Scion brand gets the axe; models to enter 2017 as Toyotas

Today, at about 7:00 AM Pacific Standard Time, the final bell tolled on Toyota’s Scion brand. After years of declining sales, it was announced that the brand will be shut down in Canada, the U.S. and Puerto Rico after the 2016 model year. The FR-S sports car and the iM hatchback will soldier on into the future as Toyotas, while ...

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2016 Montreal Auto Show: Want to try an EV? Come to the show!

Interested in finding out what it’s like to drive a hybrid or electric vehicle? Now’s your chance! The Montreal Auto Show, in collaboration with CAA-Quebec, is offering the chance to try 13 different EVs and plug-in hybrids to show goers. Driving an electric car is not the same as piloting a traditional gas-powered example, and the best way to understand ...

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2016 Montreal Auto Show: 2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class wagon lands in Canada, but not U.S.

For the first time in North America, visitors to the 48th annual Montreal International Auto Show will get an up-close-and-personal look at the 2016 Mercedes-Benz C300d 4Matic wagon, revealed on the show’s media day. Powered by the same 2.1-litre four-cylinder turbodiesel found in the E 250 BlueTEC, the 2016 C 300d 4Matic wagon is the more family-oriented version of the ...

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