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Force 1 V10 an all new American Super Car built by VLF Automotive

Made in the USA, Auburn Michigan to be exact. 745 HP Force 1 V10. Designed by legendary automotive designer . Henrik Fisker. Unveiled at the… 161 more words

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Detroit auto show draws more than 815,000 visitors

DETROIT (AP) – Organizers say there were more than 815,000 visitors to the North American International Auto Show this year.

The attendance numbers were announced Sunday night. 53 more words

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Unifor chief hopeful federal budget will boost auto investment

As the federal Liberals craft their first budget, the union representing Canadian autoworkers expressed confidence they will introduce measures aimed at attracting investment in an industry that has been losing ground to lower-cost auto-producing jurisdictions. 379 more words

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Designer makes gowns out of car interior material

DETROIT (AP) – One auto supplier is taking the term “ready to wear” to a whole new level.

Inteva Products LLC commissioned a fashion designer to produce four gowns using the same thermoplastic material the maker of engineered components and systems places in the instrument panel surface of a number of General Motors Co. 208 more words

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Designer Makes Gowns Out Of Car Interior Material

By MIKE HOUSEHOLDER
Associated Press

DETROIT (AP) – One auto supplier is taking the term “ready to wear” to a whole new level.

Inteva Products commissioned a fashion designer to produce four gowns using the same thermoplastic material the maker of engineered components and systems places in the instrument panel surfaces of some General Motors vehicles. 149 more words

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Obama to take in Detroit auto show as industry flourishes

WASHINGTON (AP) – President Barack Obama will take a victory lap Wednesday in Detroit with a tour of the North American International Auto Show.

The tour gives Obama the chance to highlight the industry’s remarkable turnaround over the past seven years, and to remind the public that his administration came to the industry’s rescue at a time when most Americans opposed any further financial assistance for Chrysler and General Motors. 63 more words

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