Monthly Archives: March 2010

Chrysler highlights safety, connectivity in New York

Chrysler has showcased its safety, security, entertainment and connectivity features at the New York Auto Show, available in Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Caravan minivans.
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Porsche unveils new Cayenne models in New York


Porsche has introduced its next-generation Cayenne at the New York International Auto Show, including a gasoline electric hybrid version, to the North American market.
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All-new Kia Sportage debuts in New York


Kia Motors America has held the North American debut of its all-new 2011 Sportage compact CUV at the New York International Auto Show. The completely redesigned Sportage offers a more urban and fluid silhouette than its predecessor, while retaining the functional features and benefits of the popular CUV.
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Porsche Canada announces 2011 pricing

Porsche Canada has announced pricing for all of its 2011 model year Cayenne, Panamera and sports car models.
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Mr. Lube partnership aids children with illnesses

Quick lube company Mr. Lube has launched a national partnership with the Zajac Ranch for Children, which offers Canadian children with life-threatening illnesses or chronic disabilities the opportunity to attend camp.
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Mazda announces 2011 Mazda2 pricing

The all-new 2011 Mazda2 will go on sale in Canada early this summer, starting at $13,995.
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BMW introduces China-specific 5 Series sedan

BMW has introduced its new long-wheelbase 5 Series sedan, developed and build exclusively for the Chinese market.
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Hybrid sales will increase in 2010: J.D. Power

Global hybrid electric vehicle sales are expected to rise by 16 per cent in 2010, according to a new report by J.D. Power and Associates. The company expects 840,000 hybrids to be sold by the end of the year.
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Vehicle markets expected to rise: J.D. Power

As global light-vehicle sales emerge from their low point in 2009, mature markets are expected to begin a slow trek back to pre-2009 while emerging markets are poised to continue steady growth, according to J.D. Power and Associates.
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Ontario university students win Top Ad contest

Students from two Ontario universities shared the top prize in the Canada’s Next Top Ad Exec competition, sponsored by Chevrolet. The winners each received a new 2011 Chevrolet Cruze.
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Acura debuts all-new TSX Sport Wagon


Acura has debuted the all-new 2011 TSX Sport Wagon at the New York Auto Show, designed to offer a smart solution to modern utility needs with its efficient driving performance, bold styling and versatile cargo capabilities.
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Scion unveils all-new iQ and tC in New York


Scion has presented two new production vehicles at the New York Auto Show: the all-new 2011 iQ premium micro-subcompact, and second-generation 2011 tC sports coupe.
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Volkswagen unveils hybrid Touareg in New York


Volkswagen of America has unveiled the second-generation Touareg, showcasing the brand’s first-ever hybrid, at the New York International Auto Show. The Touareg is now available with three V6 engines.
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