Don Walker, the CEO of Canada's largest supplier, says if the numbers work out, it would consider a North American plant for contract manufacturing. GM's Oshawa plant might be a possibility once the automaker ends production there.
About 100 workers at supplier Inteva Products in Whitby, Ont., were back on the job Wednesday after walking out the day before in protest of GM's decision to close its Oshawa assembly plant. Unifor President Jerry Dias promises protests and events "day in, day out" until GM reverses its decision to close Oshawa.
Canadian parts giant Magna International, through a subsidiary, will assemble the 2020 Toyota GR Supra at a factory in Europe. Toyota is the supplier's fourth complete-vehicle-assembly customer.
Magna International Inc. says it expects its sales this year will be weighed down by a stronger U.S. dollar and the sale of its fluid pressure and controls business.
Infiniti President Christian Meunier, the former head of Nissan Canada, says a luxury vehicle should be used to carry kids, dogs and more. "You put mud in it, and you eat your burger or your French fries – or your poutine," he says.
The S209 is the first S-line model ever produced for any market outside Japan, and the brand has decided to make it a U.S. exclusive
Canada’s economic development minister Navdeep Bains has not ruled out offering General Motors financial support in an effort to keep the automaker's Oshawa, Ont., factory operating. Monday, he met with GM CEO Mary Barra, but the automaker did not reverse course.
The Genesis G70 won the 2019 North American Car of the Year at the Detroit auto show, while the Ram 1500 took truck honours and the Hyundai Kona was named top utility vehicle of the year.
Not even the offer of financial support from two levels of government can change General Motors' decision to close its Oshawa, Ont., assembly plant.
Rolls-Royce's new utility vehicle, the Cullinan, is designed to attract a growing and diverse group of luxury buyers. It's also well-suited for countries like Canada and Russia, which face severe weather conditions.
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