Community Service: Linamar announces opening of community vaccine clinic in Guelph

A Linamar facility in Guelph, Ontario. The auto parts manufacturer has made a play to acquire Montupet, a major producer of aluminum.

Guelph, Ontario — Linamar Corp. is officially stepping up to the front lines of the COVID-19 vaccination effort with the announcement that the company will be setting up a community clinic that could deliver up to 2,000 vaccines per day. In conjunction with the Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health unit, who will be handling the scheduling of […]

Mobile Offices: Honda and Bell Canada to equip new cars with built-in Wi-Fi hotspots

Montreal, Quebec — Bell Canada and Honda have teamed up to ensure that Canadian drivers are never offline when they’re on the road, as the automaker announced Thursday that all new Honda and Acura models will be equipped with built-in Wi-Fi hotspots. “Like many consumers, Honda and Acura customers are looking for more convenient ways […]

A Mandatory Move: Pre- and post-scans not optional, reminds BMW

Toronto, Ontario — BMW Collision Program Manager Jonathan Inzano is reminding collision repairers that pre- and post-scans are no longer an option with today’s modern vehicles. “Before and after any collision repair there must be a pre- and post-scan,” said Inzano, during a Thursday Guild 21 webinar. “This is likely common knowledge already, but imagine […]

Power in Numbers: Your Data Your Choice petition surpasses 10k signatures

Ottawa, Ontario — A petition created in support of the Your Data. Your Choice campaign demanding consumer access to vehicle data has garnered more than 10,000 signatures. The Canadian campaign advocating for consumer control of vehicle data–which is currently ruled by OEMs–was first announced in November 2020 by the Automotive Industries Association of Canada […]

Can You Believe This?! March 12, 2021

Toronto, Ontario — In this wacky weekly feature, catch African Lion Safari’s latest drive-thru exhibit, crazy exes caught red-handed in Calgary, Pokemon-inspired mods and much, much more!