Motor Age

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) is hosting a free webinar for service technicians on Friday, July 31 at 4:00 p.m. ET entitled “Accessing and Using Audi OEM Procedures Through erWin.”
Six outstanding students have been recognized with Federated Car Care scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year.
Performance Automotive Repair began at the home of Brandan and Kelsey Lancaster in 2015
Penske Truck Leasing's electric vehicle program continues to roll as the company works with EnerSys.
ASE will be deploying an updated myASE portal for test registering, scheduling and viewing technician information. The portal will be more intuitive and improve the level of service ASE provides.
To provide users with face, head, and neck protection, Milwaukee Tool is expanding its workwear lineup with the addition of a Multi-Functional Neck Gaiter. 
Take 5 Oil Change and Meineke Car Care Centers, as a part of the Driven Brands family of automotive aftermarket brands, were named No. 1 in the Fast Lube category for the National Oil and Lube News 2020 "Tops in the Industry" rankings.
In a new video from NASCAR great Kasey Kahne, automobile service professionals can learn how they can extend their ASE certifications without setting foot in a test center by using the ASE Renewal App.
Mitchell 1 announces the return of its “Sizzlin’ Summer Sweepstakes” Facebook contest, running now through Sept. 3, 2020.
Mitchell 1
Effective July 23, 2020, NTB Tire & Service Centers, a TBC Corporation company headquartered in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, will require customers to wear face coverings when in any of the company’s 410+ locations. 


The biggest shift towards a new normal I have seen is the widespread adoption of photo estimating.
The Collision Industry Electronic Commerce Association (CIECA) announced today that Connor Smith, senior manager of OEM for CARSTAR, will present during the next CIECAST webinar. 
Today we are seeing multiple bidders and attractive LOIs, a big change from just a few months ago. From our clients and from our discussions with other operators of all sizes around the US, the pause in acquisitions seems to be over.
FOCUS Advisors
Focus Advisors, the leading collision M&A advisory, is now seeing a full return to the high level of buying interest experienced in 2019.
FOCUS Advisors
Driven Brands, North America’s leading group of automotive aftermarket brands, proudly announces that Dean Fisher, Collision Group President, has been elected as a board member for the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair.
I-CAR Board of Directors (Board) announced the election of seven individuals to fill open board seats, including three members returning for a second, three-year term. 
VeriFacts Automotive has recognized two leading San Diego collision repair facilities for achieving its elite VQ Medallion distinction, the highest mark of quality in the collision repair industry.
As we transitioned from the emergency phase to the adaptive phase, we began quickly looking at ways to cut expenses. There had already been a discussion by our leadership team in January of this year; however, it was not until the pandemic hit that w
Sheryl Driggers
The key is to never stop tracking or striving for even the most minute of improvements – the best improvements are small and incremental.
Alan Lukens
As automotive businesses have navigated the pandemic and prepared for a return to “normal” business, many have spent time improving their facilities, from painting and organizing to implementing new processes. But one area that many colli

Aftermarket Business

Dana Incorporated’s new Spicer Trac-Lok limited-slip differentials (LSD) for medium-duty truck applications autonomously delivers improved vehicle handling within a lightweight and compact design for maximum traction, durability, and
Dorman Products, Inc. (NASDAQ:DORM) has been recognized as AutoZone’s 2020 Vendor of the Year, in acknowledgement of Dorman’s commitment to AutoZone’s customers and business.
MAT Holdings, Inc. is pleased to announce Bendix Brakes are now approved by the Automotive Parts Services Group.
MEMA’s comments were in response to the U.S. Copyright Office initiation of the first phase of its eighth triennial review proceeding under the DMCA.
US Motor Works, LLC, a manufacturer and distributor of Cooling Systems and Fuel Systems to the Automotive, Performance and Heavy-Duty industries, is proud to offer extensive coverage for all Caterpillar 3406 / C15 / C18 applications.
These new patents are the direct result of decades perfecting a comprehensive and venerable design, engineering, testing and manufacturing process that is unique to Carter Engineered Fuel Pumps for the automotive aftermarket.
Covid will have a lasting impact on the level of digital commerce in the industry and new business models for service shops.
Scott Luckett
While Covid-19 hounded America’s marketplace into submission in March, U.S. Auto Parts broke into a sprint. 
Alan R. Segal
Black lives won't matter — let alone other underrepresented peoples — unless corporate America integrates inclusion with diversity. 
Alan R. Segal
Chief merchandise officer David Morris takes us beyond the movement of collision and mechanical categories. 
Alan R. Segal