Tag Archives: Detroit

Ford to move autonomous, EV business units to Detroit


by Niklas Emmerich Photography Ford is relocating its autonomous and electric vehicle units to Detroit from nearby Dearborn, Mich., with the new operation slated to be up and running early next year. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Yanfeng JV to lay off 345 at Detroit area plant


by jc-pics Auto supplier joint venture Yanfeng US Automotive Interiors plans to lay off 345 employees at its Highland Park plant near Detroit, according to a notice filed with the state of Michigan. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Michigan retail chain in shadow of Detroit 3, others bet early on Tesla Semi


by Eddy CJ Customers are starting to place orders for Tesla’s new all-electric Semi, including Walmart and a grocery chain in the Detroit 3 automakers’ backyard. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

Lexus acquires naming rights to Detroit velodrome


by Benoit cars 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. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

FCA to shut down Conner Assembly in Detroit


by CAHairyBear Fiat Chrysler will permanently close its Conner Assembly Plant in Detroit on Aug. 31, as production of the Dodge Viper ends. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed

U.S. auto sales dip again as Honda, Toyota, Nissan rise, Detroit 3 slip


by MS Society – SVIC U.S. light-vehicle sales dropped 2.9 percent in June behind another weak month for cars and lower fleet shipments. Toyota, Nissan and Honda chalked up modest gains while the Detroit 3 slipped as the industry posted its sixth straight monthly decline. … Automotive News Breaking News Feed