SEMA seeking superstars for next Launch Pad competition

Launch Pad competitors onstage during the third competition. This is the fourth year for SEMA's Launch Pad.

Diamond Bar, California — March 31, 2016 — Young and emerging entrepreneurs in the automotive aftermarket are often full of ideas and are willing to work hard, but they may still need help to jumpstart their business. An announcement from the SEMA Young Executives Network (YEN) showcases a new opportunity to do just that. SEMA […]

Pro Spot offers free I-CAR training with welder purchase

Pro Spot Canada is offering free I-CAR training with the purchase of one of the company's SP-2 or SP-5 Pulse MIG Welders.

Carlsbad, California — March 31, 2016 — Pro Spot Canada has announced a new promotion which includes a free I-CAR Aluminum Welding Course with the purchase of any SP-2 or SP-5 Pulse MIG welder. Body shops that purchase either an SP-2 or SP-5 Pulse MIG welder from an authorized Pro Spot Canadian distributor will be […]

Inside I-CAR’s new Hands-On Skill Development program

Steven Hudey is I-CAR's National Welding Qualification Coordinator for I-CAR. He recently gave us an inside look at I-CAR's newest courses.

By Christopher Gerics Peterborough, Ontario — March 31, 2016 — Solid knowledge of repair techniques can only come with hands-on practice. That’s part of the reason behind I-CAR’s newest courses, Rivet Bonding (RVT01) and MIG Brazing (BRZ02). They are the first offerings in I-CAR’s new Hands-On Skill Development curriculum. Steven Hudey is the National Welding […]