Tuesday Ticker: October 19, 2021

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— In this weekly edition of Collision Repair’s Tuesday Ticker, PPG breaks a number of its own records and Stellantis enters a lucrative partnership with an electronics giant. Pumped up PPG PPG stock has hit a new high four times over in the last five days, according to the market tracking website FostersLeader. […]

Akzo Amenities: Dave Kindig to appear at AkzoNobel SEMA booth, Carbeat demonstrations

Las Vegas, Nevada — AkzoNobel plans on bringing some star power to the SEMA show this year as the automotive paint giant announced that Dave Kindig of Kindig-it Design and MotorTrend Network’s Bitchin’ Rides will be hanging around the booth again this year. As well as appearances from Kindig, visitors to Akzo’s booth #20060 will […]

Slip on your ADAS: AAA study shows most safety systems fail in moderate rainfall

Toronto, Ontario — A new study from AAA shows that most cars can’t see much better in the rain than you can as vehicle safety systems are reported to falter in inclement weather. During closed course testing, AAA simulated rainfall and found that test vehicles equipped with automatic emergency braking (AEB) traveling at 35 mph […]