Customers are starting to place orders for Tesla's new all-electric Semi, including Walmart and a grocery chain in the Detroit 3 automakers' backyard. Some of the Walmart trucks are heading to Canada.
Transport Minister Marc Garneau and two senators quietly travelled to Silicon Valley to meet officials from Tesla and Proterra, which makes electric buses.
A Canadian investment fund will launch the world's first “future car” exchange-traded fund, giving investors one-stop access to companies involved in electric, autonomous and connected car supply chains.
The list of semifinalists for the 2018 North American Car, Truck and Utility of the Year Awards has a few surprises: Alfa Romeo is up for two awards, no Detroit Three brand cars made the cut, Tesla decided not to participate and only three trucks qualified.
Novonix Battery Testing Services, a Nova Scotia company honing high-precision battery testing systems for companies including Tesla and Apple, is expanding.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has pushed back the completion date of a planned supercharger network designed to connect Canada from east to west. He originally said it would be done by the end of 2017.
Whether Tesla's “affordable” electric sedan will break through in Canada remains to be seen, but the automaker is gaining acceptance in areas outside the three provinces that offer incentives to EV buyers.
Exactly when Tesla's Model 3 will arrive in Canada — and at what cost — is, quite literally, anyone's guess. The automaker is maintaining radio silence when it comes to Canada.
Some of the world's top auto-parts suppliers, including Canada's Magna International, aren't buying all the enthusiasm about the electric vehicles hyped by Tesla CEO Elon Musk and larger automakers trying to keep up.
Tesla has finally delivered its long-promised, affordable Model 3 electric car to its first 30 customers — all employees — at a company party Friday night but its Canadian timeline remains unknown.