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March 31, 2021  

Ontario government invests in auto parts companies

The Ontario government is investing $10 million in auto

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March 17, 2021  

FedDev Ontario invests in Valbruna ASW Inc.

FedDev Ontario invests $5 million for Valbruna ASW Inc.

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March 15, 2021  

Bell and Honda Canada partnership

Bell and Honda Canada have agreed to a partnership

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March 15, 2021  

Mercedes-Benz Canada reveals the She’s Mercedes Power Suit project

Mercedes-Benz Canada has partnered with Pink Tartan on the

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March 9, 2021  

GM looking to build 2nd US battery factory, Tennessee likely

(AP) DETROIT – General Motors says it’s looking for

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March 3, 2021  

February auto sales down from year ago due to lockdowns and supply chain disruptions

(CP) TORONTO – Canadian auto sales in February were

News Automotive Manufacturing Operations Production
January 18, 2021  

GM to Build Commercial EV in Ontario

  General Motors is bringing production of its BrightDrop

News Automotive Business Operations General Production
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

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 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 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 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 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.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
November 5, 2020  

Unifor, GM reach tentative labour deal after extending negotiation

Deal recommended for 1,700 members working at GM plants in St. Catharines, Oshawa and Woodstock.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing Economy General
November 3, 2020  

Canada’s auto industry: Investment has slowed, electric vehicles beckon

There are challenges for the Canadian industry to overcome but also opportunities.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 22, 2020  

Fiat Chrysler hires 4,100 Detroit residents for new plant

Part of a development deal with the city for the land where Mack assembly plant is being built.

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October 20, 2020  

Cymat and Tesseract co-operate on aluminum foam use

SmartMetal used in combination with a high-strength aluminum skin for crash energy absorption.

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October 20, 2020  

Magna CEO Walker to retire at end of 2020, Seetarama Kotagiri up next

Kotagiri, currently Magna’s president, has more than 25 years of automotive industry experience, 21 years with the company.

News Automotive General
October 20, 2020  

FCA workers approve Unifor deal to retool Windsor plant for EVs

Deal adds about 2,000 new jobs by 2024, helping the company bounce back from staffing cuts over recent months.

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October 15, 2020  

[UPDATED] Unifor reaches tentative deal with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

Union went into negotiations with concerns about restoring the third shift at FCA’s Windsor and Brampton facilities.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General
October 13, 2020  

Knoxville purchases up to 25 battery-electric New Flyer buses

Contract includes charging infrastructure, installation services and options for more buses.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

Five things to know about Ford’s EV investment in Oakville

More than $500 million in funding coming from Ontario and federal governments.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
October 9, 2020  

[UPDATED] Feds, Ontario ante up $590M for EVs at Ford’s Oakville plant

Funding is part of a three-year agreement worth nearly $2 billion.

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October 8, 2020  

Feds, Ontario ante up millions to produce EVs at Ford’s Oakville plant

Part of a three-year agreement worth nearly $2 billion between the automaker and Unifor announced in September.