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Ford Becomes the Number 1 Brand in Canada
Ford Becomes the Number 1 Brand in Canada

6 Jan 2010, 09:35 UTC / Ford is the only large US-based manufacturer that hasn't applied for financial support from the American government and it looks like the company is performing pretty impressive in Canada as we...

 
CAW Hopes New Ford V8 to Get in Other Models
CAW Hopes New Ford V8 to Get in Other Models

30 Dec 2009, 10:32 UTC / Ford has a brand new V8 engine which was presented on the Mustang GT model. The powerplant will be built in Windsor, Ontario, Canada, at its Essex Engine plant. This decision is of great importance ...

 
GM Repays First $1 Billion
GM Repays First $1 Billion

21 Dec 2009, 07:48 UTC / Tax payers fearful of GM's intention to repay its 2009-acquired debt have been somewhat made at ease with the announcement the carmaker has kept its promise (made by its former CEO, Fritz Hende...

 
GM to Repay Government Debt by June
GM to Repay Government Debt by June

16 Dec 2009, 14:02 UTC / General Motors decided to pay its debt to the US and Canadian government by June. "We intend to pay the debt," chairman and acting chief executive Ed Whitacre said in his first meeting wit...

 
Canada Imports 100,000 Cars from the US in 2009
Canada Imports 100,000 Cars from the US in 2009

11 Dec 2009, 08:08 UTC / The Canadian auto market is trying to fill in the gaps in its supply and demand chain by importing vehicles from the United States, with the numbers showing that 2009 is the fourth consecutive year ...

 
2010 Toronto Bike Show Ready To Kick-Off
2010 Toronto Bike Show Ready To Kick-Off

10 Dec 2009, 10:10 UTC / This year's edition of the Canadian motorcycle and ATV event, the Toronto Motorcycle Show, revs up and makes last preparations before it officially kicks-off tomorrow. The Toronto show, which w...

 
2010 BMW Winter Driving Course Dates Announced in Canada
2010 BMW Winter Driving Course Dates Announced in Canada

4 Dec 2009, 11:23 UTC / The Canadian division of BMW announced the dates for next year’s Winter Driving Training course, scheduled to be held in February 2010. According to a company statement, the courses are full-d...

 
2011 Buick Regal to Be Built in Canada
2011 Buick Regal to Be Built in Canada

26 Nov 2009, 08:03 UTC / General Motors announced that production of the 2011 Buick Regal will start in the first quarter of 2011 at the Oshawa Car Assembly plant. As you might know, the Regal is based on the Opel Insignia,...

 
GM to Boost Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain Production
GM to Boost Chevy Equinox and GMC Terrain Production

10 Nov 2009, 07:43 UTC / General Motors today announced that CAMI Automotive will invest around 90 million Canadian dollars in the local plant in order to retool the West Body Shop and increase production of both Chevrolet ...

 
Ecclestone Hints 20-Race Calendar is Possible
Ecclestone Hints 20-Race Calendar is Possible

3 Nov 2009, 09:27 UTC / Although more and more circuits are now having problems supporting the costs of an F1 race, the championship's boss Bernie Ecclestone hinted that the racing calendar for the upcoming seasons mi...

 
Women in Canada Love the New Camaro
Women in Canada Love the New Camaro

29 Oct 2009, 12:01 UTC / A few years back, when most of you did not even have a driver’s license or the legal age to drive, some nice people made a study that broke down car ownership on account of gender. Results wer...

 
Chrysler, 2009 CAMSC Corporation of the Year
Chrysler, 2009 CAMSC Corporation of the Year

22 Oct 2009, 10:41 UTC / It was hard to believe, in the beginning of the year, when American manufacturers were struggling to stay afloat, that any time soon either GM or Chrysler will be named "best" at something...

 
Chrysler Canada Opens New Dealer in Ontario
Chrysler Canada Opens New Dealer in Ontario

15 Oct 2009, 10:52 UTC / The Canadian division of Chrysler today announced the opening of a new dealership in Strathroy, Ontario. The Dale Wurfel Chrysler Dodge Jeep dealer is located in Strathroy at the corner of Centre Ro...

 
2010 Monaco GP Moved Earlier to Solve Calendar Issues
2010 Monaco GP Moved Earlier to Solve Calendar Issues

12 Oct 2009, 07:37 UTC / Although the Formula One calendar was announced more than a month ago by Bernie Ecclestone and the International Automobile Federation (FIA), that doesn't mean the dates in it can't change...

 
Chrysler Canada Keeps Growing
Chrysler Canada Keeps Growing

6 Oct 2009, 15:03 UTC / Chrysler Canada revealed the September 2009 sales figures, posting an increase of 10 percent as compared to August. September brought the best Dodge brand results of 2009, the company said in a rele...

 
2010 Formula One Calendar Announced
2010 Formula One Calendar Announced

21 Sep 2009, 14:28 UTC / The International Automobile Federation (FIA) today announced the calendar for the 2010 Formula One Championship. As expected, the schedule for the upcoming season includes several changes as compar...

 
Penske to Kill Saturn Brand in Canada
Penske to Kill Saturn Brand in Canada

31 Aug 2009, 14:09 UTC / Although it was seen as a life-saving move that could bring Saturn back on track in the markets in which it sells cars, Penske's purchase of the company proves to be a huge restructuring proces...

 
Rolls Royce Appoints First and Only Vancouver Dealer
Rolls Royce Appoints First and Only Vancouver Dealer

27 Aug 2009, 06:45 UTC / The North American division of British luxury car manufacturer Rolls Royce announced yesterday the appointment of a new dealer in Canada. Starting fall 2009, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Vancouver will be...

 
Chrysler Adds $1,500 Over Canadian Clunker Incentives
Chrysler Adds $1,500 Over Canadian Clunker Incentives

25 Aug 2009, 14:49 UTC / Former US bankrupt automaker Chrysler continues its race for clients with a new offering in Canada. The company today revealed that it will add $500 to $1,500 over the incentives offered by Retire Y...

 
Hyundai Offers Scrappage Money in Canada
Hyundai Offers Scrappage Money in Canada

21 Aug 2009, 08:53 UTC / Following a remarkable success recorded in the scrapping schemes established by both the United States and the United Kingdom, the South Korean automaker Hyundai is looking to maintain the same high...