PHOTOS: Testing underway for Detroit’s new QLine streetcar

TweetDetroit’s new QLine (M-1 Rail) streetcar is undergoing testing before its big launch on May 12, 2017. Watch as the new light rail streetcar makes its way up and down Woodward Avenue in downtown and midtown Detroit. The line will make a 6.6-mile loop around Woodward Avenue. There are 20 stops between Grand Boulevard and Larned Street. Each ride will cost $1.50 when it opens for business on May 12. Streetcars will feature modern amenities air-conditioning, heat and come equipped with bike racks and Wi-Fi. Former WDIV-TV 4 Anchor CarmenRead More

WATCH: Autonomous vehicles discussed at 2017 SAE World Congress Experience (WCX17)

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from Cobo Center for the 2017 SAE World Congress Experience (WCX17). Much of the discussion dealt with autonomous vehicles–ones that can drive themselves. In this video, watch for interviews with Ford’s Ken Washington, Hewlett-Packard’s Nigel Upton and Jeffery Sankey from the Transportation Research Center. You’ll also hear a snippet from Pete Tseronis’ speech titled “Self-Driving Cars: The Result of Secure Transformative Innovation.”