A Chevy Volt charging. (Credit: General Motors)

Electric Charging Station To Open At I-75 And Dixie Highway

Grand Blanc Township and the Michigan Department of Transportation demonstrated Genesee County’s first public electric charging station at a ribbon-cutting event held last week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/27/2011

GM To Add 1,000 Michigan Jobs

General Motors (NYSE: GM) said Tuesday it will add 1,000 engineers and researchers in Michigan over the next two years to significantly expand its vehicle electrification expertise

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/30/2010

More Than 6,000 Take Volt For A Spin; New EV Rollout Near

General Motors Corp. says some 6,348 customers climbed in to the new Chevrolet Volt and took it for a spin during the recently concluded 12-city Volt Unplugged Tour. In shopping mall parking lots, on corporate […]


Automotive Insight-A 10/22

If EV’s catch on and gas sales plummet, how do you keep our roads from crumbling?


Automotive Insight-B 10/22

If you just can’t wait to buy an electric car, WWJ’s John McElroy compares your choices.


New York Power Authority Orders 10 Azure-Ford Electric Vans

Oak Park-based Azure Dynamics Corp. and Ford Motor Co. announced Thursday that New York Power Authority, the nation’s largest state public power organization, has been added to the LEAD customer program for the Ford Transit […]


September 19, 2010

Sorry, I was just “too busy to blog” last week. I should do it every day, but it’s not going to happen. I’ve had a lot of things rattling through my brain, and am trying […]


Macomb CC Gets $1.4M Grant For EVs

The electrification of the automobile is moving into high gear, and Macomb Community College is leveraging a series of grants to position southeast Michigan at the forefront of the electric-drive vehicle industry. The National Science […]


Bill Ford: “We’re Becoming Relevant Again”

After a couple of very difficult years in the auto industry, the “dark clouds” are lifting, and, says Ford executive chairman Bill Ford, technology and innovation will lead the way. “We’re becoming relevant again to […]