| Mar 24, 2012
| 6:23 AM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michiganhas regained more than 151,000 jobs since the number of working residents fell to a recessionary low in mid-2009, a steady climb that began under Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm and has continued under Republican Gov....
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:30 AM
LANSING — Michigan has regained more than 151,000 jobs since the number of working residents fell to a recessionary low in mid-2009, a steady climb that began under Democratic Gov. Jennifer Granholm and has continued under Republican Gov. Rick...
| Mar 27, 2012
| 10:25 AM
BMW will recall 1.3 million luxury cars, including 367,000 in the U.S., because of a potential problem with a battery cable connector.
It is BMW’s largest recall ever, company officials said, and it is big by industry standards, rivaling some of...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 6:53 AM
When you, your friends and neighbors are struggling with job loss, high gas prices and disappearing forms of assistance, seeing a silver lining is asking of you an awful lot.
The local people who came in droves to the recent Project Connect certainly...
| Dec 26, 2011
| 7:12 PM
Lexus is looking to put some zip back in its lineup of luxury cars.
Designers at the Toyota studio in Newport Beach have developed a concept car, the LF-LC 2+2 sport coupe, to be unveiled at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 9:36 AM
(Reuters) - Ford Motor said its primary Ford brand vehicle sales topped 2 million in the United States this year, the first time since 2007 that any single automotive brand has reached that level.
The Ford brand passed the 2-million mark on Wednesday...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 12:24 PM
Gov. Mitch Daniels joined executives from Tsuda Industries Co., Ltd., a Japanese automotive parts supplier, Thursday to announce the company's plans to locate its first North American facility here, creating up to 116 new jobs by 2016.
| May 9, 2012
| 9:03 AM
After dealing with floods, earthquakes and a super-strong yen, Toyota Motor Corp. is following a fourth quarter in which income quadrupled with a similarly optimistic forecast for 2013.
The Japanese car company, which last year relinquished the title...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 3:03 PM
And the winner is ... Japan.
Japanese brands took the top seven spots in Consumer Reports' annual reliability rankings, pushing aside their U.S. and European rivals. Toyota Motor Corp.'s Scion, Lexus and Toyota brands took the top three spots and the...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 8:14 PM
A barbecue fundraiser brought in more than just money last weekend.
Toyota started its 100 Cars for Good, a giveaway of 100 cars to 100 nonprofits over the course of 100 days, at the OC BBQ and Music Festival at the Orange County Fair & Event Center in...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 10:51 AM
Government safety regulators are investigating 1.4 million Toyota vehicles – including the country’s most popular car, the Camry – after more than 100 reports of fires.
On Monday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 11:42 AM
DETROIT (AP) — U.S. auto sales are off to a strong start this year, continuing their brisk pace from late 2011.
Chrysler had its best January in four years while Toyota got a boost from its new Camry. Volkswagen, which wants to aggressively...