Motor Age

Mitchell 1 has taken a deep look at the evolving means of communication, along with other communication tools, and created new ways owners and managers easily can communicate with customers throughout the repair process.
Tschanen Brandyberry
Leading global automotive supplier DENSO has renewed its commitment to support and provide educational opportunities for the communities it serves in West Michigan.
Deb Group has launched Solopol® GFX™, the world’s only heavy duty foam hand cleanser with grit.
Deb Group
BORLA Performance Industries has released its 2017 Pro Installer Catalog. It is designed for the professional installer and includes an extensive range of BORLA products, including mufflers, resonators, bends, elbows, brackets, hangers, clamps, strai
Recent graduates and job seekers can connect with potential employers at Auto Care Careers, the premier online career resource center for the $381 billion auto care industry.
Auto Care Careers
You never know who will walk through your doors. The lady with the old car may have new money. That irate fellow you just spoke with may have an Instagram following. The key to attracting your ideal customer is to assume that everyone is a VIP.
chris chubby frederick, ati
The Snap-on EEWB334A Motorized Wheel Balancer with Video Display and EEWH329A Swing Arm Tire Changer are designed to improve technician productivity and the shop’s bottom line. 
HUBB Filters has created a new educational video that demonstrates how its patented reusable and cleanable filter better protects fleet vehicles.
HUBB Filters
The Automotive Service Association of the Midwest (ASA Midwest) recently launched its newly designed website, donated by the leading automotive industry internet marketing agency, Autoshop Solutions.
Autoshop Solutions
During the German home round of Team ABT Schaeffler Audi Sport in Berlin (June 10/11) Schaeffler and Audi agreed on an extensive cooperation in the development of the powertrain for the next three generations of the Formula E race car.
Schaeffler Group


Every business owner has the ability to claim their free Yelp For Business Owners account and start attracting new clients.
Emily Washcovick
Roughly 60 vehicles were on display at the Hampton Roads Autobody Association (HRAA) car show in Chesapeake, Va., last month.
As part of the organization’s continued national growth, Service King Collision Repair Centers® today announced the upcoming release of its latest advertising campaign with a new 30-second digital broadcast spot.
Service King
PPG has introduced its all-new PAINTMANAGER XI software, the latest addition to the company’s state-of-the-art Color Solutions XI product line.
Identifying financial and production goals should be the first step in developing employee production expectations for any collision repairer.
Keith Manich
Let's talk about how to hire the right person and how to know if you have a good team player working for you.
Ankit Patel
BASF recently kicked off its sponsorship of the Detroit chapter of the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) by hosting a professional development meeting.
Any action taken to reduce workplace injuries is positive, and your workers compensation insurance providers will certainly be on board to helping you provide the safest environment possible.
The events signaled the start of a hands-on 52-week paid training program designed to prepare aspiring technicians for a successful career at Service King and in the collision repair field.
Service King
SAE has formed a Data Link Connector Vehicle Security Committee (SAE J3138) to develop standards for access, as well as best practices and reports to help automakers and third-party providers establish secure methods of utilizing OBD-II port access i

Aftermarket Business

A central theme of AWDA’s new strategic plan is the intent to become more integrated and influential within the Auto Care Association.
AASA President and COO Bill Long fdiscussed steps that the aftermarket must take to achieve the desired outcome of optimizing the industry’s ability to leverage telematics in its favor.
The Import Vehicle Community has selected Travis McGuire, GRI Engineering and Development, as the recipient of a scholarship to attend the University of the Aftermarket’s 2017-2018 Leadership 2.0 program.
University of the Aftermarket
Pep Boys, a wholly owned subsidiary of Icahn Automotive Group LLC, has acquired PJ’s Auto & Tire Center in Franklin Square, N.Y., and opened a new Service & Tire Center in Bordentown, N.J.
Icahn Enterprises
A rise in innovative business models and services such as e-retailing, telematics and connected car systems, and e-stores are factors propelling demand and creating value for customers in a price-sensitive market.
Frost & Sullivan
Nominees are now being accepted for the Auto Care Association Impact Award: Four for the Future, which annually honors four aftermarket professionals, aged 40 or younger, who have made remarkable contributions within the auto care industry.
Auto Care Association
Automotive suppliers ZF and HELLA are entering a strategic partnership on sensor technology, particularly for front camera systems, imaging and radar systems.
The Penray Companies, a portfolio company of Source Capital, was acquired on June 1, 2017, by PLZ Aeroscience Corporation, a company majority owned by Pritzker Group Private Capital.
Lumileds, a subsidiary of Royal Philips, offers a line of advanced headlight bulbs for motorcycles, scooters, and powersports vehicles.
The Rancho “Summer of Savings” mail-in rebate promotion will offer truck and Jeep owners Visa Prepaid cards worth up to $300 until August 31.