Elon Musk Visits Flint, Promises To Let Students Tour Rocket FactoryTech billionaire Elon Musk surprised students by showing up at a school assembly in Flint, Michigan, and promising to take some of them for a tour of his Space X rocket factory in California.
GM Announces Jobs, New Electric Vehicle Amid President Trump's CriticismLess than a week after a series of critical tweets from the president over an Ohio plant closure, General Motors is announcing plans to add 400 jobs and build a new electric vehicle at a factory north of Detroit.
Michigan Awards Grants To 3 Auto Suppliers For ExpansionsState officials say three auto supply companies have received financial support from the Michigan Strategic Fund to expand their operations.
Ford Will Spend $900 Million And Create 900 New JobsFord is repackaging a previously announced manufacturing investment in the Detroit area and now says it will spend $900 million and create 900 new jobs over the next four years.
Michigan Auto Dealer Donates $5M To Albion CollegeA Michigan Auto Dealer is donating $5 million to Albion College to expand recreation and attract more students.
The Henry Ford Collection Gets Self-Driving Test VehicleA Dearborn history attraction has acquired one of General Motors' first self-driving test vehicles.
Honda Recalls 1.2M More Vehicles With Dangerous Air BagsA type of Takata air bag inflator once thought to be safe has now come under scrutiny after a crash and explosion in Maryland injured the driver of a Honda minivan.
UAW Chief Raises Strike Pay, Issues Warning To AutomakersThe president of the United Auto Workers union warned automakers that the union is prepared to strike if it doesn't get its way in upcoming contract talks.
General Motors Gets $2.8M For Energy Savings At Flint PlantsConsumers Energy has awarded General Motors $2.8 million for energy-saving upgrades at the automaker's Flint plants.
Tesla Walks Back Its Plan To Close Most ShowroomsTesla is walking back its plan to close most of its showrooms worldwide.
Detroit Man Gets 4½-15 Years in Wayne County Deputy's Hit-and-Run DeathA Detroit man has been sentenced to 4½-15 years in prison for a hit-and-run crash that killed a Wayne County sheriff's deputy.
Police Believe a Dearborn Heights Man Purposefully Burnt Property Owned By Middle Eastern DescentAuthorities have accused a Detroit-area man of setting fires that targeted people of Middle Eastern descent.