The price boost comes as Tundra sales fell 10 per cent to 5,997 through July compared with the same period last year. Toyota has also added a trio of new trim levels for the 2020 model year, bringing the total number of model and trim configurations to 17.
On certain vehicles, the connector for the audio display unit might have been damaged during assembly, says a recall notice on Transport Canada’s website. The damage could cause the backup camera system to not activate when the transmission is shifted into reverse.
FCA in March said it would end the third shift at the Windsor plant on Sept. 30 amid sluggish North American sales for the Chrysler Pacifica and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans it builds. The automaker has now extended the shift's life two times since that announcement.
The Electric Vehicles for Municipalities Program, which launched in March, helps Alberta municipalities transition their fleet vehicles towards more fuel-efficient ones, such as battery electric vehicles (BEVs) and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs). The City of Leduc was the first to cash in on an $8,000 incentive when it bought a Chevy Volt.
Police say 90 per cent of the vehicles recovered during Project Baijin were newer-model high-end vehicles that were fraudulently financed and then had their VIN replaced. Police are asking dealers to be more vigilant before finalizing sales.
Sales in Ontario were down 55 per cent in the first quarter, according to Electric Mobility Canada. Quebec and British Columbia still offer provincial rebates, and sales in those provinces were up 56 per cent and 100 per cent, respectively.
A large volume of Korean and Japanese brand vehicles that aren't made in North America arrives at the Port of Vancouver, says David Adams, president of the Global Automakers of Canada. An estimated 424,806 vehicles moved through the port in 2018, up eight per cent over 2016.
Calgary’s Quorum Information Technologies Inc. is getting the interest-free repayable government loan to develop a data hub for dealerships and use artificial intelligence to increase efficiency, sales leads and revenue at stores across the country.
The paint shop, which complements contract vehicle production at a Magna Steyr plant in Graz, Austria, started test runs in March. The new plant currently employs 200 people and is poised to employ an additional 200 workers when running at full capacity.