Mitchell Plastics to build $20.5 million parts plant near DetroitThu, 21, Jul 2016
Canadian auto supplier Mitchell Plastics plans to invest $20.5 million to build a plant north of Detroit in Sterling Heights, Mich., a move that will create 122 jobs, the state's development arm said.
VW seeks settlement with Canadian diesel owners, paper saysTue, 19, Jul 2016
Volkswagen is seeking a settlement with Canadian diesel vehicle owners similar to the one reached in the U.S., a German newspaper reported. VW agreed to pay as much as $15.3 billion in the U.S. after admitting it cheated on diesel-emissions tests.
Dealer Tire selling Canadian businessThu, 14, Jul 2016
Dealer Tire, the Ohio-based tire wholesaler that serves new car dealers, has agreed to sell its Canadian arm to Groupe Touchette.
Ontario fails to attract applications for self-driving car planThu, 07, Jul 2016
Ontario's program to allow testing of self-driving cars on public roads has not received any applications since it launched Jan. 1, the Canadian province's government said, as a recent U.S. accident increases scrutiny of the technology.
EU trade deals with U.S. and Canada at risk, minister saysTue, 05, Jul 2016
A free trade deal being negotiated by the EU and the U.S. is at a dead end and an agreement with Canada is also at risk, Italy's industry minister said. Carlo Calenda said confidence in the negotiations was lacking.
Canada auto sales rise 7.4% in June on strong Detroit 3, Japan 3 volumeMon, 04, Jul 2016
The Detroit 3 and Japan's biggest automakers posted higher Canadian sales in June, boosted by growing demand for light trucks and an extra selling day during the month. Across the industry, June sales hit a new record for the month, rising 7.4 percent to 191,088 cars and light trucks.
Automotive News Canada debutsMon, 04, Jul 2016
Crain Communications Inc., publisher of more than 20 business-to-business publications, is expanding the Automotive News brand with Automotive News Canada, a suite of news products focused exclusively on the Canadian automotive industry.