Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

August 15, 2011 14:54 ET

Media Advisory: MP Colin Carrie to Launch Canadian Participation in EcoCAR 2

OSHAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 15, 2011) - On Tuesday, August 16, Colin Carrie, Member of Parliament for Oshawa, and Matt Crossley, Director of Engineering for General Motors of Canada, will launch Canadian university participation in the latest advanced vehicle technology competition called EcoCAR 2: Plugging in to the Future. Local dignitaries will test drive an innovative vehicle and will be available for questions and photos.

Location: General Motors of Canada Limited
Canadian Regional Engineering Centre
500 Wentworth Street W.
Oshawa, Ontario
Date and August 16, 2011
Time: 10:30 a.m. EDT

Media is requested to arrive by 10:20 a.m. to register and complete photo release forms.

Contact Information

  • Julie Di Mambro
    Press Secretary
    Office of the Minister
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-996-2007

    Media Relations
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    613-992-4447