Can You Believe This?! February 18, 2022

Toronto, Ontario — Discover a new way to take your pooches for a safe and secure car ride; see the world’s shiniest Ford F150; find the one trigger that’ll make you a nosy neighbour and much, much more–all in this week’s Can You Believe This?! video!

Heavy Learning: HD Repair Forum announces education lineup for in-person event

Fort Worth, Texas — This year’s Heavy Duty (HD) Repair Forum will focus on the impact of new vehicle technology and prepare the heavy- and medium-duty collision repair industry for the increasing number of electrified and ADAS-equipped vehicles on the road today. It is scheduled for April 5-6 at the Hilton in Fort Worth, Texas. […]

School’s In: B.C. reintroduces skilled trade certification for 10 trades

Victoria, British Columbia — The recently introduced Skilled Trades BC Act aims to reintroduce skilled trade certification, previously repealed in 2003. This would require people to register as an apprentice or be a certified journeyperson to work in one of the 10 initial mechanical, electrical and automotive trades. The BC government is also investing $5 […]

Right Fit: Bentley Motors, Ford turn toward 3D printing for parts, accessories

Toronto, Ontario — Both Bentley Motors and Ford Motor Co. made 3D-printing announcements this week, with the former announcing its exploration in 3D printed vehicle components, down to powertrains, and Ford releasing open-source files for customized interior accessories. Bentley’s announcement came alongside an investment in the automaker’s additive manufacturing (AM) capacity at its Crewe, England, factory, […]