NAIAS 2014

Radio Made in Michigan
11:23 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Detroit Auto Show offers family activities

At this 1963 Chevy Greenbriar van, you can create a short video which is turned into a flip book you can take with you.
Credit Peter Whorf/WKAR

The North American International Auto Show continues through this weekend at Cobo Center. Current State's Peter Whorf spoke with Chevrolet Auto Show Manager Micha Rawlings about some of the interactive exhibits available to auto show-goers.

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Radio Made in Michigan
8:26 am
Fri January 24, 2014

Cobo refurb project turns the page

The atrium at Cobo Center. The curved space on the left is the former concert and basketball venue.
Credit www.cobocenter.com/

Did you ever go to a Detroit Pistons game when they played in Cobo Hall? Maybe you saw the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix or Bob Seger play there. If so, you’ll hardly recognize the place now.

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Radio Made in Michigan
1:00 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Chief engineer: Lansing Grand River a good fit for Camaro

Credit Credit WKAR Photo

Our coverage of the North American International Auto Show in Detroit continues today with a look at the good news the people at the General Motors Grand River Assembly Plant got last year: GM will move production of the Camaro to Lansing from the plant in Oshawa, Ontario.

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Radio Made in Michigan
11:01 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Global markets key for Cadillac's success

The Cadillac ATS Coupe will roll off a Lansing assembly line later this year.
Credit Scott Pohl/WKAR

International sales are crucial to Cadillac’s success. Two popular Cadillac models are built in Lansing at the Grand River Assembly Plant. The ATS won the North American Car of the Year Award last year, and the CTS was a finalist for the award this year.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:04 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

Green cars take backseat at NAIAS

The Tesla Model S electric car boasts zero tailpipe emissions.
Credit Scott Pohl/WKAR

The 2014 North American International Auto Show is not the greenest, according to journalist and author Jim Motavallo, who focuses on environmental issues and transportation. He’s a contributor to the New York Times, NPR’s Car Talk, the Mother Nature Network and author of the book "High Voltage: The Fast Track to Plug In the Auto Industry".

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:01 pm
Tue January 21, 2014

Chevy adds smaller pickup option

The Chevrolet Colorado
Credit http://www.chevrolet.com

The North American Truck of the Year,  the Chevy Silverado, isn’t the only pickup attracting attention at this year’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Chevy’s midsize Colorado is also all-new for 2014.

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Radio Made in Michigan
12:13 pm
Mon January 20, 2014

Chevy takes top prizes at this year's NAIAS

The Chevrolet Silverado was named North American Truck of the Year last week at the Detroit Auto Show.
Credit Scott Pohl/WKAR

The North American International Auto Show is underway at Cobo Center in Detroit. Hundreds of thousands of people will visit the show to see the latest cars, trucks, and prototypes.

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Radio Made in Michigan
9:25 am
Mon January 20, 2014

See the cars and trucks at the North American International Auto Show

The 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe will be built in Lansing.
Scott Pohl/WKAR

The North American International Auto Show is open to the public at Cobo Center in Detroit through Sunday. Here are just a few of the cars and trucks on display.

Hear Current State's coverage of the Detroit car show all this week.