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08:30 ET BlackBerry's QNX Software Now Embedded in More Than 150 Million Vehicles

BlackBerry Limited (NYSE: BB; TSX: BB) today announced that its QNX software is now embedded in more than 150 million cars on the road today. This is ...


Jun 21, 2019, 07:50 ET NJ TRANSIT Approves 183 Commuter Coach Order from MCI on Existing Six-Year Contract

DES PLAINES, IL, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - (TSX:NFI) Motor Coach Industries (MCI), a U.S. subsidiary of NFI Group Inc., ("NFI"), one of the world's...


Jun 19, 2019, 16:55 ET Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Recognized as Top Auto Plant in the World with J.D. Power 2019 Platinum and Bronze Plant Quality Awards

CAMBRIDGE, ON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Toyota Motor Manufacturing Canada Inc. (TMMC) was honoured today with two J.D. Power 2019 Plant Quality awards...


Jun 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Employees Rate Enterprise's Pam Nicholson as Top CEO for Fourth Year in a Row

For the fourth straight year, Enterprise Chief Executive Officer Pam Nicholson has earned a Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award, which honors the Top...


Jun 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Local Motors Deploys Autonomous Olli Shuttles at Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall

Local Motors by LM Industries Group Inc., known for 3D-printed mobility solutions, will deploy a fleet of autonomous shuttles, known as Olli, at...


Jun 19, 2019, 08:39 ET Engine Restoration Begins on One-of-a-Kind Ferrari Boat

The only Ferrari-powered hydroplane in history is garnering worldwide attention at its original home in Maranello, Italy. Built in 1952, with the...


Jun 19, 2019, 07:00 ET KPS Capital Partners to Sell Chassis Brakes International to Hitachi Automotive Systems

KPS Capital Partners ("KPS") announced today that it has signed a put option agreement to sell its portfolio company Chassis Brakes International...


Jun 18, 2019, 14:35 ET Rapido SAS Receives Court Approval for the Purchase of the Roadtrek RV Brand

TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Rapido Group, owner of the Westfalia brand, is pleased to announce it has received the approval of the Ontario...


Jun 18, 2019, 13:05 ET Uni-Select launches its largest-ever distribution centre in Calgary, Alberta

BOUCHERVILLE, QC, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Uni-Select Inc. (TSX: UNS) ("Uni-Select") celebrated today the official opening of a new Bumper to...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:30 ET The fuel-efficient EcoRun road show heads to Alberta!

EDMONTON, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The 8th annual EcoRun, hosted by The Automobile Journalists Association of Canada (AJAC) is coming to the province of ...


Jun 18, 2019, 08:00 ET Ted Baun joins MUL Railcars, Inc. as Chief Commercial Officer

Beginning July 1, Theodore W. Baun will be joining MUL Railcars, Inc. (MULR), a subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Company Limited (MUL),...


Jun 17, 2019, 11:50 ET Automotive Properties REIT Announces June 2019 Distribution

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Automotive Properties Real...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:06 ET Burloak Technologies Developing Industry's First 3D-Printed Brake Sleeve with Safran Landing Systems

PARIS, June 17, 2019 /CNW/ - Burloak Technologies – a leader in the additive manufacturing industry and a division of Samuel, Son & Co., Limited –...


Jun 14, 2019, 13:50 ET DENSO Celebrates 20 Years in Guelph, Ontario

DENSO's thermal facility in Guelph, Ontario, Canada, is celebrating 20 years of shaping the future of advanced mobility and providing quality jobs to ...


Jun 13, 2019, 13:58 ET ARES Design Unveils the Panther ProgettoUno, the First Supercar of the Coachbuilder Based in Modena

After an 18-month development process, ARES Design unveiled its Panther ProgettoUno, the first supercar made by the Modena atelier and inspired by...


Jun 13, 2019, 13:09 ET Working at the car wash! Mercedes-Benz presents MURAL Festival's 2019 marquee project: "Le Lave-Auto" by Joshua Vides

World-renowned street artist Joshua Vides transforms a Montreal car wash and a Mercedes-Benz A-Class for an art installation entitled "Le Lave-Auto"...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:45 ET Zanchin Automotive Group Breaks Ground on Jaguar Land Rover Brampton

BRAMPTON, ON, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - When the first shovels went into the earth at an auto mall in Brampton, the Zanchin Automotive Group took another ...


Jun 13, 2019, 08:41 ET Automotive Properties REIT Announces Results of Voting at Annual and Special Meeting

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, June 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Automotive Properties Real...


Jun 13, 2019, 03:00 ET Vera's First Assignment: Volvo Trucks Presents an Autonomous Transport Between a Logistics Centre and Port

Volvo Trucks' electric, connected and autonomous vehicle Vera will form part of an integrated solution to transport goods from a logistics centre to...


Jun 12, 2019, 21:46 ET Haval F7 SUV A Game Changer for Russia's Auto Industry and the New Champion of Urban Transportation

Haval SUV ("Haval"), China's leading SUV brand, has announced the debut of the Haval F7 to the Russian market this June, making it China's first...


Jun 12, 2019, 17:15 ET AutoCanada Announces Sale-Leaseback Transaction for Three Properties With Automotive Properties REIT

EDMONTON, June 12, 2019 /CNW/ - AutoCanada Inc. ("AutoCanada" or the "Company") (TSX: ACQ), a multi-location North American automobile dealership...


Jun 11, 2019, 09:00 ET UL Officially Approved as an External Testing Laboratory to the BMW Group

UL's materials testing lab in Krefeld, Germany, has been approved as an external laboratory partner by the BMW Group for injection molding of test...


Jun 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Ouster Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for its Affordable, Next-Generation Lidar Sensor Solution, OS-1-64

Based on its recent analysis of the light detection and ranging (lidar) market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Ouster, Inc. with the 2018...


Jun 11, 2019, 05:55 ET High-efficiency Powertrains that Lower Emissions to Enjoy Greater Growth Opportunities in 2019

Automotive original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) will increasingly integrate advanced powertrain systems in the vehicle as they focus on developing ...


Jun 10, 2019, 17:32 ET Gerber Collision & Glass Acquires Two Locations in Louisville, Kentucky

CHICAGO, June 10, 2019 /CNW/ - The Boyd Group Inc. (the "Boyd Group") today announced the June 10, 2019 opening of two collision repair centers in...