Automobiles: Toyota 📈

Name: Toyota Canada

Products: Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX350, Lexus RX450h Hybrid, Toyota RAV4

Manufactured In: Cambridge North, ON, Cambridge South, ON, & Woodstock, ON

Where to buy: Car dealerships

Website: toyota.ca

Canadian Owned: No

As with all the other car companies manufacturing in Canada, this is a subsidiary of a larger non-Canadian company, that obviously being Toyota. Toyota is a Japanese company, though their Canadian branch still makes several cars here, according to the government. These cars include the Toyota Corolla, manufactured in Cambridge North, the Lexus RX450 and Lexus RX450h Hybrid, manufactured in Cambridge South, and the Toyota RAV4, manufactured in Woodstock.

Automobiles: Ford 📈

Name Ford of Canada Ltd.

Products: Ford Edge, Ford Flex, Ford GT (limited edition), Lincoln MKT, Lincoln MKX

Manufactured In: Oakville, ON

Where to buy: Car dealerships

Website: www.ford.ca

Canadian Owned: No

Ford is another subsidiary of a larger American company, though its plant in Oakville, which is also the head office of Ford Canada, employs some 5000 people. This plant, according to the government, produces the Ford Edge, Ford Flex, a limited edition Ford GT, the Lincoln MKT, and the Lincoln MKX.

Automobiles: Chrysler 📈

Name Fiat Chrysler Canada Inc.

Products: Chrysler 300, Dodge Challenger, Dodge Charger, Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Pacifica, Pacifica Plug-in Hybrid

Manufactured In: Brampton, ON & Windsor, ON

Where to buy: Car dealerships

Website: www.chrysler.ca

Canadian Owned: No

Chrysler is another large car manufacturer that has factories in Canada. According to the government, the Chrysler 300, Dodge Challenger, and Dodge Charger are all manufactured at plants in Brampton, and the Dodge Grand Caravan, Chrysler Pacifica, and the hybrid Pacifica are manufactured in Windsor. Fiat Chrysler is, of course, a large Italian/American company, but such is the case with many car manufacturers: the best you can get is supporting a Canadian factory, not a Canadian company.

Automobiles: Honda 📈

Name: Honda Canada Inc.

Products: Honda Civic, Honda CR-V

Manufactured In: Alliston, ON

Where to buy: Car dealerships

Website: www.honda.ca

Canadian Owned: No

Honda Canada Inc. is a subsidiary of Honda Motor Company, Ltd. which is a Japanese car company that many of you likely know. As with most car manufacturers, they are not wholly Canadian owned. However, according to Wikipedia and the government, Honda makes their Civic and their CR-V at a manufacturing plant in Alliston.

Automobiles: General Motors 📈

Name: General Motors of Canada

Products: Chevrolet Impala, Cadillac XTS, Chevrolet Equinox

Manufactured In: Oshawa, ON & Ingersoll, ON

Website: http://www.gm.ca/gm/

Canadian Owned: No

GM Canada is a Canadian subsidiary General Motors, headquartered in Oshawa, ON. According to the Government of Canada’s list of vehicles made in Canada in 2017, GM Canada manufactures the Chevrolet Impala and the Cadillac XTS in Oshawa, ON, and the Chevrolet Equinox in Ingersoll, ON. As with Ford and Chrysler, parts and money will flow back and forth across the border, but the cars themselves are put together in Canada.