U.S. transportation chief Elaine Chao to keynote AutoMobili-D expoDec. 8
Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao will give the keynote speech at the Detroit auto show's AutoMobili-D exposition in January.
Lexus acquires naming rights to Detroit velodromeNov. 10
Toyota's Lexus brand is acquiring the naming rights to a new $4 million indoor sports complex in Detroit with a 545-foot cycling velodrome.
Feds questioned Marchionne in FCA-UAW training center probe last yearNov. 6
Federal investigators met with Fiat Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne more than a year ago as part of the FCA-UAW corruption investigation, according to published reports.
VW contract helps Sakthi Automotive expand in DetroitOct. 13
Sakthi Group is building a 60,000-square-foot plant in Detroit to accommodate a new contract to build steering arms and knuckles for Volkswagen. The project is expected to generate 200 more jobs.
Detroit wins U.S. grant to improve mobility in 4 neighborhoodsOct. 5
The grant of more than $2 million could help the city reduce congestion, prevent accidents and lay groundwork for self-driving technology infrastructure.
Pence to speak at auto supplier that sent jobs to Mexico in 2009Sept. 27
Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to appear this week at American Axle, which drew condemnation for negotiating concessions from a union and then shifting production to Mexico anyway.
Detroit 'cannot coexist with Silicon Valley'Sept. 8
This week we chat with an executive about the tug-of-war between Silicon Valley and Detroit over engineers, break down the SELF DRIVE Act and preview the upcoming robot war.
Canada grants permit to Ambassador Bridge owner to build new bridge in DetroitSept. 7
Canada's transportation agency has given conditional approval to Detroit International Bridge to build a long-sought new Detroit River bridge that would replace the aging Ambassador Bridge.
Mobility technologies to be touted in DetroitSept. 5
A three-day summit this week will tout Michigan as a center of advanced automotive technology. The event aims to be Detroit's answer to Las Vegas' CES.
Flex-N-Gate to build r&d operation near DetroitSept. 1
Supplier Flex-N-Gate plans to invest $2.2 million and create 50 jobs at a new r&d center near Detroit in Sterling Heights, Mich.
Detroit mayor calls for auto show venue to get new nameAug. 25
Cobo Center, the downtown convention hall that's home to the annual Detroit auto show, could soon change its name -- a move that would cut its association with a racist ex-mayor.
AutoMobili-D to stage new business-to-business matchmaking at Detroit auto showAug. 24
Organizers are set to expand AutoMobili-D in terms of space and offerings at the 2018 Detroit auto show following the mobility exhibition's launch last year.