Can Trump get USMCA through U.S. Congress?Oct. 8
U.S. lawmakers, industry and interest groups are withholding full-throated support for the deal until some details become clearer, such as how the new regional content and minimum-wage requirements for autos would be applied and enforced.
BMW weighs future of diesel offerings in CanadaSept. 26
NAFTA: Trudeau says new deal not guaranteedSept. 26
Canada's envoy to the U.S. put the odds of a new NAFTA by the end of this week at 50 per cent. But, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau indicated it was possible the trio of member nations might fail to conclude a new pact all together.
MB expects A-class sales to be split 50/50 between hatchback, sedanSept. 26
Rough rollout of redesigned Ram leads to FCA Canada's sales skidSept. 25
Much of FCA Canada's 2018 sales decline can be attributed to the Ram brand, which has struggled this year despite having a redesigned pickup to sell in a market that heavily favours pickups and light trucks.
NAFTA talks break off, again. Now what?Sept. 21
All three countries want to sign an accord before Mexico's incoming president takes office Dec. 1. To do so, they'd have to publish a deal by Sept. 30, and would need to reach agreement imminently to have time to put it into legal text.
Canada downplays NAFTA deadline with talks to continueSept. 20
Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer met Wednesday for nearly four hours and they will meet again Thursday. Freeland says there are hints of optimism.
Damaged dealerships reopen after tornado rips through Gatineau, Que.Sept. 24
Battered auto dealerships along a prime car-retailing strip in Gatineau, Que., were back in business Monday after spending a weekend repairing damage caused by a tornado that tore through the nation’s capital region on Sept. 21.
Honda Canada recalls Accords, Insights over camera glitchSept. 24
Trudeau says informal NAFTA talks likely in next few days at U.N.Sept. 24
BlackBerry to help small Canadian companies develop AV techSept. 20
BlackBerry's Ottawa-based QNX division will help six Canadian companies research and develop prototype products in "sensor fusion" – including lidar, radar, cameras and GPS. BlackBerry will then connect those businesses with global automakers.
Magna selling fluid pressure, controls unit to Hanon of S. Korea for US$1.2BSept. 20
About 4,200 Magna employees at 10 operations in North America, Europe and Asia will transition to Hanon Systems in one of the biggest acquisitions of an overseas car parts maker by a South Korean company.