Michigan Matters: It's Show Time in the Motor City!Major events tied to automotive, robotics and the electric future are about to kick in to high gear as leaders from Automate 2022, the 2022 EV Exchange Conference and the 2022 North American International Detroit Auto Show appear to preview them on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters.”
Michigan Matters: Film Incentives Making a Comeback?Michigan once had the most lucrative film incentives in the nation in 2008 but were ended in 2015. Now, some state legislators are trying to bring a modified version back as Peter Klein, Secretary-Treasurer of Michigan Film Industry Association, talked about on CBS 62’s “Michigan Matters.”
Ford Adding 200 Jobs In Dearborn To Make Electric VehiclesFord will reveal details of the E-Transit electric van on Thursday.
GM Recalls 217K Vehicles To Fix Leak That Can Stop TravelThe recall is expected to start Dec. 14.
Toyota Recalls More Than 3 Million Vehicles Over Faulty Fuel PumpsThe recall affects Lexus and Toyota vehicles from the years 2013 to 2019.
Kia Recall: Electrical Problem Can Cause Fires In Vans, SUVsKia is joining its affiliate Hyundai in recalling thousands of vehicles in the U.S. because water can get into a brake computer, cause an electrical short and possibly a fire.
107K US Audi Vehicles Recalled For New Takata Air Bag ProblemThe new problem has led to at least one death.
Ford Recalls Vehicles Because Carpet Flooring Could Catch Fire After A CrashThe action affects 490,574 vehicles in the U.S. and federal territories, 56,112 in Canada, and 852 in Mexico.
Takata Airbag Fault Forces Recall Of Another 1.4M VehiclesFaulty Takata airbags have already caused the largest auto recall in history, with tens of millions of cars affected. Now a newly discovered defect has prompted the recall of another 1.4 million vehicles.
Speed is About More Than Horsepower, With New 4G ConnectionsMalibu, Impala, Volt and Corvette will be first to get 4G connections.
Mich. Company Gets $10.4M Military Contract, ExpandsA southwestern Michigan company is tripling the size of its facilities following a new $10.4 million contract with the U.S. Army.
Navistar Opens Madison Heights Facility The company that help make military vehicles resistant to attack has opened a new facility in Madison Heights.
New, Larger Displays At Detroit Auto ShowGM is introducing two new small cars, Ford will introduce a small minivan. The Auto Show opens to the public next weekend.
Consumer Advisory For Ford Owners
BMW Recalling Nearly 200-Thousand Cars