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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,

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Snap-on offers free European vehicle adapter kit in new summer promotion
July 23, 2015 by CARS Magazine

From now through to Aug. 31, Snap-on is offering a free European vehicle adapter kit worth $385 when you buy its European Vehicle Software. “The Snap-on European Vehicle Software summer promotion is the perfect time to get all of the

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Dayco opens new distribution center in Memphis
July 22, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Dayco has opened a new distribution center in Memphis, Tenn. Dayco says its new 400,000-square-foot facility, located at 3530 East Raines Road, features state-of-the-art distribution and logistics technology, including a new Tier 1 warehouse management system. “Following months of research,

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Air Lift Company names Beau Montgomery as jobber development specialist
July 22, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Air Lift Company has named Beau Montgomery to the position of jobber development specialist. Montgomery has been professionally involved with Air Lift for the past 12 years in several positions including sales associate, dealer/installer and customer technical support representative. As

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Magnum Gaskets by MSI wins Jasper Service Award
July 21, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Jasper Engines & Transmissions presented its 2015 Service Award to Modern Silicone Technologies Inc. (MSI) at its recent supplier conference. Winners were determined in a joint nominating effort between members of Jasper’s sourcing and buying staff members. Key considerations for

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Snap-on adds Training Solutions videos to YouTube channel
July 17, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Snap-on has added Training Solutions videos to its YouTube channel, giving professional service technicians another opportunity to learn how to navigate the features and functionality of their Snap-on diagnostic tools. Training Solutions videos are available for Modis Ultra, Solus Edge, Solus

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Wakefield Canada celebrates 10 years
July 9, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Wakefield Canada – makers and distributors of Castrol-branded oil products – celebrated its 10th anniversary yesterday. “It was a decade that seemed to fly by, didn’t it?” said president Dave Fifield, addressing employees during festivities at the company’s Toronto facilities.

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Hella introduces new website
July 1, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Hella, Inc. has just launched a brand new website at The new site delivers a complete online guide to Hella’s full line of auxiliary lamps, daytime running lights, accessories, bulbs, wiper blades, horns and Optilux products. It is specially