Glass on the Go: NOVUS Glass welcomes first, exclusively mobile franchise in Canada

Brampton, Ontario —  Fix Network, Ontario welcomes Steve Ramdan and Brian Ganase as the first franchise strategic partners to offer auto glass repair and replacement services using NOVUS Glass mobile van. The NOVUS van handles any repair or replacement needs customers may have wherever they are.  “In today’s reality there is a real need for […]

EV/AV Report: July 13, 2020

ROAD TRIP Elon Musk has revealed that the Tesla Cybertruck will attempt a cross-country trip later this year—potentially highlighting the Cybertruck’s road-tripping capabilities. The trip was announced after Michael Hodges stated the East Coast also needed to see the truck—since the vehicle has mainly been showcased in the West Coast.  This road trip will allow […]

SCRS Session: Dave Luehr and Society of Collision Repair Specialists to host webinar

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— On July 28, at 2 p.m. EST (1 p.m. CDT), Dave Luehr’s Elite Body Shop Solutions will be hosting a webinar alongside Aaron Schulenburg, the executive director for the  U.S.-based Society of Collision Repair Specilalists (SCRS). Schulenburg will join Luehr for the Power of Community: The Grass Roots of SCRS and What […]

Believe it or Not: July 10, 2020

Toronto, Ontario — Get your weekly dose of wacky content in the latest Collision Repair Believe it or Not! Featuring one-way warriors, gas cap conundrums, way-too-wide turns and much, much more!

Readers’ Choice Roll: Orangeville Banner announces 2019 Readers’ Choice awards

Orangeville, Ontario —  The Orangeville Banner is celebrating its annual Readers’ Choice awards, highlighting the top voted businesses serving Dufferin County. With over 4,000 winners, a variety of businesses were awarded, including several in the automotive industry.  Highlighted in collision repair were CSN Legget’s Collision, C-Line Auto Collision, Inglewood Garage and CarStar Orangeville.  The Body […]

Virtual Event: Canadian Collision Industry Forum meeting to be held online

Toronto, Ontario —  In light of the on-going concerns around COVID-19, the Canadian Collision Industry Forum (CCIF) has decided to change the original meeting—which was previously set to be held in Vancouver, on September 24-25, 2020—to a virtual experience on October 7-8, 2020. This year’s inaugural event will be CCIF’s first-ever virtual conference and it […]

Webinar Notice: Guild 21 hosts second counterfeit parts webinar

Toronto, Ontario — After the last Guild 21 webinar on counterfeit parts ran short on time and quickly reached max capacity, Guild 21 has decided to run a second webinar on the same topic.  The online event will be held today at 11 a.m. PT (1 p.m. CDT) and Guild 21 says this time access […]

Online Auction: Silverstone Auctions presents a collection of 35 rare Porsches

London, U.K. — Thirty-five rare Porsche cars are to be sold online through Silverstone Auctions, from July 31 to Aug. 2.  The collection of cars, known as “The Stuttgart Collection” was hand-picked over several years to include a range of ultra-rare, and low mileage models.  The collection features a 1996 Porsche 911 (993) Turbo in […]

CAR Coalition warns Congress of OEM tactics

Toronto, Ontario ⁠— Allstate, the Automotive Body Parts Association, LKQ Corp and other members of the newly-formed Consumer Access to Repair (CAR) Coalition have penned a letter to the U.S. House Energy and Commerce committee leaders, warning the officials of the “monopolistic and expensive” nature of automaker’s certified collision repair programs.  The CAR Coalition is […]