Motor Age

The SEMA High School Vehicle Build Program, now entering its third year, will provide 10 high schools with hands-on-learning opportunities and expose hundreds of students to the $44.6 billion automotive specialty equipment industry.
SEMA Program
MAHLE offers manufacturers of electric vehicles sophisticated drive solutions with maximum performance.
At SEMA and AAPEX 2019 in Las Vegas, NV, lighting and electronics expert HELLA will be presenting new product for passenger cars and emergency vehicles from 5 to 8 November (SEMA booth 20571, AAPEX booth 1625).
Ringbrothers, the internationally acclaimed custom car builder and billet parts manufacturer, announced that it has partnered with high-performance oil manufacturer Motul to help test and improve future Motul engine lubrication technologies.
Warminster, PA - Over the last few years, it seems that regional training events have been on the rise. I had heard of the "Super Saturday" event, hosted by ASA Pennsylvania, but had never had the opportunity to attend - until now. On Satur
Pete Meier
Auto Value and Bumper to Bumper’s Service Center Advisory Council has put another successful meeting on the books. Valvoline hosted the eight-man council for its semiannual four-day meeting in Lexington, Ky., Oct. 8-11.
Ultimate Outdoor Adventure
Auto technicians attending the 2019 SEMA Show will be first to try the new WD-40 Specialist Penetrant with Flexible Straw that makes it easy to get into hard-to-reach places to penetrate tight crevices, threads and seams to break up rust and the bond
Apex Tool Group, a leading global industrial hand and power tool manufacturer, is proud to launch a new performance brand for U.S. auto techs: SATA Tools, available exclusively on Amazon.
SATA Tools
AutoEnginuity, LLC, a global engineering company specializing in vehicle data stream and diagnostic solutions, today announced the worldwide release of the Giotto scan tool (Version 17.0) for the Windows platform.
MAHLE Aftermarket Inc. announced today the final tier of the “7 Reasons” promotion, offering participants the opportunity to win a ‘Recharge’ and ‘Tune-up’ at SEMA 2019 grand prize package.


Shop owners will have the opportunity at SEMA to learn how to keep their businesses running efficiently and profitably in today’s rapidly changing automotive market.
S/P2 ( has joined forces with WD-40 Company to offer student technicians across industries an opportunity to gain critical knowledge and boost their resume through a new online training course.
VeriFacts Automotive, which provides the highest level of collision repair process consulting services across North America, will introduce an expanded offering of coaching, evaluation, verification and OEM certification services at the 2019 SEMA Sho
CCC announced that Southeast Toyota Distributors, LLC will leverage the CCC Promote technology to provide its dealers with a powerful new marketing solution to price and promote parts to thousands of collision repair facilities while estimates are be
As most vendors at SEMA each year, Meguiar’s is always very selective about the cars they have in their booth. This year is certainly no exception.
The Society of Collision Repair Specialists (SCRS) launched a 401(k) Multiple Employer Plan (MEP) in 2019, providing members with access to cost-effective retirement plans designed to reduce costs, mitigate administrative burdens and limit fiduciary
General Motors, through its Customer Care and Aftersales division (CCA), announced today that it will implement an Electronic Minimum Resale Price (eMRP) Policy in the U.S. for certain products, effective January 1, 2020.
What if a vehicle could predict the future, in a sense telling you when a component is nearing failure and to allow service to be performed before that happens?
The Alliance of Automotive Service Providers of New Jersey (AASP/NJ) is proud to welcome Danny Gredinberg, administrator of the Database Enhancement Gateway (DEG) as guest speaker for its Annual Meeting Thursday, October 17 at Gran Centurions Banquet
The Collision Industry Foundation (CIF) is thrilled to announce its 10th Annual Gala event which will be held in Palm Springs, Cal. on Thursday, January 16, 2020 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm local time.

Aftermarket Business

BASF has recently launched a new high molecular weight dispersing agent: Dispex Ultra PX 4290, which features excellent performance in pigment stabilization, outstanding color strength and brilliant viscosity reduction.
DEI announces two new hires: former DEI employee Mike Zenone has been rehired as the company’s inside sales supervisor, and John Gabriel has been hired as DEI’s powersports division manager.
Taiwan Excellence, an award that promotes and recognizes innovative Taiwanese brands and products, will host a news conference at the 2019 Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, Nov. 5.
Taiwan Excellence
AAPEX 2019 is inviting pre-registered buyers to vote electronically for their favorite products in the New Product Showcase starting Monday, Oct. 21.
The Automotive Aftermarket Charitable Foundation (AACF) today announced the election of Todd Sanders to its board of trustees. Sanders is the Senior Vice President of Professional Sales for the Advance enterprise brands.
Nazario Refacciones S.A. de C.V. has joined the VIPAR Heavy Duty network of distributors.
Use of air flow sensors in building automation projects, especially as a component in HVAC systems are positioned to create plethora of white spaces for air flow sensor manufacturers. China along with ASEAN and South Asian countries to captivate glob
James E. Guyette
Ten winners and their guests traveled to Austin, Texas Oct. 1-4 for an all-expenses paid rally car and UTV racing experience courtesy of Automotive Distribution Network's 2019 June and July Repair America promotion.
The Network
Accudraft, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of premier paint booths and finishing systems, is proud to announce its participation in the Ford Rotunda Dealer Equipment Program as an official approved supplier.
The Network hosted the Parts Plus Car Care Center Advisory Council Oct. 11 at Network Headquarters.
The Network