CPR captures 2006 American Honda's "Rail Origin of the Year" award

Oct 10, 2006, 01:00 ET from Canadian Pacific Railway

    CALGARY, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Canadian Pacific Railway
 (TSX/NYSE:   CP) has been awarded the "Rail Origin of the Year" award by
 American Honda Motor Co.
     The award recognizes the railway's excellent performance in four key
 areas; on-time performance, damage prevention, equipment supply and
 equipment placement and pre-tripping.
     "Canadian Pacific Railway was the first North American Class 1 railroad
 to achieve Honda's Performance Excellence last year. We now have a new
 program and criteria for measuring Performance Excellence, and once again
 we see that CPR has risen to the challenge and captured the 'Rail Origin of
 the Year' award for 2006," said Dave Haney, AVP Auto Distribution and
 Logistics for American Honda. "Congratulations to CPR and their team for
 once again meeting the challenge of Performance Excellence for Honda."
     "This award from American Honda reflects our commitment to a
 collaborative approach and in developing and implementing service programs
 that contribute to our customers' success," said Ray Foot, CPR's Vice
 President, Merchandise. "The results are a product of a strong dedication
 and focus on delivering value through our company's integrated operating
     Canadian Pacific Railway has worked with American Honda for more than
 20 years and provides transportation for its finished vehicles from Canada
 to locations across North America.
     Foot added, "we value our relationship with American Honda and we're
 proud our integrated team continues to find innovative ways to deliver them
 a valued rail service."
     About Canadian Pacific Railway
     Canadian Pacific Railway is a transcontinental carrier operating in
 Canada and the U.S. Its 13,500-mile rail network serves the principal
 centres of Canada, from Montreal to Vancouver, and the U.S. Northeast and
 Midwest regions. CPR feeds directly into America's heartland from the East
 and West coasts. Alliances with other carriers extend its market reach
 throughout the U.S. and into Mexico. Canadian Pacific Logistics Solutions
 provides logistics and supply chain expertise worldwide. Canadian Pacific
 Railway is marking its 125th anniversary in 2006. For more information,
 visit CPR's website at www.cpr.ca.

SOURCE Canadian Pacific Railway