/

Browse detroit free press articles

CEO Dan Akerson bought 25,000 GM shares for $662,500


General Motors CEO Dan Akerson bought 25,000 shares of GM stock, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The executive bought the shares at a price of $26.50 for a total purchase of $662,500. According to the filing, Akerson now owns 297,828 shares. A GM spokesman did not comment on the transaction. Akerson's acquisition came as GM shares have ...
Read more

related more
spacer
spacer

More detroit free press articles

Report: Maserati Levante SUV to be built in Italy, not the U.S.
Chrysler will not build the Maserati SUV at its plant in Detroit as the demand for the Jeep Grand Cherokee is stronger. The Maserati Levante will be built in Italy instead, ...
New fuel economy standards to add $2,600 to the average vehicle’s price, EPA says
EPA officials believe U.S. automakers can meet the U.S. government's 2025 corporate average fuel economy (CAFE) standards in an affordable way by expanding the use of existing technologies. A senion engineer ...
Denso planning to add 400 jobs in Michigan
Japanese auto supplier Denso is considering a plan to hire 400 new workers at its plant in Battle Creek and at its U.S. headquarters in Southfield. The $150 million investment is ...
GM increases speed of electric vehicle development in China
GM announced it is hastening the speed of its development of electric vehicles in China, where it will build and sell the Chevrolet Sail Springo EV. The new model will add ...
New car sales in China start growing again
New car sales in China rebounded in October but Japanese brands continued to fall amid a territorial dispute between Beijing and Tokyo. Auto sales in the world's biggest auto market rose ...
Ford adding Taurus and Lincoln MKS production to Flat Rock plant
Ford may add production of the Taurus and Lincoln MKS sedans at the Flat Rock, Michigan, plant near Detroit within a couple of years. The Detroit Free Press wrote that Ford ...
Wanxiang Group still wants part of bankrupt A123 Systems
Chinese auto parts manufacturer Wanxiang Group said it still wants to buy part of battery supplier A123 Systems, even after Johnson Controls acquired the auto-related assets of the bankrupt company. Back ...
Chrysler’s Clint Eastwood Ad Removed from YouTube Due to Copyright Claim
The much acclaimed Chrysler’s Super Bowl commercial, entitled “Halftime in America”, featuring Clint Eastwood is not available on the company’s YouTube channel due to a copyright claim. The company declared that ...

latest automotive news
2015 nose rules benefit Mercedes, Ferrari
Sep.30 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Two teams already have a "big head start" when it comes to the 2015 regulations, according to ...
Nissan GT-R hits tree in New Zealand
The driver of a Nissan GT-R has completely ruined his ride after losing control of the wheel and smashing into ...
ARK Performance Hyundai Genesis previewed for SEMA
The 2014th edition of the SEMA Motor Show is just around the corner and ARK Performance is providing us with ...
[VIDEO] See Jay Leno protect his McLaren P1 from paint chips
Famous petrol head Jay Leno has given some serious attention to its newest ride, the McLaren P1, which will now ...
2016 Chevrolet Camaro spied once more
The future generation of the Chevrolet Camaro has been caught on camera once more, while it was being tested out ...
Lexus GS F caught on the open road
Our spy photographers have managed to capture the upcoming Lexus GS F on camera, as it was being tested out ...
Opel Corsa OPC spied
The German based automaker Opel is currently testing out a new top of the line version of the current Corsa, ...
Vilner transforms BMW M6 into unrecognizable vehicle
A BMW M6 Convertible has been drastically transformed by Bulgarian aftermarket specialists from Vilner into an unrecognizable vehicle. BMW fans who ...
Recall roundup: Toyota Tacoma for rear suspension problems
Toyota has issued a recall for the Tacoma pickup trucks because of a problem with the rear suspension system which ...
Australia – Mercedes-AMG Performance Studio C63 AMG Edition 507 unveiled
The Mercedes-AMG Performance Studio has recently pulled the wraps off the one-off C63 AMG Edition 507, a vehicle created exclusively ...
Recall roundup: Opel Adam and Corsa for urgent steering problems
Opel / Vauxhall has issued a global recall for the 2014 Corsa and Adam models because of a problem with ...
Do you know who’s the automotive king of America?
Another year, another Forbes 400 is out. And sniffing through the comprehensive list of larger than life bank accounts, we ...
Cadillac CTS-V rendered
Cadillac’s upcoming performance sedan, the CTS-V, has been recently rendered and we can now see how it may look like ...
US: Los Angeles motorists lose $2,500 annually according to study
A report compiled by TRIP, a Washington transportation research group, sees Los Angeles’ drivers spending no less than $2,458 per ...
U.S. – First BMW M3 delivered gets tuned by MORR Wheels
The first 2015 BMW M3 delivered to the United States has been recently upgraded by the aftermarket specialists at MORR ...
[VIDEO] Jay Kay spotted in his Ferrari LaFerrari
Jamiroquai’s lead singer Jay Kay has been recently spotted while cruising his brand new ride, the impressive green Ferrari LaFerrari. Jay ...
US: worry-free list crowded with Japanese models
According to Cars.com, shoppers that want a hassle-free car ownership experience might do well to shop among the Japanese brands. ...
Ferrari F40 goes camping
Images with a legendary Ferrari F40 have went viral over the web after its owner has decided to take it ...