The American automakers are riding high right now, just a few short years after GM and Chrysler bankruptcies and other industry jitters.

Detroit Free Press auto writer Mark Phelan tells WBCK what the level of confidence is in the industry now. He also talked about which cars being made today could be collectible in the future.

Hear his thoughts by clicking the player below.

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