U.S. threatens Canada, Mexico with May 1 steel tariff in effort to end NAFTA talksMarch 23
EV charger factory opens in OntarioMarch 23
AutoCanada buys Chicago dealership groupMarch 22
NAFTA: U.S. says auto irritant nearly solved, other snags remainMarch 21
BlackBerry CEO calls on government to act after AV deathMarch 22
BlackBerry's CEO says the tech giant will continue to test AVs on Canadian roads and called on government to act after what's believed to be the auto industry's first death involving a vehicle in driverless mode.
In Canada, AVs learn to see in the snow and through sludgeMarch 21
U.S. drops auto-content proposal in NAFTA talks, report saysMarch 20
Agreement on NAFTA 'eminently possible,' Trudeau saysMarch 21
New auto lighting regulations target 'phantom vehicles'March 21
New standards governing exterior and interior lighting on all new vehicles sold in Canada begin in 2021. The laws target vehicles running without illuminated lights — specifically tail lights — in the dark.
Nissan makes changes to North American executive teamMarch 20
Nissan North American has elevated several of its top U.S. sales executives to new posts as part of a larger refresh of its North American management ranks. The changes affect the chain of command in Canada.
Honda Canada ups size, price of Accord Hybrid for 2018 model yearMarch 20
Honda Canada has increased the price of its base-model Accord Hybrid by about $2,000 for the 2018 model year. A change in battery location has allowed the automaker to include a 60/40-split rear seat.