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Our round table panelists discuss their opinions on the connected car after attending the Consumer Electronics Show early in 2016.
Data shows that the sector is facing demands from both growth and the retirement of current technicians. APSCU's third look at the shortage of skills in America explores the skills gap currently facing the automotive industry.
Partnering with Carm Capriotto, a 35-year automotive aftermarket veteran and owner of Remarkable Results Radio Podcast in Buffalo, N.Y, AutoInc. Audio will offer bimonthly, recorded interviews with the most fascinating ASA-member shop owners featured
The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) will be adding the Preventive Maintenance and Inspection (PMI) test (Test T8) to the requirements for ASE Master Truck Technicians. 
The Automotive Service Association (ASA) and eMarketing Sherpas announced that the Demand Engine, Review Engine and Digital Lobby systems are now available to all ASA members as a special member benefit.
Chicago Pneumatic
Chicago Pneumatic has launched a new series of compact and ergonomic ratchets for the vehicle service industry that delivers exceptional power, durability and user comfort in a large variety of workshop applications. 
Mitchell 1
Mitchell 1 will hold this year’s first Shop Management Workshop May 12-14 in San Diego, Calif. at the Hotel Solamar.
The new mobile app from iATN® gives its members the opportunity to fully participate in all network discussions from their iPhone or iPad.
Cottman Transmission and Total Auto Care has reenvisioned and revitalized The Cottman Man as an animated character into “The Cottman Man Educational Video Series.”
The U.S. House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, under the Judiciary Committee, held a hearing today on H.R. 1057, the Promoting Automotive Repair, Trade, and Sales (PARTS) Act. 

Motor Age Vehicle Protection

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Created for Independent Repair Shops.

Approximately 60% of customers don’t purchase service contracts at the same time they are buying their car. This creates a sales opportunity for your repair shop. Two trusted brands, Motor Age and Century Warranty Services, Inc., have teamed up to deliver the Motor Age Vehicle Protection Plan (MAVPP) program – straight to your repair shop!

The MAVPP service contract program provides your repair shop with an online quoting tool and direct access to our expert call center services to handle the entire transaction, provide sales fulfillment or simply assist with customer questions.

Call 1-866-225-7135 to get started today. Visit the Motor Age Vehicle Protection Plan page.

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Earlier this week, members of the Motor Age team traveled to Las Vegas for the 2015 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), which was held at the Sands Expo from November 3-5. We had a chance to talk with different businesses, attend show events, meet celebrities...Read more