Friends like LG: Magna International and LG launch joint venture, LG Magna e-Powertrain

Aurora, Ontario — LG Electronics and Magna International have joined forces to form LG Magna e-Powertrain, a single company to bridge the technological developments between the two collaborators, according to a press release from Wednesday. The company will be led by 20-year LG veteran and new CEO Cheong Won-suk who, prior to joining LG, worked […]

The Burning Questions: U.S. report says first responders not equipped to combat EV fires, fires could reignite up to 24 hours post-collision

Washington, D.C. ⁠— A national investigation in the United States has revealed that first responders remain undertrained to combat electric vehicle fires, according to an ABC News affiliate.  In a survey of U.S. fire departments, 31 percent admitted they had ‘no hybrid electric/electric vehicle incident training,’ while 72 percent said the lack of awareness on […]

Honda Town Hall: Guild 21 to host August webinar on ‘All Things Honda’

Toronto, Ontario — A trio of OEM experts will be talking all things Honda at the next webinar presented by Guild 21, scheduled for August 12. Scott Kaboos, John Chambers and Dane Rounkles of Honda America will be leading a conversation surrounding the automaker’s new training program from VeriFacts Automotive, as well as a number […]