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Automechanika Frankfurt
The central theme at Automechanika Frankfurt, the world's largest showcase for the independent aftermarket in 2016, was "Tomorrow's Service & Mobility." A record 
4,820 exhibitors from 76 countries took part.
That Tesla crash resulting in the driver's death has cast a shadow on the efforts of Tesla, Google and other companies that have been testing autonomous vehicles for several years now.
Telematics advances access for repair shops, but poses vehicle security risks
Saudi Arabia’s thriving auto aftermarket trade, valued at nearly US$2.6 billion in 2015, has attracted the attention of global manufacturers, as they lay down plans to grow their business interests.
Keith McMillen
BeBop Sensors of Berkeley, Calif., recently unveiled an Automotive Occupant Classification System (OCS) that features embedded car seat sensors with intelligent car occupant sensing technology for safer airbag deployment.
AutoZone, Inc. reported net sales of $3.4 billion for its fourth quarter (16 weeks) ended August 27, 2016, an increase of 3.3% from the fourth quarter of fiscal 2015 (16 weeks). Domestic same store sales, or sales for stores open at least one year, i
Jointly produced by the Auto Care Association and the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, SEMA and AAPEX are gearing up to host more than 2,200 exhibitors and 45,000 targeted buyers among the 1
Automotive Distribution Network
The Automotive Distribution Network presented its 2016 Vendor of the Year Award to Spectra Premium and honored several other manufacturer partners to wrap up their Fall Membership Meeting this week.
Fleet monitoring and management solutions that combine GPS location data, vehicle telematics, routing/scheduling capabilities, and electronic logging can significantly improve both the utilization and efficiency of a fleet, as well as ensure the vehi

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Last week, the Aftermarket Business World team attended the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas from November 3-5. Take a look at some of our photos and top stories below....Read more