Plant closings send GM to 2Q loss, but signs of improvement
The Detroit automaker closed its plants on March 18 and they remained idle for two months due to the coronavirus
Striking workers question whether UAW leaders can be trusted
In August, FBI raided the suburban Detroit home of UAW President Gary Jones as part of the widening federal investigation.
Land deals, incentives okayed for new auto plant in Detroit
Michigan’s economic development board approved a US$223 million incentive package, the automaker will create 6,400 jobs.
FCA invests big in Michigan as analysts question future of Brampton plant
Investment in Canada’s vehicle assembly sector averaged just $1.2 billion a year between 2010 and 2017, down from $2.3 billion a year in the previous decade.
Construction on Gordie Howe International Bridge officially underway: Trudeau
$5.7 billion Windsor-Detroit span will be operational by late 2024.
Ford to spend $740M on Detroit redevelopment plans
Land development arm to seek $250 million in tax incentives to help offset the cost.
GM seeing commodity costs rise in trade war, cuts outlook
Automaker’s take on the year ahead dragged down shares of the entire auto sector.
Detroit auto show switching to June starting in 2020
Event is moving from its usual January start time, to allow for outdoor exhibits.
Detroit’s old train station sold to Ford for redevelopment
Michigan Central Station closed in 1988. Ford plans to disclose details of redevelopment soon.
Magna unveils high-definition Icon Radar at NAIAS
Military inspired tech scans environment in four dimensions.
Detroit luring manufacturers to industrial park, vacant land
Interstate 94 Industrial Park a tax-free zone to help attract companies and jobs.
Detroit Packard car plant still in ruins 3 years after sale
City officials say razing the structures and cleaning up from decades of heavy manufacturing could cost up to $20 million.
Daimler Trucks investing $375M to bring medium-duty engine production to Detroit
Facility in Redford Township will add more than 158 jobs.
Jewish cemetery survives within Detroit GM auto plant
Agreement 35 years ago preserved the cemetery when GM got approval to build the plant.
Magna joins Techstars program to support auto innovation
Auto supplier teams with Ford and Verizon Telematics to bring new mobile, cloud technologies to market.