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2018 North American International Auto Show
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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
  • 4 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month 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
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Detroit Auto Show

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicleInfiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 month, 1 week 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
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Consumer Reports: Impala, Bolt, F-150 best-in-class

Consumer Reports: Impala, Bolt, F-150 best-in-classGenesis, the upstart luxury brand from Hyundai, topples Audi for best brand in Consumer Reports testing
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
Autos

Takata reaches $650 million settlement with 44 states

Takata reaches $650M settlement with 44 statesStates will forgo most of money from maker of defective air bags in order to maximize payouts to those hurt or injured
  • Autos
  • 1 day, 15 hours 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
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Detroit Auto Show

Accord, XC60, Navigator named NACTOY winners

Accord, XC60, Navigator named NACTOY winnersHonda Accord notches a surprising win for Car of the Year
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Car Culture: Hot rod expo is vehicle for career day

Car Culture: Hot rod expo is vehicle for career dayFor about 3,000 Metro Detroit high schoolers, a day at Autorama could be a ticket to a lifelong pursuit, Preddy writes
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Autos

Leno gives a glimpse of his vast motorcycle collection

Leno gives a glimpse of his vast motorcycle collectionVintage motorcycles made by Vincent, Brough, Norton, BSA, AJS, Harley-Davidson and Indian fill Jay Leno’s garage
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Autos

Two cars earn top fender-bender prevention marks

2 cars earn top fender-bender prevention marksBMW 5 series and Subaru Outback with optional equipment were best at preventing parking-lot mishaps while backing up
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Autos

2018 Buick Enclave

2018 Buick Enclave2018 Buick Enclave
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Autos

Musk’s brother to raffle own Model 3 for charity

Musk’s brother to raffle own Model 3 for charityBig Green’s next spot for school gardens is Detroit
  • Autos
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Autos

Car-loan rates expected to rise

Car-loan rates expected to riseRates on auto loans have been stable the past few years, but there are signs that could change
  • Autos
  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Autos

Ford, GM shares drop as Commerce endorses metal tariffs

Ford, GM shares drop as Commerce recommends metal tariffsTariffs on imported steel and aluminum could cause the price of U.S.-made vehicles to rise
  • Autos
  • 1 week ago
Autos

Trump said to signal support for gas tax hike

Trump said to signal support for gas tax hikePresident reportedly tells lawmakers he would back a 25-cent-per-gallon gas tax increase to fix roads and bridges
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Autos

Trump administration questioned on NHTSA readiness

Trump administration questioned on NHTSA readinessDemocrats point out that the president has not yet nominated a candidate to run the federal highway safety agency
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Autos

Glut of off-lease SUVs may slow new-vehicle sales

Glut of off-lease SUVs may slow new-vehicle salesRecent-model crossovers and SUVs heading to dealer lots this year could eat into new-car sales
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Autos

Lexus tops dependability study, Buick ranks No. 3

Lexus tops dependability study, Buick ranks No. 3In J.D. Power Vehicle Dependability Study, owners overall report fewer problems for the first time since 2013
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Autos

Marijuana’s 4/20 holiday tied to rise in fatal crashes

Marijuana’s 4/20 holiday tied to rise in fatal crashesPot users’ self-proclaimed holiday is linked with a slight increase in fatal U.S. car crashes
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Autos

Sen. Peters to Trump: Pump brakes on steel dumping

Sen. Peters to Trump: Pump brakes on steel dumpingMeeting on trade takes place against a backdrop of the Trump administration’s push for major changes to NAFTA
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Detroit Auto Show

Mercedes will skip Detroit auto show in 2019

Mercedes will skip Detroit auto show in 2019The pullout by Mercedes-Benz is the latest in a growing list of foreign and luxury brands to bypass the Detroit show
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Autos

CAR-toon by Henry Payne

CAR-toon by Henry PayneCAR-toon by Henry Payne
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Autos

Tesla Model 3 debuts in Chicago

Tesla Model 3 debuts in ChicagoTesla Model 3 debuts in Chicago
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks ago
Autos

Tesla posts record $675M quarterly loss

Tesla posts record $675M quarterly lossTesla says it’s on track to meet the most recent production goal for the Model 3 sedan that’s been delayed several times
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Harley recalls 75K bikes because brakes can fail

Harley recalls nearly 175K bikes because brakes can failUnder pressure from safety regulators, Harley-Davidson is recalling nearly 175K motorcycles for possible brake failure
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Widow of UAW exec ‘contrite’ after guilty plea

Widow of UAW exec ‘contrite’ after guilty pleaWidow of UAW exec ‘contrite’ after guilty plea
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

U.S. tax cuts help global rivals of GM, Ford

U.S. tax cuts help global rivals of GM, FordJapanese and German automakers expect big boost from President Trump’s tax bill
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

U.S. auto companies lose value amid market plunge

U.S. auto companies lose value amid market plungeAutomotive stocks tend to fare worse during a stock market correction.
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Autos

Fiat Chrysler to air 5 ads during Super Bowl

Fiat Chrysler to air 5 ads during Super BowlDon’t expect to see GM or Ford commercials during the game; Jeep, Ram and foreign cars will steal the spotlight
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks ago
Autos

Detroit 3 to get $189M from Takata for faulty air bags

Detroit 3 to get $189M from Takata for faulty air bagsMore than 60 companies will split $850M for costs incurred in replacing deadly air bag inflators
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Car prices rise in mediocre month for sales

Car prices rise in mediocre month for salesAmong domestics, only General Motors posted a profit in the first month of the year
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Station wagons are back – in crossover disguise

Station wagons are back – in crossover disguiseBuick’s new Regal TourX is the latest addition to the growing stable of Europe-inspired, all-wheel drive wagons
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

New world sales record set at motorcycle auction

New world sales record set at motorcycle auctionUnrestored 1951 Vincent Black Lightning sells for nearly $1M
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

RV show starts Wednesday in Novi

RV show starts Wednesday in NoviDetroit Camper & RV Show will have at least 285 models on the floor
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Trump’s auto riffs run afoul of fact checkers, reality

Trump’s auto riffs run afoul of fact checkers“In Detroit,” the president said, “I halted government mandates that crippled America’s great, beautiful autoworkers...”
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Autos

Investors can’t get enough Tesla bonds

Investors can’t get enough Tesla bondsThey’ve put in orders for up to 14 times what the EV maker intends to sell on some slices of an asset-backed security
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Autos

Harley-Davidson shuts Missouri plant as woes worsen

Harley-Davidson shuts Missouri plant as woes worsenMilwaukee-based motorcycle maker will close its factory in Kansas City, Missouri, as sales continue to fall
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

22nd person dies due to faulty Takata air bag inflators

22nd person dies due to faulty Takata air bag inflatorsDriver in Malaysia was killed New Year’s Day by exploding air bag inflator
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Autos

Elon Musk sells $5M in flamethrowers to fund tunnels

Elon Musk sells $5M in flamethrowers to fund tunnels$500 flamethrowers will help fund high-speed hyperloop
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Autos

California governor pushes for 5M zero-emission cars

California governor pushes for 5 million zero-emission carsGov. Jerry Brown outlined a $2.5 billion plan Friday to help Californians buy electric vehicles
  • Autos
  • 4 weeks ago
Autos

UAW chief: Labor bargaining not tainted by corruption

UAW chief: Labor bargaining not tainted by corruptionUAW president Dennis Williams says former FCA labor negotiator Alphons Iacobelli is lying in plea deal
  • Autos
  • 4 weeks ago
Autos

Senators tout ‘careful’ self-drive bill at DC auto show

Senators tout ‘careful’ self-drive bill at DC auto show“We must allow innovation to thrive while also ensuring the technology is safe and reliable,” the bill’s sponsor said
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Detroit Auto Show

Detroit News Readers' Choice award winners

Detroit News Readers’ Choice award winnersDetroit News Readers' Choice award winners
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Huge pay package for Musk at Tesla, with huge goals

Huge pay package for Musk at Tesla, with ambitious goalsElon Musk will remain at Tesla under a 10-year, all-or-nothing pay package that demands massive growth
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

FCA officials paid to sway UAW negotiations, feds say

FCA officials paid to sway UAW negotiations, feds sayEx-FCA labor negotiator Alphons Iacobelli’s plea deal suggests corruption was more widespread than previously disclosed
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Detroit Auto Show

Your guide to the Detroit auto show

Your guide to the Detroit auto showAs show opens to public on Jan. 20, turnstiles are expected to spin furiously with at least 700,000 automotive fans, friends and family likely to swing through Cobo
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Michigan union membership increased by 1.2% in 2017

Michigan union membership increased by 1.2% in 2017The number of union members in Michigan increased from 606,000 in 2016 to 658,000 last year
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Detroit Auto Show

Henry Payne, Nora Naughton, Ian Thibodeau talk Detroit auto show 2018

Henry Payne, Nora Naughton, Ian Thibodeau talk Detroit auto show 2018Detroit News auto critic Henry Payne talks truck wars, Chinese vehicles, and electric and autonomous vehicles at the 2018 Detroit auto show with Detroit News autos team writers Ian Thibodeau and Nora Naughton.
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 month ago
Detroit

City officials: Beware of sex trafficking at auto show

Detroit officials: Beware of sex trafficking at auto showCity officials urge the public to be vigilant of sex trafficking as Detroit boosts its efforts to curb it
  • Detroit
  • 1 month ago
Autos

14 automakers list more models in Takata recall

14 automakers list more models in Takata recallThe U.S. recalls, which are being managed by NHTSA, are being phased in over the next three years
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Henry Payne

Big and bold dominate the Detroit Auto Show

Big and bold dominate the Detroit Auto ShowA look at what’s new and what’s cool
  • Henry Payne
  • 1 month ago
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