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Wednesday, 17 January 2018 17:50

Arkansas Has Lower Auto Insurance Rates Than Nearby States

Written by Staff,

Arkansas has the 16th-lowest auto insurance rates in the nation and lower rates than any of the states it borders, the state insurance department reports.

Friday, 12 January 2018 22:35

AZ Auto Repair Shop Suffers Morning Fire

Written by Julia Leon, KVOA News 4 Tucson

Rural Metro Fire responded to an auto repair shop on fire the morning of Jan. 9, located on the 4300 block of East Illinois Street in Arizona.

Friday, 12 January 2018 21:41

Utah Vehicle Inspection Laws Undergo Major Changes

Written by Clark Israelsen,

By now, most Utah residents know that the 2017 Utah House and the Senate passed legislation that does away with mandatory vehicle safety inspections.

Friday, 12 January 2018 20:52

Texas Body Shops Booked Through November for Hail Repair

Written by Lauren Tropea, CBS 7

It’s been seven months since a historic hail storm pummeled Odessa, TX, leaving both homes and cars with severe damages.

As Valley businesses see a skills gap in specialized training for jobs that do not require a four-year college degree---specifically in the automotive and diesel industry---Arizona Science Center and TechForce Foundation are proposing a solution.

CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts recently announced the opening of CARSTAR Quality Collision Services, located at 8000 Long Mesa Dr., Prescott Valley, AZ 86314.  

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