Apple developing car operating system in Ottawa, says reportWed, 26, Oct 2016
Apple has dozens of software engineers in Canada building a car operating system, a rare move for a company that often houses research and development projects close to its Cupertino, Calif., headquarters, according to people familiar with the matter.
Bill Ford says future of cars is in Detroit, not Silicon ValleyTue, 25, Oct 2016
Bill Ford is tired of hearing the future of cars belongs to Silicon Valley. Yet for years, the Apple and Google crowd have been telling him that only Big Tech can make driverless vehicles.
FCA prepared to slot new product at Brampton plant, union saysSun, 16, Oct 2016
Fiat Chrysler workers represented by the Canadian union Unifor will vote Sunday on whether to ratify a new four-year labour contract with the automaker. If the contract is ratified, Unifor will begin negotiating with Ford on Monday, with a tentative strike deadline set for Oct. 31.
Honda's '17 CR-V gets turbo -- and volume knobThu, 13, Oct 2016
Honda is giving the fifth-generation CR-V more space, horsepower, refinement, fuel efficiency and safety features for 2017, a top-to-bottom remake of the segment-leading crossover that echoes the Civic's transformation last year.
Ford recalls 1,900 new Lincoln Continentals to fix headlamp assembliesTue, 11, Oct 2016
Ford said today it is recalling nearly 1,900 2017 Lincoln Continentals in the United States and Canada for possible defective headlamp assemblies. The vehicles went on sale last month.
Uni-Select expands FinishMaster brand into OntarioFri, 07, Oct 2016
Uni-Select has expanded its reach in Ontario by purchasing Guelph Paint and Bumper and rebranding it under the FinishMaster name.
VW recalls 334,000 vehicles in Canada, U.S. due to fuel leaksFri, 07, Oct 2016
Volkswagen AG is recalling about 334,000 Volkswagen and Audi brand vehicles in Canada and the United States in three separate recalls, each due to fuel leaks but with different causes, according to a U.S. regulatory filing Friday.
Mexico auto sales shatter more records in SeptemberThu, 06, Oct 2016
Light-vehicle sales in Mexico rose 18 per cent in September to 131,443 vehicles, shattering previous records for the month and defying expectations that the market would cool off this year after a record 2015.
Changing tires for the modern eraWed, 05, Oct 2016
Like a lot of start-ups, Crystal Karam's impetus for creating a company stemmed from frustration as a consumer with a “traditional” business.