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Michigan

Snyder signs bill to allow cars to warm unattended

Snyder signs bill to allow cars to warm unattendedIt was prompted by Roseville resident Nick Taylor, who got a $125 ticket for leaving his car unattended in the driveway
  • Michigan
  • 4 hours, 31 minutes ago
Autos

Takata’s new Chinese owner emerges as car-safety player
Takata acquisition could make Wang owner of world’s second-biggest safety parts supplier

Takata’s new Chinese owner emerges as car-safety playerTakata acquisition could make Wang owner of world’s second-biggest safety parts supplier
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Autos

Finicky Ferrari won’t sell to collector David Lee

Finicky Ferrari won’t sell to collector David LeeHe has the cash and cachet, but Ferrari won’t let him buy a $2.2M LaFerrari Aperta
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Fiat Chrysler

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) new 2018 vehicles

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) new 2018 vehiclesFiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) new 2018 vehicles
  • Fiat Chrysler
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Mobility

Ford launches Bay Area ‘GoBike’ service

Ford launches Bay Area ‘GoBike’ serviceContinuing its mobility push, Ford will roll out bike-sharing program in Bay Area
  • Mobility
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Autos

Congress urged to pump the brakes on self-driving bills

Congress urged to pump the brakes on self-driving billsCritics say automakers would have too much leeway to test self-driving cars under a package of U.S. House bills
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Mobility

Avis, Hertz get in self-driving car game

Avis, Hertz get in self-driving car gameWaymo, Apple deals bolster rental-car firms for ride-sharing age
  • Mobility
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Toledo Jeeps top list of American-made metal

Howes: Toledo Jeeps top list of American-made metalTouting ‘Made in America’ is easier said than done, now that the global genie is out of the proverbial bottle.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Autos

Sterling Heights-based company to buy Takata assets

Sterling Heights-based company to buy Takata assetsRecall troubles cause air bag maker Takata to file for bankruptcy
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Dream Cruise

Dream Cruise won’t have Fiat Chrysler’s regular display

Dream Cruise won’t have Fiat Chrysler’s regular displayConstruction work ousts FCA from its usual spot on Woodward; Roadkill Nights will happen a weekend earlier
  • Dream Cruise
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Autos

Takata bankruptcy expected Monday in Japan, U.S.

Takata bankruptcy expected in Japan, U.S.Rival Key Safety Systems, in Sterling Heights, will buy most of Takata’s assets for $1.6 billion
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 4 hours ago
Autos

Review: 50th-year Toyota Corolla an even safer bet

Review: 50th-year Toyota Corolla an even safer betToyota decided to celebrate Corolla’s 50th anniversary this year by making it an even safer bet — emphasis on safe
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s big China play

Podcast: Howes on Ford’s big China playHowes: Ford’s move to produce its Focus compact in China signals a turn in the decision-making atop the Glass House.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 4 days, 9 hours ago
Henry Payne

Alfa aims Stelvio SUV at luxury market’s sweet spot

Alfa aims Stelvio SUV at luxury market’s sweet spotAlfa has an Italian recipe for the midsize crossover segment
  • Henry Payne
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Autos

Review: 2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4

Review: 2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman ALL4Souped up Mini is no mouse
  • Autos
  • 4 days, 21 hours ago
Autos

FEV in Auburn Hills to build vehicle test facility
Expansion of automotive engineering company would add 250 jobs in Auburn Hills

FEV in Auburn Hills to build vehicle test facilityExpansion of automotive engineering company would add 250 jobs in Auburn Hills
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 3 hours ago
Henry Payne

Payne: Toyota transforms the Camry

Payne: Toyota transforms the CamryThe common Camry has become an elegant, mainstream sedan
  • Henry Payne
  • 6 days, 3 hours ago
Mobility

Tesla to haul mobile showcase around Michigan

Tesla to haul mobile showcase around MichiganTesla can’t open a store in Michigan, but it is towing a trailer around the state to show its offerings
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 4 hours ago
GM

GM exits NHTSA safety oversight, seeks new relationship

GM exits NHTSA safety oversight, seeks new relationshipGM seeks ‘voluntary cooperation’ model for safety issues after 3 years of oversight due to switch scandal
  • GM
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Autos

Bills sent to Snyder speed tax cut for car trade-ins
Bills sent to Gov. Snyder on Thursday would accelerate a tax cut for people who trade in their vehicle

Bills sent to Snyder would speed tax cut for car trade-insBills sent to Gov. Snyder on Thursday would accelerate a tax cut for people who trade in their vehicle
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Mobility

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to Seattle

Ford expands Chariot shuttle service to SeattleFord continues expansion of Chariot shuttle service it bought last year
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 9 hours ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Blue Oval upends ‘build where you sell’ mantra

Howes: Ford upends ‘build where you sell’ mantraDeclining oil prices, investor pressure to maximize returns on capital push Ford to make politically dicey decisions.
  • Daniel Howes
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Autos

Beware ticket cameras in travels outside state

Beware ticket cameras in travels outside state23 states use cameras to hand out tickets
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Autos

Road warriors turn to Katech for 800-hp Vette engines

Road warriors turn to Katech for 800-hp Vette enginesTimes change, and so has Clinton Twp. engine-builder Katech
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Mobility

Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of future

Ford gathers street-smarts to guide cars of futureFord plans to bring a fully autonomous vehicle to market by 2021, but says that’s just the start
  • Mobility
  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Autos

Autonomous vehicle traffic at Mcity

Autonomous vehicle traffic at McityMcity urban test facility is bustling with autonomous vehicles including a pair of driverless shuttles that will transport students on the North Campus as well as the latest from Ford.
  • Autos
  • 1 week ago
Autos

The 2018 Toyota Camry

The 2018 Toyota CamryThe 2018 Toyota Camry
  • Autos
  • 1 week ago
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