Motor Age

Ritchie Engineering Company, Inc., the leader in service tools for HVAC/R and automotive professionals and manufacturer of YELLOW JACKET products, announces the hiring of Sam Negandi as Automotive Sales Director.
Yellow Jacket
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with Jon Bockman from Bockman’s Auto Care; Gerry Frank, Auto Repair Technology, Brook Park, Ohio; and Jim Hayes, General Manager, Pacific Motor Service, Monterey, Calif. &
Remarkable Results
In this latest Remarkable Results podcast with Carm Capriotto, he speaks with Larry Dragan, the 2nd generation owner of Stan’s Garage founded in 1941 at Dearborn Heights, Mich.  
Larry Dragan
TBC Brands, one of the largest distributors of private brand tires in North America, is pleased to announce the launch of a new brand, National Tire.  
TBC Brands
AutoMeter is proud to expand its successful line of Ford pillars with the addition of new Replacement Dual and Triple Pillars for 2017-18 Super Duty and 2015-18 F-150 (model numbers 17331 and 17332).
Clore Automotive introducesa new 12 Volt Digital Batteryand Electrical SystemsTester, Model No. BA6, from SOLAR.
Clore Automotive
The Automotive Service Association’s (ASA) Washington, D.C. representative Robert Redding recently sat down with Frank Leutz of Desert Car Care of Chandler, Brin Kline of Assured Auto Works, and Carm Capriotto of Remarkable Results Radio to dis
Wagner brand, a global leader in braking products and innovation, continues the expansion of its product catalog to include coverage for the most popular North American, Asian and European vehicle nameplates today, across a variety of applications.
Automotive Training Institute (ATI) has partnered with the Midwest Auto Care Alliance (MWACA) to offer a $150 discount on ATI’s live shop owner events.
MAHLE Aftermarket North America will launch a new “7 Reasons” promotion that gives participants the opportunity to win seven different grand prize packages during the multi-tiered promotion.


Advancements in technology affecting the auto aftermarket industry will be an important component of the upcoming DRIVE EXPO WEST September 27th-29th.
CIECA’s 11th annual conference—CIECA Connex 2019—will take place in Charlottesville, Virginia, September 16-18. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear information about blockchain, cybersecurity, legislation regarding autonomou
Certified Collision Group (CCG), the OE Certifications and KPI-focused solutions provider to the collision repair and insurance communities, announced that it has appointed Thomas Matlack as Chief Executive Officer.
Certified Collision Group
Jaguar Land Rover's European headquarters recently signed a cooperation agreement with Glasurit and R-M, BASF’s top refinish paint brands.
At the CARSTAR Acceleration 2019 Conference in Chicago, Garmat USA continued its long partnership with CARSTAR, hosting the welcome reception on Tuesday evening for new CARSTAR franchise partners and top independent collision shop owners exploring op
The Auto Body Association of Texas (ABAT) is excited to announce that the 2019 Texas Auto Body Trade Show - set for September 20 and 21 at the Will Rogers Memorial Center in Fort Worth - will feature a Body Shop Panel Discussion as part of its incred
Dave Luehr’s Elite Body Shop Solutions announces the next installment in the FREE Elite Webinar Series. “I-CAR’s Training and Recognition Program Enhancements Benefit Collision Repairers” will feature Nick Notte, I-CAR’s
Nick Notte
More than 85 food banks across 37 states will be able to restock their shelves to ensure at-risk kids do not go hungry this summer thanks to Caliber Collision’s 2019 Rhythm Restoration Food Drive collecting over $900,000 in donations or 5.4 mil
Caliber Collision
Maaco Collision Repair and Auto Painting, the leader in the $43 billion automotive paint and collision industry, and a longtime supporter of the nation’s veterans, kicked off its program to encourage veteran ownership with a visit to the U.S. A
Awards were announced for auto body repair shops achieving Excellence in Material Management. One shop is chosen from each of the Mike Anderson Axalta Business Council Groups.

Aftermarket Business

On Tuesday, July 16, 2019, Aaron Lowe, senior vice president, regulatory and government affairs, Auto Care Association, testified before the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) during a public workshop on policies and research related to manufacturers lim
Auto Care Association
Brake Parts Inc LLC (BPI) was presented with the 2019 Content Excellence Award Receiver’s Choice from Epicor Software Corporation during the recent Automotive Content Professionals Network (ACPN) conference for catalog and content managers.
Brake Parts Inc
DENSO is a Platinum Sponsor of this year’s Safe Kids Worldwide Childhood Injury Prevention Convention (PrevCon). The event connects hundreds of child injury professionals and empowers them to make a stronger impact in the lives of families arou
The Auto Care Caucus, a bipartisan group of U.S. Representatives who support the independent auto care industry, has reached the 30-member milestone — a notable achievement considering the caucus recruited 19 members during the entire 2017-2018
Auto Care Association
DENSO celebrated the grand opening of its Seattle Innovation Lab, which will strengthen the company’s development of connected technologies and advance its Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) platform.
NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd. hosted a grand opening for its Venture Lab, a technical exhibition and collaboration space dedicated to the creation of new business opportunities through open innovation.  
NGK Spark Plugs
The Auto Care Association announced the elected members of its board of directors for 2019-2020, effective as of July 1, 2019.
Auto Care Association
Joel is responsible for the global operational performance and strategic direction of Dayco.  Wiegert has also been named as a member of Dayco’s Board of Managers.
Nearly 200 employees, retirees and other guests recently joined the Skok family for a summer celebration of Elgin Industries’ 100th anniversary at the company’s headquarters in Elgin, Ill.
DENSO Corporation, the world’s second largest mobility supplier, and Smiths Manufacturing (Pty) Limited owned by Metair Investments Limited announced they have established DENSO Sales South Africa (Pty) Limited, a joint venture dedicated to sel