Will GM create a certified collision program?

The 2017 Buick LaCrosse body-in-white. Statements from John Eck indicate that GM is considering a certification program for collision repairs to its cars. The 2017 Buick Lacrosse shows the proliferation of advanced materials. Various high-strength steels account for nearly 30 percent of the structure, with aluminum taking up another 9 percent.

By Jeff Sanford Toronto, Ontario — May 16, 2016 — The most recent Guild 21 teleconference featured presenter John Eck of General Motors. Eck is the Manager, Wholesale Dealer Channel for General Motors Customer Care & Aftersales. He is responsible for managing the collision business, including GM Dealer wholesale parts strategies, programs and industry relationships. […]