Its Friday on the cusp of a long week end, its the Vroom Room, come in make yourself comfortable, enjoy the cappuccino and biscotti, join the conversation.
By now you are aware that Red Bull and Sebastien Vettel are "cleaning up" the competition in F1.
Lets wish Dario Franchitti a speedy recovery.
Think about it for a moment, the assembly line is 100 years old, and created a thriving middle class in North America for many decades. You have to love all the current rationales for winding down assembly lines in Canada usually based on the valuation of the Canadian dollar.
Its not the value of the Canadian dollar, there are more forces pushing assembly lines further south in North America.
In case you missed our review of the 2014 Versa Note.
If you remember we started the year with our first ebook "Money for the Deal" back in January, with an overview of auto financial services in Canada. Its was fascinating a few days ago reading comments from GM that they are concerned about auto credit, and will lease pick ups. It sort of explains why GM that was leading for years in Canada is now in 3rd place. The astutue manufacturers in Canada are connecting all the dots.
A nostalgia moment:
When was the last time you gapped or used a dwell meter on ignition points? Think about that one for a moment, or adjusted valves with a feeler gauge. Tell us about it.
You have surely noticed the talk and comments from industry luminaries and pundits that Gen Y is not interested in cars, like their Boomer parents were a generation prior...has anyone tried driving today in a major metro area?
Our usual old race cars Behind the Scenes at the 2013 Goodwood Revival.