We loved reading the inspirational story about Wesley, age 83, driving his silver metallic Model 3 from California to Florida.
Drag races are some of the fastest around. However, when one puts two jet turbine-powered dragsters head to head, the race seems to go by in a blink.
20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (July 1998)
I was recently told of a body shop doing more than $5 million in gross sales per year. It sounds like an impressive operation until you consider that this shop, heavy into direct repair programs (DRPs), has only a 4 percent profit margin.
When your car starts making strange noises, it could be something simple, like a loose wire or belt.
The 1940s marked the end of the Great Depression as America was thrust into WWII.
With Solo: A Star Wars Story releasing on May 25, the fans are getting treated to a plethora of geekdom in the form of memorabilia, interviews and grand scale activations.
With nearly 23 million vehicles involved in accidents annually---a statistic that is trending upward, according to Vincent Romans, The Romans Group---body shops across the country are being faced with deciding if they should repair or replace non-structural components during the repair process.
Move over IndyCar racers: You could soon be passed by the fastest U.S. street-legal cars, which Keating Supercars LLC will make at Purdue’s Discovery Park District as part of a collaboration that will include Purdue’s Motorsports STEM program and a similar automotive STEM program emerging in Great Britain.
How many emails do you get every day and how many of them should really be in your spam folder? Did you sign up for something and then the company sold your email address to everyone on the planet?
20 Years Ago in the Collision Repair Industry (June 1998)
Collision repair facilities can typically increase profits by raising prices and/or working to become more efficient, according to Mark Olson, CEO of VECO Experts (Vehicle Collision Experts, LLC).
Sometimes the urge to DIY is strong, and you can end up surprising yourself with your own skills and know-how. Other times, however, you're better off turning to a professional.