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.
Axalta Coating Systems recently introduced Voltatex® 7145A, a new generation of its THEIC-modified polyester wire enamel series.
Fix Auto USA has signed an agreement for PartsTrader to be a recommended partner.
Three industry professionals whose exemplary efforts and actions in 2016 best illustrate the vision and mission of the National Auto Body Council (NABC) were recognized recently at SEMA with the organization’s prestigious Award of Distinction, Body Shop Image Award, and Excellence in Community Service Award.
The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG) of the Auto Care Association announced that its membership has surpassed 1,000, surging since the group’s inception in early 2014.
Chief distributor Crashmax has earned the VSG Collision Sales Leader Award for the second year in a row. Accepting the award at Chief’s annual distributor meeting on Oct. 31 were Gary and Ann Schaberg. From left to right, John Cardell, Chief Eastern Division sales manager, Gary Schaberg, Ann Schaberg, and Mike Cranfill, vice president of global collision and new business development for Vehicle Service Group (VSG).
Crashmax was named VSG Collision Sales Leader for the second consecutive year at Chief’s annual distributor meeting on Oct. 31 in Las Vegas.
Representatives from the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium, Inc. (GAAS) and the University of the Aftermarket Foundation have worked closely to bring the two organizations together.
Autologic Diagnostics, the provider of the world’s first and only fully integrated cloud-connected vehicle diagnostic support solution, has announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Volvo Car Corporation.