New Kia EV crossover looks for sweet spotSept. 17, 2018
Kia will bring its second full-electric global nameplate, the Niro EV crossover, to North America next year.
Chrysler 300 is out, the Portal is in, but questions remainSept. 17, 2018
The aging full-size sedan will be eliminated in 2020, ending a 15-year production run. There is no word yet on what the end of the vehicle's production will mean at FCA's assembly plant in Brampton, Ont.
Caddy's new boss: 'We're going on the offensive'Sept. 17, 2018
This week's dealer meeting in the United States will be a coming-out party for former GM Canada boss Steve Carlisle, who replaced the outspoken Johan de Nysschen as head of Cadillac in April.
Intrigue, impasse persist over NAFTA as Canada-U.S. talks drag onSept. 16, 2018
Three-way talks with Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and Mexican Economy Secretary Ildefonso Guajardo have barely taken place this summer, and none are imminent.
Cadillac Super Cruise coming to more Canadian vehicles in 2020Sept. 14, 2018
Cadillac will roll out its Super Cruise partially autonomous driving system through its entire lineup beginning in 2020 as Canadian buyers warm up to the idea of giving up some control of their vehicle.
NAFTA talks break off, again. Now what?Sept. 21, 2018
All three countries want to sign an accord before Mexico's incoming president takes office Dec. 1. To do so, they'd have to publish a deal by Sept. 30, and would need to reach agreement imminently to have time to put it into legal text.
BlackBerry to help small Canadian companies develop AV techSept. 20, 2018
BlackBerry's Ottawa-based QNX division will help six Canadian companies research and develop prototype products in "sensor fusion" – including lidar, radar, cameras and GPS. BlackBerry will then connect those businesses with global automakers.
Magna selling fluid pressure, controls unit to Hanon of S. Korea for US$1.2BSept. 20, 2018
About 4,200 Magna employees at 10 operations in North America, Europe and Asia will transition to Hanon Systems in one of the biggest acquisitions of an overseas car parts maker by a South Korean company.
NAFTA talks resume without Freeland and after briefing with PMSept. 12, 2018
Canada's lead negotiator Steve Verheul and David MacNaughton, Canada's ambassador to the United States, are in Washington to resume negotiations.
U.S. congressman issues dire warning to Canada's NAFTA team: Time is running outSept. 18, 2018
U.S. House of Representatives majority whip Steve Scalise delivered a stern warning Tuesday about "growing frustration" in Congress with what he calls Canada's "negotiating tactics" when it comes to NAFTA.
Freeland resumes NAFTA talks in Washington as Congress grows restlessSept. 19, 2018
Trade observers say that while many in U.S. Congress want Canada to be part of a three-way NAFTA, they may not be willing to sacrifice an agreement already made in principle between Mexico and the U.S.
High-level NAFTA talks between Canada, U.S. resume this weekSept. 18, 2018
Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland and U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer have agreed to meet again face-to-face to try to reach an understanding about each other's positions on NAFTA.