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Porsche 911 blockbuster sequel premieres in LA

Porsche 911 blockbuster sequel premiers in LAThe teardrop-shaped 911, first introduced in 1964, has maintained its iconic silhouette over six decades with a rear-mounted engine, 2+2 seating
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Autos

Detroit auto show moves to June in '20

Detroit auto show moves to June in ‘20North American International Auto Show moves to summer in 2020, with outdoor events planned
  • Autos
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Detroit

Detroit auto show launches 2019 poster contest

Detroit auto show launches 2019 poster contestNorth American International Auto Show poster contest open to Michigan high schoolers; deadline Nov. 20
  • Detroit
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Autos

Detroit auto show aims for June in 2020

Detroit auto show aims for June in 2020Detroit auto show organizer urged to take note of U.K. event amid bid to halt big-name exits
  • Autos
  • 5 months ago
Detroit Auto Show

The 2019 Ford Ranger

The 2019 Ford RangerThe 2019 Ford Ranger
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: SUVs

Detroit Auto Show Guide: SUVsA look at the SUVs and crossovers on display at the Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Concepts

Detroit Auto Show Guide: ConceptsA look at concept cars featured at Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Sports cars

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Sports carsA look at new sports cars and coupes on display at the Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Sedans

Detroit Auto Show Guide: SedansA look at the new sedans from European and American carmakers at Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Luxury cars

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Luxury carsA look at luxury cars unveiled at Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Luxury SUVs

Detroit Auto Show Guide: Luxury SUVsA look at the luxury SUVS on display at the Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Neal Rubin

Rubin: The Teamster who keeps the auto show trucking

Rubin: The Teamster who keeps the auto show truckingAt Cobo, it’s CoCo who has to dodge disaster and make sure it’s smooth sailing on the loading dock
  • Neal Rubin
  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Lincoln Navigator takes top honor at Readers’ Choice

Detroit News readers name Lincoln Navigator Best of ShowOne hundred judges selected from the public voted for the best vehicles of the Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 2 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Payne: 10 must-see vehicles at Cobo

Payne: 10 must-see vehicles at CoboBig trucks, a Chinese SUV and a gorgeous concept car: Don’t miss these significant debuts
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Cars, city share spotlight as auto show opens to public

Cars, city share spotlight as auto show opens to publicNAIAS worker spends time wiping down the cars while visitors admire vehicle features
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Pickups reload to meet demand

Pickups reload to meet demandA look at the large and mid-size trucks at the Detroit auto show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

High spirits, fun and fashion mark Charity Preview

High spirits, fun and fashion mark Charity PreviewThe 2018 Charity Preview has raised $5.1 million for eight children’s charities
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Crowds swarm Detroit auto show on public’s first day

Crowds swarm auto show on public’s first dayMany were awed by the shiny new vehicles and high-tech features offered on the first public day of the popular event
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Glitz and glamour at the 2018 Charity Preview

Glitz and glamour at the 2018 Charity PreviewHave a look around the shiny cars and fashionable folks attending the annual 'car prom', as known as the North American International Auto Show Charity Preview night.
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Bill Ford Jr. says Charity Preview is 'great'

Bill Ford Jr. says Charity Preview is ‘great’Chairman of Ford Motor Company tells us why he thinks Charity Preview at the Detroit auto show is 'great' for the city.
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Chief Craig and council member Ayers belt out "Congratulations"

Chief Craig and council member Ayers belt out “Congratulations”Detroit Police Chief James Craig and city council member Janee' Ayers sing at the Cadillac Carpool Karaoke booth.
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Race for self-driving car supremacy is no sprint

Howes: Race for self-driving car supremacy no sprintSkepticism is warranted. It’s way too early to predict who reaches AV finish line. How many customers will come along?
  • Daniel Howes
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Robotic car test center aims to create toughest trials

Robotic car test center aims to create toughest trialsAmerican Center for Mobility proving ground at Willow Run creates scenarios to challenge self-driving cars
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit auto show highlights industry’s balancing act

Auto show highlights industry’s balancing actAutomakers are engineering and building vehicles in the truck-and-SUV-fueled present to finance an electrified future
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Restaurants + Bars

Where to eat, drink downtown Detroit during Auto Show

Coming to auto show? Here’s where to eatSome top picks for noshing in and around Cobo Center this month, from casual to upscale
  • Restaurants + Bars
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Henry Payne

Payne: How my bets fared for vehicles of the year

Payne: How my bets fared for vehicles of the yearNews auto critic goes one for three, still feels weird about it
  • Henry Payne
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Marchionne: Electric cars not worth investment

Marchionne: Electric cars not worth investmentSergio Marchionne says it's foolish to hype EV plans when future is so unclear
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Infiniti says it will go ‘all electric’

Infiniti says it will go ‘all electric’Infiniti will start phasing out gas engines in 2021; expects half of sales in some markets to be battery by 2025
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

VW aims to rebuild U.S. sales, reputation

VW aims to rebuild U.S. sales, reputationFor 2017, Volkswagen sales topped 10 million, pushing it past Toyota to become the world’s largest automaker
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Subaru invests $2M at driverless test track

Subaru invests $2M at driverless test trackAnother carmaker buys into the American Center for Mobility autonomous proving grounds in Ypsilanti
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Politicians play McQueen-style movie stars in fake 'Bullitt' trailer

Politicians play McQueen-style movie stars in fake ‘Bullitt’ trailerPoliticians play McQueen-style movie stars in fake 'Bullitt' trailer
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Self-driving fleets could keep seniors mobile

Self-driving fleets could keep seniors mobileRobotic cars could help older people get to the grocery store and doctor, but they may need to be convinced they’re safe
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Need for new kind of speed drives automakers

Howes: Need for new kind of speed drives automakersPace set by Silicon Valley bias for technological innovation, seeping steadily into consumer consciousness worldwide
  • Daniel Howes
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Infiniti's Q Inspiration concept bows in Detroit

Infiniti reveals Q Inspiration concept at Detroit auto showJapanese luxury brand Infiniti is going a step beyond with the Q Inspiration Concept
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Kia reveals new Forte at Detroit auto show

Kia reveals new Forte sedan at Detroit auto showKia showed off the latest version of its sedan, giving it a Stinger-like update
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Volvo lacks venue to accept award

Volvo lacks venue to accept awardThe automaker lacks a display at this year’s Detroit auto show, though its XC60 won a major honor
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicleInfiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept debuts

Lexus LF-1 Limitless Concept debutsNew Lexus flagship concept vehicle promises crossover utility and luxury-sedan comfort
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 3 weeks ago
Detroit Auto Show

VW Passat gets GT swagger

VW Passat gets GT swaggerNew sport-trimmed Passat GT is first VW model designed for U.S. market by its U.S. design and engineering teams
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 10 months, 4 weeks ago
Autos

CAR-toon by Henry Payne

CAR-toon by Henry PayneCAR-toon by Henry Payne
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Autos

Tesla to use stock-cash mix to pay off March debt

Tesla to use stock-cash mix to pay off March debtHolders of Tesla bonds due in March will be paid with a 50-50 mix of cash and stock if they elect to convert the debt
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Autos

Late payment? ‘Kill switch’ can strand you and your car

Late payment? ‘Kill switch’ can strand you and your carSubprime auto lenders are using more sophisticated versions to ensure that car buyers make their payments
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Autos

2019 Nissan Altima

2019 Nissan AltimaThis is the 2019 Nissan Altima.
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 15 hours ago
Opinion

Pick the winners for Readers Choice Awards

Pick the winners for Readers Choice AwardsWalk the Detroit Auto Show floor before the show opens to the public and help us pick the best-in-show
  • Opinion
  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
Autos

Ford cuts could eclipse GM's, Morgan Stanley says

Ford cuts could eclipse GM’s, analyst saysMorgan Stanley analyst Adam Jonas says the Blue Oval's looming cuts could be big an assessment Ford calls 'pure speculation'
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Autos

American buyers continue to abandon the trusty car

American buyers keep abandoning cars for SUVsTruck and SUV sales boosted FCA, but couldn't save Ford in November
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
Autos

How new NAFTA deal will affect automakers

How new NAFTA deal will affect automakersPresident Trump signed a new trade deal that would replace the North American Free Trade Agreement on Friday, setting up a likely battle in Congress
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 5 hours ago
Autos

US: China’s tariffs on autos ‘egregious’

US: China’s tariffs on autos ‘egregious’U.S. Trade Rep. Robert Lighthizer complained that China slaps 40 percent tariffs on U.S. auto imports
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Autos

Most 2018 base-model cars earn poor headlight grades

Most ‘18 base-model cars have poor headlightsMost base-model 2018 cars tested by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety earned poor ratings in headlight tests conducted by the group.
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Autos

European carmakers step up their games

European carmakers step up their gamesBMW, Volvo and Audi battle in the premium SUV and sedan segments.
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Autos

2019 Car, Utility, Truck of the Year nominees

2019 Car, Utility, Truck of the Year nomineesThe winners will be announced in January 2019 at the North American International Auto Show
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Autos

Trump threatens 25% tariffs on imported cars

Trump threatens 25% tariffs on imported carsAs his fury over GM's austerity moves continues unabated, the president wants to impose the "chicken tax" on auto imports
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
GM

Trump threatens to yank EV tax credits from GM

Trump threatens to yank EV tax credits from GMPresident Trump is threatening to cut electric-car subsidies used by GM in retaliation for the company's plans to idle four U.S plants
  • GM
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Autos

LA Auto show preview: Big SUVs, Jeep Gladiator pickup

LA Auto show preview: Big SUVs, Jeep pickupThe Los Angeles Auto Show usually is centered around the latest in green and luxury vehicles, but this year there will be mainstream utes galore.
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Autos

Auto industry corruption probe to intensify in 2019

Auto industry corruption probe to intensify in 2019Feds eye new criminal targets as auto-industry corruption scandal involving UAW-Chrysler widens to include GM and Ford
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Autos

Holidays breathe life back into 0% auto loan

Holidays breathe life back into 0% auto loanGM, Ford and Nissan are offering no-interest loans
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Autos

Automakers face fight to stand out in driverless era

Driverless cars challenge: Staying uniqueAutomakers and technology companies are gearing up to launch robotic vehicles, but details are fuzzy on how they'll make money
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Autos

Tesla lowers prices in China as trade war takes toll

Tesla lowers prices in China as trade war takes tollTesla lowered prices of the Model S and Model X, seeking to boost sales after the trade war with the U.S. hit demand.
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Carmakers rail against steel, aluminum and import tariffs

Carmakers rail against steel, aluminum tariffsGroups that lobby for carmakers and auto part suppliers spoke out against tariffs that they say are driving up costs and threatening competitiveness
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Capturing Route 66 on film before it's gone

Capturing Route 66 on film before it’s gone“66 on 66: A Photographer's Journey" captures the roadside attractions and neon-lit artifacts of U.S. Highway 66
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

EPA seeks new truck pollution rules

EPA seeks new truck pollution rulesThe EPA is proposing to rewrite rules that limit pollution from heavy trucks but slow the economy
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Autos

Give used cars the ‘sniff’ test

Give used cars the ‘sniff’ testVehicles damaged by recent hurricanes are now appearing with ‘for sale’ signs
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Ford, GM, Toyota rank high on diversity scorecard

Ford, GM, Toyota rank high on diversityJesse Jackson's Rainbow Push Coalition seeks to make minority representation in the auto industry 'more than a trendy talking point'
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Mobility

Safety groups hope for more robot car regs if Dems win

Safety groups eye post-election robot car regsSafety groups hope Democrats will mandate automakers to release information about their self-driving car testing if they win next week’s election.
  • Mobility
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

FCA sales up, Fords down as good ol' cars slowly recede

FCA sales up, Ford down as cars slowly recedeAverage transaction prices are rising, and some automakers are finding a way to sell vehicles as sales plateau in the U.S.
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Trump, carmakers forge complicated relationship

Trump, carmakers forge complicated relationshipAs he approaches the second anniversary of his election, President Trump has a sometimes-contradictory alliance with the U.S. auto industry
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Know what to do when a deer darts in front of your car

Know what to do when a deer darts in front of your carIt’s that time of year when most deer collisions happen
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Volvo S60

Volvo S60Detroit News auto critic Henry Payne flogged the 2019 Volvo S60 through the twisty roads of northern LA.
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Waiting for car to be serviced is still wasted time
Car dealers miss opportunities with captive audiences in service department waiting rooms

Waiting for car to be serviced is wasted timeCar dealers miss opportunities with captive audiences in service department waiting rooms
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Revology gives classic Mustangs a transfusion

Revology gives classic Mustangs a transfusionAn ex-Ford exec brings '60s ponies back with 21st-century tech
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

UAW builds lakeside home for retired president

UAW builds lakeside home for retired presidentDespite posting a $2.8 million loss last year, a UAW subsidiary started building a 1,885-sq.ft. cottage for Dennis Williams earlier this year
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Harley-Davidson to recall nearly 178K bikes

Harley-Davidson to recall nearly 178K bikes to fix clutchesThe recall to fix clutches covers 26 models from the 2017 and 2018 model years
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Show-stopper: Ford GT Carbon Series debuts in Vegas

Show-stopper: Ford GT Carbon Series debuts in VegasThe new, 2019 Ford GT Carbon Series
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Mobility

Self-driving cars expected to shake up insurance industry

Self-driving cars could threaten insurersAutonomous vehicles could increase premiums and disrupt the bottom line for insurance companies.
  • Mobility
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Report: FBI conducting criminal investigation into Tesla

Report: FBI conducting criminal investigation into TeslaThe Wall Street Journal reported Friday that FBI agents are contacting former Tesla employees to interview them
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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