Fix Auto Brampton East holds BBQ to celebrate Grand Re-Opening

Brampton, Ontario — July 7, 2014 — Fix Auto Canada is pleased to welcome a new strategic partner to the network, Fix Auto Brampton East located at 2 Gateway Blvd. in Brampton, Ont.  Fix Auto Brampton East held its Grand Re-Opening with a summer BBQ on June 26, 2014. The facility is part of Gateway […]

Pro Spot announces aluminum welders, wire, and training

      Carlsbad, California — July 7, 2014 — Pro Spot has announced the availability of welders, wire, and training compatible with the Ford Collision Repair Program for the 2015 Ford F-150.  The program requires a dedicated aluminum MIG welding system. The welder must be 220V and equipped with Pulse MIG Technology. Pro Spot […]

Mitchell Road Show coming to Calgary

  Kicking off the Mitchell Road Show’s first stop in Vancouver. From left: Frank Vaski, Pauline Perenack, and Michel Gagnon of Mitchell; Joe Bove and Ed Kennedy of Mercedes-Benz North Vancouver.                         Calgary, Alberta — July 7, 2014 — Mitchell International has taken its […]

CSN – D’s Collision celebrates 25 years

    Phil Carkner, Don Teevens of Co-Auto, Dennis Carkner, Will Clarke of BASF and Gerry Ouimet of Co-Auto. Also shown with Phil is his son Weston. Phil says the business took possession of the new building on the same day his son was born, July 18, 2013.               […]

I-CAR accredits DeVilbiss as training course provider

Swanton, Ohio — July 7, 2014 — DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing announces that it has been accredited by I-CAR as an Industry Training Alliance provider of continuing automotive education to the collision repair industry. “We are excited to now offer our I-CAR accredited SprayMasterTM Paint Technician Class to the collision repair industry,” says Hans Horstik, DeVilbiss […]

Honda crash simulator helps make driving safer

Marysville, Ohio — July 7, 2014 — In its constant pursuit of designing and building safer vehicles for all road users, Honda is introducing a new three-dimensional, crash-simulation visualization technology based on 3DEXCITE’s Deltagen. The technology takes the output from a commonly-used advanced simulation software package, known as LS-DYNA CAE, and renders the event in […]

Cultural tour itinerary announced for NACE 2014

Colleyville, Texas — July 7, 2014 — ASA and NACE | CARS announce the offering of organized technical and historical cultural tours in Detroit. All attendees will have the opportunity to register for any of the nine tours, featuring historic Motor City locations, OEM plant and factory tours, as well as tours of Canada. Ford […]

I-CAR celebrates 35 years of training leadership

Hoffman Estates, Illinois — July 7, 2014 — I-CAR, the inter-industry conference on auto collision repair, is announcing the celebration of its 35th anniversary of improving the quality and safety of collision repair to benefit the industry and consumers. The organization was formed in 1979 when leaders convened to create a technical focus on collision […]