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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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EVs need to be lighter, profs urge
November 18, 2021 by Adam Malik

Electric vehicles are too heavy, creating a greater risk for death in a collision, a trio of professors warned in a recent paper. Electric vehicles are growing in popularity with expectations of them making up half of all vehicles sold

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EV components will grow but don’t write off ICE just yet: Report
November 10, 2021 by Adam Malik

Companies supplying components for electric vehicles are poised for growth. But those that aren’t will not necessarily be in decline, however. At least, not yet. Suppliers making products that support propulsion using an internal combustion engine (ICE), are either stagnant

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Why repair needs are only going to grow
November 9, 2021 by Adam Malik

As more technology is added to vehicles, the more likely owners of those vehicles will be visiting an automotive repair and service shop for help, according to an analytics company leader. Renee Stephens, vice president of We Predict, a predictive

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What Ontarians think about EVs
October 29, 2021 by Adam Malik

The popularity of internal combustion engines has fallen among Ontario drivers, suggesting a shift in consumer sentiment, a recent study suggests. While still the dominant choice, when asked what type of powertrain people want in their next vehicles, internal combustion

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Quebec regulator to look at connected, autonomous vehicles
October 29, 2021 by Adam Malik

The oversight body for Quebec’s financial sector wants to better familiarize itself with connected and autonomous vehicles. The Autorité des marchés financiers, responsible for the regulation of the financial industry in Quebec, released an issues paper recently, saying that the

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Many new vehicle technologies going unused
October 27, 2021 by Adam Malik

While technology may be a reason a consumer buys a new vehicle, a new report finds that people don’t use all of what’s available — and they don’t intend on getting around to it either. The J.D. Power 2021 U.S.

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Move EV stations coming in Ottawa
October 27, 2021 by Adam Malik

Hydro Ottawa is providing funding to eligible applicants for electric vehicle charging stations in Ottawa. The funding initiative will cover up to 50 per cent of project costs for the purchase and installation of EV charging stations. Eligible locations are:

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Mercedes intros mixed reality for techs
October 26, 2021 by Adam Malik

Technicians working at Mercedes Benz Canada will be able to train with mixed reality technology. The company announced the deployment of the technology for tech training, which it says will lead to faster and more precise vehicle servicing for its

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How much more tech is on tap for tomorrow’s cars
October 26, 2021 by Adam Malik

Connected vehicles are about to become even more technologically advanced, according to a recent report. Global Connected Cars Outlook, 2021 from global consultancy firm Frost & Sullivan noted that automakers, suppliers and technology providers are moving towards new business models

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Insurance company backs autonomous vehicles
October 22, 2021 by Adam Malik

A piece of the autonomous vehicle puzzle became a little clearer after one insurance company recently put out a position paper in support of the technology, citing safer roads. As all vehicles in operation in Canada must have automobile insurance,

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Two Canadians taking part in Indy autonomous challenge
October 22, 2021 by Adam Malik

A pair of Canadian university students will be at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend as part of an autonomous race car challenge. Brian Mao and Ben Zhang from the University of Waterloo are part of a four-university team that