Monster Energy’s Courtney Duncan Premieres ‘Girl on Fire’ Mini-Doc Ahead of World Title Defense

Reigning WMX World Champion Shares Challenging Title Victory Journey in Online Video Launched Today CORONA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#courtneyduncanmonsterenergy–Every victory has a story. In a mini documentary launched to millions of fans worldwide through Monster Energy’s global channels, motocross athlete Courtney Duncan shares her hard-earned victory in the 2019 Women’s Motocross World Championship (WMX). The ‘Girl on […]

B.C. Bravery: Unknown tow pros help RCMP bust gun-wielding criminals

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Vancouver, British Columbia — Two unidentified tow truck drivers participated in an RCMP operation to capture two men suspected of theft and firearms and narcotics-related crimes. On Wednesday, a suspicious vehicle pulling a trailer reported as stolen was spotted in Northern B.C. Shortly thereafter, a radio request was made to commercial truck drivers, asking for […]

Classroom Contribution: Audatex donates millions towards industry training programs

Toronto, Ontario — Audatex, a Solera Company has donated more than US$2 million worth of software subscriptions to schools offering collision repair training programs–and the funds are available to schools both in the United States and Canada. The donation is in partnership with the Collision Repair Education Foundation (CREF) and serves as part of an […]

AV/EV Report: February 17, 2020

Snowy strides Self-driving vehicles are constantly undergoing development tests, but, as Canada continues to experience its typical winter weather, a question has been raised⁠—how do autonomous vehicles operate in snowy conditions? Newly released data from a collaboration between the University of Toronto and the University of Waterloo will help train future self-driving cars to handle […]

Canadian Connection: Symach and DCR System’s game-changing Ohio facility

Toronto, Ontario — February 14, 2019– Canadian auto repair facilities played a key role in inspiring a partnership responsible for a cutting-edge Ohio bodyshop. Designed through a partnership between Symach and DCR Systems, Lindsay Auto Body makes use of Symach hardware and software and DCR System’s production process with Symach’s Fixline and paint application processes. […]

Warranty Rewrite: Toyota addresses peeling paint

Toronto, Ontario — February 14, 2019 — Toyota has a new plan to fix peeling white paint on its vehicles. In a letter sent to drivers of its white cars, Toyota Canada announced a warranty enhancement program for owners of models painted in its blizzard pearl and super white colour schemes. Both designs, offered since […]

Tuesday Ticker: February 18, 2019

Market Correction After seeing its value tumble by 18 percent on February 5, Tesla’s stock has steadily gained back some ground. At the time of publication, the value of the stock was $776.34 US, up from a $734.70 US on February 5. On February 4, the stock reached an all-time high, trading at $887.06 before […]

Andrew Shepherd: Solving Ontario’s premium problem

By Andrew Shepherd News that auto insurance rates in Ontario are going up as much as 11 percent is surely daunting to the province’s drivers – Ontario already boasts the country’s second-highest rates. Perhaps a solution can be found by looking West? Canada’s public insurance provinces are adopting ‘universal’ collision repair standards covering training, equipment […]