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2018 North American International Auto Show
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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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
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  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 3 months, 3 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
  • 3 months, 4 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 3 months, 4 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
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  • 4 months 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
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  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months, 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
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  • 4 months 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
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  • 4 months 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
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  • 4 months ago
Detroit Auto Show

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle

Infiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicleInfiniti Q Inspiration concept vehicle
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  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months 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
  • 4 months ago
Autos

Trump NHTSA pick's vote postponed
A vote on Deputy NHTSA Administrator Heidi King's nomination to lead the agency has been postponed.

NHTSA pick’s vote postponedA vote on Deputy NHTSA Administrator Heidi King's nomination to lead the agency has been postponed.
  • Autos
  • 8 hours, 19 minutes ago
Autos

How to lease a $50,000 BMW for $54 a month

How to lease a $50,000 BMW for $54 a monthCarmakers pile some of the highest incentive offers onto electric models
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Autos

Wash your car the eco-friendly way

Wash your car the eco-friendly wayA lot of that soap from washing cars ends up in rivers and lakes
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 4 hours ago
Autos

NHTSA pick faces tough questions on recalls, robot cars

NHTSA pick faces tough questions on recalls, robot carsHeidi King, the Trump administration’s nominee for NHTSA chief, pressed on whether human-caused climate change is real
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Autos

Auburn Hills car supplier to Trump: No China tariffs

Auburn Hills car supplier to Trump: No China tariffsMary Buchzeiger, CEO of Lucerne International, says proposed tariffs on Chinese goods could put her out of business
  • Autos
  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Autos

Electric-car era threatens firefighters with new risks

Electric-car era threatens firefighters with new risksTechniques for extinguishing burning gasoline-fueled vehicles could make worse a blaze in a battery-powered one
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Autos

Race is on to set up Europe’s EV charging network

Race is on to set up Europe’s EV charging networkFord, VW, BMW and Daimler team up in Europe for electric car charging network
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 10 hours ago
Autos

Buyers skip more subprime car payments than in crisis

Buyers skip more subprime car payments than in crisisDelinquency rate for subprime auto loans more than 60 days past due reached the highest since 1996 at 5.8%
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  • 6 days, 11 hours ago
Autos

Pope’s Lamborghini sold at auction

Pope’s Lamborghini sold at auctionCustomized Lamborghini Huracan owned by Pope Francis brings nearly $961,000 at auction
  • Autos
  • 6 days, 12 hours ago
Autos

Driverless vehicles may reshape future of warfare

Driverless vehicles may reshape future of warfareThe Army’s TARDEC research center in Warren is working on self-driving infantry vehicles and tanks to protect troops
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Autos

Trump to carmakers: ‘Build more cars’ in the U.S.

Trump to carmakers: ‘Build more cars’ in the U.S.The closed-door session, which will be the first joint trip by automakers to the White House since January 2017
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Autos

Carmakers gear up for White House meeting on mpg rules

Carmakers gear up for WH meeting on mpg rulesExecutives from auto companies to meet with president as he considers changes to rules on gas mileage and trade
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Detroit Auto Show

Audi latest luxury automaker to skip Detroit auto show

Audi latest luxury automaker to skip Detroit auto showAudi is the third and final German luxury automaker to bolt from the North American International Auto Show for 2019
  • Detroit Auto Show
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Autos

Driven to distraction by smartphones, other devices

Driven to distraction by smartphones, other devicesAmazon wants to put Alexa in the car seat next to you
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Autos

Tesla’s head designer: ‘Less is more’

Tesla’s head designer: ‘Less is more’Tesla designer says the Model S had to be ‘beautiful and alluring, like a moth attracted to a flame’
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 5 days ago
Autos

Musk vows to fire ‘barnacle’ temps who don’t made grade

Musk vows to fire ‘barnacle’ temps who don’t made gradeThe billionaire is trying to get Model 3 production back on track at Tesla’s Fremont factory
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Autos

Trump eyes strategy to fight Calif. car pollution rules

Trump eyes strategy to fight Calif. car pollution rulesFederal regulators are drafting a proposal that takes aim at California’s authority to set its own smog-busting rules
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Autos

Backup plan: Rearview cameras now required on all cars

Backup plan: Rearview cameras now required on all carsBackup cameras are expected to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities caused by so-called backover crashes
  • Autos
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
Autos

Small cars: Detroit 3 pull back, foreign rivals all-in

Small cars: Detroit 3 pull back, foreign rivals all-inAs Detroit automakers abandon passenger cars in favor of SUVs, foreign makers see them as crucial to long-term strategy
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  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Musk buys $9.85M in Tesla stock after taunting shorts

Musk buys $9.85M in Tesla stock after taunting shortsStake of Elon Musk in Tesla now approaches 20%
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  • 2 weeks ago
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Tesla’s Musk defends comments made in conference call

Tesla’s Musk defends comments made in conference callElon Musk takes to Twitter, saying the people he shut down during conference call were ‘sell-side analysts’
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: Competing auto show visions pit October vs. June

Howes: Competing auto show visions pit October vs. JuneGeneral Motors sees auto show becoming a consumer-first event anchoring Motor City’s ‘massive festival of automotive’
  • Daniel Howes
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Autos

U.S. car sales dip about 5% in April

U.S. car sales dip about 5% in AprilAs sales of new cars fall, prices continue to rise
  • Autos
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Autos

Sources: US to propose mpg rules freeze at 2020 levels

Sources: US to propose mpg rules freeze at 2020 levelsTrump administration said to be considering whether to challenge Calif. authority to set its own gas mileage standards
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Daniel Howes

Howes: China moving deliberately into global auto club

Howes: China moving deliberately into auto clubGeely chairman: ‘I want the whole world to hear the cacophony generated by Geely and other made-in-China cars.’
  • Daniel Howes
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Autos

On the hunt for collectible bits from automotive past

On the hunt for collectible bits from automotive pastHood ornaments, gas station memorabilia and old car advertisements are treasures for some collectors
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Autos

Beijing Auto Show

Beijing Auto ShowBeijing Auto Show
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Autos

Texting and driving a minor ding with insurers

Texting and driving a minor ding with insurersUnderwriters deem some seemingly innocuous incidents, like driving too slowly, far more dangerous, analysis finds
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Carmakers face higher mpg fines

Carmakers face higher mpg finesA NHTSA effort to postpone a $8.50 per-one tenth of a mile-per-gallon increase was overturned by a federal court.
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Autos

CAR-toon by Henry Payne

CAR-toon by Henry PayneCAR-toon by Henry Payne
  • Autos
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Autos

Small cars’ decline a return to the norm

Small cars’ decline a return to the normMarket is actually returning to historical norms after an unusual period when automakers expanded small-car offerings
  • Autos
  • 4 weeks ago
Autos

Henry Payne goes 0-60 in a 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Henry Payne goes 0-60 in a 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1The 755 horse power 'Vette has a 6.2-liter, supercharged V-8
  • Autos
  • 4 weeks ago
Autos

Ghost in the machine: Indian motorcycles may self-start

Ghost in the machine: Indian motorcycles may self-startIndian Motorcycle started a recall Thursday of 11 models from the 2018 model year
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Asleep near the wheel: Another reason for car ownership

Asleep near the wheel: Another reason for car ownershipSleeping in cars is not new. Henry Ford and his friends used converted Model Ts to camp during their road-tripping.
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

California investigating Tesla workplace
Probe follows report about worker protections at the company’s auto plant in Fremont

California investigating Tesla workplaceProbe follows report about worker protections at the company’s auto plant in Fremont
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Tesla autopilot safety claim draws scrutiny

Tesla autopilot safety claim draws scrutinySeveral safety experts say automaker is misstating a federal crash-reduction finding on the system
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Automaker ownership offer latest China trade gambit

Automaker ownership offer latest China trade gambitU.S. companies take wait-and-see approach amid brewing trade war
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Top UAW official will not seek re-election

Top UAW official will not seek re-electionUAW Secretary-Treasurer Gary Casteel is retiring and will not seek re-election in June
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Automakers push Congress for higher fuel standards

Automakers push Congress for higher fuel standardsHigher octane standard would allow engineers to gain more mpg while not sacrificing performance
  • Autos
  • 1 month ago
Autos

Takata secured by Auburn Hills-based Key Safety Systems

Takata acquired by Auburn Hills-based Key Safety SystemsThe Japanese air bag maker embroiled in a global recall linked to at least 22 deaths said its president has resigned
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Autos

Auto industry complexities defy easy Trump fix

Auto industry complexities defy easy Trump fixTrump administration’s ideas on fuel economy, trade threaten to upend delicate balance automakers spent years refining
  • Autos
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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