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Chevy’s New Silverado Package Offers Lockable Cargo System, Magnetic Ride Control

Chevrolet today revealed its Silverado High Desert package, offering a cargo system for the full-sized pickup that is lockable and water resistant, along with a magnetic ride control suspension that delivers more precise body motion control. The package will arrive in dealerships in the fall.

Huron Capital Partners’ Portfolio Co. Acquires Grand Rapids Auto Auction

Detroit-based private equity firm Huron Capital Partners LLC today announced its auto auction portfolio company, The XLerate Group, has acquired Grand Rapids Auto Auction. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Auburn Hills’ Continental Creates Touchpad System for Steering Wheels

A swipe of the thumb or a wave of the hand will allow a driver to accept an incoming phone call or start playing a song with new technology in development at Continental, a global automotive supplier with its North American headquarters in Auburn Hills.

Detroit Metro Travelers Can Pre-order at Airport Restaurants with New App

Grab, an on-demand mobile ordering platform offering travelers the opportunity to pre-order at airport restaurants, is now available at Detroit Metropolitan Airport, with participating restaurants such as Hockeytown Café and the Coffee Beanery.

Ann Arbor Firm Creates New, Stronger Spider Silk-based Fibers

Ann Arbor-based Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Inc., a developer of spider silk-based fibers, has created four new lines of silkworms that provide high levels of durability and are designed for use in performance apparel and ballistic protection.

GKN Driveline's Newest Manufacturing Facility Begins Production in Mexico

GKN Driveline, a global automotive supplier with its North American headquarters in Auburn Hills, has started production at its new $17.5 million manufacturing facility in Villagran, Mexico, located northwest of Mexico City.

GM’s Aftermarket Brand ACDelco Marks 100th Year in Business

One of General Motors Co.’s first aftermarket parts brands, Flint-based ACDelco, celebrates its 100th year in business today.

For All Seasons

Many Michigan residents know the Inn at Bay Harbor, near Petoskey, as an accessible and magical summer vacation spot, with its sweeping views of Little Traverse Bay. Now, the 128-room Marriott Renaissance hotel, with...

GM Aims to Strengthen Business, Communities through Mobility

General Motors Co. today released its 2015 sustainability report, highlighting the automaker’s efforts to offer cleaner and more efficient mobility options for customers, which include the launch of its car-sharing brand and adding more fuel-efficient vehicles across its lineup.

Southeast Michigan's Annual Parade of Homes Opens June 1

The Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan's Parade of Homes returns for its 27th year on June 1, featuring nearly 80 model homes across southeast Michigan.