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Fiat Chryser talks break down and autoworkers prepare to strike

Last week, United Auto Workers (UAW) and Fiat Chrysler wrapped up two months of negotiations over a four-year plan to secure better pay and more benefits for the company’s autoworkers, and… 165 more words

Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: How it could affect Canada’s Auto, Dairy Sectors

An article in Business (October 4, 2015) titled “Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: How it could affect Canada’s Auto, Dairy Sectors” (http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2015/10/04/trans-pacific-partnership-agreement_n_8241614.html) describes the most sensitive issues for Canada’s auto and dairy industries in regards to the TPP agreement. 135 more words

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Oh, look! Another Honda recall and a Mazda Stop Sale

Honda is recalling 6,786 2014-15 Accord Hybrids, manufactured August 29, 2013 to May 30, 2015, due to the engine switching to fail-safe mode.

What happens is electrical interference is misinterpreted by the hybrid software system, causing it to disable the gasoline engine. 187 more words


Honda recalls 143,000 Civics and Fits

Honda is recalling 143,000 2014-15 Civics and 2015 Fits. There are issues with the software and drive pulley shaft related to the continuously variable transmission, or CVT. 128 more words


Trans-Pacific Partnership deal reached

The largest trade-liberalizing act of history has been announced by the trade ministers of 12 countries on Monday 5th October, 2015. Ministers from the major economies of the U.S., Japan and Australia called the Trans-Pacific Partnership an ambitious and challenging deal that will cut down the tariff barriers and will set the rules for trade in the 21st century… 384 more words

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Checker Cab is returning, but not as a cab

Remember the old Checker Cab Company? No, they’re not re-opening, but Checker Motor Cars of Haverhill, Massachusetts, is bringing the Checker Cab style back.

Checker Motor Cars is owned by Adamson Industries, police and public safety vehicle outfitter. 198 more words


It's "Recall Season" in the auto industry

Just when we all thought that it couldn’t get any worse for consumers following the VW scandal of two week ago, we are afraid to say that it has gone south. 245 more words