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FREE Tickets… While Supplies Last! – Detroit News Watch

The North American International Auto Show is returning to Cobo Center January 19th – 27th, and CBS 62 has FREE tickets… while supplies last! For a limited time only, CBS 62 has tickets available for pick-up, here at our CBS 62 Studios. CBS 62 Studios: 26905 W. 11 Mile Road Southfield, MI 48033 Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30a-5:30p Note that while you ...

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Top Awards Go To Hyundai & Ram – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (AP) – Hyundai & Ram get top awards at the 2019 North American Auto Show in Detroit. The Hyundai Genesis G70 and Hyundai Kona took the car and utility awards, respectively, surprising officials with the South Korean automaker. The Genesis competed against the Honda Insight and Volvo S60/V60, and the Kona bested the Acura RDX and Jaguar I-Pace. “After ...

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Washtenaw Community College Shows Off Cybersecuity Program at NAIAS – Detroit News Watch

Detroit (Detroit News Watch/ PRNEwswire) – The term ‘advanced transportation’ has been defined as the point where advanced manufacturing and information technology intersect. Washtenaw Community College is back at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) to showcase how it is combining those two worlds to help create the talent pipeline for the mobility revolution. WCC is taking its place ...

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Volkswagen to Build Electric Vehicles In US – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) – Volkswagen announced at the NAIAS that they will invest $800 million dollars to manufacture electric vehicles in North America. Volkswagen made a couple of announcements that it will expand its plant in Chattanooga and create 1,000 jobs there as the factory gears up for electric vehicle production beginning in 2022. The company issued a ...

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Ford & Volkswagen Set to Detail Partnership Tuesday Morning – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch/ AP) — Reports indicate that Ford and Volkswagen have scheduled conference call Tuesday morning to announce details of a partnership that’s been in the works for the past couple of months. Ford and Volkswagen just announced their press conference Tuesday morning at the #DetroitAutoShow to discuss their “alliance talks.” The file name of the media advisory ...

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How three Michigan groups use food to connect to culture

Food has the power to bring strangers together and open doors that once were closed. That has been Eleanor Moreno’s experience through her work with her Co2 storytelling project in Grand Rapids. Co2 aims to provide a platform for people to make their voices heard, engaging people to collect stories in their community that share their hopes and frustrations. They ...

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GAC Motor Unveils ENTRANZE at NAIAS 2019 – Detroit News Watch

DETROIT (Detroit News Watch) – Chinese automaker, GAC Motors unveiled their latest concept car, the ENTRANZE. The company says it’s designed for the future of mobility, the future of energy and upgrading the user experience with a unique interior and exterior design. The body of the car is bullet like, said to inspired by an aircraft. The interior has a ...

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Detroit’s oldest recording studio saved from demolition by MDOT

In an article in Model D from 2015, Matt Lewis wrote, “It may not have the name recognition of Motown, but there’s a recording studio in Detroit that is just as important to the city’s (and frankly the world’s) musical history as Hitsville, U.S.A., the place where Motown artists recorded hundreds of hit records. Located at 5840 2nd Ave. in ...

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