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WCX17: SAE World Congress Experience Brings Latest Innovations in Mobility to Detroit, April 4-6

TweetWARRENDALE, Pa. — WCX17: SAE World Congress Experience—SAE International’s completely transformed, signature event taking place April 4-6, 2017 at the Cobo Center in Detroit—will, for three days, serve as a global nexus for mobility industry leaders, inventors and disruptors from Detroit to Silicon Valley and everywhere in-between. WCX promises a full-spectrum, full-sensory interactive experience, uniting the mobility industry’s best talent from innovation hubs around the world for active learning, high-powered collaboration and technological discovery. As car ownership and customer expectations continue to change, topics including: autonomy, electrification, connectivity, disruptive propulsionRead More


WATCH: Emagine Saline Ribbon Cutting & VIP Preview Party

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the new Emagine Theater in Saline, Michigan. The ribbon cutting and VIP preview party were held on Friday, March 17, 2017. The evening also featured musical performances by the Saline Fiddlers and Kimmie Horne. In this video, look for highlights of the event and interviews with attendees as well as Emagine CEO Paul Glantz & U.S. Rep. Tim Wahlberg (R). The new theater features nine screens and 1,000 seats in all. It is located at the corner of Michigan Avenue and Industrial Drive in theRead More


WATCH: Highlights of the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama at Cobo Center

TweetAmericaJR’s Garrett Godwin and Jason Rzucidlo report from Cobo Center for the 65th annual Meguiar’s Detroit Autorama. In this video, watch for highlights and interviews of the annual event. See all of the coolest hot rods and customs including competition for the coveted Ridler Award! Autorama is called “America’s Greatest Hot Rod Show” with more than 800 custom cars, trucks and motorcycles.   Reporting by Garrett Godwin & Jason Rzucidlo


WATCH: Big debuts from the 2017 Chicago Auto Show @ McCormick Place

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from McCormick Place for the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. In this video, watch for some of this year’s biggest reveals from the auto show. You’ll learn more about the 2018 Hyundai Elantra  GT, 2018 Subaru Legacy, 2017 Nissan Titan XD King Cab, 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Limited Edition, and the 2017 Ram 1500 Night Edition. We’ll also have an excerpt from GM President Dan Ammann’s speech to the Economic Club of Chicago. He discussed his ride in an autonomous Chevrolet Bolt EV on the streets ofRead More


WATCH: 2016 Ford Arts, Beats and Eats highlights [w/ interviews]

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from downtown Royal Oak for the 2016 Ford Arts, Beats and Eats festival. In this video, look for highlights of the event and interviews. You’ll meet two attendees, two restaurant managers and two artists. In addition, look for short performances by The Lilac Lungs and Your Generation in Concert plus many great local bands. The festival has something for everyone. Attendees can receive six food tickets by test driving a Ford vehicle. Arts, Beats and Eats continues through Monday (Labor Day) in Royal Oak. Admission isRead More


WATCH: Highlights of the 2016 Lapeer Days Festival [w/ interviews]

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from downtown Lapeer for the 2016 Lapeer Days Festival. It is an exhilarating experience for the entire family! The festival takes place in beautiful downtown Lapeer, Michigan during the height of the Summer when the community is at it’s most beautiful. This is Lapeer County’s premier FREE festival. The Lapeer Days festival has grown in popularity to become one of MID-MICHIGAN’S premier FREE festivals! In this video, watch for highlights of the festival and interviews with attendees. You’ll also see short performances by Danielle Bradbery, MitchRead More


WATCH: Highlights of the 2016 Billington Global Auto Cybersecurity Summit in Detroit

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from Cobo Center in Detroit for the 2016 Billington Global Automotive Cybersecurity Summit. The conference brought together automotive thought leaders and government officials. Representatives from Toyota, Honda, General Motors and cybersecurity companies like Symantec also offered their insights. In this video, watch for remarks from U.S. Asst. Attorney General John Carlin, Brian Witten from Symantec Research Labs, Phil Harvey from Raytheon Company and General Dynamics EVP Tom Kirchmaier.    


WATCH: Highlights of the 33rd annual Ann Arbor Summer Festival (#A2SF)

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from the University of Michigan campus for the 2016 Ann Arbor Summer Festival (#A2SF). The indoor Mainstage series includes ticketed performances of world-class music, dance, theater, and comedy. The outdoor program, Top of the Park, is held along a beautiful campus green and offers admission-free concerts, movies under the stars, open-air spectacles, and unique family attractions. In this video, look for performances by Dave Boutette and the Madcat Midnight Blues Journey. You’ll also see interviews with attendees Pat Johnson & Ian Parkes from Perth, Western Australia;Read More


WATCH: Highlights of the 40th Belleville National Strawberry Festival

TweetAmericaJR.com’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from Main Street for the 40th Annual Belleville National Strawberry Festival. It takes place Friday, Saturday and Sunday during every Fathers Day Weekend in Belleville, Michigan “A weekend of fun for everyone!” The Strawberry Festival celebrates the strawberry season with free special events for the entire family, beginning with Two Midways, beer tent, music and concerts, bingo, crafters, magnificent food, strawberry treats, a children’s area and Strawberry Queen. The 14th Annual Cinnamon Father’s Day Car Show took place at Shady Victory Park at 5 points onRead More


40th Belleville Strawberry Festival: Berry Special Events

Tweet A weekend of fun for everyone: June 17-19, 2016: Belleville, MI The 40th Annual Strawberry Festival in Belleville, Michigan offers something for everyone with three days of nonstop events. The Strawberry Festival celebrates the strawberry season with free special events for the entire family, beginning with Two Midways, beer tent, music and concerts, bingo, crafters, magnificent food, strawberry treats, a children’s area and Strawberry Queen. Festival Parade: Saturday 11:00am – 1:00pm. See more than 150 exciting entries of floats, musical entertainment, motorcades, marching bands, clowns, and acrobats that willRead More