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At Detroit auto show, the future of cars is… in the future

At Detroit auto show, the future of cars is… in the future Detroit, United States | AFP | The Detroit auto show kicked off this week with glitzy, high-production value debuts of mostly sports cars, giant trucks and SUVs — new versions of age-old themes.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

Volkswagen, Ford alliance will see Amarok based on Ranger

Detroit - Volkswagen and Ford announced a new alliance on Tuesday, which will see them jointly develop bakkies and vans starting in 2022 in a bid to reduce costs in an increasingly competitive market.

IOL , South Africa Jan 16, 2019

VW, Ford announce alliance to build commercial vans, pickups

Detroit - Volkswagen and Ford announced a new alliance on Tuesday to jointly develop commercial vans and pickups starting in 2022, a bid to reduce costs in the increasingly competitive auto market.

EWN , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

VW, Ford to unveil automotive alliance

Ford and VW will announce their partnership against the backdrop of the Detroit auto show, VW chief executive Herbert Diess told reporters on Monday.

IOL , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Fiat Chrysler strong enough to stand alone, says new boss

Detroit - Fiat Chrysler's new CEO says major job cuts or an alliance with other car companies are not in the plans for the Italian-American carmaker.

IOL , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Shelby GT500 - meet the most potent street-legal Ford ever

Detroit Motor Show - Try to describe the Mustang Shelby GT500 and you’re going to end up with a mouthful of superlatives.

IOL , South Africa Jan 15, 2019

Ford, VW call off joint Detroit auto show appearance to announce alliance

Detroit - The Detroit auto show was abuzz over what Ford and Volkswagen would announce Tuesday, after the car giants called off a joint appearance during which they were widely expected to announce an alliance.

EWN , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Toyota's SA-bound Supra finally revealed in all its glory

Detroit Motor Show - And here it is… Following a series of leaks and a teaser campaign stretching back to the beginning of time, Toyota has finally revealed the all-new Supra in its official, showroom-ready form and local fans don’t have long to wait, with the reincarnated sports car set to hit South African streets around the middle of 2019.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Lexus LC grand tourer finally drops its top

Detroit - Exactly three years after the LC coupe made its debut at the Detroit Motor Show, Lexus is now finally showing off a drop-top version of the grand tourer.

IOL , South Africa Jan 14, 2019

Griffin scores 44 points in emotional LA return

Blake Griffin made an turbulent return to the Staples Center, scoring 44 points as the Detroit Pistons toppled the Los Angeles Clippers 109-104 on Saturday.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 13, 2019