The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and “continued safety measures to stem the spread of the virus,” led Canadian International AutoShow organizers to move the show online from the floor of the Toronto Convention Centre. A virtual edition of the Montreal exhibition will be free of charge.
Ford Canada is closing its massive parts distribution center in Bramalea and replacing it with two new facilities in eastern and western Ontario "to improve customer satisfaction and expedite parts delivery time to dealers," the company said.
Automakers used words like “challenging” and “unprecedented” to describe the new-vehicle market in Canada during the second quarter, which was crippled by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Detroit 3 all posted declines of 35 percent or more. Toyota deliveries fell 48 percent and Nissan plunged 57 percent