Uber plans to open Detroit facilityMon, 19, Sep 2016
Ride-hailing company Uber is preparing to plant roots in Detroit to collaborate with top auto suppliers and automakers. The news today follows Uber's launch of an autonomous vehicle ride-hailing program in Pittsburgh last week.
iPod creator Fadell joins the auto industryFri, 16, Sep 2016
iPod creator Tony Fadell, who is also the founder and former CEO of Nest Labs, is now in the car business. Granted, his vehicle is a $999 go-kart that will go into production in China next week. But he says his company, Actev Motors, is part of the technological tapestry representing where cars are going and what Detroit needs to succeed in the future of mobility.
Krafcik to keynote Detroit auto show's AutoMobili-D expoTue, 13, Sep 2016
The Detroit auto show's new AutoMobili-D exposition has its keynote speaker: John Krafcik, CEO of Google's self-driving car project. Krafcik is set to give a presentation on Sunday, Jan. 8, on the first day of AutoMobili-D. It runs until Thursday, Jan. 12.