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GRPD Reminding People to Lock Your Car Doors this Summer!

Of course, you should always remember to lock your car door but now that it's summer and more people are spending time outside, it also means an increase of car break-in's...

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‘Cars 3’ Review: Lightning McQueen’s Third Lap Is His Strongest Yet

For some Pixar fans, the Cars series represents a fork in the road; the moment when Pixar ended its “run of greatness” and “lost its way” after a decade-long string of critical and commercial hits. Writers hold up this franchise as evidence of a corruption in the beloved animation studio’s “soul”; many believe it’s responsible for Pixar’s “first bad movie.”

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Ford is Recalling 36K Cars!

Ford Motor Company has issued a recall on over 36,000 of their newer cars due to airbag issues.

Ford was notified by Takata, the company that makes the airbags, that they may not inflate properly...

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Ford Motors Planning on Spending $700 Million on Michigan Plant Instead of Mexico

Today Ford announced that instead of spending billion of dollars building a new plant in Mexico for production, they're going to instead spend $700 Million right here in Michigan! The plant will expand it's manufacturing of electric and autonomous vehicles, and the money will be right here in Michigan.

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Ford First Quarter Earnings Drop Due To Strong Dollar, Weak Sales
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City in Michigan has Nation’s Highest Share of Domestic Vehicles and it’s not Detroit

Edmunds.com has announced its list of the country's most patriotic cities: those with the highest share of domestic vehicles sold in the last 1,776 days.

Six of the top seven cities are in Michigan.

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North American International Auto Show 2015 Opens to Public [Video]

From big, bad super cars to luxury vehicles you dream about, the North American International Auto Show 2015 is capturing the attention of the automotive world with 51 product introductions at its press previews.

There have been big pickups, high-performance muscle cars, hybrids, plug-ins and even driver-less entries. All tallied, there have been 48 worldwide and three North American reveals this week.

Now it's your turn to see the vehicles at the Detroit show, which runs through Jan. 25 at Cobo Center.

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Recall Alert: Toyota Recalls 1.67 Million Vehicles Worldwide

Toyota Motor Corp. announced Wednesday that it would recall 1.67 million vehicles world-wide to check for defects including faulty brakes and problems with fuel components.

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Michigan Redesigns License Plates After Complaints From Law Enforcement

Michigan officials recently released a redesigned version of the license plate that was once voted the world's best. Why? Police complained it wasn't easy enough to read.

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Woman Impaled In Buttocks While Texting, Driving [Video]

Ouch. Yeah, this one will definitely leave you feeling a little tingly.

Christina Jahnz, of Elizabeth, Colo., learned the hard way that she should not text while driving, KUSA-TV 9 News reported.

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More Super Bowl Ads: New Volkswagen Commercial [Video]

Yesterday, I introduced you to several new Super Bowl commercials, including the classy Jaguar commercial with classy "bad guys."

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British Supervillains Drive Jags in Super Bowl 2014 Commercial

We agree with Sir Ben Kingley's sentiment in this Jaguar Super Bowl 2014 commercial that British actors are always being typecast as villains in Hollywood. Luckily, he's brought two other British actors who are also synonymous for playing villains to help prove a point -- that British supervillains are always classy and sophisticated. And what would such classy bad guys do besides ride in private jets and drink the finest beverages? Drive Jaguars, of course.

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2013 Ford Escape SUV. (Courtesy Alan Sears, Cars.com/USA TODAY)
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Watch Out Because Some Small SUV’s Flunk Safety Test

I drive an SUV.  I love the space, room to haul things and yet be comfortable at the same time.  Mine is a bit larger than the smaller models, the "crossovers" as they're called, and I think I'm glad, because five small crossovers flunked the new small overlap crash test.

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