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University Team Measured Big Gaps In Jetta, Passat Testing

A team of four researchers at West Virginia University unpeeled the first layers of Volkswagen's diesel cheating scandal. Here's how they did it.


West Virginia Researches Found Anomalies In May 2014

Fallout from Volkswagen's revelation that it engaged in cheating on emissions testing continued Monday, with the company's stock falling more than 15 percent and a Congressional subcommittee announcing an investigation into the German auto giant's conduct.


Californian Uber drivers may have won class action status in a lawsuit, but Uber isn't about to let this decision go without a fight


A YouTube user known as mulletFive filmed his hellish drive through the Valley Fire wildfire northwest of Sacramento this weekend.


A California bill wants to increase renewable energy and efficiency targets – while reducing fossil fuels – by 2030. The legislation has again pitted environmentalists against oil companies.


Gov. Brown's Proposal May Tie Gas Tax To Consumer Price Index

A new proposal by California governor Jerry Brown could increase gas and diesel taxes in the state, as well as charge a fee to plug-in vehicle drivers.


Three drivers in California are taking Uber to court over possible violations of labor laws. A federal judge has turned it into a class action suit.


These Changes Put Your Warranty At Risk, Of Course

BMW i3 range-extender software for California vehicles can be tweaked to enable larger gas displacement, longer driving range.


As happened in Virginia, California auto dealers have asked the state DMV to crack down on Tesla's referral program, citing a state law banning unlicensed dealers.


All-Electric Car Company Talking To Four States For Upcoming Factory

Electric car company Faraday Future is talking to four states about its first factory location. Nevada is working hard to get the nod.


California now has an income limit to receive EV rebates, but critics want to see it reduced even further.


Industry veteran and former Ford of Europe CEO Martin Leach resurfaces with an unnamed company working on an EV, based in China and California.


A leading consumer group called upon California officials Thursday to strengthen their oversight of crashes involving self-driving cars.


California Assembly Bill 8 lays out $200 million over 10 years to build a hydrogen superhighway. Green Car Reports looks at some of the bill's requirements.


State Aims To Have 3% Of New Cars Be Zero Emissions This Year

California hopes to be selling all electric, plug-in hybrid and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles by 2030.


Toyota Says Refueling Infrastructure Will Be Better At October Launch

Over 600 people have asked to buy a Toyota Mirai hydrogen fuel-cell model in the first 10 days that the vehicle's order website was open.


A pair of quick-thinking sheriffs in Northern California saved the life of a motorist after he crashed his car on a set of busy train tracks Monday.


US Hydrogen Refueling Infrastructure Still Lags Japan's, Though

Toyota says California is prepping dozens of hydrogen refueling stations for October arrival of the Mirai.


A hundred BMW i3 owners in California are receiving $1,000 to take part in a pilot program to delay charging their EVs during peak hours. At the end of the 18-month test, even more money could be on the way to them.


Wanxiang-Owned Plug-In Vehicle Maker Plans Comeback

Fisker looks to hire about three-dozen people starting this week for its new Southern California factory.


San Bernardino, CA, police posed as panhandlers last week to catch distracted drivers in the act.

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