Motor Age

Sprint (NYSE: S) has joined NXM Labs to launch a 5G-Ready Connected Car Platform combining high-speed, on-demand passenger Wi-Fi with advanced vehicle health monitoring and safety.
The Independent Garage Owners of North Carolina are once again hosting ASTE (Automotive Service & Technology Expo) Sept. 28-29, 2018 in Cary, NC at the Embassy Suites and Convention Center.
Purolator launched a national mail-in rebate program across the United States to help automotive retailers and installers drive additional sales in the engine air and cabin air filter categories.
Gates Industrial Corp. plc announced the donation of $134,000 to Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) to support the organization’s efforts to keep families with sick children together and near the care and resources they need.
New to the Omnicraft line, OE-quality oxygen sensors are built with attention to detail and continuity testing that is approved and backed by Ford Motor Company.
The U.S. automotive aftermarket is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 3.4 percent through 2021, according to the "2018 Joint Channel Forecast Model."
Auto Care Association
In recognition of its 120th anniversary, Stant Corporation is hosting employee appreciation events at its locations around the globe.
Global Shop Solutions is product to celebrate 25 years of ERP software excellence under the leadership of Vice President of R&D Erika Klein.
The solution, called eCyber, is suited for both OEMs and the aftermarket. The eCyber technology, for which ERM has already registered a patent in Israel, is due to be available in the 4th quarter of 2018 for all of the company's customers and par
The new partnership will provide independent Bosch Car Service (BCS) shops in North America with special access to the Shop-Ware platform while allowing Shop-Ware to further invest in its system.


Through the initiative, collision repair industry professionals can donate to help military members get the training and tools needed to get jobs in the collision repair industry and receive great prizes along with their support of an important cause
Martin Senour Paints has announced its 2018 third quarter training schedule, with courses running from July 11 to September 25.
Martin Senour
Josh Kirbach and Avery Hodge bring a special guest onto the show to discuss how O1P handles any parts that do not pass the VINtegrity Certification Process.
Original One Parts
The need to stay authentic in a world where technology continues to blur the lines between reality and artificiality is the driving force behind the BASF’s 2018-19 Automotive Color Trends theme – “Keep it Real.”
The IBIS Global Summit is heading, for the first time in its 19 year history, to Italy on the spectacular shores of Lake Maggiore, Baveno, near Milan.
It’s important for aftermarket professionals to stay up to date on the latest trends, technology and products in automotive window films that can impact their customers.
Jim Black
Toyota’s new state-of-the-art Collision Repair & Refinish Training Facility in Plano, Texas now provides a full line up of classes, in addition to the classes offered at the Torrance, California, West Caldwell, New Jersey and Jacksonville,
The National Auto Body Council announces that asTech, a new member partner of its growing membership base, has agreed to provide at no charge an inventory of asTech devices for NABC’s signature Recycled Rides program.
Local employees from the three companies worked together as part of the National Auto Body Council’s Recycled Rides program after hearing the stories of U.S. Army veteran Leon Swain and the family of Micah and Cameron Cortez.
One St. Louis-area woman can now safely transport the three young children she recently became the caretaker for, thanks to CARSTAR Arnold and the local Rotary Club.

Aftermarket Business

Expectations for this year’s edition of Automechanika Shanghai are naturally high following last year’s record breaking show.
According to industry associations, U.S. tariffs – which are designed to address trade imbalances and increase onshore manufacturing – could potentially raise consumer prices and lead to domestic job cuts.
Brian Albright
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed an executive order that commits Colorado to adopting California's low emission vehicle standards. The Auto Alliance issued a statement condemning the move.
If survey findings are correct, motorists have little desire to entrust their personal data to vehicle manufacturers...anbd little choice but to fight for data security.
CAWA Chair of the Board, Jack Gosnell of Next Level Parts, has appointed Daniel Biezonsky of the Dynamic Friction Company to the Association’s Manufacturers’ Advisory Council.
National Auto Parts Warehouse Companies (NPW) has agreed to acquire the San Diego location of APW Knox-Seeman Warehouse, expanding NPW’s presence in southern California. The transaction is expected to close before the end of June.
The Auto Care Association has joined the Coalition for Accurate Product Labels, which advocates for meaningful, science-based information about the products consumers buy and use.
Auto Care Association
The Baltimore Auto Supply Company is an Auto Pride member with a 62,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art warehouse serving the entire Mid-Atlantic region.
The July 11-13 INA PAACE Automechanika Mexico City exhibition will offer a unique opportunity to enhance your understanding of a rapidly expanding marketplace currently valued at more than $85 billion.
PAACE Automechanika
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association stated opposition to the Trump Administration's decision to impose tariffs on China to curb intellectual property theft.