Phoebe Wall Howard

Business, Technology, TCA

Ford, Rivian Put Plans for Electric Lincoln on Back Burner

The Ford Motor Co. Michigan Assembly plant stands idle in Wayne, Mich., on March 23. The Ford Motor Co. Michigan Assembly plant stands idle in Wayne, Mich., on March 23. (Anthony Lanzilote/Bloomberg News)

Ford and Rivian put their plans on ice to jointly develop a Lincoln-brand electric vehicle, a Lincoln spokeswoman confirmed April 28.

Phoebe Wall Howard | Detroit Free Press
April 29, 2020
Business, TCA

History Channel Debuts ‘Truck Weekend in America’

Ford F-150 trucks on a lot Ford F-150 pickup trucks on a lot. (Keith Srakocic/AP)

Inspired by the “Shark Week” ratings phenomenon, the History Channel is turning to trucks. At 8 p.m. Nov. 10, “Truck Weekend in America” launches six hours of truck programming that spotlights new trucks, rescue trucks, restoring trucks, how trucks are built in factories and how trucks have transformed our culture.

Phoebe Wall Howard | Detroit Free Press
November 8, 2018