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Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell will make its Canadian debut this year in Quebec

Toyota's hydrogen fuel cell will make its Canadian debut this year in Quebec

Toyota is introducing its first hydrogen fuel cell vehicle into Canada's most active electric vehicle market later this year, a move that could eventually help eliminate emissions from automobile use
Canadian auto output fell seven per cent in 2017 despite record sales: DesRosiers

Canadian auto output fell seven per cent in 2017 despite record sales: DesRosiers

DesRosiers Automotive Consultants estimates that Canadian light vehicle production fell about seven per cent last year even though sales hit a record of more than two million.
GoDaddy to sponsor Patrick in 'Danica Double'

GoDaddy to sponsor Patrick in 'Danica Double'

GoDaddy will sponsor Danica Patrick in the upcoming "Danica Double" that will close out her racing career, The Associated Press has learned.
BMW promises iNEXT Concept, hints at more powerful i8

BMW promises iNEXT Concept, hints at more powerful i8

BMW says a new electric and autonomous SUV concept will be unveiled this year, the iNEXT, while also noting that an S version of the new i8 seen at the Detroit motor show was under consideration.
Ferrari considering SUV that will be the 'fastest on the market'

Ferrari considering SUV that will be the 'fastest on the market'

It seems no automaker is immune from the incredible popularity of SUVs or the relentless march towards electrification these days, and now even Ferrari has confirmed it will soon be producing its own
Yabba dabba doo! Malaysian sultan gets Flintstones car

Yabba dabba doo! Malaysian sultan gets Flintstones car

A Malaysian sultan has been given a life-size replica of Fred Flintstone's car from the classic cartoon, although the modern update has an engine so he won't tire out his regal feet.
Infiniti to introduce new vehicles with electrified powertrains from 2021

Infiniti to introduce new vehicles with electrified powertrains from 2021

Nissan's Chief Executive Officer, Hiroto Saikawa, says the company will introduce new vehicles with electrified powertrains from 2021.
Volkswagen sales hit record of 10.74 million in 2017

Volkswagen sales hit record of 10.74 million in 2017

German automaker Volkswagen had record sales of 10.74 million vehicles last year as markets in Brazil and Russia rebounded strongly.
Volkswagen sells record 10.74 million vehicles in 2017

Volkswagen sells record 10.74 million vehicles in 2017

German automaker Volkswagen had record sales of 10.74 million vehicles last year, but its bid to remain the world's largest carmaker was disputed by rival Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi.
Optimism in Iraq fuels revived interest in classic cars

Optimism in Iraq fuels revived interest in classic cars

Members of a small Iraqi community of vintage and classic car aficionados are hoping to rekindle their passion now that the war against the Islamic State group is over.
Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes on

Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes on

The North American International Auto Show in Detroit opened to the press this week with one big question hanging in the air: How will autonomous vehicles change the industry? The answer is still
Ford expects its profits will fall in 2018

Ford expects its profits will fall in 2018

Ford Motor Co. says its pretax earnings will likely fall in 2018 as U.S. sales soften, commodity costs increase and it invests heavily in new electric and hybrid vehicles.
N.S. garage rebuilds vintage truck for man with terminal cancer

N.S. garage rebuilds vintage truck for man with terminal cancer

A garage in Nova Scotia is helping a man from the Northwest Territories with terminal brain cancer realize his dream of seeing his 1965 Chevrolet pickup truck completely rebuilt as a gift for his
Ontario funding workplace electric vehicle charging stations

Ontario funding workplace electric vehicle charging stations

Ontario is offering to cover 80 per cent of the cost of installing electric vehicle charging stations for companies and commercial building owners as the province tries to expand its charging
Infiniti presents Q Inspiration concept as bridge between present and future

Infiniti presents Q Inspiration concept as bridge between present and future

While most automakers are unveiling crossovers at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Infiniti has taken a different route with a full reveal of a stunning fastback sedan in the
Jeep unveils new look and engine for 2019 Cherokee

Jeep unveils new look and engine for 2019 Cherokee

Jeep has gone some way towards taming the look of the Cherokee with the unveiling of a refreshed 2019 model at this week's Detroit Auto Show.
Jeep Cherokee compact SUV gets a major face-lift for 2019

Jeep Cherokee compact SUV gets a major face-lift for 2019

Fiat Chrysler's Jeep brand is giving the Cherokee compact SUV a major face-lift so it can better compete in one of the hottest parts of the U.S. automotive market.
BlackBerry's 'Jarvis' scans connected, autonomous cars for software vulnerabilities

BlackBerry's 'Jarvis' scans connected, autonomous cars for software vulnerabilities

At the Detroit motor show, BlackBerry CEO, John Chen, unveiled the firm's new cybersecurity software, Jarvis, designed to analyze the many software systems used in connected and autonomous cars to
New BMW i8 gets world premiere at Detroit Auto Show

New BMW i8 gets world premiere at Detroit Auto Show

The i8 Roadster may have made its debut already at the LA Auto Show last year, but Detroit marks a world premiere for the refreshed i8 coupe that builds on the revisions the German automaker made when
Full reveal of Lexus LF-1 Limitless luxury crossover concept

Full reveal of Lexus LF-1 Limitless luxury crossover concept

Lexus has just revealed what it describes as a new 'flagship crossover' in the shape of the LF-1 Limitless concept.