Tuesday Ticker: May 4, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, Volkswagen’s head honcho says the automaker will make its own chips for self-driving vehicles; gig-related stocks suffer following a Biden administration representative interview and Boyd Group Services marks a date for its Q1 financial results reveal. Homemade chips Volkswagen won’t be relying on an outside company for […]

Tuesday Ticker: March 16, 2021

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Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Ontario embarks on a virtual trade tour to encourage business with California’s auto sector, Canadian Uber workers reject the company’s proposal to soothe tensions and Axalta acquires a Chinese wire-enamel company in this week’s Tuesday Ticker. Ontario on tour The Ontario government is currently leading 18 of what it calls “the province’s […]

Tuesday Ticker: March 9, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— This week’s Tuesday Ticker sees Canadian Uber employees issue complaints, a Canadian auto parts maker’s Q4 profits drop by 12 percent and General Motors extends microchip shortage closures. Courier complaints A recent report straight from Uber Technologies says the company’s Canadian drivers and couriers don’t think they receive dependable earnings.  Out of […]

Tuesday Ticker: March 2, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this week’s Tuesday ticker, a recent report indicates a consumer switch to private transportation, even pre-pandemic; Quebec-based HGreg auto group joins the cryptocurrency frenzy and  Boyd Group preps for its 2020 Q4 results call. Passengers say, ‘Ta-ta, TTC’ A new report calculates that millions of Toronto transit riders dropped their TTC […]

Tuesday Ticker: February 16, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this week’s Tuesday Ticker, Toyota continues its record-breaking results for 2020, Uber reports losses offset by food deliveries and Elon Musk’s brother and Tesla board member gives up a portion of his Tesla shares. Toyota at the top Toyota has reported that its quarterly operating profit rose to 987.9 billion yen […]

Tuesday Ticker – April 29, 2019

By CRM staff   Toronto, Ontario — April 29, 2019 —    Cambridge Cars   In 2022, Toyota will begin employing Ontario workers to manufacture the three-row version of the Lexus RX and Lexus NX SUV. “Today is a great day for Toyota, for Cambridge, and for Canada. Canadian auto workers are among the world’s best, and […]

Uber’s self-driving operations return to Toronto

By CRM staff  Toronto, Ontario — December 20, 2018 — Uber’s autonomous operations (Advanced Technology Group “ATG”) will be returning to Toronto starting today, with humans operating the wheel. The ride-sharing service’s autonomous testing, which has been suspended since March after a pedestrian was struck and killed in Arizona, returns to Canada’s biggest city in the […]

Uber drivers now insured by Intact Insurance

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — August 17, 2018 —Intact insurance has teamed up with Uber to give rideshare drivers additional coverage to insure them in the event of an accident while on the job.    This coverage would be added onto the drivers already existing plan.   Currently Uber only exists in the […]

The AV Report July, 27

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — July 27, 2018 — In this week’s AV Report: The first-in-history Congressional hearing on flying taxis, Intact floats ‘real-time’ insurance pricing, Waymo chief tells governors AVs will launch later than expected, and much, much more!   The LA Times notes that, “… a meeting of the House Committee […]

AV Report, June 18, 2018

In today's AV Report Tesla's Autopilot feature continues to suffer from a bad reputation.

By Jeff Sanford   Toronto, Ontario — June 18, 2018 — In this week’s AV Report: Daimler Trucks’ boss tempers AV hype, Toronto Pearson International airport opens up to Uber, Ford tests delivery van in Miami, and much, much more!   A report in one of the world’s premier business newspapers, the Financial Times of […]