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Toyota Introduces New Ultimate Utility Vehicle and More

July 23, 2015

Toyota built an Ultimate Utility Vehicle (UUV) to put on display at this year’s Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) conference. The UUV looks like a combination of a Sienna minivan, a Tacoma pickup truck, and what can only be described as a polished version of a vehicle featured in Mad Max. Auto-lovers might be excited

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Classic Trucks at the 6th Annual Clifford Truck Show

July 16, 2015

Let’s face it—big rigs don’t get nearly enough attention on the automotive scene. Maybe it’s because they’re slow, they’re heavy, and in reality, there’s not too much that can be done to change their look. Despite this, many people (especially in Canada!) are long-time big rig enthusiasts, and travel from truck show to truck show

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General Motors Collaborates with Isuzu to Build New Mid-Duty Truck

June 25, 2015

Last week, General Motors announced its comeback into the medium-duty truck business by expanding its partnership with Japanese truck maker Isuzu Motors. In the deal between the two manufacturing giants, Isuzu will produce new models for GM based on the Isuzu N-Series truck. Starting next year, the trucks will be distributed through GM’s Chevrolet dealerships

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4 Types of Tools that Every Auto Mechanic Should Own

June 18, 2015

Auto mechanics are responsible for diagnosing and repairing cars as quickly and efficiently as possible. Students pursuing mechanic careers know that in order to fulfill their responsibilities, these professionals must have the right equipment and tools available to them at all times. If you dream of becoming a certified automotive mechanic, you will definitely need

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Dodge Reintroduces Street-Legal Race Car For 2016!

May 21, 2015

Last week, Dodge announced that it will be producing a 2016 Viper ACR, bringing back a fan favorite in an effort to keep the Viper name alive after some disappointing sales numbers in recent years. The American brand that’s been around since 1900 last offered a Viper ACR (short for American Club Racer) model in

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UPS Adds 1,400 New Natural Gas Vehicles to its Fleet

May 7, 2015

Professionals working within the automotive industry have noticed a decided shift towards green technology within the past decade. Auto mechanics have noticed more new electric and hybrid cars on the streets and in garages, auto sales professionals have been selling quite a few more fuel-efficient and eco-friendly vehicles and even truck dispatchers have been managing

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Think You Know Cars? Take Part in our Contest and Win a $50 Gift Card!

April 27, 2015

Students who sign up for automotive school are typically pretty passionate about cars. Many of them have a working knowledge of parts and systems before they even pass through the front doors of CATI to take their first class! Keeping up-to-date with the latest models, specs and auto technology is an everyday affair for our

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What is the Future of Trucking Equipment? CTA Launches a National Consultation Workshop

April 23, 2015

This June, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will be putting a new rule in place regarding greenhouse gas regulations for heavy trucks. Environment Canada is expected to follow the EPA’s lead, requiring that suppliers of heavy trucks, along with engines and trailer manufacturers, sell technologies to their customers that will measure their levels of

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Trucks of the Future

April 16, 2015

Trucks of the Future We’ve all seen blockbuster films that feature exciting futuristic cars. These are vehicles that auto lovers only dream of driving someday, like the supercars in Transformers, or I, Robot for example. And while it’s not surprising that Optimus Prime probably won’t be gracing our city streets anytime soon, a handful of

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Trucking South of the Border: US Changes Cross-Border Rules for Big Rigs

March 26, 2015

Canada and the US have a long history of cross-border trading and in fact, have the largest trade relationship in the world. Trade between the two countries involves thousands of different goods, and a majority of these goods are imported or exported cross-border via the trucking industry. Recently, there were several rule and regulation changes

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