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Ford Expands Collaboration to Digitally Manufacture Parts; Renews Commitment to Global Business Redesign

Ford Motor Co. continued its push to the future at the North American International Auto Show. Today, the Dearborn-based automaker revealed the first digitally manufactured polymer parts resulting from its partnership with Carbon, a Silicon Valley-based digital manufacturing company.

United Shore in Pontiac Announces Record Year in 2018, Plans to Fill More Than 800 Jobs

Following a record-breaking year of mortgage loan production in 2018, United Shore in Pontiac today announced plans to hire more than 800 people this year. The company is the No. 1 wholesale lender and a Top-3 overall mortgage lender in America.

Huron Capital’s XLerate Group Adds Two Auction Sites to Portfolio

XLerate Group, the nationwide auction and remarketing facilitation platform of Huron Capital, a lower-middle-market private equity firm in downtown Detroit, on Monday acquired two entities, Southeastern Auto Auction and Morton Auto Auction. Terms of the transactions were not disclosed.

Hazel Park’s Motor City Industrial Acquires Smith Fastener of West Virginia

Motor City Industrial of Hazel Park has acquired West Virginia-based Smith Fastener, increasing the company’s product and service offerings, and broadening its customer base. Terms were not disclosed.

Grosse Pointe’s Foster Financial Acquires Lahser Center Office Complex in Southfield

Foster Financial Company Inc., a real estate investment company in Grosse Pointe, today announced it has acquired Lahser Center, a 175,000-square-foot office complex in Southfield located at 26200/26400 Lahser Rd. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Wayne State, Microsoft Team to Strengthen Employability in Detroit

Wayne State University and Microsoft Corp. today embarked on a partnership to improve employability in Detroit. The pilot program is designed to foster job-ready, employable talent for high-demand technical positions such as cloud computing, data analytics, cybersecurity, AI, engineering, and more.

Ford, Volkswagen Announce Alliance to Develop Commercial Vans, Medium-sized Pickups Globally, Explore Mobility Opportunities

Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn and Volkswagen AG in Germany today announced the first formal agreements in a broad alliance that they hope positions the companies to boost competitiveness and better serve customers in an era of rapid change in the industry.

Detroit Mobility Lab Names New Executive Director, Timing for Master of Mobility Degree

The Detroit Mobility Lab today announced at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit that Jessica Robinson, a globally recognized leader within the mobility industry, has joined the Michigan Mobility Institute as its executive director.

New Mobility Projects Increase Accessibility for Michigan Residents

Pointing to the critical role transportation plays in improving access to services and public life in communities across the state, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced the final round of pilot projects to receive funding under the $8 Million Michigan Mobility Challenge initiative today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Bosch Provides Update on Integrated System Solutions Between Engines, Connectivity, and Automated Driving

At the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Bosch, a German-based Tier 1 auto supplier that has its North American headquarters in Farmington Hills, Monday announced its plans to continue to advance its integrated system solutions for new engines, connectivity offerings, and automated drive.

Mahler Unveils New Electric Concept Vehicle for Urban Driving

Mahle, an international development partner and supplier to the automotive industry with offices in Farmington Hills and Troy, unveiled its new electric mobility concept vehicle today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Southfield’s Lear Partners with Global Accelerator Techstars Detroit

Lear Corp., a global automotive technology leader with offices in Southfield, today announced a partnership with Techstars, a worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs grow. The announcement was made at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Ford Unveils All-New Explorer ST, Explorer Hybrid, New Shelby GT500 Mustang

Ford today introduced its all-new 2020 Explorer at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit — a complete redesign of America’s all-time best-selling SUV — that now features the broadest model lineup ever, more power and space, and smart new technologies to help tackle life’s adventures. In addition, Ford revealed its all-new 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500, the most powerful street-legal Ford ever with a supercharged 5.2-liter V8 producing more than 700 horsepower, due to arrive in showrooms this fall.

Cadillac Debuts 2020 XT6 Crossover, Announces Future Multi-dimensional Electric Platform

At a press reception at the Garden Theatre in Detroit on Sunday evening, Cadillac introduced the 2020 XT6. The new three-row crossover centers on a luxurious, adaptable, and connected cabin, along with responsive handling and a suite of standard and available safety technologies.

2019 Ram Heavy Duty Adds Performance, Technology, Luxury

The 2019 Ram Heavy Duty, the most powerful, most capable pickup in the segment with a towing capacity of 35,100 lbs. and a payload capacity of 7,680 lbs., was revealed today at the 2019 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

New Volkswagen Passat Offers Upgraded Technology, Bolder Design

Eight years ago, Volkswagen completely overhauled the midsize sedan to cater specifically to American buyers, with more interior space and creature comforts combined with the company’s signature fun-to-drive nature. Building on the success of that model, Volkswagen of America today unveiled its new 2020 Passat at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

2020 Toyota Supra Makes World Debut in Detroit

The fifth-generation GR Supra, the first global Toyota GAZOO Racing model, made its undisguised world debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, ending years of anticipation and speculation among sports car enthusiasts around the world.

2020 Lexus RC F, RC F Track Edition Debut in Detroit

Freshly updated for the 2020 model year, the Toyota RC F coupe with improved performance, revised styling and an all-new, limited production Track Edition were unveiled today at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.
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The Outside Media Opine on the Motor City

Let Syrians Settle Detroit

Source: The New York Times

Larry Page Looks Ahead

Source: Fortune

Detroit Homes Still Selling for $1

Source: The Daily Caller News Foundation

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The Death and Life of Detroit

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