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EV automaker announces launch
December 2, 2021 by Adam Malik

An Ontario-based electric vehicle manufacturer has announced it will launch in 2023 with next-generation fully electric vehicles for the global automotive marketplace. Trouvé Victory Inc.’s vehicles will include 18-minute quick charge capabilities and an overnight full charge in 4 hours.

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Subaru debuts new EV
November 30, 2021 by Adam Malik

Subaru Corporation has released its first battery electric vehicle, the Solterra. The sport utility vehicle will be the cornerstone of the company’s battery electric vehicle lineup, Subaru said in an announcement. The company noted that it has jointly developed the

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Used car values at ‘staggering’ high
November 25, 2021 by Adam Malik

Used vehicles prices continue to sit at and set new all-time highs, according to industry analysis, holding nearly two-thirds of their original value. Data and analytics provider Canadian Black Book recently reported that “the new record for used values averaged

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Vancouver auto show is a go
November 18, 2021 by Adam Malik

The Vancouver International Auto Show is revving up again after two years of being shut down due to COVID-19. Organizers announced that western Canada’s best attended trade and consumer event will mark its return to the Vancouver Convention Centre West

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October new vehicles sales hit lowest point in 10 years
November 16, 2021 by Adam Malik

It was a rough month for new vehicles sales in Canada. It was actually the lowest mark for sales in October since 2011, according to industry analysis. Light vehicle sales for the month fell to 128,419 units, according to estimates

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Here’s how valuable Canadian used vehicles are
October 21, 2021 by Adam Malik

A shortage of supply and high demand means used vehicles are more valuable than they ever have been, according to a new report. The Used Vehicle Retention Index for September 2021 from Canadian Black Book (CBB) hit a score of

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Here’s how high new vehicle prices have gone
October 21, 2021 by Adam Malik

As the value of used vehicles hit high all-time highs, so, too, do the prices of new vehicles. Kelley Blue Book in the U.S. notes that US$45,031 was the average new vehicle transaction price in September. That’s another record high

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Mazda adding hybrid options to lineup
October 14, 2021 by Adam Malik

A number of new sport utility vehicles from Mazda will come with be available as plug-in hybrids, in addition to gasoline. Furthermore, Mazda noted in a press release that it will complete the electrification of every vehicle it produces by

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New car sales ‘undeniably weak’
October 7, 2021 by Adam Malik

Sales of new vehicles continue to tank, but not every carmaker is feeling the pinch. September 2020 was actually a high-water mark for vehicle sales but the same pattern couldn’t hold true in 2021, according to DesRosiers Automotive Consultants. Last

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Kia unveils new PHEV option
October 7, 2021 by Adam Malik

Kia Canada announced new hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicle versions of its Sorento. It’s the first of seven plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles offerings the Korea-based company plans to introduce under its Plan S strategy. The plug-in version

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Hyundai hybrids recalled over vehicle fire risk
October 5, 2021 by Adam Malik

Hyundai is recalling 2017 Tucson and Sonata hybrids due to defects with the hybrid power units. The recall affects 130,000 of these vehicles in Canada and the U.S. combined. This is on top of hundreds of thousands of other Hyundais

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Ford’s electric Mustang SUV under recall
October 5, 2021 by Adam Malik

The electric 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E is being recalled because its windshield and panoramic roof are improperly attached. The vehicles were built between Feb. 24 and July 18 of this year. According to reports, they may have been improperly bonded