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Lane Departure Warnings Really Do Make Roads Safer

If you bought a new car recently, there’s a good chance that it came with some kind of land departure warning. In theory, this technology can keep an eye on the road even when you get distracted, helping make sure you don’t drift off the pavement or into another car. But is there any evidence that these systems actually make …

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Birchwood Excites at Athena Leadership Event

Birchwood Automotive Group invited the Athena Leadership members to an event hosted by the Jaguar, Land Rover, Volvo store. This excitement-packed event focused on providing Athena leaders opportunities to network and build relationships while experiencing driving thrilling vehicles. Both Birchwood Automotive Group and Athena Leadership are dedicated to advancing young women in leadership. Through mentorship, networking, community involvement and peer …

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Birchwood Proud To Sponsor 50th Canada Summer Games

Winnipeg, Manitoba will host the Canada Summer Games from July 28 until August 13, 2017. Featuring 16 sports, over 250 events and a major cultural festival, the 2017 Canada Games will welcome over 4,000 athletes and coaches and more than 20,000 visitors. And we at Birchwood are proud to be apart of the games and to be supplying the games …

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Why Everyone’s Talking About the New Lexus LC 500

The Lexus LC 500 is a car that embodies the evolution of performance with its sculpted lines, incredible driving experience, and best of all, its head turning looks. We’re head over heels in love with the LC 500, and we know you’ll love it. But don’t just take our word for it, read what everyone is saying about the 2018 …

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Women In Automotive Leadership Inaugural Event

JANUARY 20, 2017 – BIRCHWOOD AUTOMOTIVE GROUP In conjunction with Women’s Equality Week, Birchwood Automotive Group held their first “Women in Automotive Summit 2017” to connect, educate and inspire women. The event was held on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at the Birchwood Credit Inc. facility located at 136 Lakeside Road in Springfield, Manitoba. Approximately 110 Birchwood team members participated in …

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SHEday Inspires Many From Birchwood Automotive

The award-winning, and third annual SHEday came back to Winnipeg this past week. SHEday gives the opportunity to women in leadership to inspire and facilitate success for other women, as well as giving speakers the chance to share their knowledge, experience, insights, and stories to help women develop their leadership capacity and strengths. “SheDay 2017 was such an incredible experience. …

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5 Things We Know About The New Honda Civic Si

The Honda Civic Si is back! Sort of. Here’s what we know. Honda announced today that the long rumored Civic Si will be coming next year, and the prototype shares many features as the production version. Here what we know so far. 1. Coupe or Sedan? The Civic Si started off as a coupe, and slowly grew to encapsulate both …

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Ford’s Building Hybrid Mustangs and F-150’s

Hybrids may be the way of the of the future, and Ford has recognized it early and now opting for a more performance take on Hybrids. Earlier today, Ford announced that a hybrid Mustang will debut in 2020. Yes, that isn’t a typo, a hybrid Mustang. Ford CEO, Mark Fields, announced the exciting news at a press conference in Michigan …

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The Engine for the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Has Just Been Leaked

American muscle plays in a league of its own, and the 2018 Corvette has just stepped up the game. It was revealed today by internal GM documents that a dual-overhead-cam engine is headed to the 2018 Corvette, GM Authority said. The documents, which have since been removed from the internet, point to a 6.2-liter aluminum block DOHC engine with GM …

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Birchwood Automotive Student Spotlight: Drew Pearson

Each week we sit down with one of our talented Co-op Students from a variety of majors and discuss their experience working as part of the Birchwood Team. Drew Pearson, Special Projects Manager Q: Why did you decide to work at Birchwood? A: “Already being a Birchwood employee, accepting the Special Projects Manager position with Credit Solutions was an easy …