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Magna wants to build electric vehicles in Canada within 3 years

Published: July 15, 2009

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Magna Steyr Mila EV – Click image for high-res gallery Frank Stronach, founder of Magna International, sees electric vehicles as a key step along the route to his long-time dream of making his company a full automaker. To that end, the company has built several electric drive concepts and is now collaborating with Ford on the development of its 2011 electric car program. Stronach intends to have his company build EVs and electric components like motors within three years.


How Magna’s ready-made electric car helps Ford, and everyone else

Published: March 21, 2009

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Click the Focus EV “mule” for a high res gallery You may have heard on the news recently about President Obama’s big plan to help auto suppliers . While the OEMs generate most of the auto news headlines, suppliers are a huge part of the auto industry.