Tuesday Ticker: November 10, 2020

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, Tesla receives its largest-ever order for electric Semis, Magna International provides a business update and J.D. Power crowns the GMC Sierra with the best resale value, anywhere. Full with Pride Tesla has received its largest order ever for electric Semis⁠—and it came from a Mississauga, Ont.-based trucking conglomerate.   […]

DAS the Ticket: Bosch unveils DAS 3000 recalibration system, expands OEM library

Warren, Michigan – Bosch announced the DAS 3000 recalibration system, designed for repair on current and future advanced-driver assistance systems, in a press release from Thursday. The global automotive technology developer is claiming that their latest calibration system is “one of the most precise and fastest calibration systems on the market”, according to Bosch’s statement. […]

Trust in Russ: Russ Sims joins CIECA board of trustees

Toronto, Ontario – The Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) announced that Russ Sims has joined the organization’s board of trustees, according to a press release from Thursday. Sims, who cut his teeth as a senior property and casualty claims consultant for Nationwide, joins the CIECA team in a new role where he will support […]

There’s No Place Like Home: GM solidifies investing in Canada for three more years

Oshawa, Ontario — General Motors’ Unifor members from St. Catharines, Oshawa and Woodstock voted in a staggering 85 percent majority to ratify an agreement that will see job security and economic gains over the next three years. According to Unifor National President, Jerry Dias, this $1.3 billion dollar investment will not only bring 1,700 jobs […]

A-Ford-able EVs: Ford CEO pledges no ‘six-digit’ prices  

Oakville, Ontario — Jim Farley, Ford CEO has stated he will not be releasing electric vehicles in the six-figure range. Instead, Ford EV’s will be as affordable as possible.  “We are not going after the $100,000-plus market. These are affordable vehicles,” Farley said in a statement.  He later noted, the Ford EVs he has in […]