Ford Recalls Vehicles Due To Transmission Fault

CP | Posted 04.27.2016 | Canada Business

The 2011 and 2012 F-150 and the 2012 Expedition, Mustang and Lincoln Navigator are the affected models.

What Makes A 'Luxury' Car?

Reggie Ramone | Posted 03.07.2016 | Canada Style
Reggie Ramone

The entrance of technology, expectations of luxury, and disruptive competitors are just some of the variables that constantly change market needs, and luxury car makers are then left with the difficult task of building next generation models that exceed, well, everything.

Ford Pulls Out Of Japan, Indonesia, Blaming Market

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 01.26.2016 | Canada Business

The automaker says "market dynamics" prevent it from competing effectively in both of the countries.

Voice-Activated Driving: Is It Any Good Yet?

Reggie Ramone | Posted 01.25.2016 | Canada Business
Reggie Ramone

Hidden beneath the veil of popular drive-enhancing technology such as autonomous driving and all-electric sits a feature that doesn't get a lot of time in the spotlight. Rightfully so, as most attempts have proven frustrating, useless, and otherwise a sad, one-trick pony. It's the one feature that is rarely a top 3 deciding factor when someone buys a car: voice-activated driving.

CES 2016 Proves The Future Of Driverless Cars Is Promising

Andrew Lo | Posted 01.08.2016 | Canada Business
Andrew Lo

The majority of Canadians believe driverless car technology will result in fewer accidents, speeding and drunk driving. Advancements in electronics that will make the driverless car a reality are certainly the talk of the Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2016).

Ford Recalls 129K SUVs in U.S., Canada

CP | Posted 10.28.2015 | Canada Business

Ford says it doesn't know of any fires caused by the problem.

Rob Ford Calls Toronto's Olympic Bid A 'Bottomless Black Hole'

CBC | Posted 09.10.2015 | Canada Politics

"I cannot emphasize enough how bad of an idea this is."

Rob Ford Admits Breaking HOV Lane Rules

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.10.2015 | Canada Politics

HOV lanes are "a pain in the rear end."

Ford Expands Recall To More Than Half A Million Cars

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.01.2016 | Canada Business

DETROIT - Under pressure from U.S. safety regulators, Ford is expanding a recall of small and midsize cars to fix door latches that may not stay close...

Rob Ford's Driver Arrested While Carrying Pot Money: Court Hears

CP | Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - The arrest of then-mayor Rob Ford's driver and a dry cleaner followed months of intense police surveillance that involved officers, aerial s...

Rob Ford Auctions Tie He Wore When He Admitted Smoking Crack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.27.2015 | Canada Politics

TORONTO - Rob Ford has more items up for auction on eBay, including what appears to be the tie he wore on Nov. 5, 2013, when he admitted to smoking cr...

Rob Ford Asked To Leave Polling Station

CBC | Posted 12.19.2014 | Canada Politics

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was asked to leave an advance voting location on Saturday, city staff has confirmed.​ Ford had arrived at the J.J. Piccininn...

Top 10 Family-Oriented Features Every Car Should Have

Andrew Tai | Posted 12.08.2014 | Canada Living
Andrew Tai

Most good parents are keenly aware of the need for family cars, but what many may not understand is what actually constitutes a family car. So, how do you keep your kids happy and protected when driving? Here are 10 features that might help.

What I Learned This Week: De Dirt on Debates

Andy Nulman | Posted 05.31.2014 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

Given that Quebeckers are facing yet another pivotal election on April 7, over the past couple of weeks, I paid close attention to the two political "debates" held between the leaders of the province's four main parties. I bracket the word "debates" with quotation marks, as these two two-hour sessions were debates in name only.

What's Next for Hybrids and Electric Cars?

David Dodge | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada Business
David Dodge

The 100-mile-per-gallon car has arrived but it's still a niche item. Change on a grand scale will only come when we get beyond the early adopters and that will happen when either the price of technology comes way down or the price of gas goes way up.

You Have to Be on Crack to Donate to the Rob Ford Video Fund

Daniel Alexandre Portoraro | Posted 07.19.2013 | Canada Politics
Daniel Alexandre Portoraro

This is how the entire situation boils down: You are giving your money to a website so they can give your money to a member of a gang which wreaks violence on your city so that they, the website, can make money for themselves. Does this make any sense to you whatsoever? If you don't like Rob Ford, fine, don't vote for him. Smear him all you want. Insult him at every party. Call him a fascist Michelin Man. Frankly, I don't give a damn. But for the love of God, please don't give money to drug dealers.

Ford Puts Its Money Where Its Motor Is

Amber Rehman | Posted 04.01.2013 | Canada Impact
Amber Rehman

Ford started "Drive one 4ur community" or "drive one 4ur school" to fill a great need. This program partners up schools and communities that have Ford dealerships to do a fundraising event. Since the Drive One initiative came to Canada in 2010 there have been more than 1,000 events which lead to over 160,000 test-drives. Crazy cool eh?

Car Companies Speed Hydrogen Cars Development

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 03.30.2013 | Canada Business

DETROIT - Ford is joining with Diamler and Renault-Nissan to speed the development of cars that run on hydrogen.The three companies expect their allia...

I Still Want to Be Like Mike

Amber Rehman | Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Living
Amber Rehman

I was in Grade five when I fell in love with basketball. Michael Jordan fuelled my over-the-top obsession with the sport. Being a kid with a disability didn't stop me from dreaming of dunking or playing one on one with Michael Jordan. Defying people's expectations has been one of my missions in life.

It's A Go

CP | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO -- Ford's unionized Canadian workers have accepted a new contract that was hammered out last week. The Canadian Auto Workers says 82 per ce...

CAW Ford Contract: Canadian Ford Workers Accept Contract

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.23.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Ford Canada's unionized workers accepted a new contract over the weekend that will see the company's plants bolstered by more than 600 plann...

Will A Strike Be Averted?

CP | Will Campbell, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.16.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The head of the Canadian Auto Workers says the union is going to focus its negotiations with the Big Three automakers on reaching a deal wit...

Auto Makers Making Huge Demands Ahead Of Strike Deadline: CAW

CP | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Business

TORONTO - The Canadian Auto Workers union says it's facing "unprecedented" demands from General Motors, Chrysler and Ford that would create a two-tier...

Is This The World's Next Best-Selling Car?

CP | Dee-Ann Durbin, The Associated Press | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Business

RAYONG, Thailand - Ford Motor Co. says its Focus small car is on track to become the bestselling car in the world this year, trumping the Toyota Corol...

What Caused Ford's Fail?

CP | Tom Krisher, The Associated Press | Posted 09.20.2012 | Canada Business

DETROIT - A manufacturing problem at a company that makes fuel lines forced Ford to recall thousands of its brand-new Escape small SUVs and tell owner...