Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes has announced that its AVG2 Vision Group has once again won the coveted Vision Group of the Year award for a combined average same store sales growth of 11.69 percent.
Chuck Sulkala, founder, first president, and executive director of the National Auto Body Council (NABC) announced his retirement on January 3, effective the end of 2017.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) opened an investigation on December 20 after the Office of Defects Investigation (ODI) received 141 reports of sudden, unexpected increases in stopping distance in model year 2007 through 2009 Ford Fusion and Mercury Milan vehicles.
According to a AAA survey released December 1, two out of three U.S. drivers do not trust auto repair shops – citing overcharges, recommendations for unnecessary services and poor past experiences for their lack of confidence.
Mike Lanza, manager of business consulting services at Sherwin-Williams Automotive Finishes, led several Society of Collision Repair Specialist (SCRS) seminars during SEMA 2016.
Pro Spot International, manufacturer of tools and equipment for the collision repair industry, recently announced Tesla approval of the SP Series MIG Welders including the SP-5 Smart MIG and the new SP-5.3 Double Pulse 3-Phase Smart MIG.
CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts has announced the launch of the newly-redesigned CARSTAR.com.
Citing an enormous potential to reduce crashes on U.S. roadways, the U.S. Department of Transportation issued a proposed rule on December 13 that would advance the deployment of connected vehicle technologies throughout the U.S. light vehicle fleet.
Through a partnership with Auto Care Careers Industry Job Board Network and the Auto Care Association, the Automotive Service Association (ASA) is launching the ASA Career Center to help employers and employees find the right opportunities to fill the growing need for quality technicians in the automotive service and collision repair fields.
OEConnection LLC (OEC), the parts ecommerce technology leader for original equipment manufacturers’ (OEM) distribution networks, has announced that Hyundai Motor America has added CollisionLink to its Hyundai Go Genuine Collision Conquest program.
The Collision Repair Education Foundation is requesting year-end in-kind donations of products, tools, equipment and spare parts that will be distributed to high school and college collision school programs.
The Automotive Service Association (ASA) recently announced that it has joined forces with LegalShield as its latest Sponsored Benefit Provider.
The "Mopar Road Ready Powered by Dodge" teen safe-driving program made its first stop in Texas, at the Circuit of The Americas facility in Austin on December 3rd and 4th.