CR-V unlikely to top Accord, Civic as Honda's best sellerMon, 05, Dec 2016
Honda is riding high on the compact utility vehicle trend with a CR-V that has been one of Canada's most popular utility vehicles and a redesigned version queued up to go on sale this winter. But Honda doesn't see the CR-V replacing either the Accord or the Civic as its most notable seller.
U.S. sales rebound, climb 3.6%; SAAR remains strong at 17.83 millionFri, 02, Dec 2016
After three straight monthly dips, U.S. light-vehicle sales in November rose 3.6 percent from a year earlier, helped by more generous deals and strong truck demand. Ford, Honda, Nissan, Toyota and GM posted gains. Industrywide volume hit a November record and the SAAR remained strong but dropped to 17.83 million from this year's highest rate -- October's 17.98 million.
Record-breaking sales year still possibleWed, 23, Nov 2016
With 1.66 million sales in the bank through October, sales over the final two months would have to sag more than 15 per cent to drop the full year below 2015's record 1.9 million.
A like-new Calgary dealership is filled with like-new carsTue, 22, Nov 2016
A vacated BMW dealership was turned into a classy outlet for used vehicles -- and it's easy to find online.
Why did Buick dump a hot-selling Verano?Thu, 17, Nov 2016
Canada's auto industry might be tightly connected to the much larger industry south of the border, but that doesn't mean it's joined at the hip. It's not unusual for automakers to sell models in Canada that aren't sold in the United States.
Canadians open their wallets to get out of the coldWed, 16, Nov 2016
Heated seats and steering wheels have moved out of the premium space and into the realm of expectation for Canadians.Automakers are coping with this in myriad ways and several interesting case studies are emerging as product planners work to push these features far and wide across their brands' offerings.