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Ford bought abandoned Detroit train station for $90 million

That's quite a lot by Detroit real estate standards

That's quite a lot by Detroit real estate standards

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Ford seeks $238 million in tax incentives for Detroit campus

It includes more than $103,600,000 from the city itself

It includes more than $103,600,000 from the city itself.

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Ford reveals cost to revive Detroit train station, neighborhood

A big outlay, but automaker hopes to get a quarter-billion-dollar assist

A big outlay, but automaker hopes to get a quarter-billion-dollar assist.

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Camaro SS, Hellcat Widebody, and an Airstream camper | Autoblog Podcast #545

Plus Ford's new train station, Chevy's new Blazer and Tesla's big pickup

Plus Ford's new train station and Tesla's big pickup.

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Clock stolen from Detroit train depot returned to Ford

Its anonymous owner says 'I loved that clock and I loved that station'

Its anonymous owners says 'I loved that clock and I loved that station'

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Ford details how and why it will revitalize Detroit train station

Hub of transportation's past will help create transportation's future

Hub of transportation's past will help create transportation's future.

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Ford has purchased Detroit’s old train station, former owner says

Ford plans to announce its plans at a June 19 event

Ford plans to announce its plans at a June 19 event.

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Ownership transfer points to Ford takeover of Detroit train depot

Announcement on empty Michigan Central Station expected in mid-June

Announcement on empty Michigan Central Station expected in mid-June.

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Ford begins move of EV, autonomy employees to downtown Detroit

Team Edison moves downtown

Ford has begun moving about 200 employees to a new office in a refurbished hosiery factory in Detroit, the first step in what could be a much larger, consolidated urban campus housing the automaker's electric and autonomous vehicle and mobility operations. That includes a targeted mid-June announcement of a deal to purchase the heavily blighted Michigan Central Station.

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Jeep Wrangler and Mitsu PHEV driven, and Ford is up to something | Autoblog Podcast #539

Plus a really interesting 'Spend My Money' segment

On this week's Autoblog Podcast, Editor-in-Chief Greg Migliore is joined by Green Editor John Beltz Snyder and Associate Editor Joel Stocksdale. We talk about driving the 2018 Jeep Wrangler and Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV we had at our office. We speculate about the Ford Maverick and Michigan Central Station, talk Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid news, and help spend a listener's money on a pair of vehicles.

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Ford reportedly interested in Detroit’s infamous abandoned train depot

Ford may buy or lease heavily blighted Michigan Central Station

Ford Motor Co. is reportedly in discussions to purchase one of the largest, most well-known eyesores in Detroit as part of a bid to move more staff into the city from its headquarters in neighboring Dearborn and attract young talent to the company.