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New Exhibit Gives an Inside Look at The Henry Ford’s Mobility Collection

’Collecting Mobility: New Objects, New Stories’ opens Oct. 23
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American Speed Festival Marries Motorsports With a Bit of the High Life

Plus, a look at the inaugural Motor Bella event
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Book Review: ‘The Sack of Detroit’ is Unfair on Almost Any Page

A new history of Detroit attempts to blame decades of GM blunders on 1960s regulation and Ralph Nader
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Get Your Motor Runnin’ at These Metro Detroit Auto Attractions & Events

No Auto Show, no problem — there are plenty of other local places for gearheads to get their fix

Transportation Post-COVID: It’s Time To Transform Mass Transit

After the pandemic, transit systems may need to offer new schedules and expand their services to thrive

Hit the Virtual Racetrack at The Henry Ford’s New Exhibit

“Driven to Win” covers over a century of auto racing history in the U.S.
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How the Interior of Autonomous Vehicles Are Designed

We take a look inside the Cruise Origin

We’re Still a Long Way From Roadways Full of Autonomous Vehicles

Detroit and Silicon Valley are racing to create self-driving cars, but have they set expectations too high?
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Sizing Up The New Hummer and Bronco

They're the two most highly anticipated auto launches in years
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The 2021 North American International Auto Show is Replaced with Motor Bella Event

The new, six-day event will take place at M1 Concourse in Pontiac

What’s in a Name? For Stellantis, Jokes Galore

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and French automaker Peugeot announced the name of their new corporation in July
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M1 Concourse Breaks Ground on New Restaurant and Event Center

The 28,500-square-foot space will open in September 2021

Best of Detroit 2020: What GM and Ford Are Doing Is Nothing Short of...

The companies have organized the manufacture of gowns, face shields, masks, air-purifying respirators for those masks, and ventilators
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How the Cancellation of Detroit’s 2020 Auto Show Affects Our Economy

The 2020 North American International Auto Show — an economic feast twice denied

City Guide 2019: Navigate the Region Via Public Transportation

Traveling like a local will surely lead you to fun destinations — and equally interesting stories to tell

Meet The Test Listeners Shaping Car Audio Technology at Harman International

In Novi, trained listeners leave no footprints while helping to develop car audio systems. They’re extending Detroit’s tradition of using scientific means to improve sound quality.

Automakers Show Environmentally Conscious Cars at the 2019 Auto Show

With car emissions being a major contribution to global warming, electric cars may be the solution, according to various automakers. At this year’s auto show, Cadillac, Tesla and Guangzhou Automobile Group have manufactured vehicles that carry currents, rather than fuel.

4 Ways to Celebrate the 2019 Auto Show

These parties are worthy of leaving the Cobo Center a few minutes early

Metrics of Mary Jane Motoring

Wow, man, what a rush! It was good enough reason to pass around another joint. Inhale more of the cannabis that made us so alert, perceptive, and no doubt sharpened the reflexes of our driver, Kevin. That is, unless the glowing ember fell off the joint’s end.

Driver’s Ed

With harsh, mid-winter Michigan weather conditions upon us and the annual North American International Auto Show getting underway, it’s a time of year when auto-related matters are top of mind for residents of the Motor City.