Subscription Required Retail Millennials still keyed up for cars As they grow older, move out of the city and start families, their car-buying habits have mirrored those of Baby Boomers and Generation X, said Madison Gross, director of consumer insights at CarGurus. Electric Vehicles It’s too early to focus on electric cars only, Toyota says Subscription Required Cars & Concepts Lincoln to offer 4 all-electric models by 2030 Canada Conversations June 18, 2021 | HGreg’s John Hairabedian on U.S. expansion, digital marketing and the used-car segment Subscription Required Cars & Concepts CARS & CONCEPTS: New or refreshed offerings from Genesis, GMC, Lexus and more Subscription Required Electric Vehicles New Chevrolet Bolt EVs, EUVs to come with free Level 2 home charger Cars & Concepts Mazda aims to launch 13 electrified vehicles by 2025 Subscription Required Technology McMaster University getting $28.4-million auto, aerospace research centre Subscription Required Electric Vehicles GM ups EV spending again, projects stronger Q2 results CANADA CONVERSATIONS Canada Conversations: June 11, 2021 | Kia's Elias El-Achhab on EVs, inventory and the ‘sexy’ Carnival Kia Canada COO Elias El-Achhab explains how the brand weathered the pandemic and microchip shortage, talks about what makes the Kia Carnival sexy, and outlines what the automaker’s rebranding means for Canada’s dealers. All Canada conversation podcasts BEST PRACTICES The benefits of by-appointment shopping at dealerships The pandemic forced dealerships into survival mode, but some new practices have shaped leaner and more profitable operations. ALL BEST PRACTICES ARTICLES Cars & Concepts Tesla launches its fastest car, the Model S Plaid The Model S Plaid is "faster than any Porsche, safer than any Volvo," Tesla CEO Elon Musk said, after he drove the sports sedan down a test track onto the stage. Subscription Required Retail Greg Carrasco's charisma makes him a wanted man among automakers Greg Carrasco “is making some noise and making people aware” of the Ontario Nissan and Infiniti dealerships, says Saleem Budhwani, whose Prestige Group owns the stores. Subscription Required Canada Congress Conversations Auto industry needs to 'tap the genius' of people of colour, says CNN's Van Jones Companies that commit to change are bound to have success, particularly among younger consumers who are demanding more from businesses today, the CNN commentator Van Jones said during the June 10 edition of Automotive News Canada Congress Conversations. Electric Vehicles G7 eyes ambitious shift to electric cars and away from oil In one proposal, G7 governments would “strive” to ensure that the majority of all new passenger car sales are not gasoline- or diesel-powered “by 2030 or sooner.” Subscription Required Cars & Concepts Honda previews next-gen Civic hatchback The global debut of the Honda Civic hatchback will happen during a virtual concert on June 23. Features are not expected to stray much from the redesigned Civic sedan, which debuted in late April. Subscription Required Cars & Concepts Chevy reveals upgraded 2022 Corvette, special edition The 2022 Corvette, on sale this year, will come with an upgraded fuel system, additional colors and a special edition similar to racing models. Subscription Required Microchips Stellantis halts minivan output through June The plant resumed operation the week of May 31, but not at full capacity. Other than those handful of shifts, the plant has been down since March 29. Subscription Required Executives Why Fraser Dunn's leaving Aston Martin to join Project Arrow The APMA’s Project Arrow hit the engineer in the heart. The long-time Aston Martin executive is eager to build a “really good car” from a Canadian concept. Subscription Required Suppliers NHL travel exemption irks Canadian Association of Moldmakers CAMM Chair Jon Azzopardi wants to know what the difference is between hockey players and moldmakers plying their trade on both sides of the border. Subscription Required Mobility Canadian startup Waabi promises 'radical' new approach to self-driving tech Raquel Urtasun, a former Uber ATG executive with extensive computer science expertise, has launched the new company that will first target the autonomous trucking market. Load More Digital Edition View latest issue See our archive Sign up for free newsletters Breaking News Alerts (as needed) Weekly News Summary (Mondays) Daily News Summary (weekdays) Canada Conversations (Fridays) Yes, send me info about special editorial content, new features, events, subscriptions, webinars and research from Automotive News Canada Yes, send me info and whitepapers from select third-party partners of Automotive News Canada EMAIL ADDRESS Please enter a valid email address. Please enter your email address. Please verify captcha. Please select at least one newsletter to subscribe.