Motor Age

AutoEnginuity, LLC, a global engineering company specializing in vehicle data stream and diagnostic solutions, announced the worldwide release of the Giotto® scan tool (Version 16.1) for the Windows® and iOS platforms. 
DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc., an affiliate of leading global automotive supplier DENSO Corp., has received the 2018 Distinguished Original Equipment (OE) Partner Award from Automotive Parts Associates (APA) Inc.
Keeping diagnostics in-house can save shops and insurers cycle time, improve the overall customer experience, meet more guaranteed completion dates and generate additional shop revenues.
Compliance with the OSHA requirement for Grade "D" Breathable Air can be accomplished with the use of a Quality Air Breathing System -Model 50 SL, manufactured by Martech Services Company.
Martech Services Company
Moran Family of Brands, a franchisor of general automotive repair, transmission repair, window tinting and driver safety products, has experienced dramatic growth over the past few months.
Moran Family of Brands
Fel-Pro Gaskets, a genuine American success story built through the ingenuity and hard work of thousands of employees and tens of thousands of satisfied customers, is celebrating its 100th anniversary.
The JNC8800 combines industry-leading jump starting power with numerous features that deliver utility and convenience, including delivering the rated performance to -30˚F, the inclusion of a reserve power lithium backup battery, the ability to deliv
Clore Automotive
Snap-on is offering a special edition SOLUS Edge full function scan tool in a bold, new look. Featuring a stylish white carbon fiber bezel, this eye-catching design is only available while supplies last.
Cross banner visibility enables shop owners, technicians and Advance Team Members to view the entire product assortment available from Advance, Carquest and Worldpac on one platform, powered by a new catalog.
Advance Auto Parts
Tenneco has introduced four additional Monroe suspension conversion kit part numbers covering thousands of SUVs equipped with factory-installed air spring suspensions.


CARSTAR Auto Body Repair Experts, North America’s largest multi-shop operator network of independently-owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of CARSTAR Nescar Garage, located at 11408 Old Baltimore Pike, Beltsville, MD.
Attendees of the HD Repair Forum will be treated with presentations from two of the industry’s leading truck manufacturers during the inaugural conference, April 10 th & 11 th in Fort Worth, TX.
HD Repair Forum
CARSTAR Don & Ron’s, located at 5329 South 72nd St, Omaha, NE, hosted a F.R.E.E. event on Wed. April 14.
CARSTAR Don & Ron's
1Collision Network announced the addition of Pearson Auto Body in Shakopee, Minn., and Body Best Collision Center in Suisun City, Calif., to it's growing Collision Repair Network.
Eastman Chemical Company announced the completion of a state-of-the-art urethane extrusion line at its Martinsville, Va., plant.
Jennifer Boyer, Global Collision Business and Strategy Manager of Ford Motor Company, is the latest addition to the IBIS Global Summit 2018 agenda.
I-CAR announced its 2018 International Board of Directors and Executive Committee.
The Nexsyis mobile app enables estimators, production managers, and technicians to document, update, and communicate repair information in real-time.
AirPro Diagnostics, the industry leader in true OEM diagnostic scanning, programming and safety system calibrations announced that Maaco Auto Painting and Collision Repair and CARSTAR North America in the US and Canada named AirPro Diagnostics prefer
The Sherwin Williams Automotive Finishes training program provides participants with a combination of classroom, online interactive and hands-on instruction.

Aftermarket Business

On a per-capita basis Norway ranks No. 1 in the world for the adaptation of electric vehicles, trailing only China, the U.S. and Japan in sheer numbers.
Independent Parts Warehouse of Wauwatosa, Wis.; AAA Undercar Parts Inc., of Santa Monica, Calif.; and Universal Exchange of Vernon, Calif., were recognized as new members of APA.
The PBES Conference is an annual educational event that brings together paint, body and equipment industry leaders of the automotive aftermarket.
Lisa Anderson, president and founder of LMA Consulting Group, discusses what she predicts will be an increased investment in supply chain management technology and other trends.
The Transtar executive team has been working to become more closely connected with key external business partners, particularly within the supply chain, to serve the transmission repair community with excellence.
Automechanika Frankfurt is taking place for the 25th time this year, and for the first time alongside REIFEN – Messe Frankfurt has decided to mark the occasion by launching a customer program for the event.
Auto parts distributors need to make sure that their parts inventory matches the vehicles in operation (VIO) trends and their part failure rate trends if they want their business to succeed.
Industry estimates say abandoning NAFTA and reverting to World Trade Organization tariff levels would cost the auto industry $10 billion per year and the loss of 50,000 U.S. auto parts jobs.
Brian Albright
Consumers having their vehicles serviced at a professional shop utilizing Mighty parts and chemicals can receive combined rebates of up to $107 as an incentive to care for their car.
Governmental and private-sector educators are expanding the amount of available industry EV training to meet the demand for knowledgeable parts and repair personnel.