CARSTAR Quebec West latest addition to the CARSTAR network

  Luc and Claude Michaude, owners of CARSTAR Québec West.   Québec City, Québec — January 22, 2014 — CARSTAR Automotive Canada continues its expansion in Quebec by welcoming new franchise partners Claude and Luc Michaud of Garage Michaud Lejeune. The centre, now known as CARSTAR Québec West, is located at 1505 Parc Technologique Blvd. at […]

ARC, Summerhill announce Grants in Gear award winners

Toronto, Ontario — January 22, 2014 — The Automotive Recyclers of Canada (ARC) and Summerhill Impact have announced the four winners in the inaugural award of the Grants in Gear program.  A five-member jury used a scoring matrix to evaluate each application’s potential to achieve their stated environmental results, as well as to deliver against […]

Minicars fare poorly in small overlap front crash tests

Arlington, Virginia — January 22, 2013 — Only 1 minicar out of 11 tested achieved an acceptable rating in small overlap front crash tests conducted by the U.S.-based Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). These results are the worst of any category evaluated so far. The Chevrolet Spark’s acceptable rating in the test, along with […]