Costly Mistake: Former collision repair owner pleads guilty

Halifax, Nova Scotia — September 9, 2019 — The use of an uncertified car lift with disabled safety mechanisms and a lack of an emergency response plan in place for working with hazardous materials are likely to cost one former auto repair business owner to pay dearly. Six years after a fatal accident at Your […]

Canadian repairers crush WorldSkills Kazan 2019

Toronto, Ontario — September 10, 2019 — With more than 150,000 spectators, 1,700 competitors and 70 represented countries, the ‘Olympics of the Trades’ didn’t fall short of excitement and intensity this year as students across the globe fought hard to strike gold in the semi-annual WorldSkills competition Located in Kazan Russia, the five-day event allowed students of […]

Tuesday Ticker: September 10, 2019

Toronto, Ontario — September 9, 2019 — In this week’s Tuesday Ticker: Toyota’s electric car sales ride high, and two ride-sharing giants see stocks dip shortly after going public.   Toyota’s Triumph Canadians believe in Toyota—particularly in its electric vehicles, the company’s August sales records show.  The manufacturer sold more than 22,000 vehicles last month, […]

MT300 Professional DA Polisher from Meguiar’s

Designed for use in conjunction with Meguiar’s DBP5 backing plates, the MT300 polishes using five inch pads and disks.   With a built-in thumb adjustable speed dial and a range of 3,000 to 7,500 orbits per minute, this polisher puts versatility at its forefront.   Inside its circuits is its Digital Torque Management system, designed […]

All the Fixings: Fix Auto to host annual regional conferences in upcoming weeks

Toronto, Ontario — Sept. 9th, 2019 — Fix Automotive Network will be hosting its annual team-building regional conferences in Quebec, King City and Calgary in the coming weeks.   The company began hosting the regional meetings in 2016. The gatherings provide an intimate setting exclusively for Fix Auto shop owners to give feedback on how […]

High Fives for Kids takes on AIA Canada’s scholarship program

September 9, 2019 — Ottawa, Ontario — With Canadian students gearing up to return to classes, the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce that its successful scholarship program is now part of the AIA High Fives for Kids Foundation activities. “For more than 30 years, the scholarship program has offered hundreds […]