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Feature Automotive Manufacturing General
July 9, 2020  

Back to work: It’s safety first at TMMC’s assembly plants

GHD helps the automaker ramp up and discusses effective measures.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 13, 2020  

Canadian engineers top 9 in global ventilator design competition

Team from Toyota and Fanshawe College beats out more than 1,000 entries from 94 countries.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
March 20, 2020  

Toyota extends Canadian plant closures after employee tests positive for COVID-19

All plants closed from March 23 through April 3, with production resuming on April 6.

News Automotive Manufacturing Economy General Production
January 20, 2020  

Toyota shifting pickup production to Mexico, no US jobs lost

To make up for the lost work, the San Antonio plant will build the Sequoia large SUV.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
December 12, 2019  

Japanese OEMs produced 47% of light vehicles made in Canada

JAMA Canada study also shows automakers employed 38.6% of Canada’s automotive OEM workforce in 2018.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Technology
August 28, 2019  

Toyota, Suzuki partnering in self driving car technology

Auto manufacturers face a costly shift toward the use of technologies; partnerships are one way to share the enormous costs.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
July 18, 2019  

Ballard to purchase BC’s first fleet of hydrogen vehicles

Fuel cell pioneer celebrates 40th birthday with expected purchase of Toyota Mirai FCEVs by employees.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
April 30, 2019  

Toyota adds two Lexus models to its Cambridge production

Canadian operations will assemble NX and NX Hybrid for North America.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 22, 2019  

Toyota, Panasonic announce joint venture for green auto batteries

Automaker will take a 51% stake in the venture, which will be running by the end of 2020.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
January 14, 2019  

NA Toyota executive: Tariffs will raise costs, drive up prices

Manufacturing will present the biggest challenge for Chris Reynolds, who must navigate uncertain US trade policies.

News Automotive Manufacturing General
May 7, 2018  

Toyota Canada plants to get $1.4B upgrade

Federal government and Ontario each pitching in $110 million.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
February 15, 2018  

Toyota Canada CEO concerned sole focus on zero-emission vehicles will miss real target

Larry Hutchinson stressed the need for multiple powertrain technologies to reduce greenhouse gases.

News Automotive Government Manufacturing General Production
January 10, 2018  

UPDATE: Confirmed, Alabama picked for new $1.6B Toyota Mazda plant

Will produce the Toyota Corolla compact car for North America and a new small SUV from Mazda.

News Automotive Manufacturing General Sustainability
December 18, 2017  

Toyota planning 10 purely electric vehicles by 2020s

By about 2025, every model the Japanese automaker sells will have some kind of “electrified” version.

Feature Automotive Manufacturing General Production
December 4, 2017  

What’s ahead for Canada’s automotive industry

Trump, trade and technology’s impact on the auto sector.