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2020 XT5 SUV

2020 Cadillac XT5 Offers Enhanced Technologies, New Propulsion Choice

When Detroit’s Cadillac makes its 2020 XT5 SUV available later this summer, it will have more than 40 upgrades including a new, turbocharged engine.Built at General Motors Co.’s Spring Hill, Tenn. plant, the XT5...
cross section of car electronics

PlanetM Sponsors Auto Startup Competition at AutoMobility LA, Highlights Synergy Between States

PlanetM, Michigan’s Lansing-based mobility initiative, is the presenting sponsor of the 2019 Top Ten Automotive Startup Competition organized by the Los Angeles Auto Show and AutoMobility LA. The partnership is reflective of a deepening...
6.2-liter small block V-8 engine

GM’s Tonawanda Engine Plant to Supply Power for New 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Detroit’s General Motors Co. has confirmed that the next-generation 6.2-liter small block V-8 engine that will power the all-new 2020 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray will be built at the company’s engine plant in Tonawanda, N.Y.Production...
Orchard Lake Country Club

Orchard Lake Country Club Completes $7.1M Clubhouse, Lake House Renovations

Orchard Lake Country Club has completed a $7.1 million renovation of its 59,000-square-foot clubhouse and nearby 6,000-square-foot lake house.The transformation allowed for the creation of a more fluid connection between indoor amenities and the...
Roskam Baking Co. products

West Michigan’s Roskam Baking Co. Announces $85M Plant Expansion

West Michigan nonprofit economic development group The Right Place Inc., in collaboration with the Michigan Economic Development Corp. (MEDC) and the city of Kentwood, is assisting Roskam Baking Co. with an expansion of its...
LoadLifter 5000 and LoadLifter 5000 Ultimate for the 2019 Ford Ranger

Lansing’s Air Lift Releases New LoadLifter 5000 Series Kits for 2019 Ford Ranger

Lansing-based aftermarket air suspension manufacturer Air Lift Co. has released the new LoadLifter 5000 and LoadLifter 5000 Ultimate support kits for the 2019 Ford Ranger.The load support kits are specifically designed and engineered to...
BOSTONtec 3-D configurator program

Midland’s BOSTONtec Launches Online 3-D Industrial Workstation Configurator

Midland-based BOSTONtec has unveiled a proprietary 3-D configurator program designed to help users to custom build their own modular workstation, including a full selection of accessories. The configurator is available to all users.The new...
ParkWhiz on Cadillac Marketplace

Detroit’s Cadillac Offers New Embedded Parking Capability Via Cadillac Marketplace

Eligible Cadillac drivers now can more easily locate, reserve, and pay for parking from their in-vehicle touchscreen before reaching their destination with ParkWhiz, which now is included in Cadillac Marketplace, the industry’s first in-vehicle...
Mark Reuss unveils 2020 Corvette Stingray

Chevrolet Introduces First-ever Mid-engine Corvette in 2020 Stingray

Detroit’s Chevrolet made history Thursday evening in Tustin, Calif. when it unveiled its first-ever production mid-engine Corvette, which will go on sale next year as the 2020 Corvette Stingray starting with a sticker price...
Gabriel Currie

Detroit’s Echopark Guitars Signs Multi-year Collaboration Agreement with Gibson

Echopark Guitars of Detroit is one of five boutique guitar makers that has signed multi-year creative collaboration agreements with Nashville, Tenn.’s Gibson.Under the agreement, Gibson will give Echopark a license to use Gibson trademarks,...