Articles by Aftermarket Business World Wire Reports

Automechanika Ho Chi Minh City 2018, the leading regional trade fair for Vietnam’s automotive service sector, will open its doors at the Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center in Vietnam from 25 – 27 April.
Many drivers and fleets believe that the mandate has imposed new restrictions on long-established HOS compliance rules, and RoadLog product managers are aiming to inform fleets and owner operators about the realities of the mandate.
Road log
ITW Professional Automotive Products introduces a newly updated Full Throttle® Performance Products brand of automotive aftermarket maintenance chemicals for professional installers and service providers.
More than 350 international auto part manufacturers and distributors gather in Panama each year for the Latin Auto Parts Expo.
Tenneco has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Federal-Mogu from Icahn Enterprises L.P. for a total consideration of $5.4 billion to be funded through cash, Tenneco equity and assumption of debt.
Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. has acquired Wheel Pros Holdings, LLC in partnership with Wheel Pros' management team. Wheel Pros is a leading designer, marketer and distributor of branded automotive aftermarket wheels, performance tires and accessories. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
NGK Spark Plugs is extending their sponsorship with NHRA Top Sportsman Driver and US Army Veteran Don O'Neal through the 2019 season, taking the primary entitlement spot on the hood of his 632 Big Block Chevy.
Don O'Neal
Technology companies Osram and Continental have successfully completed negotiations on their joint venture, which is expected to begin operations in the second half of calendar year 2018.
Osram Continental
Mevotech, a designer and manufacturer of chassis, driveline, steering and suspension aftermarket parts, received NAPA’s Sales Leadership Award for 2017.
DeepScale, a leader in efficient deep learning perception software for use in mass-produced automated vehicles, announced a $15 million Series A funding investment led by Point72 and next47.
Automated Vehicles