Subscription services attract younger customers to high-end brands, and most new users are conquests. So far, Care by Volvo and Portfolio by luxury dealer OpenRoad in B.C. are the only two services available, and they're slightly different.
Despite slumping sales and recent layoffs, the minivan is here to stay because they are functional and their transaction prices keep the segment profitable, say experts. But Ford's redesigned Explorer could soon be hot on the family hauler's heels.
The line between the advancements in high tech and the automotive industry blurs more with each passing day. Stay ahead of the curve by becoming familiar with these terms, all of which will become common parlance among automotive-industry insiders in the months ahead.
Despite the market pressures being put on premium automakers to offer SUVs, the McLaren brand will remain a holdout. There is "no compromise," Mark Roberts, head of design operations for McLaren Automotive, said on the sidelines of the Canadian International AutoShow.