Two Toyotas, one built in Canada, have swept the Automobile Journalists Association of Canada's 2017 “green” vehicle awards.
Kia Canada has entered into a multi-year partnership with Special Olympics Canada to support the participation of the intellectually disabled in sports.
Building for future growth and banking on a recovering economy, McManes Automotive Group has opened South Trail Hyundai in Calgary. It's the first in Canada to be built entirely to Hyundai's Global Dealership Space Identity.
The Accent remains a major player in the Canadian market, even as small car sales decline elsewhere.
Despite low fuel prices and insatiable consumer demand for SUVs, creating what could be viewed as a hostile environment for these products, zero-emission electric vehicles are finding a stable foothold.
Hyundai will recall about 64,000 Sonata cars in Canada because of a seat belt glitch. The same recall is underway in the United States, where one minor injury has been reported.
Hyundai is counting on the redesigned Sonata to reverse a fall in sales of a model struggling to stand out in a shrinking sedan segment. Canadian sales alone have declined for five consecutive years.
The 2018 redesign of the Hyundai Accent, which made its world debut today at the Canadian International Auto Show, brings the subcompact sedan's styling into line with the brand's other offerings.
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.
Greg Carrasco was tired of what he called “old-school car guys victimizing” customers. So, he eliminated commissions at Thornhill Hyundai near Toronto and pays his sales staff bonuses based on customers' happiness.
November sales were up in Canada for a strong majority of automakers, including double-digit gains by General Motors, Ford, Nissan/Infiniti and Porsche.
Aviva Canada, which sells auto insurance in every province, now offers drivers of AEB-equipped cars a 15-per-cent discount on new policies as well as renewals.