If you could make a change in your business to increase proﬁts, you’d do it. But what if you could invest in your employees to save a life?
The New York Times is conducting an ongoing examination of privacy and data, and Bill Hanvey, CEO and president of the Auto Care Association, wrote about the data collected by a modern vehicle. It's about much more than the frequency of oil changes. "Your car knows when you gain weight."
Ford Motor Co. has added a Motorcraft F-150 3.0L diesel fuel filter (FD4627) to its lineup of diesel fuel filters for Super Duty Power Stroke Turbo Diesel engines (FD4615 and FD4625).
The second generation of the Remote Assist Program (RAP) kit from Drew Technologies Inc. includes J2534 module programming for European vehicles.
CRP Automotive offers a new range of AAE electric power steering (EPS) racks for the 2011-2014 Ford F-150.
Tire Discounters Inc. has six stores under construction in a new market — Indianapolis — and it has opened one that will both serve retail consumers, and also serve as a training center for the company's new employees in the capital city.
Training someone to work in a tire store is like teaching algebra — the student has to know the basics first. Muscle memory helps in math, and it can help a new employee learn the ropes without taking shortcuts.
Icahn Automotive Group LLC has revealed eight priorities for a multi-year transformation plan, and managing the company’s tire inventory is near the top of the list.
Recent conversations with dealers leave us with a view that retail sell-out continues to trend positively as retail conditions remain healthy and volumes improved over the prior year’s period (8th straight month). From a volume standpoint, surveyed dealers relayed they saw unit sales volumes improve modestly (~1.1%) compared to the same period last year.
Recent conversations with dealers leave us with a view that retail sell-out remains healthy and trends continue to remain on the positive side of the ledger. From a volume standpoint, surveyed dealers relayed they saw unit sales volumes improve in the low-single-digit range compared to the same period last year and were up roughly 1% for the first quarter as a whole.
Federal-Mogul Motorparts has introduced Jurid and Ferodo brake rotors to the North American market.
The MaxiSys MS906TS from Autel Intelligent Technology Corp. Ltd. combines advanced diagnostics with tire pressure management system (TPMS) functionality.
Two more Tire Discounters Inc. stores are open for business. One is located in the Decatur, Ala., area, the other in Farragut, Tenn.
Brake system service has its own set of issues, starting with “rust never sleeps.”
ASA Automotive Systems Inc. wanted to help its dealers easily interact with customers and build their online reputation through reviews. So it partnered with Podium Corp. Inc.
Continental AG will release its complete first-quarter results on Thursday, May 9. However, CEO Elmar Degenhart presented an early look at the numbers at the company’s annual shareholders’ meeting, held recently in Hanover, Germany. And he was satisfied with what he called “solid” results.