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Ford Motor Co. is celebrating its purchase of Detroit's long vacant train depot that the company plans to redevelop for research and development of self-driving vehicles.

Detroit Train Station
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Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.

Detroit Train Station
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Bill Ford looks past the tons of paint, plaster and steel needed to remake Detroit's blighted Michigan Central train station and sees more than just an iconic building in desperate need of a makeover.

Detroit Train Station
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The last train left Michigan Central Station 30 years ago and it has stood vacant ever since, a hulking embodiment of Detroit's long decline from America's manufacturing engine to its biggest municipal bankruptcy.

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Ford, with a sagging U.S. market share and one of the oldest vehicle lineups in the industry, is promising to revamp three-quarters of its models in the next two years.

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Police say a 22-year-old worker shot and killed himself at a Ford Motor factory in suburban Detroit.

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Ford is working to integrate its autonomous cars with Lyft's ride-hailing software so someday Ford can carry Lyft passengers.

Ford Reports its Environmental Progress

Aug 30, 2017
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Ford has released its 18th annual Sustainability Report, and its titled Creating a Future Where Everyone Moves Better. John Viera is the company’s director of global sustainability.

“When we talk about Ford as an auto company and moving people around, we think about the products we’re producing because people buy them to move around,” Viera says on Greening of the Great Lakes. “And we’re going to continue to do that; we’re not backing away from that.