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ACDelco launches Connection Promotion
August 14, 2015 by CARS Magazine

ACDelco has launched a new Connection Promotion that focuses on Advantage Bearings. The promotion is open to all active Connection users. Qualifying Independent Service Centres can receive Ultimate Dining Card gift cards with their purchase of ACDelco Advantage Bearings. ACDelco says

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Wells Manufacturing adopts Wells Vehicle Electronics name
August 13, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Wells Manufacturing, L.P. has officially adopted the Wells Vehicle Electronics, L.P. name as its corporate identify. The change was made following the acquisition of the Wells business by global ignition products manufacturer NGK Spark Plug Co., Ltd. Wells is a

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Mas Industries expands corporate headquarters
August 13, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Mas Industries has just completed an expansion of its corporate headquarters, tripling it in size. The expansion was in response to a dramatic increase in demand for premium aftermarket chassis parts. Already a LEED Silver certified building, the Mas Industries

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BFGoodrich Tires announces safety recall
August 12, 2015 by CARS Magazine

BFGoodrich Tires has recalled approximately 129,000 tires that were sold in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. Approximately 6,400 of the recalled tires were sold in the Canadian market. These tires are primarily found on commercial light trucks, as well as

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BFGoodrich celebrates 1 million All-Terrain T/A KO2 sales in North America
August 10, 2015 by CARS Magazine

BFGoodrich Tires has sold more than 1 million All-Terrain T/A KO2 tires in North America, less than eight months after launching in the market. BFGoodrich says its KO2 delivers exceptional toughness, tread life and traction for traversing the harshest conditions,

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Dayco adds interactive routing guides to its online catalog
August 6, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Dayco has added interactive routing guides to its North American Aftermarket website. This latest online feature, following Dayco’s 360 degree part images, VIN scanning and license plate parts look-up, gives end-users a more efficient way to find replacements parts. “We have taken

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Brembo launches redesigned website
August 5, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The new Brembo website has undergone a complete restyling of its graphics and content. The site is aimed at drivers and motorcyclists who either already use or aspire to use Brembo performance products. “Innovation is evident in every aspect of Brembo’s

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CRP Industries acquires Atlantic Automotive Enterprises
August 5, 2015 by CARS Magazine

CRP Industries Inc. has announced the acquisition of Atlantic Automotive Enterprises (AAE), a steering systems manufacturer specializing in new and remanufactured steering racks, power steering pumps, gear boxes, and related electric components. AAE will function as a wholly owned subsidiary

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CRP Automotive launches “Choose Rein and Cash In Big” promotion
August 4, 2015 by CARS Magazine

** We have been informed that this contest is not available in Canada. CRP Automotive has launched a new rewards promotion targeting professional service technicians. The promotion, “Choose Rein and Cash In Big”, rewards technicians who collect and redeem UPC codes

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Raybestos partners with Schwartz Performance to restore ’69 Mustang Fastback
July 31, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Raybestos has once again joined forces with Schwartz Performance to restore an American icon muscle car, a 1969 Ford Mustang Fastback. “Raybestos and Mustang are the perfect match of history, leadership and innovation. Working with the first class team at Schwartz

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Hankook Tire’s iFlex tire passes high-speed driving and handling tests
July 24, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Hankook Tire announced that it has successfully completed its ride and handling tests for its latest non-pneumatic tire (NPT) Hankook iFlex, which is made using eco-friendly materials and does not require air pressure. Hankook Tire has continued research on the

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Know Your Parts site exceeds 100,000 visitors a month
July 23, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The Know Your Parts website,, administered by the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA) as part of its industry education and awareness campaign, has exceeded more than 100,000 visitors a month as of June 2015. “In just over a year,