Motor Age

Federated and Santa want to help make your holiday extra special by giving you the chance to win a limited-edition 1963 Corvette Stingray in the Federated Holiday Diecast Facebook Contest.
Federated Auto Parts
Jeff Kritzer of BendPak (Santa Paula, California) was elected chairman of the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) Board of Directors at the organization’s annual meeting in Las Vegas on Nov. 4. ALI is dedicated to promoting the safe design, constru
ZF Aftermarket proudly announces the yearly ZF/ASE Aftermarket Master Automobile Technician of the Year Award to Thomas TJ Anderson at BLVD Autoworks.
The latest release of ProDemand builds on the major wiring diagram enhancements introduced earlier this year, making the diagrams even “smarter” and increasing ease of use and efficiency.
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OTC tools are designed to improve a technician’s effort and efficiency in the shop and help keep heavy-duty fleet vehicles on the road. The new crankshaft and cam tools are now available throughout North America.
Bosch announced today that its aftermarket diagnostic scan tools are certified by FCA U.S. to access the Secure Gateway Module (SGW) on many 2018 and newer FCA vehicles.
What happens when the belt drive is no longer attached to the crankshaft, as in an electric vehicle? What components take the place of the alternator, and what does that mean for workshops?
Arnott, the industry leader in aftermarket air suspension products, has introduced a new premium air suspension shock for the rear of the 2004-2010 Infiniti QX56 (JA60) and Nissan Armada (WA60).
Rancho performance suspension and shocks has released an innovative, off-road tested Rancho 3-in. Jeep Gladiator X-Lander RS3 performance suspension system.
Endeavor Business Media — the publisher of vehicle services publications including PTEN — has acquired Informa's Automotive Group, comprised of Motor Age, ABRN and Aftermarket Business World.
Endeavor Business Media


Dave Luehr’s Elite Body Shop Solutions announces their first ever Elite Product Showcase featuring The Matrix Wand, on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at 2 p.m. Central. To register, visit: Those who ar
Even if you missed joining the Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) during the 2019 Repairer Driven Education (RDE) session at the SEMA Show, there are still plenty of opportunities to take in leading educational sessions through the associ
Twenty-five individuals representing steel producing companies and automakers were recognized Nov. 5 at an awards ceremony sponsored by Auto/Steel Partnership (A/SP).
Auto/Steel Partnership
This Holiday Season, Equalizer® is launching their Tools for Techs program to go along with their donation to Toys for Tots, to gift a Tech with some extra Christmas cheer.
The Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) is proud to announce that the first-ever CIF Distinguished Service Award was presented to long-time Board member, Bill Shaw, at the SEMA Red Carpet awards breakfast on November 6, 2019.
The “Insurer Report Card” asks collision repairers to grade each insurer based on how well each carriers' policies and practices ensure quality repairs and customer service.
CRASH Network
Lincoln Electric® has taken the next evolutionary step in POWER MIG welding technology with the introduction of the POWER MIG 360MP welder.
Mitchell’s XR (extended reality) smart glasses are currently undergoing proof-of-concept testing with several collision repair shops in North America, and they’re designed to access the resources needed for a proper and safe repair as the
The I-CAR Board of Directors (Board) announced details of its modernized Governance model, which is designed to provide a stronger, more robust and modern framework for strategically leading I-CAR into the future with continued relevancy and responsi
Blucrom is the result of a commitment to efficiency, the environment, versatility and, above all, color precision.

Aftermarket Business

Jasper Engines & Transmissions is pleased to announce the availability of the Ford 6.7L Scorpion Running Complete Diesel Engine.
Jasper Engines & Transmissions
Icahn Automotive, an Icahn Enterprises L.P. company, which owns and operates leading repair and maintenance providers Pep Boys, AAMCO and Precision Tune Auto Care, was awarded the Chief Executive Officer and President’s Pride in Partnership Awa
At the CAWA 2019 annual dinner gala, held in conjunction with Industry Week in Las Vegas earlier this month, Tom Seboldt of Seboldt Consulting Services was installed as the Association’s 2020 Chair of the Board.
Pep Boys, a leading U.S. automotive service provider, continues to enhance its national network with the opening of a relocated Service and Tire Center in Lodi, N.J.
Pep Boys
One of the latest product innovations from Cloyes, its Variable Valve Timing (VVT) Chain Kits, earned the Best New Product Award in the Hard Parts category of the New Product Showcase at AAPEX 2019.
Epicor Software Corporation unveiled a portfolio of automated widgets designed to help aftermarket parts distributors and service providers increase revenue by automating the delivery of vital product, application, account and other intelligence at t
In order to support distressed professionals in the automotive aftermarket industry and their families, Automotive Parts Associates, Inc., (APA) made a charitable contribution to the Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF).
Automotive Parts Association
University of the Aftermarket Foundation Chairman Bob Egan, MAAP, recognized Richard and Lisa Beirne, BBB Industries LLC and Sanel NAPA/The Segal Family as new lifetime trustees.
University of the Aftermarket Foundation
PartsTech Inc, an automotive e-commerce company headquartered in Cambridge, MA, awarded its first-ever Digital Innovation Award to NAPA Auto Parts for their continued excellence in B2B automotive parts e-commerce.
Akebono Brake Corporation has been awarded 2019 “Best Overall Import Aftermarket Product Line,” for Akebono EURO® Ultra-Premium Ceramic Disc Brake Pads by the Import Vehicle Community, Product and Marketing Awards held at AAPEX in Las