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Ford will test new self-driving cars in Detroit

Ford is testing a new fleet of self-driving vehicles in its homebase of Detroit. Argo AI, Ford's autonomous vehicle arm, announced it would deploy its third-generation vehicles in Detroit and Cor...

Ford will test new self-driving cars in Detroit

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Ford-class combat system completes test as Ford availability further delayed The USS Gerald R. Ford completed the final developmental test of its integrated combat system off the coast of California -- a major accomplishment af...
21:48, 06/04/2019

Ford Launches Testing Of New Self-Driving Fleet In Detroit The No. 2 U.S. automaker is in talks with German carmaker Volkswagen AG to develop self-driving vehicles as its autonomous vehicles unit competes for ...
18:16, 06/12/2019

The coolest cars from the Detroit auto show From a reborn Toyota Supra to the muscle-car favorite Ford Shelby GT 500, here are the models that will turn heads at the Detroit auto show.  &#...
18:32, 04/28/2019

Ford's Letting Us Down on Electric Cars The Ford Motor Company bravely and ambitiously announced today that it would be launching an all-electric model... based on existing MEB platform arch...
08:32, 07/13/2019

Nissan eyes $41 million crash test operation near Detroit Nissan is in the "final stages of internal review" for the potential project at its North American technical center in Farmington Hills, Mich., a spok...
22:00, 05/24/2019

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving cars, VW says Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving cars, the German carmaker's chief executive said on Thur...
19:00, 06/13/2019

Ford to build electric cars on VW’s MEB platform in 2023 News 12 Jul, 2019 Ford will “design and build at least one high-volume fully electric vehicle in Europe” using VW’s MEB platform in 2023...
17:16, 07/12/2019

Ford extends transmission warranty on 2014-16 cars Powertrain chief says Focus and Fiesta models with the dual-clutch gearbox "remain safe to drive," but "we regret the inconvenience our customers have...
15:48, 08/14/2019

VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars: VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive...
02:00, 06/14/2019

Why Ostensibly Boring Cars Like This $2,700 Ford LTD Are the Ultimate Bargains I’ve been surfing Craigslist pretty much nonstop over the past decade, and in that time, there’s been one group of vehicles that has tempted me more t...
23:32, 05/21/2019

New Ford scrappage scheme offers £2000 for old cars Scheme applies to all models registered before 31 December 2012, regardless of make Deal applies to commercial and passenger vehicles; will run unti...
13:16, 07/01/2019

Ford partners with VW on electric vehicles, self-driving cars Ford and Volkswagen AG will expand their alliance to include electric vehicles and collaborate with Argo AI to develop self-driving vehicles, the comp...
22:32, 07/12/2019

Ford adds 270,000 cars to recall for unintended rollaways DETROIT (AP) — Ford is adding 270,000 vehicles to a recall in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause them roll away unexpectedly. T...
16:48, 05/15/2019

Ford opens Israel tech lab in move toward driverless cars JERUSALEM (AP) — Ford has opened a research center in Israel, joining a legion of major automakers racing to develop new technologies for the world of...
21:00, 06/13/2019

UPDATE 2-VW and Ford close to deal on self-driving and electric cars - VW Volkswagen and Ford are close to reaching a deal on a partnership for developing self-driving and electric cars, the German carmaker's chief executive...
21:00, 06/13/2019

Ford bought a robotics company to boost its self-driving cars Back in April, Ford chief Jim Hackett admitted that the company overestimated the arrival of self-driving cars. He added that the applications of Ford...
13:48, 07/31/2019

Ford and VW Agree to Share Costs of Self-Driving and Electric Cars A deal announced Friday is an example of how carmakers are joining forces to survive a major shift in technology. But can two longtime rivals cooperat...
18:32, 07/12/2019

Ford partners with Amazon to allow package deliveries to owners' cars Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday it partnered with Amazon.com Inc to allow members of the ecommerce company's loyalty club Prime to deliver packages to t...
16:48, 04/30/2019

Ford wants to use walking robots to help self-driving cars deliver packages Auto giant Ford is teaming up with a robotics company to create an autonomous robot that works with self-driving cars to deliver packages.  ...
18:00, 05/22/2019

Ford takes regulator for a spin in bid to save connected cars Ford and other carmakers such as BMW and Toyota don’t want to lose the rights they gained in 1999 from the FCC for a system designed to link cars, roa...
18:00, 06/18/2019

Volkswagen and Ford Are Teaming Up Massively on Electric and Autonomous Cars The game of catch-up gets going for real, Daimler isn’t doing so hot, and diesels are definitely not having a moment. All that and more in the Morning...
19:32, 07/12/2019

Amazon, Ford Partner to Enable Package Deliveries to Owners' Cars The 'Key by Amazon In-Car delivery' offering will be available for owners of select Ford 2017 and later model vehicles equipped with connectivity serv...
14:09, 05/01/2019

Ford recalls 270,000 Fusion cars to fix glitch that can cause vehicles shift gears and roll away Ford Motor issued a recall of more than 270,000 Fusion vehicles in North America because of a transmission issue that can allow the cars to shift into...
17:32, 05/15/2019

Ford, Volkswagen extend multibillion-dollar alliance to electric, automated cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global a...
16:32, 07/12/2019

Ford Is Working on Package-Delivering Robots That Fold Up Inside Self-Driving Cars These days, we keep hearing automakers talk about all the partnerships they’re forming for autonomous cars, car sharing, large-scale electrification, ...
08:00, 05/23/2019

These companies are buying thousands of American cars made by Ford, GM, Fiat Chrysler 24/7 Wall St. compiled a list of the companies with the largest fleets of vehicles made by the Big Three American Automakers.     ...
05:48, 08/02/2019

Volkswagen zooms ahead in extension of alliance with Ford to electric, automated cars Ford Motor Co and Volkswagen AG said they will spend billions of dollars to jointly develop electric and self-driving vehicles, deepening a global a...
18:00, 07/12/2019

The 2019 Ford Shelby GT350 track apps point to future customization in cars It’s rare when the extra settings and options available in any car are so numerous it takes an afternoon to test them all. With the 2019 Ford M...
20:00, 07/20/2019

Product blitz to test Ford quality gains A renewed focus on improving internal processes helped bring the Ford brand to a third-straight top-five finish in this year's J.D. Power IQS rankings...
15:32, 06/23/2019

This Ford Bronco Test Mule Looks Kind of Fantastic Just as It Is Look at that stubby little guy there! It looks both cute and tough at the same time, like a pug that’s been taking secret Krav Maga classes when you t...
01:16, 06/07/2019

Ford Brings in Startup to Test Walking Robot Deliveries Walking robots deployed from self-driving vans to deliver mail parcels could be seen marching up to homeowners’ doorsteps as early as next year, as pa...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Domino’s Pizza will test driverless delivery cars In the near future, a driverless, autonomous vehicle might be responsible for your next pizza delivery. On Monday, Domino’s Pizza announced that it’s ...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Chicago will test Samsung's DeX in-vehicle solution in cop cars Samsung created an in-vehicle version of its DeX platform in hopes that it can replace the computers cops and first responders have to carry around. N...
12:32, 08/22/2019

US To Test Mirrorless, Camera-Based Systems In Cars The U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration plans to test how drivers could use cameras to replace traditional rearview mirrors in automob...
18:48, 08/28/2019

Rebellion, Ginetta to field two LMP1 cars at WEC pre-season test Rebellion and Ginetta will each run two cars at the this month's World Endurance Championship pre-season test despite not committing to field both the...
22:48, 07/08/2019

The test of time: the best cars from the Autocar team's birth-years You might know what was number one in the charts when you were born, but what was rocking the motoring world? Six of our writers, young and not so y...
08:00, 07/20/2019

It's Time to Give Semi-Autonomous Cars a Driving Test We live, my friends, in a world of anarchy. Chaos reigns over our streets. We live in a society that tolerates half-demented, half-driving barely-robo...
18:00, 06/19/2019

Mark Hamill's first Star Wars screen test with Harrison Ford sure was crummy On Twitter today, CNBC contributor Carl Quintanilla shared an interesting piece of Star Wars history, with a young Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford recit...
19:48, 07/29/2019

Mark Hamill reminisces about the first day he met Harrison Ford at a 'Star Wars' screen test Mark Hamill and Harrison Ford jumped headfirst into their career-defining roles when they met over 40 years ago at a 'Star Wars' screen test...
00:48, 07/30/2019

Lee Iacocca Was A Man of Detroit When Detroit Needed Better Men Lee Iacocca, one of the most influential auto executives in history, died yesterday at 94. Many of the obituaries and tributes credit Iacocca for his ...
21:48, 07/03/2019

Ford reveals horsepower, torque for Mustang Shelby GT500, the 'most powerful street-legal Ford ever' Ford announced that the 2020 Mustang Shelby GT500 has 760 horsepower and 625 lb.-ft of torque, which it says makes this the most powerful street-legal...
12:48, 06/19/2019

Ford Could Be Cooking up a Racy Le Mans-Inspired Version of the Ford GT Over four years since the Ford GT was first revealed, Ford is coming up with something new for it. The details are scarce, but you can see from the te...
16:16, 06/21/2019

Ford of Europe chairman to head Changan-Ford JV in China Steven Armstrong, 55, will become president of the joint venture Oct. 1 to replace the retiring Nigel Harris. Ford said Armstrong's responsibilities i...
04:16, 08/23/2019

Confused investors keep buying FORD, thinking it's Ford Just about every time Ford Motor makes big news, some investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a tiny maker of carrying cases for medica...
07:32, 08/13/2019

Bill Ford, Sergio Marchionne discussed Ford-FCA tie-up The heads of Ford and Fiat Chrysler once broached the subject of a merger but the talks did not go anywhere, Ford's Executive Chairman Bill Ford said....
14:32, 06/11/2019

Two Years and 180 Cars Later, Michigan Man Forced to Sell 20 Cars A Month Has Eight Days To Clear His Lot Roughly two years ago, a Michigan township told retired Ford powertrain dyno-cell technician Ron Dauzet that his 218-car automobile collection did not...
04:32, 08/10/2019

Uber Launches New Program to Get Drivers Who Can't Afford Cars to Drive Cars for Them Uber was once a modest company with modest goals: unleash the power of the free market in a heavily-regulated industry to provide on-demand, convenien...
19:32, 05/30/2019

Electric cars vs hydrogen cars: exclusive real-world analysis News 28 Aug, 2019 Transport for London and the Metropolitan Police run hydrogen, electric and conventional vehicles – but which are they...
14:16, 08/28/2019

Cars.com survey finds some of the most American cars in 2019 are mostly Japanese Japanese automakers Honda and Toyota built nine of the top 15 models on the list, which ranks vehicles based on where they are assembled, the origin o...
04:32, 06/26/2019

GM Claims Electric Cars Will Be the Same Price As Gas Cars 'A Lot Sooner Than People Think' GM is stepping up the bullish rhetoric on electric cars. During a conference presentation on Sunday, the company’s president, Mark Reuss, said electri...
01:16, 06/07/2019

Autonomous cars: When will our cars finally really drive us? For years we have been talking about autonomous, self-driving vehicles. Yet we don't see them on the streets. But be patient, even if you can't see th...
19:16, 07/17/2019

Investors ticked off: FORD isn't Ford Anytime Ford Motor Co. makes big news, some careless investors mistakenly buy shares of Forward Industries, a Florida company with the ticker symbol "...
18:48, 08/19/2019

GTA 5 Online Casino Cars leak: 22 new cars revealed in Grand Theft Auto Online Update DLC Rockstar is rolling out a new update for Grand Theft Auto Online today, and as the update goes online for players, leakers are already starting to sho...
01:48, 07/24/2019

Navy executes successful test of AEGIS Virtual Twin software in missile test The U.S. Navy successfully executed a live-fire drill controlled by a prototype of the AEGIS Virtual Combat Management System, the U.S. Naval Sea Syst...
20:00, 04/28/2019

Russia to nuclear test ban monitor: Test accident not your business Russia told an agency that verifies a ban on nuclear tests that a military test accident in the country's north this month was none of its business an...
15:00, 08/20/2019

The Ratio Of Demonically-Named Cars To Angelically-Named Cars Is Way Out Of Balance I’m not necessarily suggesting there’s any great theological meaning behind this, but I do feel that it’s worth noting that there are many, many more ...
08:48, 08/08/2019

Crash test dummies fly out of roller coaster during test A New Jersey theme park said the malfunction that sent two roller coaster crash dummies crashing into the roof of a neighboring hotel was a problem wi...
21:16, 05/02/2019

WoW Classic Stress Test Time: World of Warcraft Classic's final test ahead of release date The WoW Classic release date is later this month, but today, Blizzard is putting on one final World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test to really put the ...
17:16, 08/08/2019

WoW Classic Stress Test End Time: World of Warcraft Classic final test before release date The WoW Classic release date is later this month, but today, Blizzard is putting on one final World of Warcraft Classic Stress Test to really put the ...
12:16, 08/09/2019

Detroit: Become N64 Today on Highlight Reel we have a bunch of Rainbow Six moments, The People’s Elbow, Judgment snail-jitsu, graphical downgrades and much more!...
00:00, 07/16/2019

Detroit Is Hooked on Trucks Investors worry when market rallies depend on the performance of just a few star stocks. Something similar is going on in the car industry, where prof...
19:16, 08/01/2019

Detroit auto show home gets new name TCF Bank, which recently merged with Chemical Bank to form Michigan's largest bank by deposits, bought the 22-year naming rights to the home of the De...
00:00, 08/28/2019

Bold Plan for Detroit: Make Big Three Into Big Two A two-way combination between Fiat Chrysler, General Motors or Ford would offer domination of the lucrative pickups-and-SUV business, delivering more ...
00:16, 06/08/2019

Contract Negotiations Between the UAW and Detroit's Big Three Are Probably Going to Get Ugly Negotiations between the UAW and Detroit’s Big Three are already tense, autonomous systems are re-shaping how we produce car parts and trends seen f...
17:48, 07/15/2019

Detroit 3's Q2 earnings likely to color UAW talks The automakers can point to weakness in their latest financial results to help justify demands for more financial flexibility in the next contract, de...
22:48, 07/28/2019

Fire reported at UAW headquarters in Detroit The UAW told employees to work from home on Monday and Tuesday and that the ceremonial beginning of contract talks with the Detroit 3 automakers would...
21:48, 07/14/2019

GM braces for attacks from Democrats in Detroit debates General Motors Co is bracing for attacks from Democratic presidential candidates at two debates that begin on Tuesday in Detroit near its headquarters...
00:16, 07/30/2019

Detroit’s Gardenhire ejected after 9th-inning reversal DETROIT (AP) — Ron Gardenhire has been ejected from Detroit’s game against Miami on Tuesday night after the Tigers’ manager came out to ar...
05:16, 05/22/2019

FCA seeks $160M in tax incentives for Detroit plants Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is seeking up to $160 million in taxpayer incentives to partially subsidize a planned $2.5 billion investment in two Detroit...
23:00, 04/30/2019

Naked man causes brief disruption at Detroit Metro airport ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say a man took off more than his belt and shoes at a Detroit Metropolitan Airport security checkpoint, and that he g...
17:16, 06/21/2019

Prominent Detroit priest removed from ministry Detroit’s Roman Catholic archdiocese removes a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it describes as a “credible alle...
11:32, 07/08/2019

3 officers, 1 suspect recovering after shooting in Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Detroit police say an officer has been shot and two officers also were injured following an incident on the city’s west side. Pol...
14:00, 05/19/2019

Mumford wrestling defies the odds in Detroit Mumford High School has the only wrestling team in the Detroit Public School League. Its origin story is one of persistence by coach and wrestlers ali...
23:32, 05/27/2019

Sony subs ‘PES' for 'Detroit' in July's PS Plus lineup In an unusual move for Sony, it's making a change to its free PS Plus game lineup for July. It previously said the offerings would be Pro Evoluti...
16:48, 07/02/2019

| Woodland returns to PGA in Detroit after US Open triumph Gary Woodland returns to the US PGA Tour this week after winning the US Open at Pebble Beach, trying to figure out the new realities after his first m...
23:00, 06/26/2019

Cleveland’s Bauers hits for cycle at Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Cleveland’s Jake Bauers has hit for the cycle against Detroit. Bauers doubled in the second inning, then singled and tripled duri...
04:32, 06/15/2019

Detroit man arraigned on charges in attack on police DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man is facing three counts of assault with intent to murder for an attack that injured three police officers, including one w...
22:32, 05/28/2019

Lashley stays hot to maintain lead in Detroit Nate Lashley proved his opening round 63 at the Rocket Mortgage Classic was no fluke by firing a five-under-par 67 on Friday to maintain his one-strok...
05:00, 06/29/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Detroit Lions Some people are fans of the Detroit Lions. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Detroit Lions. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for th...
22:48, 07/31/2019

Man arrested, 3 others sought in downtown Detroit shooting One man has been arrested and three others are being sought in connection with a weekend shooting of three other men in Detroit's popular downtown ent...
20:48, 05/07/2019

The Latest: Detroit man arraigned in LGBTQ shootings The Latest on a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others because they were part of the LGBTQ community (all times local)...
22:48, 06/07/2019

Here's What You Missed From Round One of the Democratic Debates in Detroit On Tuesday night, 10 of the Democratic Presidential candidates took the stage in Detroit to discuss issues of immigration, gun violence, climate chang...
20:16, 07/31/2019

New mobility center slated for downtown Detroit The center will be housed in Wayne State University's 45,000-square-foot Industry Innovation Center, which the university bought last year in downtown...
20:32, 08/05/2019

S.U.V. vs. Sedan, and Detroit vs. the World, in a Fight for the Future In 2019 in the U.S., sport utility vehicles and pickups are grabbing a record 70 percent of the market. Asian and European automakers see things diffe...
14:16, 09/12/2019

Detroit man charged in deaths of gay men, transgender woman DETROIT (AP) — Authorities say a man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because th...
15:48, 06/07/2019

FCA's Detroit plans could spur more supplier investments Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan hinted the city was in talks with at least four logistics and supplier teams to expand in Detroit, promising an additional 1...
18:16, 05/26/2019

Detroit’s Gardenhire ejected for 5th time this season DETROIT (AP) — Tigers manager Ron Gardenhire has been ejected in the sixth inning of Saturday’s game against Cleveland. Detroit was trailing 3-0...
05:00, 06/16/2019

Man police suspect in Detroit killings appears in court DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man who police say is suspected in the deaths of three women will return to court next month for a key hearing on sexual assa...
17:16, 06/20/2019

Detroit finishes FCA land deals for new Jeep plant Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is moving forward with a $1.6 billion plan to open a second Jeep assembly plant in Detroit after the city said Friday it had...
01:16, 05/04/2019

9-year-old Detroit girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs A 9-year-old girl riding her bike in Detroit was mauled to death by a pack of dogs — even as neighbors rushed to her aid, according to a report....
18:00, 08/20/2019

Groups bringing national reparations debate to Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Two national organizations pushing for federal legislation on reparations for descendants of African American slaves are bringing their...
08:00, 05/14/2019

Fiat Chrysler's tax incentives may top $400M for Detroit plants FCA's tax incentives now total $384.5 million and could climb to as high as $422 million if the state of Michigan approves an additional $37.8 million...
23:16, 07/23/2019

Waymo factory plan in Detroit spotlights talent needs Waymo's plans to establish an advanced manufacturing facility in the heart of Detroit illustrates how Silicon Valley and Michigan have grown to recogn...
06:16, 04/29/2019

Authorities remove 178 cats from suburban Detroit home WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say animal control officers have removed 178 cats from a suburban Detroit home where the animals we...
16:32, 05/21/2019

Detroit agrees to pay $107.6 mln to buy land for new Fiat Chrysler plant The city of Detroit said on Friday it agreed to pay $107.6 million for nearly 215 acres of land needed to construct a new $1.6 billion Fiat Chrysler A...
08:48, 05/04/2019

Man held in Detroit deaths charged with separate assault DETROIT (AP) — A Detroit man described by police as a “person of interest” in the deaths of three women has been charged in a separate cas...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Inert grenade in Detroit airport luggage causes brief scare ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Authorities say what turned out to be an inert grenade in a piece of luggage caused a brief scare and drew a heavy law enforceme...
16:16, 06/14/2019

Detroit man lands in ICU after not canceling Dominican Republic trip A Detroit man says he fell critically ill during a Dominican Republic vacation — after he decided against canceling his stay in the wake of recent tou...
02:16, 07/10/2019

VW explores move from longtime suburban Detroit office VW is exploring several options for its office north of Detroit. It could move elsewhere in the northern Detroit suburbs, it could develop a new offic...
18:00, 06/18/2019

Multimatic's new driving simulator near Detroit will create 50 jobs The Canadian auto supplier -- most recently known for building Ford's $450,000 GT supercar -- will develop technology for hybrid and electric vehicles...
19:32, 05/17/2019

Former Detroit Lions safety Glover Quin retires from NFL at 33 After 10 seasons in the NFL, the last six with the Detroit Lions, safety Glover Quin announced his retirement with an Instagram video.   &#...
18:00, 07/09/2019

Detroit Lions sign former AAF quarterback Luis Perez The Lions signed quarterback Luis Perez, who made seven starts for the Birmingham Iron before the AAF suspended operations this spring.   &...
04:32, 08/28/2019

China forges forward while Detroit 'retreats,' expert says As President Trump threw another curveball into ongoing U.S.-China trade negotiations with a new wave of tariff threats, U.S. automakers are grappling...
05:48, 05/07/2019

Anthony Bourdain left behind a documentary series about Detroit. But will it be seen? When Anthony Bourdain died in 2018, he was executive producing a documentary series about Detroit's history. Now its makers are trying to get it ...
01:48, 08/24/2019

Detroit monsignor praises pope’s sex abuse law An official with the Archdiocese of Detroit is welcoming Pope Francis' new church law about reporting clergy sex abuse and investigating bishops ...
03:48, 05/10/2019

| WATCH: Prominent Detroit priest removed from ministry Detroit's Roman Catholic archdiocese has removed a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it describes as a "credible allegation" ...
10:48, 07/08/2019

Man dies in shootout with Wayne State officer in Detroit DETROIT (AP) — Authorities say a man has died in a shootout with a Wayne State University police officer in Detroit. The school’s police Chief A...
16:00, 06/06/2019

Couple charged after 178 cats removed from Detroit home WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities say a couple has been charged after animal control officers removed 178 cats from deplorable conditions ...
04:00, 06/14/2019

Detroit, Chicago, Memphis: The 25 most segregated cities in America 24/7 Wall St. calculated the percentage of black residents who live in predominantly black census tracts to identify the most segregated cities. ...
13:32, 07/20/2019

The Latest: Police say Detroit man tied to deaths, assaults DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a possible serial killer in Detroit (all times local): 1:32 p.m. Detroit Police Chief James Craig says he believes a man ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Live Blog: From Detroit, the Democratic Debates, Night 2 DETROIT—Greetings from Flint! The Root is at the Flint Development Center live-blogging the second night of debates, where the organization Black Vote...
01:48, 08/01/2019

Verizon expands its 5G network to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis and DC Verizon (Engadget's parent company) looks to be on track to meet its goal of bringing 5G coverage to more than 30 US cities this year. It has nea...
17:48, 07/31/2019

Live Blog: From Detroit, the Democratic Debates, Night 1 Greetings from Detroit! The Root is here in the Motor City live-blogging the first night of debates from the Charles H. Wright Museum of African Ameri...
06:16, 07/31/2019

Lions vs. Cardinals: Matthew Stafford will propel Detroit Lions (-3) over CARDINALS: One thing Detroit QB Matthew Stafford can do is swat down mediocre foes, and Arizona, led by rookie quarterback Kyler Murra...
08:16, 09/08/2019

Tigers vs. White Sox: Take Detroit and veteran Daniel Norris Headlines can be deceiving. “Knicks settle for Randle, Gibson, Payton, Bullock.” Sure, a winner never tanks, a tanker never wins. But if you think the...
15:48, 07/03/2019

'More than lip service': Detroit voters look for policy reform in Dems For its voters, hosting the second debate of the 2020 Democratic primaries is an opportunity to shed light on systemic issuesFor Detroit resident Jerr...
17:16, 07/29/2019

Newgarden and Rossi dominate IndyCar Detroit qualifying again Penske's Josef Newgarden and Andretti Autosport's Alexander Rossi continued to dominate IndyCar's Detroit Grand Prix weekend by again locking out the ...
23:16, 06/02/2019

10 Things We Learned From Night One of the Democratic Debates in Detroit Ten Democratic presidential candidates took the stage in Detroit on Tuesday night for a debate that revealed the party’s fault lines on issues r...
11:48, 07/31/2019

Detroit area streets flooded from heavy rainfall A suburban Detroit community has asked the state for an emergency declaration after flooding that followed heavy rainfall left streets covered with wa...
20:16, 05/01/2019

Man convicted in shooting deaths of 3 inside Detroit eatery DETROIT (AP) — A jury has convicted a Detroit man in the fatal shootings of three other men inside a fast-food restaurant. The Wayne County prosecutor...
21:32, 05/02/2019

| Lashley seizes 6-stroke PGA Tour Detroit lead Nate Lashley, the last player to make the field, fired a nine-under par 63 to seize a six-stroke lead after the third round of the PGA Tour's Rocket M...
10:00, 06/30/2019

Golf: Lashley cards 63 to move six clear in Detroit Nate Lashley galloped to a six-stroke third round lead at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit on Saturday after carding his second nine-under-par 6...
03:48, 06/30/2019

Tigers vs. Orioles: Matthew Boyd will be difference for Detroit To say the Detroit Tigers and Baltimore Orioles have been struggling this season would be putting things modestly, but there has been one bright spot ...
00:16, 05/29/2019

Verizon brings 5G to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, and Washington D.C. Verizon's 5G network opens today in parts of four more cities, this time including very significant coverage for Washington D.C., where regulators wor...
20:48, 07/31/2019

Celebrities react to first night of Democratic debate in Detroit As prominent 2020 Democratic hopefuls took the stage for the first of two debates in Detroit, Mich., outspoken celebrities took to social media to sou...
15:48, 07/31/2019

BIG 3 MVP Joe Johnson signs with Detroit Pistons for one year-deal Joe Johnson, a seven-time NBA All-Star who sat out last year, will return for the 2019-20 season. He will team with Derrick Rose in the backcourt. &#...
00:16, 09/13/2019

Factbox: Four moments to watch for as U.S. Democrats debate in Detroit Twenty Democratic presidential hopefuls will take the stage in Detroit on Tuesday and Wednesday nights in their second debate of the nominating contes...
16:16, 07/29/2019

Marianne Williamson may not have won the Democratic debate in Detroit, but she did win the internet Sean Rayford/Getty Images Author Marianne Williamson was the most searched candidate in 48 states after the debate, after only commanding search in t...
16:48, 07/31/2019

Scott Dixon: Detroit IndyCar win "redemption" after crash in opener IndyCar champion Scott Dixon says his first victory of 2019 in the Detroit finale was "redemption" after "feeling a bit of an idiot" for his first rac...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Arrests made after fights at Detroit-area fireworks display ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — Police say they arrested a dozen young people after several fights broke out at a suburban Detroit fireworks display. Crowds gat...
19:16, 06/28/2019

Detroit Lions haven't won a playoff game in exactly 10,000 days Just two major American professional sports have gone longer than the Detroit Lions without advancing in the playoffs. Today marks 10,000 days.  ...
14:16, 05/23/2019

Detroit hurries to board vacant houses after serial slayings Stanley Allen mowed the lawn at a vacant house next to his Detroit home as teams of police and city workers scoured nearby empty houses as part of an ...
00:00, 06/14/2019

Trucks Shield Detroit Auto Makers From Global Headwinds Sales of big pickup trucks to American buyers are helping Detroit’s car companies counter a sputtering global auto market. General Motors forecast an ...
13:16, 08/02/2019

Italian automotive supplier plans new manufacturing plant in Detroit Tiberina Group, a supplier of body-in-white and metal stampings for the auto industry, acquired 10 acres of land at the former American Axle site near...
23:00, 05/31/2019

Detroit IndyCar: Rossi leads practice, Pagenaud causes red flag Alexander Rossi topped Friday IndyCar practice in Detroit, but Indianapolis 500 winner Simon Pagenaud halted the afternoon session by smacking a wall...
23:00, 05/31/2019

The Latest: Detroit police seek person of interest in deaths DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on a possible serial killer in Detroit (all times local): 5:53 p.m. Detroit’s police chief has identified a person of ...
00:16, 06/08/2019

Democratic Debates, Day 1: Elizabeth Warren Came to Detroit and Caught a Body DETROIT—Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) was supposed to come to Detroit and prove to this mostly black city why its residents should trust her with th...
01:48, 08/01/2019

Democrats pass up chance to dent GM on job cuts in Detroit debates Detroit-based General Motors Co emerged from two days of Democratic debates in its hometown largely unscathed as 2020 White House hopefuls largely pas...
07:48, 08/01/2019

Rangers beat Detroit 5-3, handing Tigers another home loss DETROIT (AP) — Jesse Chavez pitched into the seventh inning in his longest outing in over two years, and the Texas Rangers became the latest visiting ...
05:00, 06/26/2019

Detroit man charged with killing gay men, transgender woman in mass shooting DETROIT — A man charged with fatally shooting three people and wounding two others at a Detroit home had targeted them because they were gay or transg...
07:48, 06/08/2019

Fiat Chrysler Deal Gives Detroit Residents First Crack At Jobs Detroit officials hope the deal with Fiat Chrysler will mean residents have a better shot at good-paying jobs with the automaker, although Fiat Chrysl...
10:19, 08/12/2019

Embattled Border Patrol chief in El Paso transferred to Detroit Facing criticism over treatment of migrants, the top Border Patrol leader in El Paso is transferred to Detroit, raising concerns.    &...
03:48, 07/27/2019

Second Democratic Debate Highlights: The Biggest Moments From Night 2 in Detroit Former Vice President Joe Biden took heat from many of his fellow Democratic candidates during night two of the second round 2020 presidential primary...
10:48, 08/01/2019

Community benefits plan for Detroit-Windsor bridge released DETROIT (AP) — Details of community benefits tied to a commuter bridge being built between Detroit and Canada have been released. Officials and electe...
21:00, 06/14/2019

NYC police union protests de Blasio in Detroit hours before debate A local police union president blasted Bill de Blasio at an NYPD union protest of the mayor outside the Democratic debate venue in Motor City Wednesda...
17:16, 08/01/2019

Foodies, faithful drawn to Metro Detroit Ramadan festivals DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A middle-of-the-night festival has been staged on weekends throughout May in a Detroit suburb and drawn tens of thousan...
18:32, 05/31/2019

Dakkota Integrated Systems to supply FCA's expanded plant in Detroit Dakkota's Detroit plans come as the city angles for suppliers to expand alongside Fiat Chrysler's $2.5 billion investment and 5,000 new automotive job...
19:32, 07/09/2019

Foodies, faithful flock to Metro Detroit Ramadan festivals Shortly before midnight, a buzzing crowd stood patiently in a line that bent around the corner of a community center and stretched far back into the n...
22:00, 05/31/2019

Justin Verlander orders Astros to bar Detroit reporter over grudge At Justin Verlander’s request, the Astros blocked a Detroit Free Press reporter from his post-game media session Wednesday night. On Thursday, Verland...
00:48, 08/23/2019

NYPD blues to dog Bill de Blasio outside Detroit Democratic debate Hizzoner might be able to leave New York — but not his Big Apple blues. Nearly two dozen NYPD cops will give Mayor Bill de Blasio a police escort he n...
22:48, 07/30/2019

Detroit police arrest graffiti artist hired by city DETROIT (AP) — A graffiti artist commissioned by the city of Detroit to paint a mural on a viaduct was arrested by police who believed he was committi...
22:32, 06/23/2019

FCA land swap deal, incentives approved by Michigan, Detroit The Detroit City Council and the Michigan Strategic Fund voted separately on incentive packages -- with a combined value of $311.6 million -- tied to ...
06:16, 05/22/2019

Disruption, corruption loom over UAW union talks with Big Three Detroit automakers Uncommon issues during this year's talks include technological changes threatening traditional union jobs and an ongoing federal corruption probe...
14:48, 07/23/2019

Detroit Tigers fan butters up Curtis Granderson with popcorn during game Curtis Granderson spent his first six seasons playing for the Detroit Tigers and when he returned to the city Tuesday as a member of the Miami Marlins...
15:48, 05/22/2019

Rocketman Lashley defies low ranking to grab lead in Detroit Nate Lashley defied his lowly world ranking and made the most of his late addition to the Rocket Mortgage Classic field as he grabbed a one-shot lead ...
05:32, 06/28/2019

Detroit man charged with first-degree murder, other felonies in LGBTQ killing A 26-year-old man was charged with numerous felonies, including first-degree murder and four firearm counts, for allegedly assaulting two gay men in D...
02:32, 07/13/2019

Off-duty Detroit police sergeant killed in domestic incident GARDEN CITY, Mich. (AP) — Police say an off-duty Detroit sergeant has died following what was described as domestic violence at a home in a suburban c...
03:48, 06/04/2019

Yzerman puts stamp on 1st Detroit draft with unexpected pick Back home in Detroit, it took Steve Yzerman only a matter of minutes into Friday's NHL draft to put his imprint on the future of the Red Wings &...
06:48, 06/22/2019

12 biggest takeaways from the first of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates in Detroit Rebecca Cook/Reuters The first round of two 2020 Democratic presidential debates took place in Detroit, Michigan, on Tuesday night. It was hosted by...
16:48, 07/31/2019

Waymo firms up plans for autonomous car assembly plant in Detroit Waymo will lease an American Axle factory in Detroit, where it will integrate self-driving systems onto vehicles provided by Fiat Chrysler and Jaguar ...
19:16, 04/28/2019

The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit DETROIT (AP) – The Latest on the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates in Detroit (all times local): 10:30 p.m. Some Democrati...
12:16, 07/31/2019

Double amputee, 14, throws touchdown at Detroit Lions practice The Detroit Lions called in a special quarterback to lead the offense for one play during their intrasquad scrimmage Friday at Ford Field, where he to...
16:00, 08/04/2019

Detroit man charged with murder in death of girl, 9, who was killed by pit bulls A Michigan man is facing murder charges after his three dogs brutally attacked and killed a 9-year-old girl in Detroit earlier this week, according to...
23:00, 08/22/2019

| Unheralded alternate grabs early lead at Detroit stop Unheralded alternate Nate Lashley, the last player in the field, has seized a one-stroke lead after the opening round of the PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgag...
11:48, 06/28/2019

Royals vs. Tigers: Shane Greene gives Detroit a great chance To say the Tigers’ pitching is full of peaks and valleys would be generous, but on Tuesday they will turn the mound over to one of their most reliable...
22:32, 06/11/2019

Detroit police seek ‘serial murderer’ in deaths of 3 women DETROIT (AP) — Police in Detroit say the killings of three women since March could be the work of a “serial murderer and rapist.” Chief Ja...
20:16, 06/05/2019

Detroit Lions to sign G Joe Dahl to two-year contract extension The Detroit Lions are signing offensive lineman Joe Dahl to a contract extension as he competes for the team's starting job at left guard in training ...
09:00, 08/07/2019

Detroit Agrees To Pay $107.6 Million To Buy Land For New Fiat Chrysler Plant The city of Detroit said on Friday it agreed to pay $107.6 million for nearly 215 acres of land needed to construct a new $1.6 billion Fiat Chrysler A...
10:48, 05/04/2019

The Latest: Severe weather delays Detroit Grand Prix DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the Detroit Grand Prix (all times local): 3:55 p.m. The start of the Detroit Grand Prix has been delayed. A severe thunde...
22:32, 06/01/2019

Detroit police warn of a possible serial killer after the deaths of three women The killer – a man – appears to be targeting sex workers in their 50s, Detroit's police chief says       &...
07:16, 06/06/2019

Firecracker 'prank gone bad' leaves 2 Detroit city employees who tried to use toilet injured Two city workers in Detroit, Mich., were reportedly injured on Wednesday after firecrackers exploded when they tried to use the toilet in a bizarre "p...
15:32, 07/11/2019

Judge dismisses suit against ICE filed by immigrant in Detroit church sanctuary ICE declared Ded Rranxburgaj a fugitive from the law, but has not attempted to enter the Detroit church to remove him since he took sanctuary.  ...
08:17, 09/14/2019

9-year-old girl fatally mauled by 3 dogs in Detroit; pet owner arrested Police arrested the dogs' owner, a 33-year-old man, following the attack in an alley but were still trying Monday to piece together what happened...
22:32, 08/20/2019

Detroit police take person of interest into custody in serial killer case A person of interest has been identified by Detroit Police in the serial killer case, according to Police Chief James Craig.     ...
03:00, 06/08/2019

Person of interest in Detroit serial killings charged in sexual assault DeAngelo Kenneth Martin is the person of interest in the killings of three women. Now he is charged in the rape of a fourth woman who survived.  ...
20:48, 06/11/2019

As Presidential Candidates Descend on Detroit, the City Wants to Be the 'Engine of the Green New Deal' Detroit has seen its fair share of environmental disasters from industry pollution to ridiculous water bills. But the city is also building equitable ...
01:48, 07/31/2019

‘It's techno-racism’: Detroit is quietly using facial recognition to make arrests Critics in the majority-black city point out that the technology is flawed and often misidentifies people of color and womenFor the last two years, De...
11:48, 08/17/2019

Lear to close plant near Detroit, move operation to northern Mich. Lear is shifting seating work from a plant near Detroit to another operation in Traverse City, Mich., and said it is offering affected employees the c...
07:32, 06/12/2019

Google plans $17-million expansion in Michigan, to add jobs in Detroit and Ann Arbor The tech giant says it will spend $17 million to expand its Detroit and Ann Arbor offices and will add "significant" number of jobs.   ...
23:48, 06/10/2019

Ex-Detroit Lions RB Kevin Smith facilitating pipeline to NFL as college coach Kevin Smith ran for 2,346 yards and 17 TDs in five seasons with the Detroit Lions. He's now coaching running backs at Florida Atlantic.  &#...
23:32, 06/10/2019

Detroit Lions sign pro lacrosse player Tom Kennedy after minicamp tryout The Detroit Lions signed professional lacrosse player Tom Kennedy to a contract after a successful tryout at this weekend's rookie minicamp. ...
23:32, 05/12/2019

Detroit Cop Runs Stop Sign, Causes Wreck, Then Arrests Other Driver to Cover His Ass Last week, a Michigan State Police officer was driving an unmarked Jeep Patriot when he ran a stop sign at an intersection in southwest Detroit. Runni...
19:32, 07/12/2019

RNC arms up for debates: ‘War room,’ counterevents, Trump supporters flood Detroit While the 2020 Democratic presidential crowd has moved into Detroit for two days of debates, the Republicans are also there to make a big point that t...
02:16, 07/31/2019

AI Weekly: Detroit’s facial recognition battle is about the ends justifying the means The Detroit Police Department hopes to convince Rep. Rashida Tlaib that in its use of facial recognition software, the ends justify the means.Read Mor...
05:16, 08/24/2019

Detroit exhibit celebrates life of late Buffalo Bills owner An exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts celebrates the life and legacy of Ralph C. Wilson Jr., the late founder and owner of the Buffalo Bills ...
14:48, 06/29/2019

Detroit Lions waive TE Michael Roberts after trade with Patriots voids A day after trading Michael Roberts to the New England Patriots, the tight end was returned to the Detroit Lions, who subsequently waived him.  ...
09:32, 06/15/2019

Inner Circle: Behind the scenes at PGA Tour's Rocket Mortgage Classic in Detroit The inaugural PGA Tour stop in Detroit has a purse of $7.3 million and has attracted big names such as Rickie Fowler, Dustin Johnson and Bubba Watson....
17:00, 06/26/2019

Firecracker toilet ‘prank’ leaves two Detroit city employees injured These pranksters are real ball busters. Two Detroit city workers on a bathroom break were reportedly injured when firecrackers exploded as they sat do...
08:32, 07/11/2019

Ex-Piston Josh Smith booed, then ejected in Detroit BIG3 opener Former Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith was ejected soon after being booed by the Little Caesars Arena crowd in the Big3 opener.    ...
17:16, 06/23/2019

Dane Cameron holds off Felipe Nasr for IMSA victory in Detroit Team Acura Penske's Dane Cameron held off a charging Felipe Nasr to secure a second successive IMSA victory for himself and team-mate Juan Pablo Monto...
06:00, 06/02/2019

A Detroit Music Festival That Charged White People More Backtracks on Its Pricing Afrofuture Fest initially planned to charge people of color $20 and “non-POC” $40. By Sunday evening, it announced a general admission fee of $20 for ...
03:16, 07/08/2019

Suspect arrested in Detroit murder that sparked serial killer fears A 50-year-old man was arrested on Saturday in the murder of a Detroit woman whose body was found in a trash dumpster, a crime that touched off what po...
01:48, 05/19/2019

Prominent Detroit priest removed from pulpit amid allegations of sex abuse The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit said Sunday that it removed a prominent priest from public ministry after reviewing what it described as a “...
02:48, 07/08/2019

Newgarden wins pole at Detroit Grand Prix, sets up sweep DETROIT (AP) — Josef Newgarden has won his first pole of the season, setting him up to sweep the Detroit Grand Prix races. The Team Penske driver turn...
19:00, 06/02/2019

Possible 'serial murderer,' rapist targeting sex workers in Detroit, police chief says A suspected "serial murderer and rapist" is believed to be behind the killings of at least three women in Detroit since March, the city's top cop reve...
21:48, 06/05/2019

Detroit reaches land deals for new Fiat Chrysler plant plan DETROIT (AP) — Land deals that will allow Fiat Chrysler to build a new assembly plant in Detroit are expected to cost the city and state about $107 mi...
23:48, 05/03/2019

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond reveals one-beer-per-day diet Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond adds a daily beer to pescatarian diet for calorie needs as he tries to get into shape for the season.  ...
14:00, 08/06/2019

Dixon wins chaotic Detroit IndyCar, ex-F1 racer Ericsson on podium Chip Ganassi Racing's Scott Dixon bounced back from an opening race error to win a crash-strewn Detroit finale, as ex-Formula 1 driver Marcus Ericsson...
13:00, 06/03/2019

Land deals, jobs plan tied to new Detroit car plant approved DETROIT (AP) — Fiat Chrysler can move forward with plans to build a new, $1.6 million assembly plant on Detroit’s eastside and invest $900 milli...
20:32, 05/21/2019

FCA land swap deal, incentives approved by Detroit City Council The city's blessing paves the way for FCA to invest $2.5 billion in the existing Jefferson North plant and the idled Mack Avenue engine plant and bri...
22:00, 05/21/2019

Detroit Tigers minor leaguer dies after skateboarding accident aged 27 Chace Numata has died days after being injured in an accidentCatcher, 27, was in his first season with the Tigers organizationTigers minor league catc...
01:17, 09/03/2019

Trump's Mexico tariffs could cost Detroit automakers billions If carmakers pass on costs to consumers, vehicle prices could rise by almost $2,500 for GM products, estimate says, and US sales could drop by 3M. &#...
17:16, 05/31/2019

Journeyman QB Josh Johnson signs with Detroit Lions, his 13th different NFL team Josh Johnson signed a one-year deal with the Detroit Lions on Saturday, joining the 13th different NFL team of his long, winding career.   ...
01:48, 08/11/2019

As Cameras Track Detroit’s Residents, a Debate Ensues Over Racial Bias Studies have shown that facial recognition software can return more false matches for African-Americans than for white people, a sign of what experts ...
04:48, 07/09/2019

Darius Slay says on Instagram Live that he will not attend Detroit Lions minicamp Pro Bowl cornerback Darius Slay indicated Monday on Instagram Live that he will not be attending the Detroit Lions' minicamp this week.  &#...
09:48, 06/04/2019

Detroit woman claims Spirit passenger refused to sit next to her because she's black Spirit Airlines is investigating a Detroit woman's report that a passenger on her flight refused to sit next her because she was black.  &#...
18:16, 07/09/2019

A Detroit Artist Was Commissioned by the City to Paint a Mural—Then Police Arrested Him Detroit artist Sheefy McFly has been making a name for himself, so much so that the city recently commissioned him to paint a series of murals honorin...
19:00, 06/29/2019

Red Kelly, Hall of Famer with Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs, dies at 91 Red Kelly. considered among the greatest Detroit Red Wings of all time, later went to the Toronto Maple Leafs and won another four Stanley Cups. ...
01:16, 05/03/2019

Former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant sues team alleging racial discrimination Derrell Coleman, a former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant, is suing the team and former pitching coach Chris Bosio over alleged racial discriminati...
21:48, 07/27/2019

Opinion: Detroit Lions opener was a gut punch, but fans shouldn't panic The Detroit Lions tied the Arizona Cardinals in a game that felt like a loss. The result was a gut punch, but don't break out the paper bags jus...
22:16, 09/09/2019

Detroit police fear 'serial murderer and rapist' at large after third body found Authorities, who believe attacker is targeting sex workers, make public appeal for informationInvestigators believe a “serial murderer and rapist” tar...
08:32, 06/06/2019

Body found in Indiana cornfield 20 years ago identified as missing Detroit mother Twenty years after the badly decomposed body of a woman wearing only a bra turned up in a farmer's cornfield, Indiana detectives have made an identifi...
04:48, 07/24/2019

Tlaib tussles with Detroit police on Twitter over 'bulls--t' facial recognition software Responding to presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders coming out against police use of facial recognition software, Rep. Rashida Tlaib likewise cal...
09:00, 08/21/2019

Villagers accuse city of seizing water as drought parches 'India's Detroit' In the small village of Bangarampettai, 20 miles from India's manufacturing capital Chennai, about 150 people last month "captured" a water tanker, br...
13:48, 07/02/2019

The first Chinese automaker sets sights on US with start-up Zotye taking on big rivals in Detroit With a name that few Americans will likely know how to pronounce — it's Zoh-tee, not Zot-yee — a small budget and even less brand equity than big...
19:00, 05/08/2019

Detroit Tigers closer Shane Greene's mind is a fascinating place Injuries nearly ended Shane Greene’s career before it started. Now he’s got a grip on the Detroit Tigers’ closer role — even i...
16:48, 05/12/2019

Graffiti artist hired by city of Detroit arrested after cops think he's committing vandalism A graffiti artist who was commissioned by the city of Detroit, Mich., was arrested on Wednesday by police officers who thought he was committing an ac...
16:32, 06/24/2019

Detroit police arrest graffiti artist hired by city to paint mural Painter and musician Sheefy McFly was working on a viaduct in the Motor City's northeast side when two police officers stopped him, the Detroit Free P...
05:00, 06/24/2019

Detroit Tigers minor leaguers were potentially exposed to harmful PFAS chemicals Several Tigers minor leaguers were potentially exposed to chemicals while staying at host family's home during time with West Michigan Whitecaps....
01:16, 05/03/2019

Defensive lineman Mike Daniels signs one-year deal with Detroit Lions The Detroit Lions agreed to terms with Pro Bowl defensive lineman Mike Daniels, who was released by the Green Bay Packers earlier this week in a cap-s...
21:48, 07/27/2019

Dad of 9-year-old Detroit girl mauled to death by pit bulls had argued with owner, family says Emma Hernandez/ Family photo via WDIV By Elisha Fieldstadt The father of a 9-year-old Detroit girl who was mauled to death by three pit bulls Monday h...
06:00, 08/22/2019

Foreign automakers Mitsubishi, VW, Mercedes challenge Detroit in growing US pickup market Most of the new entrants will target the midsize truck market which is expected to be one of the fastest growing segments in the U.S. between now and ...
19:48, 04/30/2019

MLB: Justin Verlander, Houston Astros barring Detroit Free Press violates CBA Verlander requested the Houston Astros to keep writer Anthony Fenech out of the clubhouse after the Tigers' 2-1 win     ...
04:16, 08/23/2019

Cops arrest suspected serial killer linked to Detroit sex worker slayings Police in Detroit arrested a homeless man in a suspected serial murder case after linking the slayings of three sex workers last week. DeAngelo Kennet...
21:48, 06/08/2019

Detroit Lions LB Steve Longa fulfills late father's wish, becomes U.S. citizen Steve Longa's father, Etienne, came to America as a refugee and was killed 15 years later, when he was hit by a truck. Longa is now a U.S. citize...
19:48, 05/05/2019

An emotional Terry Crews hits golden buzzer for Detroit Youth Choir Holding back tears, Terry Crews saw a piece of himself in the Detroit Youth Choir. Then, he hit the golden buzzer.       ...
21:00, 06/19/2019

Suburban Detroit event center aims to create new January auto show Organizers are calling the Southeast Michigan Auto Show in early January a consumer-focused event as opposed to the international, media-driven flair ...
22:48, 06/28/2019

Detroit-Area Jalops: Join Us For The Woodward Dream Cruise Tomorrow Morning Lots of cars have been cruising metro Detroit’s Woodward Avenue all week, but on Saturday the Woodward Dream Cruise will turn the fabled Michigan M-1 ...
23:48, 08/16/2019

Detroit 3, Toyota sales fall; Nissan, Honda, Hyundai post gains The Detroit 3 and Toyota Motor posted lower April U.S. sales while Honda, Nissan and Hyundai volume rose as the industry struggled to post its first m...
22:16, 05/01/2019

Detroit police deny 'serial killer' rumors sparked by woman's murder Detroit police on Friday assured residents of the Motor City that despite rumors on social media they were not aware of a serial killer roaming the do...
02:32, 05/18/2019

Detroit police chief faces backlash over neo-Nazi protest at Pride event James Craig was criticized after officers escorted National Socialist Movement members who carried weapons at Motor City PrideDetroit’s black police c...
16:16, 06/14/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour returns to Michigan for the first time in a decade Thursday when play begins at the Rocket Mortgage Classic.     ...
20:32, 06/27/2019

Dustin Johnson helps couple with their gender reveal while signing autographs in Detroit While signing autographs before Rocket Mortgage Classic, Dustin Johnson tells couple he heard they were pregnant, then he pulled out a pink ball. ...
02:00, 06/27/2019

Houston Astros, Justin Verlander and Detroit Free Press: Here's what happened Justin Verlander and Detroit Free Press reporter Anthony Fenech have a checkered past, but that isn't the issue.      &...
04:16, 08/25/2019

With $200 Million in Investment, JP Morgan Chase Hopes to Make Black Detroit Flourish If you google how Detroit is doing, one of the first words you’ll find in the headlines is “comeback.” The city has bounced back from bankruptcy and i...
16:48, 06/26/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from third round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the third round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
14:48, 06/29/2019

Big Sean has happy kids on his hands as he unveils studio at Boys & Girls Club in Detroit The rapper's new facility on the west side was already full of music Saturday as Big Sean kicked off his second DON Weekend of community activiti...
08:48, 08/19/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from second round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the second round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
02:00, 06/29/2019

Ex-Michigan state trooper sentenced in death of Detroit teen, second taser-involved case A former Michigan state trooper was sentenced Monday to 5 to 15 years in prison after prosecutors say he caused the crash that killed a Detroit teenag...
18:48, 05/14/2019

John Delaney reports fundraising surge, enjoys rare spotlight after Detroit debate John Delaney’s been running for the White House for two years. Now – for the first time since he launched his bid just six months into Donald Trump’s ...
20:16, 07/31/2019

No-no! Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize throws brilliant no-hitter in Double-A debut Detroit Tigers top prospect Casey Mize looked like a man among boys pitching in Double-A. He threw a no-hitter in his debut with the Erie SeaWolves. ...
12:00, 04/30/2019

UAW leader charged with embezzling union funds amid contract talks with Detroit automakers The charges come as the union negotiates new contracts with the Detroit automakers and two weeks after federal officials raided the leader's home...
00:48, 09/13/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic: Protesters gather outside Detroit Golf Club over labor dispute Protesters gathered at Detroit Golf Club on Wednesday in the wake of an ongoing labor dispute. The Rocket Mortgage Classic begins Thursday.  ...
18:32, 06/26/2019

This Detroit Lions offensive lineman loves to eat deer heart: Meet Andrew Donnal Detroit Lions offensive lineman Andrew Donnal makes the most of what he's got. And the longtime hunter likes to eat the heart of deer.  ...
23:16, 08/01/2019

2020 Democrats discuss race in often stark terms during night one of the primary debate in Detroit Lucas Jackson/Reuters The 2020 Democratic candidates discussed race in strong and often stark terms at Tuesday's debate, reflecting the central role ...
16:48, 07/31/2019

Former clubhouse attendant sues Detroit Tigers, ex-pitching coach alleging racial discrimination A former Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant filed a lawsuit against the club and former pitching coach Chris Bosio Thursday, claiming that “a culture ...
12:48, 07/28/2019

Chicago Cubs land Nick Castellanos from Detroit Tigers just ahead of MLB trade deadline The Detroit Tigers have traded outfielder Nick Castellanos to the Chicago Cubs just before the MLB trade deadline.      ...
09:48, 08/01/2019

Rocket Mortgage Classic live blog: Updates from final round of PGA Tour event in Detroit The PGA Tour is back in Michigan and the scores are heating up in the final round of the Rocket Mortgage Classic.       ...
17:16, 06/30/2019

How football helped Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford cope with wife's health scare Having to learn a new offense has helped take Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford's mind off his wife Kelly's recovery from brain surgery. &#...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Detroit police investigating possible serial killer targeting sex workers arrest homeless man as 'person of interest' Police in Detroit have arrested a “person of interest” Friday night in the case of a possible serial killer and rapist targeting sex workers in the ea...
19:16, 06/08/2019

Detroit Lions' Jordan Lasley gets fresh start after fight, heaving ball into pond New Detroit Lions wideout Jordan Lasley is on his third team this summer after being waived by the Ravens and Raiders earlier in training camp.  ...
05:00, 08/22/2019

Don’t Call It a Comeback: With an Ethically-Based New Label, Designer Tracy Reese Honors Her Detroit Roots She was the first black female designer to be recognized by the ever-exclusive fashion industry, and two decades after launching her eponymous label, ...
22:32, 06/26/2019

Detroit Golf Club workers threaten strike if no deal reached before Rocket Mortgage Classic Detroit Golf Club groundskeepers are calling for new contract ahead of this week's Rocket Mortgage Classic on the PGA Tour.    &#...
23:16, 06/24/2019

Detroit Lions' Matthew Stafford opens up about 'tough times' while wife recovers from brain surgery Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford opened up about “some tough times” he and his wife, Kelly, have had to go through since she had surgery to ...
21:00, 05/22/2019

Celebrity judge Greg Mathis accused of spitting on valet driver outside Detroit restaurant: report Celebrity judge Greg Mathis may be in hot water after he allegedly spat on a valet driver outside a Detroit restaurant during a heated exchange over w...
03:00, 08/30/2019

'Your blood is on the hands of ICE and this administration': A Detroit man died in Iraq after being deported in Trump's immigration enforcement efforts Facebook Jimmy Aldaoud, a 41-year-old man from Detroit, was found dead on Tuesday in Iraq after being deported in the midst of the Trump administrati...
17:48, 08/08/2019

Detroit Pistons' Andre Drummond reveals the one beverage he drinks daily to meet caloric intake with diet Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond is doing his best to get leaner for the upcoming season and try to help the team do better than a first-round pl...
17:32, 08/06/2019

Jarrad Davis, Frank Ragnow injured in Detroit Lions' preseason loss to Buffalo Bills The result was meaningless, but the game became significant for the Detroit Lions, who had two key players get hurt against the Buffalo Bills.  ...
11:48, 08/24/2019

Detroit Tigers' Niko Goodrum, Minnesota Twins' Marwin Gonzalez collide on field, avoid serious injuries A rushed throw on a routine groundball back to the pitcher led to a pair of freak injuries for players from the Detroit Tigers and Minnesota Twins on ...
16:32, 05/13/2019

What Karma Looks Like: Ex-Detroit Officer Who Mocked Woman in 'Black Girl Magic' Snapchat Video Sued Twice for Racist Abuse If there were ever a pantheon of racists (aside from your middle school American history textbook, that is) former Detroit police officer Gary Steele ...
15:00, 05/02/2019

Ford GT Ford says it will build an additional 350 GTs over two additional model years, bringing the total number of supercars produced to 1,350 over a six-yea...
02:16, 07/17/2019

Ford Mach E After years of ceding the electric vehicle market to the likes of Tesla and General Motors, Ford will enter the ring next year with a Mustang-inspired...
21:32, 08/31/2019

Ford Explorer The 2020 Explorer is redesigned on a new rear-wheel-drive, unibody platform that gives it sportier styling and what Ford engineers describe as better ...
01:00, 07/18/2019

Ford Mustang The upcoming Mustang Shelby GT500, the company's most powerful street-legal vehicle ever built, will boast 760 hp and 625 pound-feet of torque when it...
00:16, 07/18/2019

Ford Flex After years of rumors about its pending demise, the slow-selling large crossover will be killed at year end, with some sales trickling into early 2020...
21:32, 08/31/2019

Ford Edge Ford freshened the midsize crossover last year and added an ST performance variant, but sales have fallen 5.6 percent through the first half of 2019....
01:01, 08/31/2019

Ford Escape The fourth generation of Ford?s Escape crossover, arriving in fall 2019, sports a comprehensive redesign that returns the gasoline-electric hybrid pow...
20:32, 07/17/2019

Ford Fusion Ford will discontinue the Fusion Sport trim for the 2020 model year as it focuses on offering more popular versions in the sedan?s final years. But ot...
01:00, 07/18/2019

Ford Transit Ford this year added new driver-assistance technology and engines as part of the full-size van's freshening. Ford this year added new driver-assistanc...
21:32, 08/31/2019

Ford Focus Focus retains its position as the best-in-class to drive – spec dependent – while adding extra space, functionality and connectivity The market intro...
21:00, 07/16/2019

Calvin Johnson to Detroit Lions: 'Put that money back in my pocket' Detroit Lions forced Calvin Johnson to repay a seven-figure portion of his signing bonus when he retired after 2015 season.     &...
18:32, 06/02/2019

Golf: Lashley leads wire-to-wire, wins by six shots in Detroit Nate Lashley completed a fairytale week by clinching an emphatic six-stroke triumph over fellow American Doc Redman at the Rocket Mortgage Classic in ...
03:00, 07/01/2019

Jack Morris says Detroit Tigers lack leaders: 'Talk all you want (but) you got to show it' Jack Morris, who took part in Saturday’s celebration of the 1984 Detroit Tigers' title, hasn’t noticed leadership traits inside the T...
22:32, 06/30/2019

'She just started living': Family devastated after Detroit girl, 9, mauled by dogs Emma Valentina Hernandez was fatally attacked by three dogs in an alley near her Detroit home. The dogs probably will be euthanized.   ...
18:00, 08/21/2019

GM And Ford Are Hunkering Down For A Recession Everyone’s batten down the hatches for rougher times ahead. That’s the theme for The Morning Shift for Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Cheery, I know....
05:16, 08/15/2019

GM, Ford prep for possible downturn Tit-for-tat tariffs between the U.S. and China have increased raw material costs for the auto industry, which is facing weak consumer demand in both c...
04:32, 08/14/2019

Ford will ax Ka+ minicar in Europe Minicars have become problematic in Europe because their low retail price means it is not profitable to equip them with expensive emissions-reduction ...
14:32, 07/26/2019

VW closing in on Ford deal for EVs, AVs Talks with Ford are “progressing well” and are close to being finalized, Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess said. He urged managers to step up the pace on m...
21:32, 06/13/2019

Ford Foundation president asking $4.2M for NYC pad Darren Walker, president of the philanthropic Ford Foundation, is about to list his NoMad apartment for $4.2 million. The home is on the 12th floor of...
05:18, 09/12/2019

AMC Gremlin vs. Ford Pinto: Who Ya Got? Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day, compact hatchbacks? You were the hottest thing around until everyone got extremely parched and sunburnt and de...
15:00, 06/25/2019

Ford: Job cuts had to be slow Executives are adamant that being deliberative about cutting 10 percent of its global white-collar work force was necessary to yield meaningful benefi...
07:48, 05/27/2019

Ford Midsize crossover EV The company plans Ford- and Lincoln-badged midsize battery-electric crossovers for the 2023 model year, as Automotive News first reported last month....
21:32, 08/31/2019

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe Ford Motor Co. will cut some 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of a restructuring plan to sell six of its plants there, the automaker announced Thursday....
22:16, 06/27/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor Can a hardcore off-road suspension revamp make the hot pick-up catch on in the UK? And so the inexorable rise of the SUV continues.It is not just big...
10:16, 09/06/2019

New Ford Focus ST priced from under £30,000 in UK Most powerful Focus ST yet gets clever, driver-focused tech and a sportier edge The new Ford Focus ST will be available from £29,495 in the UK, with ...
11:32, 05/07/2019

The VW-Ford Partnership Is Going Autonomous Ford and Volkswagen are ready to become partners in autonomy, GM is funneling more money into trucks, and, yes, there’s a hell of a lot more Renault-N...
17:32, 06/12/2019

Ford Wants Its Engineers to Work in VR Imagine how much time a company could save if its employees could collaborate remotely with people around the world in real time. That’s the idea behi...
18:48, 05/07/2019

Ford Super Duty The addition of the Tremor off-road package to Ford's formidable Super Duty lineup is meant to capture cash that customers would otherwise spend on af...
00:16, 07/18/2019

Ford to Eliminate 7,000 Jobs Ford Motor said it is cutting 7,000 salaried employees, or about 10% of its white-collar workforce, as part of Chief Executive Jim Hackett’s broader p...
17:17, 05/20/2019

Tom Ford Wants You to Dance in Your Suit The man who's kept menswear sexy for over 25 years explains why suits are resurgent—and offers a few smart rules for how to suit up with elegance and ...
06:16, 09/09/2019

'Culture of racism': Detroit Tigers, Chris Bosio sued by former clubhouse attendant Ex-Detroit Tigers clubhouse attendant Derrell Coleman II claims he experienced discriminatory remarks and actions from ex-pitching coach Chris Bosio. ...
04:48, 07/28/2019

'The Good Doctor' star Hill Harper in Detroit to help boost your credit score Experian partners with actor and activist Hill Harper to promote new program to help those with limited credit histories improve their scores.  ...
00:32, 05/06/2019

'Paul is dead' prankster and Detroit rock visionary Russ Gibb dies at 87 Russ Gibb turned the Grande Ballroom into Detroit's rock palace and sparked global rumors of Paul McCartney's death.    ...
13:48, 05/01/2019

Kelly Stafford, wife of Detroit Lions QB Matthew Stafford, shares brain surgery details, thanks doctors Kelly Stafford, the wife of Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford, detailed her brain operation and thanked the surgeon in a message posted to In...
18:00, 05/09/2019

This Is What We Should Be Doing With The Old Cars “I like old cars,” you say to yourself, “you know, the classic ones. But how can ensure they will be around for the future?” Friend, you need some mor...
02:48, 07/23/2019

'AGT': Detroit Youth Choir moves an inspired Terry Crews to tears, wins a golden buzzer Detroit Youth Choir, a community-based group led by Choir Director Anthony White, reminded "America's Got Talent" host Terry Crews of himself. &...
06:48, 06/19/2019

Lashley leads wire-to-wire in Detroit for 1st PGA Tour win Nate Lashley completed an unlikely wire-to-wire victory in the Rocket Mortgage Classic for his first PGA Tour title       &#...
09:00, 07/01/2019

The Ford Edge now comes with a free Co-Pilot Speed and tech are both coming to the Middle East models for Ford Edge. If you prefer performance, Ford is bringing the new Edge-ST to the region...
20:32, 06/22/2019

Trump tweets; Ford ready Automakers learned during the 2016 presidential campaign that they needed to be ready to play defense anytime Donald Trump lobbed a tweet at them, and...
00:00, 08/27/2019

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Kuga It’s a compact SUV for keen drivers at down-to-earth money, and it comes in many different forms There was a Ford Cougar once; a family-size coupé ba...
01:32, 06/13/2019

Ford to end Fusion output in 2020 The automaker is discontinuing the unpopular Fusion Sport for the 2020 model year and will simplify the midsize sedan's lineup by offering more popula...
03:16, 06/06/2019

VW Ups Its Investment in Ford's Self-Driving Car Unit Volkswagen has agreed to invest around $2.6 billion in Ford’s autonomous-vehicle partner, Argo AI, in a deal that expands an alliance struck earlier t...
19:00, 07/12/2019

What Do You Want to Know About the 2019 Ford Shelby GT350? It may look very similar (and in many ways it is) to the outgoing Ford Mustang Shelby GT350, but the 2019 GT350 will have improved performance bits an...
17:32, 05/08/2019

BMW, Mercedes, Ford most at risk from new tariffs With no signs of the Trump administration's trade war with China ending soon, experts say automakers need to be prepared for volatility and added cost...
20:32, 08/25/2019

Ford C-segment off-road crossover Ford executives have vowed to introduce "authentic off-roaders" to better compete with brands such as Jeep, and this vehicle, slotting between the Eco...
20:32, 07/17/2019

Ford, Volkswagen to expand collaboration Ford and Volkswagen are expanding their partnership. Volkswagen says it’ll invest 2.6 billion into an autonomous vehicle company in Pittsburgh t...
02:00, 07/13/2019

Exclusive: the future of Ford, according to its bosses Our mission to find out the true state of Ford took in operations on both sides of the Atlantic We travelled to Ford HQ in Dearborn, USA to speak to...
18:00, 08/27/2019

Why the new Ford Explorer has more in common with BMW and Mercedes Rear-wheel drive, responsive steering and firm breaks in the new 2020 Ford Explorer makes for smooth riding, on- or off-road.     ...
08:16, 06/20/2019

Ford's Finally Getting Serious About Electric Vehicles Ford’s big EV play, drama at the United Auto Workers negotiations, and some more executive-level intrigue at Renault-Nissan. All this and more in The ...
02:32, 09/04/2019

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by end 2020 Ford said it will cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by the end of next year to try to return the business to profit, part of a wave of cost reductions in an ...
17:48, 06/27/2019

First ride: 2019 Ford Focus ST With the imminent arrival of an all-new Focus ST, we hitch a ride to see if it can bottle the brilliance of its little brother "The spirit of everyth...
20:00, 05/22/2019

New Ford Focus ST estate revealed Ford’s Skoda Octavia vRS estate rival is priced from £30,595 and on sale in the summer Ford has released the first images of the new Focus ST in load...
15:00, 05/16/2019

Ford Says To Slash 12,000 Jobs In All Across Europe Ford plans to slash a total of 12,000 jobs across Europe as part of a previously-announced restructuring, as it closes or sells six plants in Britain,...
17:16, 06/27/2019

Ford to cut 10 per cent of its global workforce News 15 May, 2019 Ford has confirmed it will cut 7,000 employees worldwide by the end of August to make an annual saving of £470 million...
18:32, 05/20/2019

Ford Focus ST 2019 review Ford’s hot hatch formula for the class-leading Fiesta ST has been applied to the 276bhp Mustang-engined Focus ST. Does it work? Normally, we would n...
13:16, 07/01/2019

‘The new Ford Puma is here, but surely there were better names available’ Opinion 26 Jun, 2019 Editor-in-chief Steve Fowler bemoans Ford's lack of imagination in dusting off the Puma name for its new small...
22:32, 06/26/2019

Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibilit...
02:48, 07/20/2019

Ford confirms it will build a car using VW's EV architecture What was once rumored is now official: Ford is going to use VW's electric car platform, called MEB, for some of its own battery-powered vehicles....
15:00, 07/12/2019

Tom Ford goes for simplicity with flashes of sex appeal New head of the Council of Fashion Designers of America headed downtown and undergroundTom Ford eschewed his usual spot in the historic Park Avenue Ar...
19:49, 09/10/2019

Ford Focus is the UK's most frequently stolen car News 24 May, 2019 The Ford Focus proved to be the most stolen car in 2018, while Staffordshire had the street with the highest number of...
19:16, 05/24/2019

Nearly-new buying guide: Ford Mondeo The Mondeo now lives in the SUV's shadow, so it’s a great time to buy Before PCPs allowed car buyers to realise their wildest dreams, motors such as ...
03:16, 08/01/2019

Opinion: Ford's new Puma is a fresh take on the SUV The 'very European' new compact SUV could be the future of the family car The sense of excitement senior Ford people have for the Puma is clear. Ford...
07:00, 06/26/2019

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe The US car manufacturer said the move would pave the way for it to become profitable again as it focuses more on electric vehicles. It also confirmed ...
19:00, 06/27/2019

Here's What's Probably Going to Be Under the Hood of the 2020 Ford Bronco An auto parts store spark plug locator kiosk has revealed that the new 2020 Ford Bronco will get Ford’s 2.3-liter turbocharged inline four-cylinder en...
23:48, 06/25/2019

Ford Focus ST 2019 UK review All-new Ford Focus ST touches down in the UK, blending impressive dynamism and performance with everyday usability So here we are, then. After our f...
13:48, 08/14/2019

Ford CEO’s Turnaround Plan Isn’t Working As we all wait for California’s AB5 to get signed into law today, other news also abounds in the world of cars and transportation. We have a lot to di...
18:32, 09/11/2019

Ford Off-road compact crossover The so-called Baby Bronco, Ford's rugged, off-road counterpart to the more refined Escape, is to begin production in Hermosillo in mid-2020 and go on ...
23:00, 09/01/2019

The Ford GT MkII Goes Out With a $1.2 Million Bang Each night as I wander the city streets alone, consumed with thoughts of my own mortality and the wasted time I’ll never get back, I attempt to distra...
18:00, 07/05/2019

Ford White-space vehicle Ford has said it plans to add an affordable "white-space vehicle" ? meaning it will fill a void in the brand's lineup ? in 2022 to help make up for th...
21:32, 08/31/2019

China clamps down on Ford, other U.S. companies Though China didn’t spell out any links between the $23.8 million antitrust fine on Ford and the U.S. tensions, "it’s hard to see it as not related," ...
14:16, 06/05/2019

Ex-Motability cars – should you buy one? News 29 Aug, 2019 Ex-Motability cars are commonplace on the UK used car market but what are the pros and cons when it comes to buying on...
18:00, 08/29/2019

14 of the best new and used cars for teens U.S. News released their list of the best vehicles for teenage drivers. Check out their picks for the best cars for teens.     &#...
07:48, 08/20/2019

|ChinahitsUSwithhighertariffsonsoybeans,cars,oil China announced plans to impose additional tariffs on $75 billion of American goods including soybeans, automobiles and oil, with the retaliation for ...
18:48, 08/23/2019

8 of the best cars for teens Consumer Reports says the best cars for teen drivers have forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking available.    ...
15:16, 04/30/2019

Ford cuts 7K white-collar jobs DETROIT — Ford revealed details of its long-awaited restructuring plan Monday as it prepared for a future of electric and autonomous vehicles by parti...
03:00, 05/21/2019

The 2019 Ford Focus ST Is Fun But No Hardcore Monster Ford has purged its non-truck catalog of American cars, meaning that the 2019 Focus ST won’t be sold stateside. That’s a tragedy, in concept, because...
21:48, 07/03/2019

Ford to close Bridgend plant - reports Ford refuses to comment as speculation suggests closure could be announced on Thursday Ford is set to close its Bridgend engine plant in Wales, multi...
20:00, 06/05/2019

Ford's electric truck prototype can tow 500 tons Ford is serious about electric trucks – and to prove the point, it's released a video showing an all-electric pickup hauling a load weighi...
22:00, 07/23/2019

Watch an electric Ford F-150 tow over a million pounds Ford is trying to show its rabid pickup truck fans that EVs aren't just for latte-sipping Tesla pilots. In an impressive demonstration of torque,...
16:16, 07/23/2019

Ford won't use extreme GT version for WEC hypercar - Multimatic Ford will not use its GT as the basis for an entry into the World Endurance Championship's hypercar class, according to Multimatic motorsport boss Lar...
23:32, 07/04/2019

Ford, UAW to kick off contentious contract talks The United Auto Workers and Ford Motor Co will officially launch talks on a four-year contract on Monday that are expected to be contentious, with ri...
13:48, 07/15/2019

The Ford GT Is Going To Race Its Last Le Mans In The Good Liveries The Le Mans 24 hour race next month will be Ford’s last for the current Ford GT program. The car has served its purpose, it won the big race again, ga...
06:16, 05/29/2019

New Ford Puma makes first UK appearance at Goodwood Sporty compact SUV will go on sale soon with clever packaging and a focus on a dynamic driving experience Ford's revival of the Puma name has made it...
23:00, 07/04/2019

New Ford Focus ST estate loads up at Goodwood Ford's booted ST makes its UK public debut at the Festival of Speed, with orders due to open later this month Ford has used the Goodwood Festival of ...
23:00, 07/04/2019

The 2020 Ford Explorer: A Dinosaur Reinvents Itself The Ford Explorer emerged mewling and blinking sometime during the Cretaceous period. The year was 1990. Pterodactyls dominated the skies above great ...
01:16, 06/22/2019

Ford Puma ST: Prototypes of new hot crossover spotted First prototypes of Ford's sportiest Puma are seen on the road after brand bosses first hinted of its existence Ford is understood to be readying an ...
14:32, 09/03/2019

Ford Reveals Puma Compact Crossover The all-new Puma joins Ford's expanding line-up of SUV and SUV-inspired crossover models in Europe. There are no talks of the car coming to India yet...
11:00, 06/26/2019

The Ford Puma Is the Small Crossover America Should Have Gotten The Ford Puma, once part of that small, two-door car segment that was popular in decades past, is back, and it sure is big—bigger than it ever was, th...
21:32, 06/26/2019

Reagor ordered to pay Ford Credit what it's owed U.S. District Judge Sam Cummings of Texas signed an order saying that due to the passage of time, Ford Credit can file an amended judgment for what is...
19:32, 05/30/2019

Ford sells off its monthly car subscription service Fair, the app-based vehicle subscription service that partners with Uber, has agreed to acquire a similar service by Ford. The Santa Monica-based star...
04:00, 09/13/2019

Analysis: What went wrong at Ford's Bridgend plant? Bridgend was originally built to supply engines for the Escort Ford is shutting its Welsh engine production facility after 40 years. We look at the ...
09:00, 06/27/2019

Ford to cut 12,000 jobs in Europe as part of restructuring FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Ford Motor Co. says it is shedding 12,000 jobs in Europe as it streamlines its operations in the region to increase profitab...
13:32, 06/27/2019

Ford, GM ramp up plans for electric pickups Ford and GM have more than one reason to take chances on electric pickups -- a concept that some analysts and industry executives say could be a small...
19:00, 09/13/2019

Ford under federal investigation over emissions certification The inquiry is looking at issues “relating to road load estimations,” including analytical modeling and resistance testing, the company said in a regu...
18:48, 04/28/2019

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe by end of 2020 Ford said it will have cut 12,000 jobs in Europe by the end of next year to try to return the business to profit, part of a wave of cost reductions in...
16:16, 06/27/2019

Scandal-hit UAW agrees to contract extensions with Ford, FCA The United Auto Workers union agreed to temporary contract extensions with Ford Motor Co and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV on Friday as it grappled wit...
23:32, 09/13/2019

Harrison Ford Says He’s the Only One Who Gets to Play Indiana Jones: ‘When I’m Gone, He’s Gone’ Indiana Jones will die when Harrison Ford dies, if the actor has his way. Appearing on NBC’s Today on Friday, Ford spoke about playing the legen...
05:16, 05/25/2019

Free Vape with Purchase of Ford Focus RS, Seriously At some point or another, the vapers of America collectively decided that, in addition to hoarding Subaru WRXs, a Ford Focus RS would also be a suitab...
20:48, 07/27/2019

The Morning After: Ford's electric F-150 truck pull Hey, good morning! You look fabulous. Good morning to everyone that isn't subject to an antitrust investigation by the Justice Department. Ford ...
16:16, 07/24/2019

Ford Mustang creator Lee Iacocca dies at 94 Ex-Ford executive was a driving force behind the minivan, the K-car and the rebirth of Chrysler Lee Iacocca, best known for his work in developing th...
17:32, 07/03/2019

Ford Ranger Raptor 2019 review A uniquely capable off-roader, albeit with minimal drama in the engine department It’s a Ford Raptor, but not the Ford Raptor - you know, the Americ...
16:00, 05/02/2019

FORD'S GALHOTRA: 'We have a lot of great product this year' Ford President of North America Kumar Galhotra discusses Ford's 10 percent profit margin target, the soon-to-be-revived Bronco and the next-generation...
14:48, 06/02/2019

This Dually Ford Ranger Camper Is the Only Home I Could Ever Need Old Ford Rangers are some of the coolest pickup trucks money can buy. They’re cheap, dead simple, handsome, and compact. But while that last trait mig...
01:32, 06/01/2019

One of the Tokyo Drift Ford Mustangs Is for Sale, but It Has a V8 Fast and Furious: Tokyo Drift is a fine movie, made better by the fact that a Nissan Skyline GT-R straight-six engine gets stuffed into a 1967 Ford Mu...
01:32, 06/01/2019

Ford to slash 12,000 jobs in Europe by 2020 Ford said it has ceased production at three plants in Russia, is closing plants in France and Wales, and has cut shifts at factories in Valencia, Spai...
15:16, 06/27/2019

Special edition Ford Mustang 55 announced News 25 Jul, 2019 The special edition Ford Mustang celebrates the 55th anniversary of the ubiquitous muscle car, with sales starting in ...
01:16, 07/26/2019

New Ford Puma: ST performance flagship on the cards Hot ST variant of the Puma would bear a strong resemblance to ST Line version of the standard car Brand bosses are considering the compact SUV as a ...
02:16, 07/26/2019

Ford F-150 NFL ads are back, but Denis Leary is AWOL During NFL games last weekend Ford folded F-150 ads into its broader “Built Ford Proud” campaign, voiced by Bryan Cranston. Ford says it continues to ...
22:00, 09/10/2019

Ford acquires defense contractor to help get AVs on the road Ford Motor Co. paid an undisclosed sum to acquire Quantum Signal AI, a 40-member team of roboticists operating out of a decommissioned 1930s-era high ...
13:48, 07/30/2019

GM, Ford planning for possible economic downturn: executives The top two U.S. automakers are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing trade war between Washington ...
00:32, 08/14/2019

Former Ford CEO says industry faces 'reckoning' over EV goals Former Ford CEO Mark Fields, now senior adviser at TPG, a global asset management firm, said automakers must grapple with high development costs and a...
21:00, 06/11/2019

Expanded Ford-VW deal ‘just makes sense' As with their earlier agreement on commercial vans and midsize pickups, the two automakers' widening partnership will have the biggest impact on vehic...
06:16, 07/14/2019

Ford to lay off 185 workers at Canadian plant -union Ford Motor Co will lay off about 185 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layof...
00:48, 07/20/2019

VW, Ford deepen ties with deal on EV, AV tech Volkswagen will invest $2.6 billion in cash and assets in Argo AI, and Ford has agreed to use VW's flexible electric vehicle platform for a future bat...
16:16, 07/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Ford to lay off around 200 workers at Canadian plant Ford Motor Co will lay off about approximately 200 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility...
00:48, 07/20/2019

Ford could cut 550 UK jobs as part of European restructuring News 15 May, 2019 Ford is planning to cut thousands of jobs across Europe, with reports suggesting this could include up to 550 losses i...
15:16, 05/15/2019

Ford sees help from startups as key to managing industry changes Partnerships with mobility startups will be key to transforming the automaker's business, Ford's executive chairman said at a mobility conference in I...
14:32, 06/11/2019

$17,000 hatchback from Vietnam rolls out to take on Ford, Toyota VinFast, which will start delivering cars to customers Monday, wants to be the first Vietnamese company to succeed at challenging foreign rivals such ...
15:32, 06/14/2019

Ford denies it is in the self-driving slow lane Ford Motor Co may be taking a cautious approach to its autonomous driving programme, but its chairman rejected claims that the U.S. automaker was fall...
13:48, 06/11/2019

Chevrolet Camaro versus Ford Mustang: Who Ya Got? It’s a battle as old as time itself: who is the master of American muscle? Which is the fastest, baddest, sexiest machine? Is it the Ford Mustang? Or ...
22:48, 06/27/2019

Ford's Apparently About to Debut Its New Small Truck We speculated in January that Ford might be cooking up a truck smaller than the Ranger. Now, a Ford spokesman has confirmed they will show something t...
20:16, 07/16/2019

GM, Ford Planning For Possible Economic Downturn: Report The top two U.S. automakers, General Motors and Ford, are preparing for a possible economic downturn, the companies said on Tuesday, as an ongoing tra...
11:48, 08/14/2019

1,200 Miles in the 2019 Ford Ranger: What I Learned The 2019 Ford Ranger may technically be new, but it’s actually based on a platform that’s been around since 2011. Yet it’s still a rock-solid offering...
00:32, 06/15/2019

Tom Ford's Most Controversial Fashion Moments of All-Time Happy Birthday to the "King of Sex"! No, we're not talking about Harry Styles after that Rolling Stone interview. We're, of course, talking about Tom...
14:48, 08/28/2019

Ford's Bridgend closure likely first of many CO2-related hits to come Ford’s Bridgend engine plant could be seen as the latest victim of tougher CO2 regulations that will start to take effect across Europe next year. ...
02:16, 06/07/2019

MS-RT Ford Transit Connect offers aggressive looks for £24k News 8 May, 2019 Welsh tuning company MS-RT now offers a styling pack for the Transit Connect van, which adds a new body kit and a revis...
20:16, 05/08/2019

Disqualified Le Mans #85 Ford should've left "a little more margin" The Keating Motorsports team that was stripped of its GTE Am class win in the Le Mans 24 Hours "should've built in a little more margin" admits driver...
21:32, 06/18/2019

This Dealership Was Incredibly Stupid About a Ford Focus RS Folks, hello. Welcome to the first episode of It’s the Car Time, brought to you by The Jalopnik Teens. It’s finally time to talk cars. Not that we don...
01:00, 05/11/2019

Ford recalling select 2020 vehicles NBC NEWS- Ford Motor Company has issued a safety alert for two of its 2020 SUV’s. The automaker is recalling select 2020 Ford Explorer Vehicles...
03:16, 08/08/2019

Ford to cut 7,000 jobs by August, including 900 this week Ford Motor said Monday that it is laying off about 7,000 salaried workers, about 10% of that global workforce, as part of a restructuring plan designe...
16:16, 05/20/2019

GM And Ford CEOs Now Say Shareholder Value Is No Longer What Matters Most The CEOs of General Motors and Ford claim the business world needs a shift in priorities, Geely’s hard hits in the home market foretell of more bad th...
20:00, 08/21/2019

Ford is cutting 7,000 white-collar jobs FILE- In this Feb. 17, 2019, file photo the company logo is displayed on the grille of an unsold 2019 F150 pickup truck at a Ford dealership in Broomf...
15:48, 05/20/2019

Ford recalls 1.2M Explorers for suspension issue Ford said it expects the Explorer recall of 1.2 million units to cost about $180 million. It did not give estimated costs for the F-150 recall or two ...
22:32, 06/12/2019

Volkswagen Pact Helps Ford in Europe In working with VW, Ford hopes it can develop an electric car for Europe faster and at a lower cost than it could on its own, as tougher emissions rul...
01:16, 07/13/2019

Ford Cutting 7,000 White-Collar Jobs DETROIT (AP) — Ford is cutting about 7,000 white-collar jobs, which would make up 10% of its global workforce. The company has said it was undertaking...
17:00, 05/20/2019

Ford, Lincoln ready new midsize EV crossovers Ford Motor Co. plans to assemble two midsize battery-electric crossovers under the Ford and Lincoln brands at a plant near Detroit for the 2023 model ...
22:48, 08/19/2019

New Ford Focus RS Mountune boasts 513bhp News 19 Aug, 2019 British tuner Mountune has launched a pair of performance packages for the Mk3 Ford Focus RS, with the more potent M52...
18:48, 08/19/2019

Ford To Use Volkswagen's MEB Platform To Manufacture 6 Lakh EVs The agreement with Ford has further strengthened Volkswagen's electric strategy and supports the growth of the e-mobility industry on a global level....
21:48, 07/12/2019

Fiat Chrysler's Ram Is Gaining on Pickups From GM and Ford Fiat Chrysler’s Ram pickup trucks are closing the market-share gap with rivals by offering aggressive rebates and interiors like those of a luxury SUV...
23:32, 05/19/2019

UAW calls strike against supplier to Ford, FCA, Tesla The UAW said it launched the strike at Faurecia's plant in Saline, Mich., at 12:05 a.m. EDT, but negotiations were continuing into the early hours. Th...
08:00, 06/21/2019

VW will reportedly share its electric car platform with Ford VW and Ford appear close to formalizing their partnership on EVs and self-driving cars. Reuters sources claim the two have forged an "outline agreeme...
20:16, 07/05/2019

Ford to lay off 185 workers at Canadian plant: union Ford Motor Co will lay off about 185 employees in September at a Canadian manufacturing plant in Oakville, Ontario, with the possibility of more layo...
23:32, 07/19/2019

Weirdly Ford V Ferrari Is Called Le Mans '66 In The UK If you’re a racing fan in the United Kingdom you’ve probably figured this out already. But Ford V Ferrari, the upcoming new Matt Damon/Christian Bale ...
21:16, 06/08/2019

VW, Ford cooperate on self-driving, electric car technology Volkswagen is investing billions in a company partially owned by Ford that develops technology for self-driving cars. VW chief Herbert Diess didn't ru...
01:48, 07/13/2019

Top 10 Best Electric Cars 2019 We run down the very best affordable electric city cars, superminis and famliy hatchbacks on sale in Britain today Electric cars are more popular tod...
16:32, 05/13/2019

Sainz: Not enough top F1 cars for top drivers McLaren driver Carlos Sainz says there aren't "enough good cars to feed all the good drivers in Formula 1", and admits the shortage of title-calibre m...
18:32, 08/26/2019

Here's Why We Don't Use Gunpowder to Power Cars It’s a thought I am 100 percent certain you have all considered at some point. Guns use a big explosion to shoot a bullet REALLY fast, so why don’t we...
00:00, 07/27/2019

These 20 vehicles are the most stolen new cars in the U.S. Cars like the Dodge Charger and pickups like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are among the most-stolen new vehicles, according to a new study.  ...
05:48, 08/02/2019

Do You Let Other People Drive Your Cars? During the year, the vast majority of my miles are logged in press cars. I have to review a car every week for my other freelance gig. To do that, I n...
01:01, 09/02/2019

The Future Of Hydrogen Cars A decade or so ago, it seemed like hydrogen cars could be the long-range, clean alternative to fossil fuels we were looking for. Batteries didn’t seem...
04:32, 09/15/2019

Wash Your Cars, You Cowards Summer is here and all excuses you have for not washing your car (and really, are there even any legitimate ones?) have gone out the window. The sun i...
22:00, 06/25/2019

How Jaywalking Could Jam Up the Era of Self-Driving Cars “With autonomous vehicles, the technical stuff will get worked out,” a former federal transit official said. “It’s the societal part that’s the most c...
17:48, 08/01/2019

Best cars for lottery winners Features 12 Sep, 2019 If you won the lottery, what car would you buy? Join us as we explore the mouth-watering options for a newly flush...
08:00, 09/13/2019

To The Perfect Cars of Da' Sha Ra's Bootin' Up With all of the retrospective gaze of Radwood, it’s easy to think that these teens have perfectly grasped how everyone dressed up their cars and thems...
07:00, 05/21/2019

BMW M Cars Will Get On-the-Fly Adjustable Braking The BMW M8 and M8 Competition will get a new generation of BMW’s adjustable drive modes. Plenty of cars now come with “comfort” and “sporty” settings ...
00:48, 05/10/2019

Here Are Some Of The Most Terrible Cars Ever To Win An F1 Race If F1 is the pinnacle of racing, then surely the car that wins an F1 race must be the pinnacle of racing cars, right? Well, neither side of that equat...
22:16, 08/23/2019

30 of the most iconic cars in film For many moviegoers, a particular car or a famous chase scene can make a movie a memorable experience. Here's a list of some of the most iconic. ...
22:00, 05/24/2019

Boring Cars Are Eyesores That story about a man’s fight with his homeowner’s association over his patina’d truck was hardly the first time we’ve reported on a draconian HOA ha...
01:00, 05/11/2019

The Hybrid BMW M Cars Are Coming Now that most of BMW’s M cars have enough power to neatly rip your face off, I suppose it’s also time for the automaker to consider how that power is ...
23:48, 06/25/2019

20 of the weirdest cars ever created Car companies have come up with bizarre models and editions of their vehicles throughout the years. Click forward to see 20 of the weirdest ever made....
15:16, 08/01/2019

The most-powerful American cars ever Just like the stock market, the neverending American horsepower war has had its ups and downs over the years, but records keep getting broken and the ...
01:32, 07/02/2019

Road to regret: the cars we should have kept Some departures left a huge whole in our heart, others just in our bank account... Every car enthusiast’s life is punctuated by motors loved and los...
01:00, 08/05/2019

Top 10 best luxury cars 2019 Luxury cars are not just defined by their cosseting ride, extensive levels of technology and refinement, but the level of prestige they bring. But whi...
01:00, 06/20/2019

Cars.com decides against selling itself Cars.com said its review resulted in “no actionable bids” for the company. The 10-month process involved 29 “interested, prospective bidders,” the com...
15:32, 08/05/2019

Will I Get a Better Deal if I Buy Two Cars From the Same Dealer? As Jalopnik’s resident car buying expert and professional car shopper, I get emails. Lots of emails. I’ve decided to pick a few questions and try to h...
18:48, 06/21/2019

New Cars 2019: What's coming and when? Going new car shopping this year? Before you do, check out our comprehensive list of the most important cars landing in showrooms in 2019 2019 is set...
19:16, 05/03/2019

Drive Your Cars You Cowards Here at Jalopnik, we try not to be redundant in the subject matter of our blogs. Redundancy would be boring for us, boring for you, and would eventual...
07:00, 05/21/2019

If Angels Were F1 Cars This Is How They'd Sing The Toro Rosso STR1 was the last F1 car to run a V10 engine. While reading firsthand accounts of its soul-stirring shriek on Reddit is fun, listening ...
07:16, 06/25/2019

Cute Cars Can Go Fast Too The 1960s were a wild time where anything was possible and unlimited speed potential was at the tip of your fingers. In 1964 Jack Griffith was determi...
14:16, 09/05/2019

Best 50 cars on sale: Top five showdown Not the best driver's cars, nor the best value for money, just five cars we love Alpine, Porsche, McLaren, BMW and Ford go head-to-head to find the ...
00:32, 09/01/2019

Ever-growing cars: why they keep on getting wider The original Porsche 911 had a narrow 1610mm waistline, the new one has gained 242mm The increasing girth of cars over the past several decades has...
01:00, 08/05/2019

HII awarded $687M to modernize, maintain USS Gerald R. Ford Huntington Ingalls was awarded a five-year, $687 million contract for work on the USS Gerald R. Ford, which includes repair and modernization, as well...
21:32, 06/13/2019

Alabama Ford dealer’s gun giveaway is back on. Just don’t call it that. The giveaway was supposed to be a Fourth of July promotion. “They love their faith, they love their country, and they love to hunt,” a manager said of...
02:16, 06/27/2019

Ford targets Tesla with its new electric truck claim Ford is going on the offensive to defend its highly profitable pickup franchise from emerging all-electric truck competitors such as Tesla. The compan...
06:16, 07/28/2019

Ford to unveil radical GT that could point to WEC hypercar future Ford will next month unveil an extreme version of its GTE racer that could point to a future in the hypercar concept class of the World Endurance Cham...
19:00, 06/21/2019

Union: Ford to close plant in Wales that employs 1,700 LONDON (AP) — A union says Ford plans to close its engine plant in Bridgend, Wales, in September 2020. The GMB union says union leaders are being give...
12:16, 06/06/2019

Fired employee kills 2 at Ford dealership before killing himself MORGAN HILL, Calif. — A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself T...
13:00, 06/26/2019

How Henry Ford paved the way for the modern day road trip In 1918, four men on a road trip across Pennsylvania encountered trouble. A bouncing rock punctured their car’s radiator, breaking the cooling fan. Me...
18:48, 07/13/2019

Ford F-150 EV pickup prototype tows more than 1 million pounds As fully electric cars become the norm, battery-powered pickup trucks have yet to be seen on a wide scale. Tesla, Rivian and Ford race to be first. &...
21:32, 07/23/2019

2 workers, gunman dead at California Ford dealership A man who had just been fired from a Northern California Ford dealership shot and killed two employees and then killed himself Tuesday evening, police...
14:16, 06/26/2019