Rates Among the Nation's Highest

SF Parking Rates Among the Nation's Highest

A recent study proves what so many commuters in the City already knew. Read »

Oct 7, 2010
Share Your Personal Car, Rake in Some Cash

Share Your Personal Car, Rake in Some Cash

New car-sharing law could make car-ownership unnecessary for even more people. Read »

Oct 1, 2010
Fremont Auto Plant Reborn as Tesla Motors

Fremont Auto Plant Reborn as Tesla Motors

The Nummi Auto plant is officially back in business as Tesla Motors. Read »

Oct 1, 2010
Bearing the Heat Aboard BART

Bearing the Heat Aboard BART

Unseasonable temps can make for an uncomfortable -- and stinky -- commute. Read »

Sep 29, 2010
Make Like Adam West and Drive Around in a Real-Deal Batmobile

Make Like Adam West and Drive Around in a Real-Deal Batmobile

Officially licensed and lovingly detailed, they're the ultimate object of lust for old-school Batman fans. Read »

Jul 6, 2011
Bay Area Tops Nation's Worst Roads List

Bay Area Tops Nation's Worst Roads List

There's a pretty good chance you traveled on bad roads on your Bay Area commute today. Read »

Sep 22, 2010
Why Doesn't SF Have Enough Cabs?

Why Doesn't SF Have Enough Cabs?

Cab shortage frustrates riders, but drivers want to keep their numbers low. Read »

Sep 17, 2010
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