Toyota Recalls 340,000 Hybrid Priuses For Defective Parking BrakesToyota Motor Corp. recalled 340,000 gas-electric hybrid Prius cars around the world Wednesday, 212,000 of them in Japan and 94,000 in North America, for a defect in their parking brakes.
Toyota Invests In Uber, Offers Lease Deals To DriversToyota is investing in Uber, making it the latest car company to put money in a ride-hailing app.
Officers Searching For Vehicle Involved In Hit-And-Run Crash In South SacramentoPolice are searching for a hit-and-run driver who hit a teenage pedestrian on Saturday night in South Sacramento.
First Retail Hydrogen Refueling Station In Northern California Opening In West SacramentoThe first retail hydrogen refueling station in Northern California is set to open in our region this week.
Tech Issues Hurt Auto Reliability ScoresLexus finishes tops in Consumer Reports reliability study, followed closely by Toyota. Buick is top domestic brand.
List Of Cars Affected By Airbag RecallA defect in the devices can possibly kill or injure the driver or passengers. Is your car on the list?
US Agency Warns Nearly 8 Million Car Owners To Get Air Bags FixedThe inflator mechanisms in the air bags can rupture, causing metal fragments to fly out when the bags are deployed in crashes.
Automated Driving Is The FutureGeneral Motors, Toyota, and Honda have each indicated what the future holds for automobiles, announcing upcoming automated models of their vehicles.
Toyota: Automated Cars Won't Be Driverless CarsAutomaker lays out plans for "partnership" between the car and the driver.
Toyota Not Expecting Driverless Cars SoonYour car will soon do more to help avoid a crash. But as for leaving the driving to the vehicle while you relax, don't get your hopes up. That's the message from Toyota.
New Tesla For The Price Of A Prius?Electric Automaker Unveils Tesla Model 3 Sedan For $35,000
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.