BMW Financial Services is the highest-rated captive lender in J.D. Power's 2017 Canadian Dealer Financing Satisfaction Survey. The Bank of Montreal topped the list of lenders not owned by an automaker.
Pfaff Automotive Partners has acquired two suburban Toronto dealerships, bringing the group's portfolio to 14.
This month's look at movers and shakers who work under the radar focuses on a former auto technician who went back to school to eventually lead BMW Canada's tech support and after-sales departments.
Even the most bullish don't think Tesla can sell half a million electric cars next year. But it's still important to understand the lofty targets Elon Musk is setting, and some of the crafty ways he's trying to make it happen.
Luxury automakers are expanding their reach in Canada by grabbing an increasingly bigger piece of the compact and subcompact segment, according to auto researchers at J.D. Power.
Infiniti, Nissan's premium brand, named Canadian Karim Habib, former global design chief for BMW, as the brand's new chief designer.
Transport Canada has issued a recall notice for 12,072 BMW X5 and X6 models spanning model years 2011 to 2014.
Magna International started building the BMW 5 Series on March 2 in Graz, Austria, kicking off an aggressive expansion of the Canadian parts giant's auto-assembly business, which will soon include Jaguar Land Rover.
BMW Group Canada will convert all of its franchised stores in Canada to Reynolds and Reynolds’ Windows-based ERA-IGNITE dealership management system.
Toyota, BMW, Daimler, Honda and Hyundai are joining oil and gas giants including Royal Dutch Shell and Total with plans to invest a combined $14 billion in hydrogen-related products within five years.
Magna Steyr may build a new plant in Europe as its Austrian factory runs out of capacity, Guenther Apfalter, the head of its European business, said. The contract manufacturer will begin output of the BMW 5 series and Jaguar I-Pace next year.
Magna International will replace Lear as the seat supplier to the BMW X5 and X6 with seats manufactured in its new Spartanburg, S.C., seating plant.