September 20, 2021

Former Mercedes-Benz Canada CEO joins Zanchin Automotive Group

NEWMARKET, ON, Oct. 13, 2020 /CNW/ – Mercedes-Benz Newmarket has now officially joined the expanding dealership family of Zanchin Automotive Group, the Zanchin Automotive Group announced today. Under its new ownership, the dealership will be led by the dynamic former president of Mercedes-Benz Canada, Brian Fulton.

Joe Zanchin, CEO of the Zanchin Automotive Group (left), and Brian Fulton, Managing Partner, Mercedes-Benz Newmarket (right). (CNW Group/Zanchin Automotive Group)

Fulton, who will be Managing Partner of the dealership, draws from a deep well of dealer, finance and Mercedes-Benz experience that goes back more than 30 years. President of Mercedes-Benz Canada from 2016 until July of this year, Fulton has seen the automobile retailing business from every side; and, steered successful marketing, sales, finance and dealer satisfaction programs in Canada, the U.S.A. and China.

“Bringing all of the many aspects of automobile retailing together — a high-integrity

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From Argentina to Canada, Pan-American Electric-Vehicle Road Trip Now Possible

Photo credit: Apple TV+ via YouTube
Photo credit: Apple TV+ via YouTube

From Car and Driver

  • Enel X works on EVs and renewable-energy projects around the world and has installed more than 200 new charging points in South and Central America to make a really long West Coast journey possible for EV drivers.

  • The infrastructure expansion was made as part of the new Long Way Up television documentary, which sees Ewan McGregor and a friend (pictured above) ride electric Harleys north to Los Angeles from the southern tip of Argentina.

  • South America is not exactly an EV hot spot, but at least one research firm predicted the “nascent Latin American market” recently passed an inflection point.

When it comes to electric vehicles, the main global markets are China, Europe, and North America. Despite the never-ending discussion about range anxiety, EVs don’t necessarily want to be penned in.

Now, thanks to Enel X, electric vehicle drivers now

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Government of Canada invests in transportation infrastructure at the Port of Trois-Rivires to move goods to market | Nachricht

TROIS-RIVIRES, QC, Oct. 9, 2020 /CNW/ -The quality of Canada’s transportation infrastructure and the efficiency of the country’s trade corridors are key to the success of Canadian companies in the global marketplace. The Government of Canada invests in infrastructure projects that create quality, middle-class jobs and support economic growth.

The Government of Canada is committed to protecting and serving Canadians through the challenge of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. That includes making sure our vital trade corridors and gateways remain open and functional and ensuring Canadians continue to receive the essential goods they need to remain safe and well while supporting and stimulating Canada’s economy.

Today, the Minister of Transport, the Honourable Marc Garneau, and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Honourable Franois-Philippe Champagne, announced a significant new investment of $33.4 million for the construction of a close to 100,000-square-metre multipurpose terminal west of the Port of Trois-Rivires’

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Canada and Nova Scotia invest in safer roads and improved bicycle and pedestrian access to sections of the Cabot Trail (Trunk 30) | Nachricht

VICTORIA, NS, Sept. 30, 2020 /CNW/ – The governments of Canada and Nova Scotia recognize the different ways that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted smaller and rural communities across the province. Both governments are making strategic investments in infrastructure to meet the specific needs of rural Nova Scotian municipalities and help them strengthen their local economies.

That is why the governments have been taking decisive action together to support families, businesses and communities, and continue to look ahead to see what more can be done.

Jaime Battiste, Member of Parliament for SydneyVictoria, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, and the Honourable Lloyd Hines, Minister of the Nova Scotia Department of Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal, today announced funding to upgrade the Trunk 30 section of the Cabot Trail.

The project consists of rehabilitating a total of 7.4 kilometres

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