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The Unique 1938 Buick Y-Job Comes Out of Storage, It's Still a Work of Art
The Unique 1938 Buick Y-Job Comes Out of Storage, It's Still a Work of Art

22 Sep 2022, 13:06 UTC / Spending its retirement years in the GM Design Center, the Buick Y-Job concept was recently showcased at the Detroit Concours d'Elegance.

 
Duck That Jeep, Or How World’s Largest Rubber Duck Came to Represent Jeep at NAIAS 2022
Duck That Jeep, Or How World’s Largest Rubber Duck Came to Represent Jeep at NAIAS 2022

16 Sep 2022, 11:34 UTC / “Duck duck Jeep” became a viral trend in the summer of 2020, as a means to show love to fellow Jeep owners. It’s now Chrysler-sanctioned

 
Flying Bike XTurismo Makes Spectacular Debut as “Land Speeder for the Dark Side”
Flying Bike XTurismo Makes Spectacular Debut as “Land Speeder for the Dark Side”

16 Sep 2022, 03:54 UTC / Hybrid-electric hoverbike makes its first appearance in the United States, at the Detroit Auto Show, offers first test rides to select members of the audience

 
Magna Unveils an Autonomous Delivery Robot for More Convenient Last-Mile Deliveries
Magna Unveils an Autonomous Delivery Robot for More Convenient Last-Mile Deliveries

15 Sep 2022, 08:28 UTC / Magna International unveiled its new delivery robot at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, as a more convenient last-mile delivery solution

 
Detroit Auto Show Is Harbinger of Things To Come
Detroit Auto Show Is Harbinger of Things To Come

10 Sep 2022, 14:02 UTC / There is arguably no better place to introduce a new automotive product coming to the market than the home of Ford and General Motors

 
School Kids Arrested While Trying to Steal Dodge Hellcats From Stellantis Plant in Detroit
School Kids Arrested While Trying to Steal Dodge Hellcats From Stellantis Plant in Detroit

25 Aug 2022, 10:00 UTC / Detroit carjackings are up 40% this year, according to Detroit Police, while the thieves are getting younger, as much as 11 years old

 
Rivian Gear Guard Catches Honda Hitting Pimped-Up McLaren 570S, Who's to Blame?
Rivian Gear Guard Catches Honda Hitting Pimped-Up McLaren 570S, Who's to Blame?

28 Jul 2022, 08:41 UTC / A video coming from a Rivian R1 T’s Gear Guard camera shows the moment a Honda runs a red light and T-bones a McLaren 570S supercar

 
Three Years From Now, Michigan Will Have a Road That Charges EVs While Driving
Three Years From Now, Michigan Will Have a Road That Charges EVs While Driving

8 Jun 2022, 13:02 UTC / The project to build a one-mile stretch of wireless charging road in Michigan is now slated to be operational in 2025, two years later than initially planned

 
2022 Detroit Auto Show Is Coming Back With a Bang, Changes Everything You Know
2022 Detroit Auto Show Is Coming Back With a Bang, Changes Everything You Know

27 Apr 2022, 16:27 UTC / The North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) will make a spectacular comeback this September after a three-year hiatus during the pandemic

 
GM's Ultium Batteries Rely on Harmful Carbon Nanotubes That EPA Is Reluctant to Approve
GM's Ultium Batteries Rely on Harmful Carbon Nanotubes That EPA Is Reluctant to Approve

15 Apr 2022, 13:31 UTC / GM puts pressure on the EPA to approve the use of carbon nanotubes for GM’s Ultium battery packs it wants to produce near GM's Delta Township plant

 
The Mysterious Reason Thieves Target the Steering Wheels of One Chevrolet Model
The Mysterious Reason Thieves Target the Steering Wheels of One Chevrolet Model

28 Mar 2022, 13:12 UTC / Police reports show the thieves are targeting the steering wheels of Chevrolet Malibu cars across metro Detroit, presumably to extract the airbags inside

 
Chicago Businessman Gives Away $1 Million Worth of Gas, Queues Have Blocked the Streets
Chicago Businessman Gives Away $1 Million Worth of Gas, Queues Have Blocked the Streets

25 Mar 2022, 18:41 UTC / People have been queuing up in Chicago metro area to get free gas after a local businessman has offered $1 million worth of fill-ups

 
Gone in 60 Seconds: Thieves Steal High-Dollar Vehicles From Stellantis Factory Lots
Gone in 60 Seconds: Thieves Steal High-Dollar Vehicles From Stellantis Factory Lots

23 Mar 2022, 09:37 UTC / A series of heists around the Detroit area put the Police on high alert. The thieves stole new vehicles from several Stellantis factory lots using tablets

 
Ex-NBA Star Jalen Rose Might Like the Jeep Grand Wagoneer, but He Absolutely Loves Detroit
Ex-NBA Star Jalen Rose Might Like the Jeep Grand Wagoneer, but He Absolutely Loves Detroit

19 Feb 2022, 15:20 UTC / Jeep’s latest ad campaign is called “Where I’m From” and it features former Michigan Wolverine and NBA star Jalen Rose, as well as the Grand Wagoneer

 
Detroit Auto Show Is Officially Back on Track, Reinvents Itself for the September Premiere
Detroit Auto Show Is Officially Back on Track, Reinvents Itself for the September Premiere

12 Jan 2022, 18:10 UTC / North American International Auto Show will premiere in Detroit this September with a revamped format to show Michigan automotive prowess

 
2022 Detroit Auto Show Should Happen in September, Gets Grant From Local Goverment
2022 Detroit Auto Show Should Happen in September, Gets Grant From Local Goverment

17 Dec 2021, 00:41 UTC / The Detroit Auto Show is set to return, but it will not take place in January anymore. Instead, expect it to happen in September starting 2022

 
New Sitcom Tackles the Workplace Life of a Vehicle Manufacturer, It Is Set in Detroit
New Sitcom Tackles the Workplace Life of a Vehicle Manufacturer, It Is Set in Detroit

30 Nov 2021, 09:18 UTC / Do you enjoy sitcoms? Great! NBC has prepared a new one called American Auto, and it is set in Detroit. The pilot is set to air on December 13, 2021

 
Flooded Lamborghini Huracan Waiting for Gullible New Owner in Detroit
Flooded Lamborghini Huracan Waiting for Gullible New Owner in Detroit

8 Nov 2021, 09:55 UTC / Made in 2016, this Lamborghini Huracan was flooded at some point, and it's currently looking for a new home. Would you buy it?

 
Crashed Lamborghini Urus Gets Its Mouth Closed With Duct Tape, Hits the Used Car Market
Crashed Lamborghini Urus Gets Its Mouth Closed With Duct Tape, Hits the Used Car Market

22 Oct 2021, 09:02 UTC / This crashed 2020 Lamborghini Urus is currently in search of a new home in Detroit, Michigan. The thing is, would you take on such a massive project?

 
Stout Scarab Is the World’s First and Ugliest Minivan, Now an Art Deco Icon
Stout Scarab Is the World’s First and Ugliest Minivan, Now an Art Deco Icon

8 Oct 2021, 06:30 UTC / Aircraft engineer William B. Stout’s goal was to build a better car. The Stout Scarab was a commercial flop, but it laid out the blueprint for today’s minivans