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 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.
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.
DynoMax Performance Exhaust will offer enthusiasts an extra incentive this spring through the “Get Up to $100” mail-in rebate promotion for DynoMax cat-back, axle-back or diesel exhaust system purchases this spring.
Dorman, a leader in aftermarket hardware for more than a century, is now releasing an expansive new line of heavy duty wheel hardware with hundreds of new wheel studs, lug nuts and wheel nut checks.
The 600-plus new products is Dorman’s largest single release of heavy duty products since it entered the HD aftermarket in 2012. The highlights include:
579 made-in-USA wheel studs.
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 reimbursement and apprentice programs; and creating internship programs, job placement and continuing education opportunities.
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.