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On the eve of last weekend’s Rolex Daytona 24 sports car race in Daytona Beach, Fla., Chevrolet introduced the 2019 Corvette Drivers Series special edition Grand Sport models designed in collaboration with the Corvette Racing team. The new packages are available this spring and have an additional MSRP of $4,995 for 1LT and 2LT trims and $5,995 for the 3LT trim to the base Corvette MSRP of $55,900.
Universal Robots, whose North American headquarters is in Ann Arbor, and Boise, Idaho’s VersaBuilt Robotics, are launching a new cobot-CNC machine interface at the ATX West trade show that is designed to allow communication between the CNC machine and the cobot tending it.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles in Auburn Hills has unveiled the luxury Southwestern-themed Laramie Longhorn Edition for its 2019 Ram 2500 and 3500 heavy duty pickups, complete with real wood, leather, and steel trim on the interior, and large belt-buckle badging on the exterior.
Foot Locker Inc. today opened its first U.S. “Power Store” on Eight Mile Road in Eastpointe, featuring more than 8,500 square feet of retail space offering footwear, apparel, and accessories for men, women, and kids.
Choice Hotels International Inc. of Rockville, Md., says it will develop 27 new WoodSpring Suites hotels throughout Michigan, North Carolina, Florida, and Tennessee over the next several years. Locations of the Michigan properties were not disclosed.
Michigan Opera Theatre has received a $4-million grant from the William Davidson Foundation as part of its fundraising campaign.
The Detroit Tigers will use mobile ticketing as the primary method of entry into Comerica Park for all events this season.
ComForCare Health Care Holdings, a home health care provider, is launching private-duty nursing.
Brooks Kushman, a nationally ranked intellectual property law firm based in Southfield, has appointed a new executive committee.
Flagstar Bancorp in Troy reported 2018 net income of $187 million, up from $63 million in 2017.