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Hazel Park-based Motor City Industrial is a supplier of industrial manufacturing products run by president and CEO Joe Stephens. DBusiness Daily News spoke with him about how the supply chain industry has evolved and where he sees it going as technology continues to play a growing role in efficiency.
Nexteer Automotive in Auburn Hills Unveils Hands-free Steering Technology for Autonomous, Mixed Mode Driving
Auburn Hills-Based Nexteer Automotive has announced the expansion of its advanced steering technology suite during a presentation at the 2018 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Detroit’s Cobo Center. The technology suite offers a unique combination of steering innovations to address the evolving role of semi and fully autonomous driving.
Livonia-based full-service product development center Roush Enterprises today announced the acquisition of the Xline 2000R, the largest powderbed metal additive system on the global market. The Xline 2000R, akin to a large 3D printer that can produce engine blocks, offers a build envelope capacity for large scale production and includes a rotating platform that allows two build models to be used reciprocally.
Researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor will lead the Center for Applications Driving Architectures (ADA), which is dedicated to increasing diversity and innovation regarding the design of evolving computing industries including autonomous control, robotics, and machine learning.
Auburn Hills automaker Fiat Chrysler Automotive today introduced the 2019 Jeep Cherokee, with an updated athletic design and a new 2.0 liter direct-injection inline four-cylinder engine for increased performance and fuel efficiency, at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Cobo Center in Detroit.
Toyota Motor Corp. brought the 2019 Avalon, which is underpinned by a Toyota New Global Architecture (TNGA) powertrain and is powered by a 3.5-liter V6 to Toyota Hybrid Systems powertrain, to the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Detroit’s Cobo Center.
Japan-based automaker Nissan Motor Co. has introduced the Xmotion concept, a design exploration for a compact SUV, at the North American International Auto Show at Detroit’s Cobo Center. The design features a three-row Nission Xmotion (pronounced cross motion) concept blending Japanese culture and traditional automotive design with Nissan Intelligent Mobility technology.
Kia Motors America (KMA) hosted the global debut of the 2019 Forte during the 2018 North American International Auto Show at Detroit’s Cobo Center. The third-generation vehicle features a host of improvements including higher levels of comfort, increased fuel efficiency, and advanced driver assistance technologies.
Ram Introduces 2019 Ram 1500 With Increased Technology, Durability at North American International Auto...
Auburn Hills-based FCA US today announced the 2019 Ram 1500 during the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Detroit’s Cobo Center. The vehicle’s design utilized advanced materials and engineering to reduce the overall weight by 225 pounds, while increasing stiffness and durability to deliver 12,750 pounds of towing capability and 2,300 pounds of payload.