Detroit hits full throttle

August 26, 2015

Bouncing back from the brink of bankruptcy, America’s Motor City is roaring into action. Jez Smadja discovers a hip new city break destination Standing on the freshly clipped lawn outside Motown's first recording studio, an Arts and Crafts-style house on West Grand Boulevard in Midtown Detroit, I feel like a pilgrim who's just disembarked in the Holy Land.


Volkswagen’s high five

January 14, 2015

Volkswagen has unveiled a new five-seater midsize SUV concept car at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.