VIDEO: Polyvance shows how to profit from repair on hidden pieces

The video shows details for repairs to the intercooler for a Ford Escape Eco Boost. Polyvance says the techniques can be used on many other parts found under the hood.

By CRM Staff   Rainsville, Alabama — April 30, 2017 — A new video from Polyvance has an intriguing title: Profiting from Plastic Repair on Hidden Pieces. According to a note from company President Kurt Lammon accompanying the video, “One of the many additional benefits to plastic repair using nitrogen plastic welding in your shop […]

Women’s Industry Network announces winners of 2017 Scholarship Program

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Leesburg,Virginia — April 30, 2017 — The Women’s Industry Network (WIN) has announced the recipients of the WIN College Student Tuition and Conference Scholarship Award. This award is presented to students enrolled in a post-secondary collision repair technology program. Each scholarship recipient will receive a $1,000.00 scholarship to continue their post-secondary education in collision repair, […]

Former F1 mechanic Marc Priestley joins IBIS line-up

Former McLaren Formula One race mechanic and TV presenter Marc Priestley joins the speaker line-up for IBIS 2017. Priestley’s presentation will look at the unique role of the pit crew in F1 success.

London, United Kingdom — April 30, 2017 — The International Bodyshop Industry Symposium (IBIS) has announced that former McLaren Formula One race mechanic and TV presenter Marc Priestley will join the world class line-up at the IBIS Global Summit 2017. Collision Repair magazine is the exclusive Canadian media partner for IBIS 2017. Speaking on the […]

The Autonomous Report: Flying cars are popping up; driveless tech in Shanghai

The Kitty Hawk Flyer, a "flying car" design from a company owned by Google founder Larry Page. More than a dozen companies are currently working on some sort of flying vehicle for the masses.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — April 30, 2017 — We take to the skies with this week’s Autonomous Report, with news of flying cars coming in from several fronts. We also take a swing by Shanghai for some highlights of the driverless tech rolling out at that city’s auto show and much, much, more! […]