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.