Having previously been presented as a stand-alone event in Essen, Germany, the long-running REIFEN tire industry show is gaining additional international traction as it is now being held alongside the vast Sept. 11-15 Automechanika Frankfurt exposition.
Reflecting on a worldwide network of intertwined supply chains and sales channels, aftermarket executives are assessing both the direct impacts and collateral damage of President Donald Trump’s tariff-induced trade war salvos being directed at friends and foes alike.
Kent Automotive, a brand of Lawson Products, Inc., and a leading distributor of high-performance products and inventory management solutions to collision centers, automotive OEMs, and new and used car dealerships announced it has received additional OEM endorsements.
ASA once again hosted its popular Technology and Telematics Forum at the 2018 NACE Automechanika trade show. The six sessions held shared a common theme — the impact Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS) were having on both the collision and mechanical repair industry segments and the path these systems were paving on the road to full autonomy.
The new blades are engineered with the latest in beam blade technology to deliver the all-weather performance customers expect from TRICO. With a minimal SKU count for full, on-hand stock, the TRICO Pro line is available in 15” to 28” delivered in easy-to-open packaging. Additionally, the complete line stocks in just 2.5 square feet of space.
Applications for the SEMA-NACAT Foundation Award must be received no later than August 17, 2018. Nominees must be a current instructor of an automotive, diesel, or collision program in the United States or Canada.
When attendees step into the AAPEX 2018 Mobility Garage, the experience will be technology driven and focused, complete with demos of digital scan tools, underhood training and the latest innovations in electric vehicles and alternative fuel vehicles
Shop4D, patents pending, is the first and only shop management system to integrate every aspect of the repair into a single tool, allowing AI to learn from every inspection, advisement and communication, and proactively show the owner how to run the shop more efficiently and more effectively.
Julian Styles, director of sales and marketing for The Americas, at GaN Systems, recently answered a series of questions regarding the latest innovations in battery systems, vehicle electronics and electric vehicle development.
ZF Aftermarket has announced the launch of a new steering damper range to the TRW and SACHS branded product lines. This new product line combines steering technology with the high performance and quality behind all TRW and SACHS ride control products.
ETE REMAN, the largest aftermarket automatic transmission remanufacturer in the United States, announces the acquisition of ATSG (Automatic Transmission Service Group), the leader in automatic transmission technical support and training.