Civic Celebration: 2022 Honda Civic named AJAC small car of the year

Toronto, Ontario — Being essentially the Tom Hanks of cars, the Automotive Journalists Association of Canada has named the 2022 Honda Civic the best small car of the year for the ninth time since 1992. “We continue to be humbled and excited at the attention and accolades the 2022 Honda Civic is receiving and we […]

On Tour: Welding on Wheels trailer providing trades experiences across N.B.

Fredericton, New Brunswick — The CWB is delivering the skilled trades experience straight to the front doors of Canadian high schools thanks to the “Welding on Wheels” trailer, which has found it’s new temporary home at Rothesay High School in Fredericton, N.B. The trailer was completed last summer and accommodates 16 students with eight welding […]

High Rollers: Toronto Police arrest seven in high-end carjacking investigation

Toronto, Ontario — Toronto Police arrested seven people and recovered 19 high-end vehicles last week as part of Project Taurus, an investigation launched in May 2021 following the theft of several vehicles from owners in Toronto and York regions. Among the vehicles stolen were Lamborghinis, McLarens, Rolls Royce, Bentleys, Porsche and Mercedes-Benz models. Investigators stated […]

Night Moves: IIHS to develop nighttime AEB testing standards

Toronto, Ontario — The rapid integration of automatic emergency braking (AEB) systems into passenger vehicles has been nothing short of miraculous in its ability to save driver’s lives, however, the IIHS has announced that they are developing testing to shed light on one of the technology’s most significant downfalls. New research from the Insurance Institute […]

Tuesday Ticker: February 8, 2022

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this weekly Tuesday Ticker, Magna makes its moves into the autonomous technology realm with its acquisition of Optimus Ride; an Ontario based auction house marks a stellar start to 2022 and Ford dog-ears huge sums for EV development. Magna moves into autonomous tech Magna International has hired more than 120 employees […]