Bob White, founder of the Canadian Auto Workers, dies at 81Mon, 20, Feb 2017
Restoring jobs at Canadian GM plant key to new contract, union saysFri, 17, Feb 2017
GM must restore hundreds of jobs being cut at a southern Ontario assembly plant or risk failing to reach a new contract with the factory's workers this fall, the president of Canada's largest auto workers union said on Friday.
New NAFTA deal could favor Canada, says UniforFri, 17, Feb 2017
Quick (oil) change artists lead service turnaroundMon, 20, Feb 2017
GM Canada president says country is poised to help disrupt auto industryFri, 17, Feb 2017
Canadian experts don't expect 'tearing up' of NAFTAFri, 17, Feb 2017
UAW plans 'buy American' ad campaignThu, 16, Feb 2017
UAW President Dennis Williams said he is “in discussions” to produce advertisements to encourage U.S. customers to buy union-made cars manufactured in America. The idea was inspired by a revived buy American sentiment that has been growing since the 2008 recession.
New fronts in dealer-factory war over warranty reimbursementMon, 20, Feb 2017
Ohio is the latest state to adopt detailed rules requiring automakers to reimburse dealers for warranty work at the retail rates charged by the dealerships. Some service directors say they fear factory retaliation.
How Nurse's fast oil change service worksMon, 20, Feb 2017
Ontario's Multimatic to help build Aston Martin hypercarWed, 15, Feb 2017
Daimler invests in U.S. vehicle finance appTue, 14, Feb 2017
Daimler is investing double-digit millions of euros in AutoGravity, a financial technology company in Irvine, Calif., that makes a vehicle leasing and financing app for smartphones. The move is part of a broader push by the carmaker to build a digital platform for financial services.
New Jersey dealer was a pioneer in warranty-pay lawsuitMon, 20, Feb 2017
As a Lincoln-Mercury dealer in New Jersey in the 1990s, Robert Robertazzi successfully sued Ford Motor Co. over payment for warranty work. That landmark case helped make New Jersey one of the first states to put teeth in its laws requiring dealer reimbursement at retail rates for warranty-related parts and labor.