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  • Video exclusive: 2016 CADA Laureate winners revealed

    Video exclusive: 2016 CADA Laureate winners revealed

    Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) has announced the three dealers who will join the ranks of the CADA Laureates. Independent judges from the Ivey Business School selected the three winners from among 15 finalists in three categories, including ambassadorship, business innovation and retail operations. Watch this video exclusive from the […]

  • ABSC honours Rick Gauthier in special ceremony

    ABSC honours Rick Gauthier in special ceremony

    Rick Gauthier has been named a fellow of Georgian College in honour of his dedication to the Automotive Business School of Canada in Barrie, Ont. The special fellowship ceremony took place on May 3 at the school’s Rowntree Theatre, following the grand opening of the newly-renovated ABSC student lobby, Federation […]

  • Federation Hall unveiled at ABSC

    Federation Hall unveiled at ABSC

    The Canadian Automobile Dealers Association, along with representatives from provincial dealer associations, officially unveiled Federation Hall, the newly-renovated student lobby at the Automotive Business School of Canada in Barrie, Ont. this morning. Last year, CADA and provincial association executives announced the $250,000 investment to freshen up the lobby and transform […]

  • Video exclusive: CADA announces 2016 Laureate finalists

    Video exclusive: CADA announces 2016 Laureate finalists

    Canadian Automobile Dealers Association (CADA) has announced the finalists for this year’s prestigious CADA Laureate dealer recognition program. These 15 national finalists have been selected in three categories, including ambassadorship, business innovation and retail operations. To find out who this year’s finalists are, and to learn more about the CADA […]

  • Ten years of excellence

    Ten years of excellence

    It’s been ten years since the Canadian Automobile Dealers Association launched its national CADA Laureate dealer recognition program. To mark the tenth anniversary, the association recently held a special two-day event that brought past CADA Laureate winners together from across the country. “When I talk to each individual person here, […]

  

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Alberta’s auto industry has big economic impact

Alberta’s auto industry has big economic impact

July 20, 2016 at 3:34 pm 0 comments

According to a recent study, Alberta’s new car dealers sold nearly 242,500 new vehicles in 2015, amounting to $16.9 billion in retail sales. This represented 22.4 per cent of Alberta’s total retail sales compared to 20.3 per cent nationally.

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Porsche breaks ground on new Kelowna store

Porsche breaks ground on new Kelowna store

July 20, 2016 at 3:31 pm 0 comments

Porsche Cars Canada and the Wyant Group officially broke ground on
Porsche Centre Kelowna, their newest location slated to open in British Columbia in Q1 2017.

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DealerRater adds LotShot feature

DealerRater adds LotShot feature

July 20, 2016 at 3:29 pm 0 comments

Car dealer review website DealerRater has announced its integration with LotShot, an application that allows DealerRater certified dealerships to produce customer photos.

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ADESA integrates CARPROOF appraisal tool

ADESA integrates CARPROOF appraisal tool

July 20, 2016 at 3:20 pm 0 comments

ADESA Canada announced that it has integrated CARPROOF’s Vehicle Valuation Report into its auction system, helping dealers make informed decisions when they are buying and selling used cars.

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Porsche Centre Victoria named certified classic partner

Porsche Centre Victoria named certified classic partner

July 20, 2016 at 2:54 pm 0 comments

Porsche Cars Canada has announced the opening of Porsche Centre Victoria, making it Canada’s first certified Porsche Classic partner and the fourth of its kind in North America.

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Vincentric names best value award winners

Vincentric names best value award winners

July 13, 2016 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

Mazda, Toyota and Ford won mainstream brand honours at the fifth annual Vincentric Best Value in Canada awards, which took place recently in Bingham Farms, Mich.

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Infiniti tops customer service in U.S.

Infiniti tops customer service in U.S.

July 13, 2016 at 3:14 pm 0 comments

It’s the first time Infiniti has been the highest ranked auto brand since the research firm Pied Piper has been releasing its annual Prospect Satisfaction Index (PSI) survey.

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Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada president & CEO Kenny Yamamoto is flanked by employees Hansa Pandya, left, Laurie Martin and Melody Thomas. (CNW Group/Mitsubishi Motor Sales of Canada)

Mitsubishi partners with Breakfast Club of Canada

July 13, 2016 at 3:13 pm 0 comments

Mitsubishi has teamed up with Breakfast Club of Canada for a multi-year partnership to help provide financial support for Breakfast Club of Canada.

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