CCIF Preview: Mike Anderson says ‘Virtual Steering’ is coming soon

Mike Anderson of Collision Advice will speak at the CCIF Cars & Technology Showcase on 'Virtual Steering' and the increased demands on collision repair facilities to use OE procedures.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — January 14, 2016 — The biggest event in the history of the Canadian collision repair industry draws near. The CCIF Toronto Cars & Technology Showcase takes place January 28 and 29 in Vaughan, north of Toronto. If you haven’t got a ticket yet, you could be out of luck. […]

ALI releases 2016 Lifting Points Guide

The newly-released Lifting Point Guide uses over 200 undercarriage images, covering the most recent 25 model years.

Cortland, New York — January 13, 2016 — The Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) has launched the 2016 edition of its publication, “Vehicle Lifting Points for Frame Engaging Lifts.” This updated guide is a quick-reference single-source manual for lifting point information as recommended by the vehicle manufacturers. The 70-page Lifting Point Guide (LP-G) for domestic and […]

Rondex to hold customer service training session

Rondex Logo

By Mike Davey Winnipeg, Manitoba — January 13, 2016 — Rondex has announced it hold a training seminar specific to collision repair customer service representatives. The course was developed by Axalta Coating Systems.  The course will take place at Delta Winnipeg Hotel in Winnipeg on Saturday, January 30, 2016. The training lasts a full day, […]

Ink & Iron preps ’63 Lincoln for Canadian International AutoShow

The staff of Ink & Iron, hard at work on the custom '63 Lincoln that will be on display at the Kreator Custom Motorcycles booth.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — January 13, 2016 — It’s that time of year again, when the industry starts ramping up for the auto shows coming to your local convention centre.  In Toronto, GTA residents are getting ready for the Canadian International AutoShow, occurring February 12 to 21 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This […]

Europe’s largest recycling show to include outdoor demo area

At the outdoor demo area at CARS 2014. Outdoor demos allows exhibitors to showcase equipment capabilities in a real life setting.

Derby, United Kingdom — January 13, 2016 — Automotive recycling is a global industry. In Europe, the biggest event for auto recyclers is the Complete Auto Recycling and Secondary Materials (CARS) trade show. This year’s event takes place July 13 and 14, 2016 at Donington Park Circuit in Derby, United Kingdom. With the 2014 event […]

Malaysia to host next International Roundtable on Auto Recycling

The 2016 IRT will take place at Hatten Hotel Melaka in Malaysia.

Toronto, Ontario — January 13, 2016 — It’s official: the 9th International Roundtable on Auto Recycling (IRT) will take place at Hatten Hotel Melaka, Malaysia on April 20 to 23, 2016. The IRT brings together the leading international automotive recycler associations, industry players, officials, guest speakers and local auto recyclers to discuss global auto recycling […]