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Gov. Gretchen Whitmer joined the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) on Sept. 23 to announce Rivian, a manufacturer of all-electric adventure vehicles, is establishing its new Rivian Service Support Operations facility in Plymouth, MI, creating 100 new high-wage jobs and investing $4.6 million into the Plymouth facilities with support from the Michigan Strategic Fund. 

Thursday, 23 September 2021 20:47

Ohio Has Multi-Million-Dollar Car Theft Problem

Written by Steven Symes, Motorious

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A recent investigative report conducted by 19 News out of Cleveland uncovered a shocking fact: over the past five years, cars stolen and recovered in Ohio have totaled $72.6 million in costs.

Wednesday, 22 September 2021 22:48

Your Guide to the 2021 Motor Bella Auto Show in Pontiac, MI

Written by Jordyn Pair, MLive.com

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The North American International Auto Show has reinvented itself into Motor Bella, and moved the event from downtown Detroit to Pontiac in 2021.

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Carvana, the leading e-commerce platform for buying and selling used cars, announced Sept. 22 it is now offering as-soon-as next-day touchless home delivery to Springfield and Joplin, MO, area residents.

Tuesday, 21 September 2021 22:48

Michigan to Have Nation's First Electrified Road to Wirelessly Charge EVs, Governor Says

Written by Eric D. Lawrence, Detroit Free Press

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Imagine being able to charge an electric vehicle without stopping to plug in. It’s the kind of technology that could help ease worries like range anxiety and could really boost the transition to electric vehicles.

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The Boyd Group Inc. announced the acquisition of a collision repair center in Burbank, IL.

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