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Join the Canadian Technician social media community
(August 21, 2013) -- Are you on Facebook and Twitter? Connect with Canadian Technician to share your Eye Spy photos and car service stories. Like us on Facebook to connect with other Canadian automotive professionals. Our Facebook page is an easy way to submit your Eye S ...more

Mitchell 1 names 2013 Educator of the Year
(August 21, 2013) -- David Byrd of Goldsboro, N.C. was named the Mitchell 1 2013 Educator of the Year during North American Council of Automotive Teachers (NACAT) conference held recently in Quebec City. Each year, Mitchell 1 recognizes one of the nation’s top teachers f ...more

Skilled trade project earns charitable status
(August 20, 2013) -- Mercy Tech Mission, started by Canadian Technician writer Rick Cogbill, teaches life-changing skills to the poor. ...more

NACE will address parts procurement certification at ASRW
(August 19, 2013) -- Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) has announced two 90-minute panel discussions taking place during ASRW|NACE|CARS. These additional panels will address electronic parts procurement and certification programs. ASRW will take place Thursday and ...more

AAPEX Facebook community exceeds 50,000 likes
(August 16, 2013) -- The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) Facebook community reached more than 50,000 likes on Aug. 7. AAPEX is set for Tuesday, Nov. 5 through Thursday, Nov. 7, at the Sands Expo Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, and will feature nearly 2,400 exhibi ...more

Pressure Systems International’s San Antonio expansion completed
(August 15, 2013) -- Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.) has completed an expansion to their San Antonio quality control laboratory and product testing facility. The newest expansion adds approximately 240 square feet of floor space converted to accommodate new equi ...more

Registration open for AIA Canada’s Western Canada Automotive Service Providers
(August 15, 2013) -- Planned specifically for today’s shop owners and managers who are stretched to the limit with both time and resources, the Western Canada Automotive Service Providers Forum is the ideal venue to empower yourself with the knowledge you need. The foru ...more

Napa Autopro ranked highest in customer satisfaction, says J.D. Power
(August 14, 2013) -- For the third consecutive year, Napa Autopro has been ranked highest in customer satisfaction of all aftermarket repair chains. Lexus is top new-car dealership. ...more

Auto Camping expands specialty tool line
(August 14, 2013) -- Partners with American tool manufacturer AST to distribute high-quality specialized tools for European car repair. ...more

MSO Symposium registration open for ASRW
(August 14, 2013) -- Automotive Service & Repair Week (ASRW) has announced the third annual MSO Symposium will take place Wednesday, Oct. 16 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. Attendance to this event will again be limited to qualified collision repair m ...more

Leanne Jefferies joins AIA Canada
(August 13, 2013) -- The Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of Leanne Jefferies to the position of director, collision programs. As part of AIA’s senior management team, Leanne will play a key role in the organization ...more

CIAA to hold annual general meeting and convention
(August 12, 2013) -- Vintage cars, museum visit, and leading industry speakers are on the agenda for the Aug. 16-17 event in Wetaskiwin, Alta. ...more

AVI Training Conference returns to AAPEX
(August 12, 2013) -- The AVI Training Conference will again take place alongside the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX), giving attendees the opportunity to participate in two industry events while in Las Vegas. The AVI Conference is slated for Monday, Nov. 4 a ...more

Sailun Tire launches Canadian website
(August 12, 2013) -- Sailun Tires Canada is has launched its new fully-featured Canadian website: The new site has extensive content, including information about passenger, light truck tires and commercial truck tires. is intended to educat ...more

Ontario College of Trades seeking 23 full-time Enforcement Officers
(August 09, 2013) -- The Ontario College of Trades is currently hiring Enforcement Officers to administer and enforce the Ontario College of Trades and Apprenticeship Act (OCTAA) and other Acts, regulations, standards in accordance with College policies and procedures in ...more

CRP named "Fit-Friendly Worksite"
(August 09, 2013) -- The American Heart Association has recognized automotive parts distributor, CRP Industries, as a “Fit-Friendly Worksite”. The award was presented to the company along with gold status honours for meeting specific criteria for employee wellness. Works ...more

Best July on record for Canadian new car sales
(August 08, 2013) -- The new vehicle market in Canada surged forward in July, entering the second half of 2013 with a 7.3 percent year-over-year sales increase. With 158,993 new light vehicles sold last month, the market experienced its best July ever, beating the previo ...more

Veyance Technologies wins Fleet Brake’s Manufacturer of the Year award
(August 07, 2013) -- Fleet Brake, a leading heavy duty parts distributor in Canada, presented Veyance Technologies, Inc. – manufacturer of Goodyear Engineered Products – with the 2013 Manufacturer of the Year Award at its annual Stampede Trade Show & BBQ in Calgary on Ju ...more

Over $175,000 raised in Ontario tire recycling blitz
(August 07, 2013) -- Scrap tires are transforming communities across the province and fulfilling the dreams of children within The Sunshine Foundation of Canada's network. Between May 27 and June 1, 2013, Ontarians dropped off 58,371 used tires at 60 locations across the ...more

AIA partners with Newspapers Canada to promote maintenance and safety
(August 06, 2013) -- Newspapers Canada and the Automotive Industries Association (AIA) of Canada have announced a new media partnership, effective August 1, 2013. As the national trade association for Canada's automotive aftermarket industry, AIA represents more than 900 ...more

Monroe offering “Brake Check” rebate program
(August 06, 2013) -- The “Monroe Brakes Brake Check” promotion available August 1 through October 31, 2013 offers motorists a chance to earn up to a $30 rebate cheque for qualifying Monroe Brakes purchases. The latest Monroe Brakes promotion is available for qualifying p ...more

Saskatchewan automotive student honoured
(August 05, 2013) -- Jordan Leier of Anderson’s Transmission and Auto Care in Saskatoon was recently honoured with a “Highest Overall Achievement” award for his academic achievement at the Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Science and Technology. The award, presented by ...more

AAPEX offers VIP Experience Contest for attendees
(August 01, 2013) -- The Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) is offering attendees the chance to win a free VIP Experience Trip to the 2013 event. AAPEX will feature more than 2,300 exhibitors and nearly 5,000 booths with the latest products and services in the ...more

Five finalist positions remain in Champion “King of the Road” contest
(August 01, 2013) -- The contest, which has already awarded $2,500 in prizes and generated more than 50,000 votes, still has five weekly prizes remaining before the King of the Road finals determines the $5,000 grand prize winner. Champion spark plugs, wipers and chemica ...more

Matco Japan names Redline Detection first U.S. supplier
(August 01, 2013) -- Redline Detection, a leader in OEM-approved automotive diagnostic leak detection equipment and developer of the Smoke Pro, has announced it has been selected to supply its OEM-approved Smoke Pro Total Tech to Mac Tools Japan. Redline Detection is the ...more

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