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Urban Hero Nasser Rad Gives Away Cars and Hope

Urban Hero Nasser Rad Gives Away Cars and Hope

October 2017

Through his used car dealership Autorama, Rad gives away vehicles to individuals and families unable to afford the expense. Through an online vote, he was selected as a 2017 Metroland Media Toronto Urban Hero in the field of Business.

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Urban Hero Awards celebrate Toronto's doers of good deeds

Urban Hero Awards celebrate Toronto's doers of good deeds

October 2017

Created by Metroland Media Toronto in 2009, which publishes the Mirror, Guardian, and Villager newspapers, this year saw 65 nominations submitted by the public in eight categories: Arts, Business, Education ...

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Torontos starting point for every car loan journey

Torontos starting point for every car loan journey

September 28, 2017

AUTORAMA IS A MULTI-AWARD winning used car dealership in Toronto that has been serving the community for the past 17 years.

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Canadian Immigrant magazine's Top 25 list

Canadian Immigrant magazine's Top 25 list

June 28, 2016

Mississauga’s automobile dealer Nasser Rad, and long-time developer Ignat Kaneff, have joined Harjit Sajian, federal minister of national defence, as those named to this year’s list of the Top 25 Canadian immigrants.

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RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards

RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards

June 21, 2016

“Every winner that we are celebrating today has dared to dream,” said Christine Shisler, senior director, Multicultural Markets, RBC. “Those dreams didn’t end just because they packed a suitcase and arrived in Canada. It was only the beginning.

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Boldly Dream

Boldly Dream

June, 2016

Nasser was studying pharmacy at the University of Tehran in Iran but fled as a refugee in 1991. In Canada, he tried to continue his studies in the sciences before pursuing his passion of cars.

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Top 25 Canadian Immigrants

Top 25 Canadian Immigrants

July 11, 2016

“Being a Canadian means accepting our multicultural heritage, accepting and respecting each other, and allowing ourselves to be enriched by different cultures,”

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Care to Share – a hard-working mother receives a free car

Care to Share – a hard-working mother receives a free car

September, 2015

A recent recipient is Sofie, a hard-working and inspiring mother. Sofie was nominated by her son, Donald.

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Making a difference one car at a time!

Making a difference one car at a time!

June, 2016

Her and her family have suffered losses, dealt with numerous health conditions, financial strains and losing their home...

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Dealer Profile Autorama

Dealer Profile Autorama

2016

From a small showroom with a modest inventory, Autorama has evolved into one of the largest used car dealerships in Toronto.

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Winning dealer turns one car into four

Winning dealer turns one car into four

November 27, 2016

Autorama has a community outreach program called Care to Share, “where we donate cars to families in need who don’t have the means to buy one,”

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Canada's Top 25 Immigrants 2016

Canada's Top 25 Immigrants 2016

July 11, 2016

It started as a small operation with one employee and minimum inventory. Today, Autorama is one of the largest pre-owned car dealerships in Toronto with more than 50,000 square feet of indoor showroom showcasing more than 200 high-quality cars at a time.

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Best Used Car Dealership in Toronto -  3 Years in a Row

Best Used Car Dealership in Toronto - 3 Years in a Row

December 17, 2015

Aristotle once said, “We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit”. Winner of the Top Choice Award for the third consecutive year, AUTORAMA has indeed made excellence a habit.

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How to Improve Your Credit Score

How to Improve Your Credit Score

September 30, 2015

In order to be considered and approve for an automotive loan from a financial institution in the greater Toronto area at a low interest rate, your credit should be in good standing.

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Better quality, better value, better cars

Better quality, better value, better cars

June 29, 2015

AUTORAMA believes that better quality, better value, and better cars are an everyday possibility. As your premier used car dealership in North York and the Greater Toronto Area, AUTORAMA knows that it’s not just about finding the right vehicle, but it’s about feeling great throughout the entire process. That starts with quality service.

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Integrity, honest values – an uncompromising used car dealer

Integrity, honest values – an uncompromising used car dealer

June 22, 2015

All vehicles at AUTORAMA are hand selected for their quality in condition and performance. Quality is key and all pre-owned vehicles are chosen based on their reliability, safety, and quality.

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Above & Beyond at Every Turn

Above & Beyond at Every Turn

June 1, 2015

"We go above and beyond to give our valued customers the best possible automotive retail experience" AUTORAMA is the leading independent used car dealership in Toronto.

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Best Used Car Dealership of Toronto 2013

Best Used Car Dealership of Toronto 2013

May 1, 2013

Purchasing a car is the second biggest investment a person makes in their life aside from purchasing real estate. It's a memorable event! And for this reason, you should have all the facts you need in order to make an informed decision. This is where AUTORAMA comes in.

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What is Your Credit Score?

What is Your Credit Score?

April 1, 2013

Your credit score is a number within the range of 300-900, with 900 being the perfect score. Your score is calculated by mathematical formulas determined by your activities on loans, credit cards, and banking accounts; based on a point system.

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What is a Credit Report?

What is a Credit Report?

March 1, 2013

Within a world revolving around finance, it is no surprise that your financial activity is often recorded and used as a reference. Your credit report can be considered an overview of your credit history, which includes any sort of loans, credit card and banking activities.

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Fall Preparations

Fall Preparations

February 1, 2013

As we enter the fall season, there are things as responsible and proactive drivers do to prepare for the climate and road condition change. Fall weather in Ontario is known to be foggy and have an increase of precipitation. The cars should be equipped, as should the driver.

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Reflections

Reflections

January 1, 2013

People say that dogs often resemble their owners. Do you know why? Do you have a dog? Well whether you have a dog or not, I'm sure you see it around you. Professionally speaking, it is our personalized energy that searches for others alike in our everyday interactions.

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Raising the Bar in the Used Car Industry in Toronto

Raising the Bar in the Used Car Industry in Toronto

December 1, 2012

At AUTORAMA President Nasser Rad believes challenging yourself is the key to success. AUTORAMA continues to set the bar higher in the Used Car Industry, constantly staying ahead of their competitors.

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Increasing Demand for used cars in North York & Toronto

Increasing Demand for used cars in North York & Toronto

November 1, 2012

North York is a fast-growing and multicultural city. It is one of the most diverse cities as it contains areas such as The Bridle Path, Hogg's Hollow, York Mills, Willowdale, Bayview Village, Jane and Finch, Flemingdon Park and Lawrence Heights. With many condominiums being built in North York, the demand for means of transportation is increasing every day.

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Independent Dealer Flexibility

Independent Dealer Flexibility

October 1, 2012

Toronto - earlier this summer, Toronto dealer Nasser Rod had 25 SUVs on his lot at AutoRama that certainly weren't going to move fast after gas prices surged from $1/liter to $1.40/liter. But with the flexibility that many small, independent dealers like Rod enjoy, he was able to cut the prices overnight and liquidate the sluggish inventory.

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AUTORAMA in DEALER INSIDER

AUTORAMA in DEALER INSIDER

September 1, 2012

It was the 1990s and Nasser Rad, a pharmacist by training , was looking to buy a used car. By his own admission he wasn't looking to spend a lot of money, maybe $5,000, but he was surprised how the dealership of the day treated him.

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