Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV and Google's self-driving car division expect a new partnership to start testing self-driving minivans by year's end.
In another notable moment for 3D printing technologies, consulting and market research firm Frost & Sullivan has named Divergent 3D, the manufacturing
Tesla knows that sharing is caring. In fact, several elements first seen on the Model X, including a grille-free face and that bioweapon-mitigating HE
The steering wheel slowly retracted into the dashboard as David Muyres' car switched into self-driving mode.
Interest is growing for active safety and automated convenience features in new vehicles, however the majority of consumers aren't interested in a ful
Ford Motor Co. is working on a long-range electric vehicle to rival the 200-mile Tesla Model 3 and General Motors Co. Bolt EV, President and CEO Mark
Inspired by the humble cactus, a new type of membrane has the potential to significantly boost the performance of fuel cells and transform the electri
Jeffrey Grossman thinks we've been looking at coal all wrong. Instead of just setting it afire, thus ignoring the molecular complexity of this highly
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV's most important product of the year - the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica minivan - is arriving at dealerships with high expectat
General Motors will invest $118 million into its Bay City Powertrain plant, creating 29 new jobs and retaining 67 positions, the company announced Wed
Elon Musk recently touted that his company is working on an electric car model that will even be more affordable than the Tesla Model 3.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel's government reached a deal with automakers to jointly spend 1.2 billion euros ($1.4 billion) on incentives to boost s
General Motors Co. said Wednesday that it has named Jeffrey A. Taylor as deputy general counsel and chief compliance officer.
Electric vehicles make up less than 1% of the Chinese car market, but they took the spotlight at the Beijing auto show.
Ford said Tuesday it will invest $1.4 billion to overhaul its Livonia Transmission Plant so it can build an all-new transmission for its F-150 pickups
China has set six straight annual records for the most new vehicles bought by any country in the 150-year history of the automobile.
Current Corporate Average Fuel Economy (CAFE) standards require carmakers to achieve a fleetaverage of 54.5 mpg by 2025. That standard, which equates
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV CEO Sergio Marchionne revealed several insights to its North American production plans that will impact thousands of work
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Even with gas prices near their lowest point in more than a decade, Americans are still concerned about the fuel economy of their cars.
Depending on the point of view, Ford's new speed-limiting technology either helps lead foots curb their appetite for speed or represents a further int
Ford Mondeo and Ford Transit Custom have been crowned the best vehicles in their classes at the prestigious "Car of the Year" award presentation in Mo
Regulators around the world are getting tougher on automakers after a series of cheating scandals on fuel economy and emissions, with China set to bec
What will race cars look like in 2030? Will they be remote-control driven drones? Will they drive upside down through super loops? Will they run on hy
The toughest, smartest, most capable and safest F-150 ever is also the greenest F-150 - thanks to advanced materials like high-strength, military-grad
For the first time, Ford Motor Co. will sell an F-150 pickup in China - the tricked-out, off-road Raptor.
Ignition interlock devices used in state sobriety courts have been successful in reducing recidivism for chronic drunken drivers, according to a stud
General Motors Co.'s former vice chairman who helped turn the company around following its 2009 bankruptcy is retiring from the board of directors.
General Motors Co. is temporarily closing four North American assembly plants after a parts shortage following recent deadly earthquakes in Japan.
A global company is investing in R&D right here in metro Detroit. P3 Automotive just unveiled its Mobility Innovation Center in Southfield.
Who says playing around is a waste of time?
Tesla' s mission to bring the latest in automotive technology into the hands of its customers took an ironic turn with the introduction of the Autopil
The automotive industry is transforming. With car makers making significant investment into R&D and the connected vehicle, the monetisation opportunities are significant. This is reflected in the growth of Silicon Valley based offices of automotive OEMs. Specific areas including fully autonomous vehicles, ADAS and predictive intelligence are the future for the automotive industry. On top of this connected car systems are moving forwards and increased uptake provides a significant long term monetisation opportunity.
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Target Audience: Industry Professionals and Practitioners
Connected Car Data | Safety, ADAS, Autonomous | Smart Mobility | Legislation vs. Technology | Cyber Security
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Location: Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, MI
ITS America 2016 San
Jose Expo &
Conference will showcase integrated mobility systems technologies.The website will be live soon with registration and hotel information but you can sign up now to receive important San Jose updates at
Location: San Jose, CA
The mission of The Garden Party Foundation (TGPF) is to provide trade school scholarships to underprivileged young adults. TGPF believes that the purpose of education is to teach students skills allowing them the opportunity to create their own self-sustainable life, which goes hand in hand with TGPF’s intention…to help one student at a time reach their dreams.
Macomb Community College Applied Technologies Programs are a beneficiary of The Garden Party fundraiser. The funds from The Garden Party will provide support for apprenticeships and scholarships for those who are in apprenticeship programs that want to complete their associate degree.
The goal of The Garden Party event is to create a pleasant Sunday afternoon. Pleasing to the eye, the palate and for its charitable aspect – pleasing to the soul.
For more information:http://www.thegardenpartymichigan.org/
Location: Meadow Brook Hall
In its fifth year, the 2016 SAE Battelle CyberAuto Challenge™ is a groundbreaking event in automotive cybersecurity. The Challenge is a 5-day practicum based workshop where teams comprised equally of students and professionals, including automotive engineers, government engineers, and ethical “white hat” hackers, work on real cars to find real answers to the challenges posed by cybersecurity in automobiles. Teams work to identify automotive cybersecurity trends and develop talent in a new technical discipline in a high tech industry.
Location: Macomb Community College, South Campus, Warren, MI
Target Audience: Educators;Industry Professionals and Practitioners;Students
CAR MBS delivers thought-provoking sessions which provide a vision of where the global automotive industry is headed. Executive management from automakers and suppliers along with significant representation from the financial community, academia, labor, and government as well as members of the business and automotive press gather to connect and focus on the issues impacting the industry and the pathways to success.
This year’s topics include:
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CAR Management Briefing Seminars
Location: Traverse City, Michigan
Bringing cutting edge innovative solutions to automotive experts, including practical case studies, interactive panel discussions and extended networking opportunities to facilitate introduction of the next generation of lightweight vehicles.
Location: Detroit, MI
The Battery Show Exhibition & Conference is a showcase of advanced battery technology for electric & hybrid vehicles, utility & renewable energy support, portable electronics, medical technology, military and telecommunications.
Location: Novi, MI
A benefit for Engineering and Advanced Technology at Macomb Community College
Location: Macomb Community College - Sports & Expos Center
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Register now for the 2016 CAAT Conference, The Road to Autonomous
Vehicles , Friday, May 6th. Seating is limited. Learn
about the complexities of developing automated and connected vehicles. The
keynote speaker is Jeff Klei, President, NAFTA Region, Continental Automotive
Divisions. Three Tech Talk sessions will discuss the Challenges, Infrastructure,
and Cybersecurity of automated and connected vehicles.
CAAT STEM Labs are in the News! This Detroit New article shows how our free, in-classroom STEM labs let students learn by doing. In this lab, 6th grade students design, build, test, and compete with their own catapults. This is only one of the many in-classroom labs that we provide for middle school students.