Japan's carmakers, two of which assemble vehicles in Ontario, see tough challenges in meeting more stringent North American local-content rules. They may have to rethink sourcing of seven key component systems.
Honda Canada is recalling about 7,500 vehicles because a problem with the brake system could lead to crashes. The recall affects three nameplates across two brands.
Honda Canada says a new software will fix an over-fuelling issue. It's also providing a warranty extension on some engine components for up to six years from the date of purchase, with no limit on kilometres.
Honda's more profitable sales mix and aggressive cost cutting offset foreign exchange rate losses.
Honda will invest US$2.75 billion into General Motors' autonomous vehicle operations. The Japanese automaker will receive a 5.7 per cent stake in GM Cruise.
The rearview image may not display on the centre display screen of 14,521 affected vehicles while they are in reverse.
Instead of an advertising campaign extolling the virtues of the redesigned 2018 Accord sedan, Honda Canada said it leaned on positive reviews from the press and word-of-mouth praise from owners. It hasn't worked.
Honda has given its luxury 2019 Acura MDX a few interior upgrades, a slightly higher base price and a sport variant.
Honda reported an 11 per cent increase in operating profit in the most recent quarter as rising sales in North America offset foreign exchange rate losses.
Honda must find a patch of real estate in the marketplace where the Insight doesn't cannibalize Honda's Accord Hybrid or Clarity plug-in hybrid. Honda Canada said Monday the Insight starts at $29,645, including delivery.
The first of six planned, publicly available hydrogen refuelling stations is now open in British Columbia, much to the delight of Hyundai, Honda and Toyota, which have plans to sell hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles in Canada.
General Motors and Honda are partnering again -- this time on the development of advanced batteries for electric vehicles. Under the deal, Honda will buy battery modules based on the next generation of GM's battery system.