Twitter You Tube Facebook Autobodynews Linked In

On Wednesday, Feb. 21, the Automotive Service Association (ASA) partnered with Bosch to present “In-House Money Makers,” the second webinar in its series about pre- and post-repair scans, at 1 p.m. EST.

Monday, 26 February 2018 22:04

AMi Begins Continuing Education Requirement

The Automotive Management Institute (AMi) announced new continuing education requirements to maintain its professional designations.

Monday, 26 February 2018 21:30

Connected Car Owners Would Not Buy a Self-Driving Car

Written by Chuck Martin, MediaPost

While Google, Apple, Uber and most major automakers are steaming ahead to create driverless cars, the majority of consumers would not buy one even if cost was not an issue.

I-CAR® has awarded Insurance Gold Class® business recognition at the corporate level to State Farm®, an achievement reserved for insurance carriers that are committed to improving the performance and quality of auto collision repairs.

Friday, 23 February 2018 21:27

NHTSA’s Approach to Autonomous Vehicles Taking Form

Written by Christopher H. Grigorian and R. Nicholas Englund, WardsAuto

The closing years of the Obama administration saw a whirlwind of regulatory activity from NHTSA, including multiple consent orders, record penalties and soaring recall numbers.

UPS recently announced it plans to deploy 50 plug-in electric delivery trucks that will be comparable in acquisition cost to conventionally fueled trucks without any subsidies---an industry first that is breaking a key barrier to large-scale fleet adoption.

Friday, 23 February 2018 00:04

Audi Integrates Toll Payments Into Car

Written by Chuck Martin, MediaPost

Aside from all the announcements about autonomous driving tests and driverless ridesharing services coming down the road, some automakers are moving one small step at a time toward connecting cars for practical reasons for drivers.

Did you know you can read all five regional editions of Autobody News before they appear in print?

Thursday, 22 February 2018 23:03

Rising Cost of Parts Fuels Interest of Car Thieves

Written by Staff, National Insurance Crime Bureau

If you own a late model car or truck, and you’ve been in a wreck, you may still be shaking your head over the repair bill.

The IIHS has released a rebuttal of sorts to the reported crash tests on the Honda Fit.

Page 4 of 211