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Mevotech takes home award
February 23, 2017 by Adam Malik

Parts manufacturer Mevotech brought some hardware home recently. The company was recognized for Outstanding Training Support in 2016 at the Automotive Parts Headquarters annual winter conference in Minnesota last month. The award is chosen by APH staff to acknowledge top

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Automotive innovation gets federal boost
February 23, 2017 by Adam Malik

Two Ontario companies are getting a cash infusion to boost innovation in Canada. The federal government will give up to $17 million as a repayable contribution to Astrex Inc., based out of Lakeshore, Ont., near Windsor. The company makes auto

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Security an afterthought for many shops
February 23, 2017 by Adam Malik

You’re off to just another day at work. Everything seems the same on the way in. No surprises, you think. Until you get to your shop and the front door is bashed in. The place is a mess. The panic.

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Snap-on releases new portable cutter
February 23, 2017 by Adam Malik

Snap-on has unveiled a lightweight tool that it says won’t sacrifice performance. The Plasma20i plasma arc cutting machine weighs in at 22 lbs. to allow for easy portability around the shop and jobsite. It has an adjustable amperage range from

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‘The Group’ to meet in Hawaii
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

The Automotive Parts Services Group will gather in Hawaii in May as part of leadership meetings and host a vendor expo. The Group is a joint venture between Federated Auto Parts and National Pronto Association. Each company is already planning

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Total and DS team up for e-race car
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

Total and DS Performance are continuing their partnership, taking their relationship to Formula E. Total will support DS in its commitment for the championship circuit, a fully electric single-seater racing series. The partnership will focus primarily on the development of

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Lordco seizes northern opportunity
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

The advice to “go west, young man” is a bit outdated. In Lordco’s eyes, it’s time to go north. The B.C.-based parts and accessories distributor and retailer recently announced the opening of its newest location in Smithers, B.C. That’s just

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Mopar celebrates with limited-edition Challenger
February 22, 2017 by Adam Malik

Mopar has unveiled a slick new ride as part of its 80-year anniversary. The Mopar ’17 Dodge Challenger is a limited-edition vehicle with hand-painted exterior features. It comes in two colors – black and blue and black and silver. Tying

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MAS adds new sales manager
February 21, 2017 by Adam Malik

MAS Industries announced that Jason Robinson has joined the company as regional sales manager. Robinson brings with him a long background in automotive aftermarket and heavy industry, the manufacturer of chassis parts and control arms said. He has previously worked

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Education key to ‘right to repair’ success
February 21, 2017 by Adam Malik

If you ask Ron Tremblay, education is essential to make the Canadian Automotive Service Information Standard a success. “(It’s time to) educate shop owners and technicians (on) how to effectively use this product to stay in the game,” said the

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Changes atop Honda Canada as Chenkin retires
February 21, 2017 by Adam Malik

Jerry Chenkin, president and chief executive office at Honda Canada for the last four years, will step down at the end of March, the company announced. Starting in Honda’s accounting department, Chenkin climbed his way up the ladder and took

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Quick fix for hazy headlights
February 17, 2017 by Adam Malik

3M has a new product to fix hazy headlights. The Quick Headlight Renewal can remove light haze in 10 minutes, restoring surfaces and improve visibility. It’s a one-time solution, part of routine care and maintenance, says 3M. The renewal kit