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Skepticism still clouds autonomous cars
January 20, 2017 by Adam Malik

The autonomous vehicle is coming. At least, that’s what you hear around just about every corner. But just because it sounds imminent, that doesn’t mean that people are ready to embrace the technology with open arms. A recent study from

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New light vehicle products from Gabriel
January 20, 2017 by Adam Malik

Equipment manufacturer Gabriel Ride Control has released new products for the light vehicle market. In a news release, the company “introduced the new Ultra Shocks and Struts, Ultra ReadyMount and MaxControl ride control products for a wide range of light

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E.R.I. Group promotes Veronica Humber
January 20, 2017 by CARS Magazine

Veronica Humber of the E.R.I. Group has been promoted to the position of Controller, reporting directly to the president, Richard Miller. Mrs. Humber is a twelve-year employee of the company and has 22 years of experience working with finance. www.theerigroup.com

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Continental Elite RPM Club announces 2016 grand prize winner
January 20, 2017 by CARS Magazine

Continental has named Todd Lemmens, owner of TML Auto in Appleton, Wisconsin as the Elite RPM Grand Prize Winner for 2016. Lemmens, customer of warehouse distributor Factory Motor Parts, received $2,500 in his choice of gift cards, a $100 Subway

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FinishMaster grows in northeast
January 19, 2017 by Adam Malik

FinishMaster, a subsidiary of Uni-Select, has acquired substantially all of the assets of Blaise of Color Inc. in South Plainfield, N.J. and Crown Auto Body Supply LLC in Salem, Mass. Both are distributors of industrial and automotive paint and supplies.

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Petro-Canada Lubricants teams up with Porsche Club
January 19, 2017 by Adam Malik

Petro-Canada Lubricants and Porsche Club Motorsport announced a partnership for this year. The deal includes title sponsorship of the club, Speed and Hillclimb championships, plus Porsche Club Great Britain’s club track days. Petro-Canada Lubricants will be the sole lubricant sponsor

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Historically low gas prices lead to significant increases in miles driven
January 19, 2017 by Camille Casse

Contrary to what some might believe, 2016 was a year of historically low gas prices, and it had the increase in miles driven to show for it. Both 2015 and 2016 saw an increase in miles driven greater than any

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New concept for washing cars
January 19, 2017 by Adam Malik

Car care product company Meguiar’s announced the introduction of Car Wash Plus+, which it says has special polishing agents to clean deeply and remove bugs and tar. At the same time, the company said, it will polish away light scuff

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SKF Canada Ltd integrates Kaydon and Cooper bearing brands
January 19, 2017 by CARS Magazine

As of Jan 2, 2017, sales and technical support responsibility for Kaydon and Cooper bearing brands have been assumed by SKF Canada Ltd. This consolidation will benefit customers who can now turn to SKF for sales and technical support for

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Truck-Lite offering new lamp
January 19, 2017 by Adam Malik

Heavy-duty lighting and visibility systems company Truck-Lite Co. has added the 44 Series Stop/Turn/Tail & Back-up Combination Lamp to its roster. In a release, the company it said the U.S.-made lamp performs the job of two in just one unit

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CPS Products acquires STAR EnviroTech, Inc.
January 18, 2017 by CARS Magazine

CPS Products, Inc., a Harbour Group company, has acquired STAR EnviroTech, Inc. “CPS and STAR EnviroTech are a natural combination. The product suites, distribution, and sales channels are highly complementary,” said Jeff Fox, Harbour Group’s chairman and chief executive officer.

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Enhanced line from Bendix
January 18, 2017 by Adam Malik

MAT Holdings has launched an enhanced line of Stop By Bendix product line, part of the Bendix brand. The company said in a news release that the enhanced product line “doubles the coverage” of the previous line for all car