Max Scherzer, Tigers agree to one-year, $15.5M contract – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT (AP) — Max Scherzer agreed to a one-year contract that leaves his future with the Detroit Tigers as uncertain as ever. The AL Cy Young Award winner’s deal…

Tesla reports big Q4 sales, but no SUV yet – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT — Tesla Motors said today that it expects its fourth-quarter sales to come in 20% over its previous guidance, but executives here at the North American International Auto…

Chevy Corvette is North American Car of the Year – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT — Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, the American icon completely redone last year for its seventh generation, was named Monday as the North American Car of the Year at the…

Toyota’s FT-1 sports car concept points to future – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT — It’s only a concept, but the Toyota FT-1 was just the kind of sports car that sets pulses aflutter at the North American International Auto Show here.…

2015 Ford F-150 makes radical jump to aluminum body – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT — Ford Motor’s most important model, the F-150 pickup truck, finally gets a public showing here today, becoming the first big pickup made of aluminum as Ford sheds…

New Detroit mayor to share duties with emergency manager – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT — Mayor-elect Mike Duggan will be given wide berth in administering the city, managing its day-to-day operations in what emergency manager Kevyn Orr’s office on Thursday called a…

Ducks use fast start to rattle Red Wings – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT (AP) — The Anaheim Ducks used a fast start to stay on a roll. Sami Vatanen had a goal and an assist and Anaheim used a four-goal first…

Bowling Green crushes Northern Illinois in MAC Championship – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDETROIT – Bowling Green put the kibosh on Northern Illinois’ hopes of earning a second consecutive BCS bowl bid. Matt Johnson outdueled heralded counterpart Jordan Lynch, throwing for 393…