Can You Believe This?! August 13, 2021

Toronto, Ontario — Catch tow-tally bizarre trailers, exhaustion-inducing mods, minivans turned makeshift bunk beds and much, much more–all in this week’s extra wacky Friday-the-thirteenth edition of Collision Repair‘s Can You Believe This?!

The Glory of Gloria

If you’ve accompanied Gloria Mann at any industry event in years past, you’ll know she’s a popular lady. “During my first in-person industry event in January 2019, Gloria, myself and our web designer Cassie were tasked with visiting each exhibitor booth in the spacious hall, conducting interviews with presenters, guests and anyone else we may […]

Hon-Da Way to Greatness: Latest Guild 21 webinar talks “All Things Honda”

Toronto, Ontario — “All Things Honda” was the topic of discussion at this month’s Guild 21 webinar as George, Micki and Gabriel were joined by three of the OEM’s top collision repair experts to talk about some changes in the Honda world. This latest Guild 21 presentation featured Scott Kaboos, Dane Rounkles and John Chambers: […]

Catalytic Crime: Catalytic converter thefts on the rise in Saskatchewan

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan — Catalytic converter thefts are on the rise in Saskatchewan, according to the province’s public insurer. So far in 2021, there have been 170 catalytic converter thefts reported to SGI—five times more than the year prior. “Right now, the cost of those claims is just over half a million dollars, and it’s also […]

Subaru Celebrations: Subaru achieves production of 20 million all-wheel-drive vehicles

Toronto, Ontario — Subaru achieved an impressive milestone this summer, by producing more than 20 million units of its all-wheel drive (AWD) vehicles.  The milestone was achieved in the 49th year since the company introduced the Subaru Leone 4WD Estate Van, Japan’s first mass-produced AWD passenger car, in September 1972. AWD models currently account for […]