C-MAX Solar Energi Concept Car (Image credit: Ford Motor Company)

Ford To Unveil Solar Hybrid Concept Car At CES

Ford plans to unveil at this month’s International CES (Consumer Electronics Show) a solar-powered concept car.


Dow Kokam's plug-in hybrid electric Ford F-150 at the Battery Show in Novi

Novi Hosts Battery Show And Charging Infrastructure Expo

How many times do you go to make a call and the battery on your phone is dead? Wouldn’t it be nice to have never-ending battery life?

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

Courtesy General Motors

GM To Build New Cadillac At Detroit Plant

Automaker will invest $35 million at the Detroit-Hamtramck plant to build the Cadillac ELR.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/16/2012

A general view of the GM Tech Center in Warren.  (Credit: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Explosion At GM Tech Center From ‘Extreme Testing’ On Battery

Extreme testing of a prototype battery said to be part of this morning’s explosion and fire at the GM Tech Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2012

Senator Debbie Stabenow (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)  File

Stabenow Touts Job Creation In Battery Innovation

A U.S. lawmaker from Michigan made a stop in Livonia, Friday, at a local manufacturing facility to talk technology and jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/08/2011

Ford Accelerates EV Battery Testing With Wireless Monitoring Systems

Ford Motor Co. is using the Internet and wireless technology to accelerate testing and refinement of the advanced lithium-ion battery systems that will power its upcoming plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles. Ford’s progress is enabled […]