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New App Includes Maps, Racing Schedule for Detroit Grand Prix

A new app called Detroit GP was unveiled today, offering fans of car racing the opportunity to purchase tickets, view an updated race schedule, and learn more about the upcoming Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix racing series on Belle Isle.

Michigan First Credit Union to Sponsor New Red Wings Arena’s Gondola Seats

Lathrup Village-based Michigan First Credit Union today announced its sponsorship of Detroit Red Wings’ Little Caesars Arena, which includes the title sponsorship for gondola seating — seats that are suspended above the ice.

Linamar to Manufacture Engines for Elio Motors’ Vehicles

Elio Motors Inc. will partner with Linamar Corp., a developer of powertrains with operations in Livonia, to manufacture Elio’s engines, which can be used in the automotive, marine, and industrial sectors.

3 Beaumont Hospitals to Offer Non-Emergency Heart Procedure

Beaumont hospitals in Farmington Hills, Trenton, and Wayne have earned approvals to perform elective PCI — also known as angioplasty — a non-surgical procedure to treat narrowed or blocked heart arteries that can cause chest pain or a heart attack.

Martin Midwest Group’s Spinoff to Offer Biodegradable Cleaning Products

Northville-based Martin Midwest Group, a provider of sales, marketing, and distribution services for a variety of manufacturers, has launched a subsidiary offering industrial cleaning products, called Detroit Garage Works.

Report: Wellness Incentive Health Plan Saves Employers $1.2M

Employers who offer Grand Rapids-based Priority Health’s hybrid health plans featuring wellness incentives have saved up to 12 percent in claims cost, or an average of $60 per month, according to a five-year analysis by the health plan.

New App Offers Virtual Tours of Cranbrook Gardens

Tours of Bloomfield Hills’ Cranbrook House and Gardens can now be taken from the comfort of home with a new free app that offers garden tours with audio and videos, along with an interactive map and visitor information.

Troy’s Ziebart Creates Window Film for Protecting Against Heat, UV Rays

Troy-based Ziebart International Corp., a provider of automotive detailing, film, and protection services, today introduced its Nano Ceramic Performance Film, a window tint that doesn’t change the look of the vehicle from the outside, but protects against heat and ultraviolet rays.

Go! Sy Thai to Open Another Detroit Location

The Birmingham-based restaurant group Sy Thai will expand with the opening of its second fast-casual concept in Detroit, called Go! Sy Thai, in The Albert apartment complex in downtown Detroit this fall.

Chevy Unveils Camaro Funny Car for Hot Rod Race

Chevrolet and drag racer John Force today introduced the new 2016 Camaro SS Funny Car that he’ll race this weekend at the National Hot Rod Association Kansas Nationals in Topeka. The 10,000-horsepower car goes from zero to 330 miles per hour in fewer than four seconds.