In September, Representative Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives that would require automotive manufacturers to provide OEM parts data to professional automotive recyclers and other vehicle owners.

The Auto Care Association has announced that the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has joined the Auto Care Careers Industry Job Board Network along with partners SEMA, CAWA, Babcox Media and NIADA.

Thursday, 22 September 2016 17:39

AAPEXedu to Highlight Connected Car Opportunities

AAPEX is increasing its focus on technology with an all-new Connected Car Opportunities education track in the 2016 AAPEXedu program.

Thursday, 22 September 2016 17:25

WIN Kicks Off Sponsorship Campaign for 2017

In 2017, the Women’s Industry Network (WIN®) will begin its second decade as an organization that remains committed to its mission of engaging women in the collision repair industry.

 

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 22:06

Amazon.com Now Selling Parts

Amazon recently announced Amazon Vehicles, a car research destination and automotive community where customers can obtain information when shopping for vehicles, parts, and accessories. 

The Auto Care Association has announced the 2016 recipients of its Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, age 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry.

Subaru is now requiring that OEM glass be used for windshield replacements on models that are equipped with the EyeSight Advanced Driver Assistance System (ADAS).

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 16:54

PPG Paint Plays Role in Builders’ Success

PPG devotees Jerry Covington and Dermie Close were recently honored for their respective outstanding achievements in the world of custom motorcycles and cars.

Wednesday, 21 September 2016 16:03

Fiat Chrysler to Recall More than 1.9M Vehicles

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has announced that they are recalling more than 1.9 million vehicles worldwide because their airbags might not deploy in a crash.

 

Abaris Training Resources recently introduced updated carbon fiber repair training and services at the 2016 Society of Plastics Engineers Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition in Novi, Michigan.