Alex McLenon is a Reporter with 101.9 WDET.

New vehicle sales dip in first quarter

  Automakers have signaled in recent months that an end to the semiconductor shortage could be in sight. But despite...

University of Michigan, Ford study examines potential greenhouse gas savings tied to EVs

  Researchers at the University of Michigan and Ford Motor Company have conducted a study into the potential greenhouse gas...

Accused Oxford High School shooter to be held in adult jail

An Oakland County court has ruled that Ethan Crumbley, the high school sophomore accused of killing four students and wounding...

Used car values continue to rise

The average price for a one-to-five-year-old used car in Detroit is currently around $31,000. While that number is more than...

Crumbleys to stand trial on involuntary manslaughter charges in Oxford shooting

A judge on Thursday ordered James and Jennifer Crumbley, the parents of the teenager accused in the shooting that killed...

Federal government launches program to install EV charging network

Biden Administration officials are detailing plans for the installation of an electric vehicle charging network. The $7.5 billion in federal...

Witnesses testify in Crumbleys’ preliminary exam

5:10 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8: This story has been updated with the date of the next court appearance and testimony...

Google will join Ford as a tenant at Michigan Central Station

Google says it will join Ford as a tenant at Michigan Central Station in Corktown when restoration of Detroit’s largest...

General Motors is investing $7 billion in Michigan to raise EV production

On the heels of debuting its electrified Chevrolet Silverado, General Motors is putting more than $7 billion toward boosting its...

2022 North American Car and Truck of the Year winners announced in Detroit

The North American Car and Truck of the Year Awards have announced their 2022 winners. The Honda Civic has been...

General Motors Unveils All-Electric Silverado Pickup Truck

General Motors has taken the covers off an all-electric version of its Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. The debut took place Wednesday...

General Motors Reopens Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly Plant as Factory Zero

General Motors has reopened its Factory Zero assembly plant in Detroit. It comes after the site spent the last year-and-a-half...