Axalta now offers I-CAR’s professional development program

The ten new accredited RPM learning courses will provide estimators and production managers with the opportunity to acquire up to 13 and 17 additional I-CAR credit hours respectively.

Toronto, Ontario – July 6, 2018 — Axalta now offers I-CAR’s professional development program credit hours to collision repair professionals online, becoming the first company to do so.     “At Axalta, we’re always looking for innovative ways to help our customers grow their business and improve performance,” said Troy Weaver, Vice President, Axalta North America […]

It might soon pay to own a Hyundai

Australian Hyundai owners will soon be able to rent out their vehicles

By CRM Staff    Toronto, Ontario – July 6, 2018 — Australian Hyundai owners will soon have the option to rent out their vehicles.     The automaker has joined forces with Car Next Door, a car sharing company that allows vetted users to rent from a selection of nearby vehicles. Hyundai is currently in the […]

Mazda recalls 270,000 cars after airbag scare

Mazda has recalled close to 270,000 vehicles due to an airbag scare

By CRM Staff   Toronto, Ontario — July 6, 2018 —Japanese automaker Mazda has recalled close to 270,000 vehicles equipped with Takata airbags, which the company fears have the potential to explode, according to the Associated Press.    The possibility exists that, under certain conditions, chemicals used in the inflation of the airbags could start […]

The AV Report: July 6, 2018

Toronto prepares for project that would see driver-less buses transport commuters

Toronto, Ontario — July 6, 2018 — In this week’s AV Report: A collision repair shop mocks AVs in a television commercial, the TTC launches a study of AVs, the risk-based evaluations that could make auto insurers relevant in the world of AVs and much, much more!   This is fantastic: A collision repair shop […]