Mixed materials strategy cuts 450 lbs off Chevrolet Silverado

By Tom Davis Detroit, Michigan — January 16, 2018 — General Motors has announced its next-generation Chevrolet Silverado is now 450 lbs lighter after the OEM created what it calls a “mixed-materials strategy.” “With the all-new Silverado, we’ve taken the best truck on the road and made it even better,” said Mark Reuss, General Motors […]

2018 Honda Accord scoops North American Car of the Year Award

By Tom Davis Detroit, Michigan — January 16, 2018 — The 2018 model of the Honda Accord was named the North American Car of Year at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit earlier this week. The Honda Accord, which beat the Toyota Camry and the Kia Stinger to the award, was cited for […]

Fix Auto expands in Alberta with Nanton opening

By CRM Staff Nanton, Alberta — January 16, 2018 — Fix Auto has expanded in Alberta with the opening of a new location for Morley Barnaby in Nanton. The shop follows Barnaby’s first facility in Okotoks, Alberta.  “We strive to give our customers the best experience possible by providing repairs that we, and our customers, […]

Tuesday Ticker: Trump tax, stocks rising for many

Toronto, Ontario — January 15th, 2018 — In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, Boyd could benefit from Trump tax, AkzoNobel considers buyers, PPG surprises, and much, much more! Stock prices continue to rise. The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit 25,803 last week. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index, 2786. These are record highs. In just the […]

Race to WIN: Women’s Industry Network 2018 conference details revealed

Leesburg, VA, January 15, 2018 — The Women’s Industry Network has released additional details on their next educational conference being held May 7-9, 2018 in Indianapolis, IN. ‘Racing to Connect’ has been revealed as the theme for the two and a half day event that promises each year to bring education, connection and celebration to […]