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Trudeau, Flaherty, Prentice take a quiet ride

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Magna chairman Frank Stronach rolled quietly into town to promote his new electric car and to secure loans under the government’s automotive innovation fund. Storonach (centre) shows Finance Minister Jim Flaherty (left) and Environment Minister Jim Prentice the goods. They all took a spin in the quiet, electric cars.

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Prentice checks under the hood.

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Justin Trudeau takes a spin. When Trudeau’s aide Alex Lanthier saw the promo cars he quipped, “What? No red ones.” All the cars were blue.

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Trudeau looks under the hood.

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Toronto Liberal MP John McKay takes a look.

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