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EYE SPY: Looks Great… Does Nothing
July 17, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Looks Great… Does Nothing.   Frank Spencer of Spencer’s Auto in Port Aux Basque, Nfld., spotted this example of a fake duel exhaust on a Cavalier. Apparently, the owner had installed a ground effects kit with dual ports in the

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Bill Herrmann joins Design Engineering, Inc.
July 16, 2015 by CARS Magazine

Bill Herrmann has joined Design Engineering, Inc. (DEI) as vice president of operations. Herrmann joined the company in late June and will report directly to Design Engineering Inc. CEO, David Markley. Herrmann has over 30 years’ experience in industrial and

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Mahle to demonstrate new TechPRO scan tool at NACE|CARS
July 16, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Mahle Service Solutions will hold demonstrations for its new TechPRO diagnostic scan tool during NACE/CARS 2015 in Detroit. The demonstrations will be conducted by Bogi Lateiner and Donny Seyfer at the Mahle Service Solutions booth #1131 on Thursday, July 23

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Dayco products used on award-winning engines
July 16, 2015 by Allan Janssen

An engine built with Dayco products and systems has won an International Engine of the Year Award for the fourth consecutive year. Ford’s 999cc three-cylinder turbo engine, engineered using the Dayco Timing Belt-in-Oil system for both the primary and oil pump

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GM to focus on training and education at NACE
July 15, 2015 by CARS Magazine

NACE invites you to visit GM training/education and exhibit at COBO Center in the Motor City later this month, during the world’s collision repair event from July 23–25. The sessions GM will be hosting are: GM New Vehicle Technology Wednesday, July

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TIA announces candidates for 2015 Board election
July 15, 2015 by CARS Magazine

The Tire Industry Association (TIA) has released the slate of candidates for the 2015 Board of Directors election. Included in the running is Jim Pangle from Edmonton, Alberta. The TIA membership will vote in open elections to place four individuals

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Identifix reaches 50K subscribers
July 14, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Identifix, Inc. has reached 50,000 subscribers to Direct-Hit, its award-winning online tool, and to commemorate the occasion has launched a 50K Giveaway. Five Direct-Hit users who submit a Hotline Archive Confirmed Fix in Direct-Hit from July 6, 2015, through to

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Trico wins Subaru of America Silver Supplier Award
July 14, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Trico Products Corporation recently received a silver rating in the Subaru of America Supplier Program. Subaru of America implements an annual supplier rating program to monitor and improve the supplier base in order to maintain the quality of products and

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AAPEXedu to feature past favorites in 2015 program
July 14, 2015 by Allan Janssen

AAPEXedu will offer a combination of attendees’ favorite presenters and topics, as well as several new experts and sessions in its 2015 program. AAPEX is slated for November 3-5, at the Sands Expo in Las Vegas, Nev., with AAPEXedu sessions starting

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Cardone named one of Philadelphia’s healthiest employers
July 13, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Cardone Industries, Inc. was named one of the region’s healthiest employers by the Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2015 Healthiest Employers of Greater Philadelphia. As a three-time recipient of this award, Cardone continues to expand its initiative to improve the overall health

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‘Garage Gurus’ network expands to additional U.S. markets
July 13, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Federal-Mogul Motorparts is expanding its ‘Garage Gurus’ technical education network with regional training centers in Atlanta, Baltimore, Dallas/Fort Worth, and Rancho Dominguez, Calif. The company, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation, launched the Garage Gurus network in April with training

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Kukui’s Todd Westerlund and Mike Giblin to speak at NACE|CARS 2015
July 13, 2015 by Allan Janssen

Kukui Corporation CEO Todd Westerlund and President of U.S. Operations Mike Giblin will share their marketing and sales knowledge with attendees of this year’s NACE|CARS Expo and Conference. Held in Detroit from July 21-25, 2015, the International Autobody Congress &