Michael Goetz

Toronto Correspondent
Address: Automotive News Canada,
PO Box 243, Station A, Windsor, Ontario, N9A 6K7
Phone: (647) 967-3801
E-Mail: mikegoetz@rogers.com
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Recent authored articles

Toyota Canada president says AVs will drive retention to dealerships

Toyota Canada President Larry Hutchinson is attempting to put new-vehicle dealers at ease when it comes to the eventual shift to autonomous vehicles. He recently told a gathering of dealers they will still play a large role.

Consumer engagement in a digital world differs by auto dealer

Consumer engagement in a digital world was the theme at this year's TalkAUTO Canada conference in Toronto. One thing was clear: Strategies differ by dealership.

Toyota, Mercedes-Benz make their moves into Canadian malls

Mercedes-Benz Canada and Toyota Canada have tapped into the country's vast shopping-mall landscape, with each taking a different approach to selling cars alongside department stores and other shops.

BMW Luxury Excellence Pavilion opens in Toronto to reach new customers

The traveling BMW Luxury Excellence Pavilion opened in Toronto on Monday, offering potential customers their first glimpse of the X7 utility vehicle.

Toronto Lamborghini store first in North America to use new corporate redesign

UPDATED: 10/06/2017 2:21 pm ET -- adds sales numbers

Grand Touring Automobiles, a Toronto-based dealer group that represents several luxury auto brands, unveiled its new Lamborghini showroom with a splash and special guests.

Toronto auto dealer, NBA super fan Nav Bhatia appears in Raptors film

Nav Bhatia is likely the most recognizable car dealer in the country and now he's got a little screen time in a documentary about his favourite sports franchise, the Toronto Raptors.

Former Honda Canada CEO Jerry Chenkin reflects on his career

Former Honda Canada CEO Jerry Chenkin started his career at the automaker as an accountant and eventually became the first person from outside Japan to run the Canadian operations.

Subventing is a new growth tactic for Hyundai Capital Canada

Hyundai Capital wants to expand its leasing business by building up its retail loan portfolio.

Toronto dealer group adds condos to autoplex to offset soaring land prices

The Downtown Auto Group planned on building a traditional auto mall when it bought a five-acre parcel near the Don Valley Parkway.

Spinal injury didn't keep apprentice tech away from dealership

It's a story that begins with a tragic accident, and ends with a young man back where he belonged.