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Obama visits Ford plant to highlight auto industry recovery


President Barack Obama, on a tour that previews some of the subjects he is expected to hit on the upcoming State of the Union address, was in Michigan this week touring a Ford plant. Just as it was rumored, Obama chose Ford as part of his trip – even though the second-largest US automaker benefited the least from the governmental program ...
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US: gas price slides below $2 a gallon in Detroit
The lower global demand for oil, coupled with the continued production and planned non intervention from the OPEC and the other world producers have led to a spectacular fall in ...
Toyota will invest $126M to expand powertrain operations
Toyota announced today that it will invest $126 million in the expansion of its powertrain operations in Ann Arbor and also in the consolidation of its vehicle development operations at ...
US: University of Michigan forecasts 2016 sales over 17 million units in America
With the wide US economy finally ready for a successful expansion, economists at the University of Michigan predict sales of new vehicles would top 17 million vehicles in just two ...
US: GM focuses electric vehicle development and production in Michigan
The Chevrolet Volt plug-in hybrid will get a timely replacement next year – in January, in time for a NAIAS official presentation – and the parent automaker, GM, is focusing ...
US: Tesla gets sales ban in Michigan
The state, home to the three biggest US automakers, has enforced a law that banns Tesla’s direct sales practice, the fifth state in America to do so, in the latest ...
US: Tesla talking to suppliers to support ban fight
Michigan, the state where the US motoring capital Detroit resides, has seen its legislature change a few words in the law to protect the franchised dealers and ban Tesla’s direct ...
US: Tesla could be banned from selling vehicles in Michigan
Here’s an odd turn of events in the ongoing turf war between the California-based electric automaker and the US dealers – the Model S could get a sales interdiction in ...
US: first woman to head a Ford dealership dies aged 84
Irma Elder, CEO of Elder Automotive Group, was the very first woman in America to own and head a Ford dealership in the Detroit area. She died on September 30, ...
US: automakers supporting autonomous and connected advancements at the University of Michigan
Most of the global automakers have embarked into a form of research or development towards the next generation of vehicles: automated cars or the ones equipped with technology to communicate ...

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