Denso International America Inc. has acquired Holland, Mich.-based InfiniteKey Inc., along with several key patents and research and development resources.
Cardone Industries Inc. has extended the deadline to enter its tech video competition to Jan. 31, 2018. The contest will award $5,000 to the top original video showing the installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part.
The new 19.2V cordless grease gun (part #KTI73970) from K Tool International (KTI) meets KTI heavyweight quality standards delivering up to 3-ounces per minute and can handle up to six grease cartridges on a single charge.
Brake Parts Inc. LLC (BPI) has received the Diamond Award for Excellence from Uni-Select Inc.
The University of the Aftermarket Foundation board of trustees has elected its officers for fiscal year 2018. Veteran aftermarket industry executive Robert Egan is the foundation's new chairman.
Leeds West Groups (LWG) is buying Auto Systems Experts (ASE), an employee-owned company based out of Davenport, Iowa, that operates 42 Midas locations in six states in the Midwest.
In June 2016, when Sears Holding Corp. announced it was attaching its iconic DieHard brand name to tires, the president of Sears Auto Centers told Modern Tire Dealer, “We will learn a lot over the next 18 months about the acceptance of the brand.”
Interstate Batteries will become the exclusive automotive and specialty battery brand to Advance Auto Parts stores and customers in the spring of 2018.
Standard Motor Products Inc. (SMP) has added 324 part numbers to its Standard and Intermotor lines. The release expands coverage through the 2017 model year by an additional 167 million VIO.
Bosch Automotive Service Solutions has released Bravo 2.12, the latest major update to its software for the Evolve and Encore diagnostic tools.
Centric Parts has introduced a line of StopTech GCX disc brake rotors that are specially engineered to restore OE performance and provide superior protection from rust and corrosion, even in extremely harsh conditions.
KYB Americas Corp. has expanded its coverage of the growing truck, SUV and crossover market. The expansion includes growth in the twin-tube Excel-G and Strut-Plus lineups as well as additions to KYB’s monotube lines of Gas-a-Just and MonoMax.
ATEQ TPMS Tools LC has a new TPMS sensor activator and reader available in North America: the VT31. It is designed to read 100% of TPMS sensors.
The annual pairing of the California Tire Dealers Association (CTDA) with Billy Eordekian is almost upon us. And tire- and wheel-related industry vendors and dealers are invited.
Rotary Lift, a Vehicle Service Group (VSG) brand, has released its newest 90 Second Know How instructional video, “Daily 4-Post Inspection.”