auto parts


Auto Partnership Finds Weight Savings, Parts Reduction In Magnesium

The United States Automotive Materials Partnership LLC said Wednesday that it recently completed the second phase of its Magnesium Front-End Research and Development Project, resulting in a significant reduction in weight and parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2012

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Auto Supplier To Open In Detroit, 500 New Jobs Expected

Detroit Manufacturing Systems on Southfield Road is expected to bring hundreds of high-tech, automotive interior component assembly jobs to the city through a long-term contract with Ford Motor Company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2012

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More Support For Second Bridge To Canada

Another influential voice is backing a second bridge crossing on the Detroit River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/07/2012

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University Of Windsor, Ford Partner In $1M Auto Research Project

The University of Windsor is getting more than $1 million to improve the production of lightweight auto parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/21/2012

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Suspect Sought In Auto Parts Store Robbery

Authorities have released a sketch of a suspected armed robber who hit an Advanced Auto Parts in Pontiac earlier this month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2011

Brothers Get Home Confinement In Auto Parts Probe

Two Detroit-area brothers will be confined to their homes for three months in a fraud case that involved cutting corners in the making of auto parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/22/2011

Brothers Face Sentencing In Auto Parts Probe

Federal prosecutors are recommending some type of confinement for two Detroit-area brothers who pleaded guilty to fraud after using cheaper materials in auto parts.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/21/2011

The Car That Termites Couldn't Eat-0603

Chrysler had problems convincing buyers that steel auto bodies were an improvement.