By on September 19, 2016

2015 GMC Terrain

GM Canada and the union representing Detroit Three autoworkers north of the border have entered their final day of contract talks ahead of a midnight strike deadline.

Unless both sides achieve a breakthrough today, there’s little reason to believe a walkout at the company’s Oshawa, Woodstock and St. Catharines, Ontario facilities won’t occur as the clock strikes twelve.  (Read More…)

By on August 14, 2016

Jerry Dias, Unifor President, Image: OFL Communications Department (Flickr) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Jerry Dias, Unifor President, isn’t mincing words going into this year’s labor negotiations with the Detroit Three. According to him, Ford and Fiat Chrysler see that they must commit to make investments in Canada to get a labor deal. General Motors? Not so much.

“There’s a clear difference between today’s discussions and the discussions yesterday,” Jerry Dias, president of Unifor, said at a press conference in Toronto on Thursday after discussions opened with Ford and FCA, according to the Financial Post. “Though we have similar challenges with both Ford and Fiat Chrysler, they understand that investment decisions are going to be a part of 2016 negotiations.”

Those are some politically correct, passive-aggressive fighting words.

(Read More…)

Recent Comments

  • EBFlex: “ But since you brought it up, Real-World Highway Range™ of this vehicle is (13.8-1.5)*33 = 406 miles.” We...
  • EBFlex: “ Anyway, we’ll see how the Maverick shakes out – fully expect trim pieces to fall off and Ford to rebuild...
  • EBFlex: “ BTW the ordering guide says if you are a fleet customer you can option an XL with factory cruise control...
  • EBFlex: That’s it? For a hybrid? How pathetic is that? And it’s still puzzling that Ford flat out refuses to offer...
  • Lou_BC: “Our egos recover easily” Wealthy psychologists would disagree. LOL

New Car Research

Get a Free Dealer Quote

Who We Are

  • Adam Tonge
  • Bozi Tatarevic
  • Corey Lewis
  • Mark Baruth
  • Ronnie Schreiber