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Jacob Tully of Alexandria, Kentucky was named the 2017 Mitchell 1/ Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Technician of the Future during the ASE Fall Board of Governors Meeting and Annual Technician Awards, held recently in San Diego, California.
On a recent visit to southwest Florida, Advance Auto Parts President and Chief Executive Officer Tom Greco met with team members in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, and Naples who were affected by Hurricane Irma and visited with the company’s field
Advance Auto Parts
Brembo, the world leader and acknowledged innovator of brake technology, had a successful first pour at its all-new cast iron foundry in Escobedo, Mexico.
Brembo
NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.) is introducing 76 new NTK oxygen sensors into the North American market. The NTK product line expansion is designed to support newer applications and provide coverage for more than 20 million additional domestic and foreign v
Marx Group, a full-service marketing communications agency for the automotive and trucking industries, was awarded two Automotive Communications Awards at the 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas.
Marx Group
The National Automotive Service Task Force (NASTF) named Industry veteran Donny Seyfer to replace retiring Skip Potter as NASTF Executive Officer.
NASTF
The awards applaud companies and agencies that provide automotive information through outstanding advertising, marketing and public relations efforts.
Women in Auto Care
The Jim Ellis Automotive Group wraps up first responders appreciation campaign with presentation of $1,000 prize to one deserving first responder.
Jim Ellis Automotive Group
EnerSys introduced ODYSSEY Performance Series Group 49 and 94R batteries at this year’s Automotive Aftermarket Parts Expo and the Specialty Equipment Market Association Show.
The .01 Micron SuperStar Filter is designed to provide clean, dry, compressed air resulting in the removal of any vapors and contaminates down to .01 micron.
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A 1940 Ford Convertible owned by Debbie Walls and built by Jonathan Goolsby of Goolsby Customs Inc. with an exclusive Glasurit 55 Line color, “Glasurit Cabernet, Goolsby Edition,” was crowned the winner of the third annual BASF Glasurit B
BASF
As part of the proceedings, the association hosts a yearly awards ceremony recognizing outstanding achievements in the industry. This year's winner for the Stan Wilson/New Jersey Automotive Body Shop of the Year Award was Brad Denning of Dobbs Au
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The repair center is located at 1403 Rebsamen Park Road near downtown Little Rock and continues Service King’s ongoing national growth strategy.
Service King
The renovation included a fresh coat of paint, new supplies, updated furniture and 10 laptop computers - all thanks to the volunteer efforts and donations from Service King Collision Repair Centers and its locally based teammates.
Service King
One by one, company representatives came to the microphone at CIC in Las Vegas in early November to express concerns they have with CCC Information Service’s forthcoming implementation of its “Secure Share” data exchange system.
The event hosted industry colleagues, business partners and local community leaders including first-responders and the Rockwall Chamber of Commerce, who were all treated to a first-hand look at the new 16,000 square foot facility.
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The newest Magnum PRO Aluminum Pistol-Grip, Push-Pull Gun from Lincoln Electric enhances aluminum push-pull welding operations by offering features aimed at reducing downtime and increasing productivity.
Lincoln Electric
Billie Estes of Estes Collision & Towing LLC in Miami, Oklahoma was selected from thousands of participants to win a Spanesi Q5.2 welder that was raffled from the SCRS booth at noon on the closing day of the Show.
SCRS
The Model 50-WB has all the features of a Quality Air Breathing System, Model 50 series system, plus the additional ability to lower the dew point and relative humidity for spraying waterborne paints.
Martech Services
The 2018 event will continue to deliver lightweighting innovations and practical solutions focusing on dissimilar material joining, corrosion mitigation and manufacturing new-age materials for vehicle large-scale production.
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Lumileds earned four marketing awards during the 2017 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo Show in Las Vegas. The awards include Best Website, Best New Product, Best Packaging and Best Digital Display Ad.
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he key word surrounding China’s Electronics & Systems sector ahead of this year’s edition of Automechanika Shanghai is opportunity.
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The autonomous vehicle bill the Senate Commerce Committee passed on October 4 differs somewhat from the bill the House passed in July, but not in any highly significant way.
A shift from buying cars to buying “mobility” will be a driving force of change in the automotive future. By 2040, vehicle miles traveled will have grown to an all-time high of around 11 billion miles per year in four countries.
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Many AASA supplier members believe that the electrification of vehicles will impact their businesses within the next 10 years – and, of those expecting an impact, the majority expect that impact to be negative.
AASA
Every year, 4-H youth participate in more than 5 million science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) projects from aerospace engineering and robotics to veterinary science and hydroponics.
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GMB's new online lookup tool makes it possible to identify the right replacement part using simple measurements. No part number or vehicle information is needed to identify a universal joint.
GMB
Bearing the motto of “building futures by building cars,” the non-profit entity entails ambitious vintage-vehicle restorations and customizations conducted by elementary- to high-school-aged youths.
The United States is Costa Rica’s main trading partner, accounting for about 47 percent of Costa Rica’s total imports.
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Mike Fitzgerald, executive vice president and general manager of Innova Telematics Solutions, spoke with Aftermarket Business World about trends in the fleet management space.
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