Bill McLauchlan

Toronto Correspondent
Address: Automotive News Canada,
PO Box 243, Station A, Windsor, Ontario, N9A 6K7
Phone: (416) 697-8986
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Recent authored articles

'Conflicting business' keeps Cohn & Wolfe out of race for Nissan PR job

Nissan has appointed communications and marketing company Edelman as its global public relations agency, cutting loose Cohn & Wolfe in Canada after a 12-year relationship.

New digital dealer platform bridges online and in-store gap in Canada

Trader Corp. and Dealertrack have teamed up to introduce an industry-first connected car-buying platform said to transform the consumer experience.

Cheap fuel and hybrids do get along

Record sales in Canada have helped pushed global Toyota hybrid sales above the 10-million-unit mark.

Ontario Policaro group makes racing debut with surprise Daytona win

The Policaro Automotive Family's newly-minted Motorsport Division couldn't have made a better entry in top-level motor racing when its Porsche Centre Oakville-backed 911 GT3 R took a surprise win in the GTD class at the...

A Challenger to Canadian winters

FCA Canada is making all-weather driving easier by adding all-wheel-drive to the Dodge Challenger lineup.

Asbestos ban raises questions about millions of vehicles that already have it

The Canadian government will ban the “manufacture, use, import and export” of asbestos-containing products — including brake pads — by 2018.

Ward's parting words to the industry: Expect used prices to fall

The values of used vehicles could begin to decline soon as more off-lease vehicles come onto the market, says the retiring president and CEO of vehicle value publisher Canadian Black Book.