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January 27, 2021  

GM, Navistar team up to build hydrogen powered heavy trucks

(AP) DETROIT – In about three years, Navistar plans

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January 25, 2021  

Plant’s 2021 Truck and Van Preview

Ford has completely re-designed their F-150 for 2021, and

News Automotive Production
January 25, 2021  

Nissan commits to UK car plant after post Brexit trade deal

(AP) LONDON – Japanese carmaker Nissan confirmed Friday that

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January 20, 2021  

GM teams up with Microsoft on driverless cars

(AP) SILVER SPRING, Md. – General Motors is teaming

News Automotive Operations
January 20, 2021  

FCA and PSA merge, creating Stellantis

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V.  and Peugeot S.A. have completed

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January 18, 2021  

GM to Build Commercial EV in Ontario

  General Motors is bringing production of its BrightDrop

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January 13, 2021  

A look at new restrictions under Ontario’s stay at home order

(CP) TORONTO – Ontario has declared a state of

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January 13, 2021  

General Motors New Brand Identity

General Motors has created a new brand identity that

News Automotive General Production Technology
January 8, 2021  

New Mercedes screen to stretch nearly full width of car

The MBUX Hyperscreen option available on the EQS sedan uses artificial intelligence to learn what functions the driver uses most

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January 8, 2021  

Revamped Detroit plant to start making new Jeep

Revamped vehicle will roll off the assembly line at a restored Detroit factory complex by March 31

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January 7, 2021  

Canadian auto sales fell 19.7% in 2020

Decline measured from a year earlier; lowest level in a decade

Feature Automotive Economy General
January 6, 2021  

Interest in EVs, hybrids on the rise: Molex survey

Global automotive survey polls what people seek in the ‘Car of the Future’

News Automotive General
January 6, 2021  

Late sales rebound helps US automakers avoid 2020 disaster

Pandemic forced auto factories and many dealerships to shut down in April and May

News Automotive Electronics Business Operations Production Technology
January 4, 2021  

Magna to collaborate with Fisker

Complements EV platform sharing, vehicle engineering and manufacturing cooperation

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January 4, 2021  

Fiat Chrysler, Peugeot shareholders approve merger

Taking on an enormous technological shift in auto industry

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January 2, 2021  

Tesla’s annual sales up 36%

But, electric car firm falls short of delivery goal

News Automotive Machinery and Equipment Maintenance Production Technology
December 23, 2020  

GM opens 3D printing facility in Detroit

General Motors announced the opening of the 15,000-square-foot Additive

News Automotive Business Operations General
December 21, 2020  

Linamar fined $200K after unprotected worker hit by furnace fireball

Labour Ministry says the worker was not wearing protective clothing or a shield, in violation of the law

News Automotive Transportation General Production Technology
December 19, 2020  

Volkswagen facing ‘massive’ shortage of electronic parts

Supply bottleneck caused by a shortage of semiconductor components

News Automotive Government General
December 18, 2020  

Ontario supporting laid-off auto workers in Windsor

Action centre provides employment services and training to those who lost their jobs

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Minerals General
December 17, 2020  

Extracting lithium: Ensuring a power source for electric vehicles

E3 Metals improves the performance of its technology.

News Automotive General
December 17, 2020  

Honda recalls 130,000 vehicles in Canada

Models impacted include: Fit, Accord, Civic, Insight and Acura ILX

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
December 10, 2020  

Auto sector slow to hire back in Q3 as manufacturers lagged

Jobs in many parts of the auto industry still down by double digits in the summer compared with 2019.

News Automotive General
December 10, 2020  

Indian auto parts company expanding operations to Ontario

Plastic Component Industries will invest $4 million in the new facility.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 4, 2020  

Automakers prep for stronger mileage standards under Biden

Most automakers want one national standard so they don’t have to build two versions of each vehicle.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 2, 2020  

Auto sales fall 10.4% in November as COVID-19 restrictions return

128,351 cars and trucks were sold, down 10.4% from a year ago.

News Automotive General Technology
November 24, 2020  

Researcher develops innovative way to look inside lithium ion batteries

Rapid testing of the particles inside a lithium ion battery at the nano scale wins Audrey Taylor a Mitacs award.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 17, 2020  

Quebec to ban sale of gas-powered vehicles by 2035

$6.7-billion plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions will also pay for more electric charging stations and convert buildings to electric heating.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 12, 2020  

Martinrea says recent union deals could boost Canadian manufacturing

$5 billion-worth of investments announced this fall offers auto parts suppliers work to win.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
November 11, 2020  

Electrifying Canada’s bus fleets needs $3B a year: Transit group

$1.5 billion set aside to get 5,000 electric school and transit buses on the road in Canada by 2025.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 11, 2020  

Auto industry has hit trough from COVID-19: Linamar CEO

Hasenfratz says auto sales have bounced back from Q2 lows, although still dragging from the pandemic.

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November 10, 2020  

Ford adding 350 jobs at 2 plants to make electric vehicles

500 workers between the Kansas City Assembly Plant the Rouge Electric Vehicle Center.