Autos

In this April 15, 2018, file photo, the sun shines off the rear deck of a roadster on a Tesla dealer's lot in the south Denver suburb of Littleton, Colo. Tesla is suing a former employee at its Nevada battery factory alleging that he hacked into the manuf
(Photo credit: AP Photo/David Zalubowski, File)
June 20, 2018 - 1:21 pm
Martin Tripp of Sparks, Nevada, admitted to Tesla investigators that he wrote software that transferred several gigabytes of data outside the company…
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Model 3 Tesla
Model 3 Tesla (Photo credit: Tesla)
June 12, 2018 - 11:51 am
EV maker Tesla Inc. is laying off about 3,600 workers mainly from its salaried ranks as it slashes costs in an effort to deliver on CEO Elon Musk's promise to turn a profit in the second half of the year...
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Driverless Car
Driverless Car (Photo credit: PA Images/Sipa USA)
Matt Bigler
June 07, 2018 - 10:55 am
Self-driving cars... the future or something to worry about? A new study in the Bay Area finds support for autonomous vehicles has slipped over the previous year. KCBS Radio's Matt Bigler reports...
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Model 3 Tesla
Model 3 Tesla (Photo credit: Tesla)
May 30, 2018 - 1:34 pm
A wireless update of antilock braking software improved the stopping distance of Tesla's electric Model 3, prompting Consumer Reports to reverse course and give the car its "Recommended Buy" rating...
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Tesla Crash in Utah
(South Jordan Police Department via AP)
May 25, 2018 - 11:04 am
A Tesla that crashed while in Autopilot mode in Utah this month accelerated in the seconds before it smashed into a stopped firetruck, according to a police report obtained by The Associated Press.
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Johnny Pollard, of Haltom City, drives for Uber full time and says the job has saved him from unemployment and provided him with a good living. (Photo by Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS/Sipa USA)
(Photo credit: Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS/Sipa USA)
May 23, 2018 - 12:57 pm
Uber is ending its operation of self-driving cars in Arizona more than two months after a woman was struck and killed by one of its vehicles...
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In this Friday, May 11, 2018, photo released by the South Jordan Police Department shows a traffic collision involving a Tesla Model S sedan with a Fire Department mechanic truck stopped at a red light in South Jordan, Utah. Witnesses indicated the Tesla
(Photo credit: South Jordan Police Department via AP)
May 15, 2018 - 10:09 am
The driver of a Tesla electric car had the vehicle's semi-autonomous Autopilot mode engaged when she slammed into the back of a Utah fire truck over the weekend...
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SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 12: A sticker with the Uber logo is displayed in the window of a car on June 12, 2014 in San Francisco, California. The California Public Utilities Commission is cracking down on ride sharing companies like Lyft, Uber and Sidecar
Uber logo is displayed in the window of a car (Photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Megan Goldsby
May 08, 2018 - 11:16 am
The self-driving Uber car that hit and killed an Arizona woman did register her presence before the crash. But as KCBS Radio's Megan Goldsby reports, it just didn't do anything about it.
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(170210) -- CHICAGO, Feb. 10, 2017 (Xinhua) -- A BMW i8 sports car is on display at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, the United States on Feb. 9, 2017. (Xinhua/Wang Ping) (wtc) (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)
BMW i8 (Photo credit: Xinhua/Sipa USA)
Mike Colgan
May 03, 2018 - 10:05 am
Honda expects electric vehicles to account for 2/3 of their global sales by the year 2030. KCBS Radio's Mike Colgan says that you may be surprised to hear what the most popular model is right now.
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April 11, 2018 - 9:19 am
Get ready for a world of wonder at the 28th Pacific Coast Dream Machines Show, a uniquely spectacular showcase of motorized mechanical marvels from throughout the 20th and 21st centuries coming up on Sunday, April 29 from 10am to 4pm at Half Moon Bay Airport. “The Coolest Show On Earth” celebrates...
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