The future is electric and autonomous, but when?Mon, 27, Mar 2017
What does the future of the auto industry hold and how fast is that future coming? Some of the auto industry’s biggest players offer dramatically different answers.
Magna sharpens focus on camera production for autonomous vehiclesWed, 22, Mar 2017
Magna International sees onboard cameras as a significant segment for growth in the supply chain, projecting camera-based driver assistance systems to be worth US $10 billion per year by 2020.
Canadian auto sector staring down the barrel of rapid changeTue, 21, Mar 2017
Strategic moves are necessary in technology, science, education, government policy, manufacturing, customer engagement and trade, executives said at the first Automotive News Canada Congress.
Magna may invest up to $1.77 billion to open Slovenia car plantFri, 17, Mar 2017
Magna may invest up to CND $1.77 billion in Slovenia to open a car plant. The company's current European plant in Austria, which builds Mercedes and BMW models, is running out of capacity as Magna gears up to add output of two Jaguar Land Rover vehicles.
Magna develops camera to allow minivan drivers to monitor rear seatsWed, 15, Mar 2017
Magna has developed a child-monitoring feature that uses a camera in the ceiling and a dashboard display screen to provide front-seat occupants a clear view of the middle and third row seats in minivans.
Magna, Ford team up for weight-saving carbon fibre subframe prototypeTue, 14, Mar 2017
Magna International Inc., in cooperation with Ford, says it has developed a prototype carbon fibre composite subframe that reduces mass by 34 per cent from a stamped steel equivalent.
Magna develops self-charging electric-fuel cell combo vehicleWed, 08, Mar 2017
Canadian supplier Magna International has developed a fuel cell range-extended electric vehicle that uses both electricity and hydrogen and can recharge its battery on the move.
VIDEO: Magna will invest in Canada as long as automakers doTue, 07, Mar 2017
Magna International CEO Don Walker tells Bloomberg TV Canada that so long as automakers continue to spend in Canada, his company will too. Magna plans to spend $680 million in Canada by the end of 2018.
Magna starts production of BMW 5 Series in push for more assemblyThu, 02, Mar 2017
Magna International started building the BMW 5 Series on March 2 in Graz, Austria, kicking off an aggressive expansion of the Canadian parts giant's auto-assembly business, which will soon include Jaguar Land Rover.
Trudeau meets Canadian suppliers to lay groundwork for NAFTA talksMon, 27, Feb 2017
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and key players in the auto supply industry talked about a possible federal-industry collaboration in an effort to shield Canada's auto sector from disruptive U.S. policy.