Jaguar Canada's new models have diesel engines standardFri, 26, Aug 2016
A four-cylinder gasoline base engine is the norm these days in compact luxury sedans, and in just one case, a four-cylinder diesel engine is optional. But Jaguar Canada is rewriting this formula.
Canadian motorsport innovator, Ford GT developer Multimatic honouredThu, 25, Aug 2016
Multimatic, a tiger in the world of racing, will be inducted Oct. 22 into the Canadian Motorsports Hall of Fame.
Ford to extend GT production in Markham two more yearsFri, 19, Aug 2016
Ford is officially extending production of its GT supercar for two more years. The initial run included 500 GTs, with 250 being built a year at a facility in Markham, Ontario.
Nissan considers Micra series a success even if no one seems to be counting carsThu, 25, Aug 2016
Nissan Canada has revived the adage “race on Sunday, sell on Monday” with its unique Micra Cup racing series.
Audi growth steady despite VW diesel scandalWed, 24, Aug 2016
Despite the diesel engine emissions scandal that has afflicted sister brand Volkswagen, Audi is doing well in Canada. Audi sales were up 16.0 per cent through June this year.
Dealers must spend at least $42,000 on special equipment to service Ford GTWed, 17, Aug 2016
Any Canadian Ford dealer can deliver the GT, and it’s up to the customer to decide which one will. But to service one, a dealer must agree to invest a minimum of about $42,000 to be considered.
GM has leverage in deciding future Canadian product allocationTue, 16, Aug 2016
If Unifor has trouble persuading the Detroit 3 to invest in Canada, it will largely be due to factors out of its control.
Canadians can't haul lumber and hockey teams in a LeafTue, 16, Aug 2016
In a bold move, Germany is considering to only allow the sale of zero-emissions vehicles by 2030. Something that grand for Canada could likely never be achieved, let alone discussed.
Unifor's stance? There will be nothing to negotiate if plants closeTue, 16, Aug 2016
Negotiations between the Detroit 3 and Unifor must be focused on securing a footprint. It's Unifor President Jerry Dias' only option.
Loans manager awaits sentencing for hit and run with demonstrator carTue, 16, Aug 2016
The former loans manager of an Edmonton dealership faces sentencing for the 2012 death of an 18-year-old mother in a hit-and-run collision while he was driving his demo, a Dodge Charger, at 3 a.m.
GM, union 'miles apart' in Canada negotiations, Unifor chief saysWed, 10, Aug 2016
Unifor President Jerry Dias said he is confident the union will reach a deal with General Motors on a new labour contract by the mid-September deadline while acknowledging today that the two sides are “miles apart.”
Dealer banned by British Columbia for rolling back odometers on 39 vehiclesFri, 12, Aug 2016
British Columbia's Vehicle Sales Authority has banned auto dealer Arthur Tong from doing business for life and warned the public about him after more than three dozen vehicles he sold were found to have rolled-back odometers.