AARDA looking to update abandoned vehicle program

By CRM STaff Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 — Abandoned vehicles are being left in parking lots and off in the woods more frequently than the Alberta Auto Recycling and Dismantling Association would like. The abandoned vehicle program is a initiative that has been put in place to help salvage and stop people from leaving their […]

Ajay Kochhar wins Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award

By CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 — Ajay Kochhar, president and CEO of Li-Cycle Corp, accepted the Young Entrepreneur of the Year award at the 2018 Mississauga Board of Trade (MBOT) Business Awards of Excellence. The event, which took place on November, 15, recognized businesses and individuals in 11 categories designed to highlight […]

REIT purchase Brimell Toyota Property for $26 million

CRM Staff Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 — Automotive Properties REIT has completed its purchase of the Brimell Toyota dealership property from a third party for approximately $26 million. Concurrent with the REIT’s acquisition of the property, the deal would see Drive Autogroup acquire the Brimell Toyota dealership operating business, which would then become a […]

AutoCanada joins forces with Kijiji

CRM Staff  Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 — AutoCanada announced Tuesday that Kijiji will become its preferred online marketplace partner in Canada. The partnership will provide AutoCanada dealers with access to Kijiji’s network of users, along with providing solutions to address AutoCanada’s size, scale and geographic scope. On the other side of the cooperation, Kijiji […]

Introducing Canada’s first luxury car subscription service

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 — Have you ever wanted to drive around in different luxury vehicles each month? Thanks to a new Canadian subscription service app, you can do just that. British Columbia’s largest automotive dealership group, the OpenRoad Auto Group, launched its own Portfolio app, Canada’s first all-inclusive luxury car […]

AV Report – GM Cruise news plus survey results

By CRM staff Toronto, Ontario — November 30, 2018 —This week’s AV Report touches on General Motors recent announcement about their upcoming autonomous vehicles, and an Automotive Technology Survey. With all of the recent General Motors plant closures, the automaker releases their plans to going forward with the autonomous future they have invested in. Plus, […]