US Secretary Of Commerce Meets With MI Leaders To Discuss Global Chip ShortageToday, Governor Gretchen Whitmer and US Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo joined federal leaders to discuss the impact of the global chip shortage on Michigan and the urgent need for timely action to fund the CHIPS Act.
General Motors Exploring Electric Boats, Buys 25% Stake In Engine MakerOn Monday, the Detroit automaker said that it bought the stake in Pure Watercraft for a venture that it says will develop and commercialize battery electric watercraft.
Ford Strikes Deal With GlobalFoundaries To Address Its Chip ShortageFord Motor Company is in talks with a computer chip maker to shore up its semiconductor supplies and avoid a repeat of this year's auto factory shutdowns caused by shortages.
Volkswagen Group Recalls Audis; Passenger Air Bags May Be DisabledThe recall covers certain 2017 through 2020 Audi A4, RS5, A5, S4 and S5 models.
Stellantis Recalls Heavy Duty Diesel Rams To Fix Fuel PumpsThe recall covers certain 2019 and 2020 heavy-duty pickups and chassis cab trucks equipped with 6.7-liter Cummins diesel engines.
US Regulators Investigate Tesla Driver's Complaint Of 'Full Self-Driving' Software Causing CrashU.S. auto safety regulators are looking into a complaint from a Tesla driver that the company’s “Full Self-Driving” software caused a crash.
Elon Musk Sells More Tesla Shares, Stock Continues To FallTesla CEO Elon Musk sold another chunk of his stock on Thursday after pledging on Twitter to liquidate 10% of his holdings in the electric car maker.
General Motors To Idle Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant For 3 Months, Report SaysGeneral Motors will idle its Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant for about three months over the next year.
Ford Unveils 1970s-Inspired Electric Pickup TruckFord is unveiling it's all new, but retro looking, 1970s concept electric pickup truck.
Michigan Launches Webpage On Air Quality At Stellantis FacilitiesThe Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE) announced it has created a webpage that focuses on air quality-related activities at Stellantis facilities.
Ford, GM Profits Fall As Sales Drop Due To Chip ShortageThe global computer chip shortage cut into third-quarter profits at both Ford and crosstown rival General Motors, with both companies having to temporarily close factories, pinching supplies on dealer lots.
Life-Long Community Activist Jane Garcia Expresses The Importance of Hispanic Heritage MonthCommunity Activist Jane Garcia joins Lisa Germani on Community Connect to talk about the celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, and the work that she's done in her career to advocate for the community.
President Trump Holds Rally in Waterford TownshipFor the second time this week, President Trump holds rally in Michigan. The President was in Lansing on Tuesday, and Waterford Township Friday.
Proposed Satellite Launch Facility To Help Auto Industry, State EconomyIn a press conference earlier Tuesday, the Michigan Aerospace Manufacturers Association says this would help the auto industry with their future of autonomous cars.
Ford's President Retires, New Chief Operating Officer NamedFriday the company announced President of the Automotive Division Joe Hinrichs is retiring.