Mighty Distributing System announces that Griffin Enterprises is the most recent Jiffy Lube group to acquire a Mighty Auto Parts franchise. The new portfolio company will do business as Mighty of the Rockies.
MEMA has joined 80 trade associations in a letter to the Trump administration making recommendations to implement a new tariff exclusion process in order to avoid similar problems to existing tariff actions that have proven onerous and opaque.
If you missed the Automotive Aftermarket Riders Club (AARC) “Greatest of All-Time” (G.O.A.T.) ride last time, don’t worry. AARC will take the same legendary route this October when they embark on the annual ”Ride for the Future.”
Federated member Hovis Auto & Truck Supply, located in Mercer, Pennsylvania, recently celebrated the grand opening of its 17th location in Wexford, Pa., a suburb of Pittsburgh. The new hub location offers customers over 17,000 square feet of store space.
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.
At Automechanika Frankfurt 2018, the range of workshops on offer is being expanded yet again with new offerings that include bodywork repair and paintwork, augmented reality, truck competence, diagnostic techniques and digital communication.
Since 2018 began, Tenneco has expanded its Monroe Quick-Strut line of premium replacement strut assemblies by 204 part numbers, extending coverage to more than 20 million additional passenger vehicles across North America.
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