One analyst thinks QNX software will remain a top choice for automakers in need of a strong, secure platform for car operations — and one they maintain control over — even as they let Google move into infotainment with a consumer-friendly platform that might not be especially secure.
Honda said it will reimburse out-of-pocket expenses for customers, some of whom have had to make repeated visits to dealer service departments to replace inflators that can explode with too much force and injure occupants of the vehicle.
Among the general population, the elderly are the most susceptible to the novel coronavirus. In the business world, it’s the young, small start-ups, often with limited access to credit and government financial help, that are most at risk of going under. Some have shifted gears to make medical parts just to stay afloat.
The Ottawa-based Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance says some startup tech companies that focus on autonomous and electric vehicles, fuel cells and batteries might not qualify for current relief because they haven't shown profit, yet.
The robotic arm display, in which camera-controlled mechanical arms dip and whirl alongside human employees working on partially finished Civics, is bound to attract attention at the Canadian International AutoShow. The automaker wants to understand the benefits of machine-human partnerships in manufacturing.
Supported by $8 million in federal funding, the network will install 160 level 3 "fast chargers" at 73 locations across the province. The stations will be less than 100 kilometres apart on average, providing reassurance to EV owners who now must rely on a patchwork of charging stations largely concentrated in urban areas.
The electric I-Pace becomes the first vehicle in the 36-year history of the Automobile Journalists of Canada awards program to win back-to-back Utility-of-the-Year Awards. The 2020 Mazda3 is the latest generation of Mazda's compact stalwart.