Motor Age

Jasper Engines & Transmissions has expanded the availability of its remanufactured GM 3.6L Product Line.
Jasper Engines & Transmissions
The “Drive with the Original” promotion will start on March 1, 2019 and run to October 1, 2019. Four finalists will be randomly selected from all entries to receive a trip for two to AAPEX in Las Vegas.
This latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, will enlighten and open your eyes to who are the biggest competitors of the independent shops; how to deal with them and how to market against them.  
Remarkable Results
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with a panel that will go over a five-step process and go above and beyond sharing their personal experiences.  
Remarkable Results
In addition to the new campaign, a new Powertrain-focused website launched on February 11, 2019, with in-depth information on gasoline and diesel system replacement parts.
Carter Fuel Systems, a leading manufacturer of complete fuel system solutions, today announced the Carter Fuel Your Adventure Sweepstakes, a contest for repair shop owners and automotive service technicians in which every fuel pump order will qualify
The new Wilton Mechanics Pro Vise features an exclusive needle roller thrust bearing design that no other vise employs.
Electude International and CCAR (The Coordinating Committee For Automotive Repair) have expanded the online E-Safety course suite -- the automotive safety courses, assessments and credentials created by CCAR and available through Electude.
The American Petroleum Institute (API) plays an important role in ensuring that DEF products meet the precise purity standards required. The API Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) Certification Program is a voluntary program designed to certify and monitor t
Through the new program, “Race to 2026,” Icahn Automotive is encouraging more men and women to pursue viable careers in the skilled trades by rolling out partnerships with technical training schools; offering scholarships, tuition reimbur
Icahn Automotive


Bentley Motors has released its training course schedule for Glasurit, the BASF refinish paint line that holds exclusive global approval for Bentley repairs.
SEMA is partnering with five high school auto shop programs throughout the country to introduce students to and create excitement for the automotive aftermarket through real-world, hands-on experience.
Polyvance’s new Kenworth W900 hood repair kits provide an easy solution for broken hood pockets on Kenworth W900 trucks. Kenworth W900 trucks can have either “square” or “round” hood pockets. Polyvance has a repair kit f
CARSTAR, North America’s largest multi-store network of independently owned collision repair facilities, announced the opening of CARSTAR Cornforth Campbell North, located at 407 East Main Ave., Puyallup, WA 98372.
Miller Electric Mfg. LLC, a leading worldwide manufacturer of Miller brand arc welding equipment, introduces the Millermatic 255 MIG welder and Multimatic 255 multiprocess welder that reduce downtime and increase productivity.
Colors On Parade will be hosting their annual National Convention in Conway, S.C. at their corporate headquarters on March 29-April 1, 2019. This marks their 31st year in business, and will draw employees from across the country for the event.
Colors on Parade
The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) has released a new video on their YouTube channel featuring the first of three panel discussions held as part of the OEM Collision Repair Technology Summit at the 2018 SEMA Show.
CIECA announced its next CIECAst webinar will feature Dawn Mortimer, assistant vice president of IoT/Telematics Product Management at Verisk/ISO.
The Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) announced the election of Bryan Robinson, North American Manager National Accounts at PPG Industries to the Board of Trustees.
Through this partnership they will be able to provide members discounted processing rates and world-class financial technology to further streamline their business operations.  

Aftermarket Business

Eastern Warehouse Distributors and Parts Authority announced their asset purchase of the 11 National Parts Supply locations in Central New Jersey. 
Over 3,000 service technicians, parts store owners and other automotive aftermarket professionals attended the Auto Value/Bumper to Bumper Tech Expo event in Grand Rapids, Michigan on Friday, February 8 and Saturday February 9, 2019.
The U.S. automotive aftermarket industry grew its retail sales by 2.5 percent in 2018, according to The NPD Group.
The Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA), the leading trade association focused on advancing the fast-changing mobility industry, has named William (Bill) Long as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
Bill Long
The 2019 Latin Tyre Expo & Latin Auto Parts Expo in Panama will have a change of venue and split show dates, as a result of delays in construction of the new Amador Convention Center, according to show organizers.
In response to the heavy-handed changes to California Assembly Bill 1824, and in defense of their loyal enthusiast consumer-base, several top brands in the performance automotive aftermarket have banded together.
Warehouse Distributors working under the umbrella of the Automotive Distribution Network recently awarded technicians with a chance to improve their skills in automotive HVAC systems during Standard ProTraining’s hands-on, two-day Air Condition
The University of the Aftermarket Foundation is accepting applications for automotive scholarships at its Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central website.
University of the Aftermarket Foundation
James Schwyn, CTO of Valeo North America, discussed Valeo's Smart Cocoon platform, a personalization system that can adjust the climate of the vehicle interior based on driver biometrics.
Former MEMA President Robert Reece Miller, 84, passed away on Feb. 9 in Panama City Beach, Fla.