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Going green is noble, but it’s still expensive. This is exactly why the feds need to make incentives part of their national zero-emissions vehicle strategy, which is supposed to be released by year’s end.
La nueva planta en Chomutov, República Checa, suministrará sistemas de asientos en varias configuraciones para varios modelos de BMW.
Magna International has opened a new seating factory in the Czech Republic that will employ 300 people and supply BMW in Europe.
Ontario's new-vehicle dealers said Tuesday they can invest more in their dealerships now that the province has promised to cut Workplace Safety and Insurance Board premium rates by close to 30 per cent.
New-vehicle sales in Canada fell for the seventh consecutive month in September as automakers sold 175,290 units, down 6.4 per cent from last year. But, the Global Automakers of Canada say it's not all bad.
Altima's Canadian sales are down 13.4 per cent through August and the Sentra, Micra and Versa are all out-selling the car. Nissan has upped the price and technology of the Altima and made AWD standard.
Canadian new-vehicle sales fell for the sixth consecutive month in August, dipping 0.6 per cent to 183,258 units, according to the Automotive News Data Center. Rising interest rates are taking their toll, says the Global Automakers of Canada.
Nissan Canada is recalling 13,223 vehicles because a problem with the ignition switch could cause the vehicle's engine to shut off while driving. The automaker is asking drivers to immediately remove all objects from the ignition key ring in an effort to lessen the chances of problems.
The 2019 Toyota Sienna starts at $36,960, shipping included. The automaker has made AWD more readily available across trim levels.
The base model 2019 Lexus ES 350 with an internal-combustion engine will start at $47,075 and have three trim levels available, topping out at $61,575, shipping included, for the ultra luxury package.
The automaker said Monday the vehicle's starting price will be $25,490, shipping included. That's about $1,000 less than the initial base price of the 2018 model, originally unveiled back in April 2017.
Starting in September, the 15-passenger NAVYA shuttle, which has a top speed of 25 km/h, will follow a two-kilometre route that includes stops at Candiac City Hall, a bus terminal and various businesses.
If you're looking for someone or something to blame for a decline in Canadian new-vehicle sales in July, look no further than FCA, say Scotiabank Economics and the numbers themselves.
New-vehicle sales in Canada fell for the fifth straight month in July, down 3.2 per cent over the same month last year. After a hot start to 2018, sales year-to-date are down 0.5 per cent, decreasing the odds of another record year.
Former FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne is being remembered in Canada as a man who gave his dealers confidence and hope during a time of great uncertainty. In Windsor, Ont., flags were ordered to half staff.
A roundtable about the impact U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs are having on the Canadian auto industry drew a standing-room-only crowd Wednesday in Windsor, Ont., where business owners were encouraged to stand up and speak out about the escalating trade war.
The Province of Ontario has laid out its plan to wind down the Electric and Hydrogen Vehicle Incentive Program, and it allows dealers and consumers to collect the rebate throughout the summer.
The Canadian Automobile Dealer Association says the average cost of a new vehicle would spike by as much as $9,000 if Canada retaliates against a 25 per cent auto import tariff in the United States.
AutoCanada Inc., the country's largest publicly traded auto dealership group, has named Michael Rawluk president and parted ways with Mark Warsaba. Steve Landry remains CEO of the company.
Mitsubishi Canada's 93 dealerships will undergo renovations as part of the parent company's global strategy, even though some Canadian stores already complied with a similar program as recently as November 2017.
Canada would lose almost half of its auto assembly production if the United States slaps imported light duty vehicles with a 25-per-cent tariff, according to a new report by CIBC.
Canadian new vehicles sales fell for the fourth consecutive month in June, down 1.6 per cent compared to last year,. The head of the Global Automakers of Canada says sales were strong but now face headwinds.
Ontario Premier Doug Ford made good on a campaign promise to cancel the province's cap-and-trade program — and with it, “all programs funded out of cap-and-trade carbon tax revenues.” The Electric and Hydrogen Vehicle Incentive Program is one initiative funded by cap-and-trade revenue.
General Motors Canada President Travis Hester has laid out his plan for the company. It includes building on Canada's “rich research and development ecosystem” and supporting manufacturing in Ontario.
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