Without a doubt, May 2023 was an eventful month for the Canadian automotive industry. If you missed the news, here are some of the most important and interesting events that happened throughout the month.
The Addition of New Dual Motor Version to BMW i4 Series
BMW has added another new xDrive40 variant to its all-electric i4 sedan series. To provide AWD, the new addition uses one motor at each end and it is able to deliver 396 hp. Moreover, The xDrive40 can charge at up to 205 kW and will cover an estimated range of up to 494 km.
The Return of Sentra Cup
Nissan has recently announced the reintroduction of the Sentra Cup, which is the successor of the Micra Cup. The two championships were among the most entertaining racing series in the country, which is why so many people have been looking forward to the event. This year’s event will be held on May 27th, taking place at Circuit Mont-Tremblant.
The Launch of Mercedes Camper Vans
Mercedes-Benz announced its plan to release some of its future van plans. The plan includes a brand-new all-electric vehicle platform that allows for the development of vans with various sizes and configurations. The company also said that there is a possibility for a collaboration with RV industry partners to develop in-house camping versions.