compiled by Jerold B. Smith

Calendar of Events

FEBRUARY

Feb. 28-Mar. 1 * 2015 Mega Show, Competition Specialties, Inc., Auburn. For details, visit www.competitionspecialties.com.

 

MARCH

March 3-6 * The Work Truck Show 2015 and 51st annual NTEA Convention, Indiana Convention Center, Indianapolis. Visit www.ntea.com.

Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 00:11
FEBRUARY Feb. 5-7 * 35th annual International Trade Show and Training Event, Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS), Caribe Royale Hotel & Convention Center, Orlando, Fla. Visit www.macsw.org. Feb. 5-8 * Portland International Auto Show, Oregon Convention Center, Portland. Visit www....
Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 00:11
ALASKA      NAPA training programs set for February and March in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Wasilla include “Electrical World Class Diagnostics” and “Fuel System Analysis.” Contact local NAPA suppliers for dates and locations of the classes.   ...
Sunday, February 1, 2015 - 00:11
GMC award. In late December, the GMC Canyon was named the Best of the Best/Truck for 2015 by Autoweek. Editors praised the all-new midsize pickup for its design, utility, features, and perfect size. “Of the hundreds of vehicles Autoweek tests each year, only a relative few truly stand out...
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 00:11
Stable forecast. The National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) has projected that 16.94 million light-duty cars and trucks will be sold or leased in the U.S. during 2015. “Rising employment and wages, continued low interest rates, and lower gasoline prices all signal an increase in new...
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 00:11
ALASKA NAPA Auto Tech will present Electrical World Class Diagnostics seminars for technicians in February at three locations in the state: Feb. 17 at the Hutchison Career Center in Fairbanks — contact Jay McFetridge at 907-388-2592; Feb. 18 at the Wasilla NAPA Training Center in Wasilla...
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 00:11
Kia electrifies. Kia has launched its first all-electric vehicle, albeit in California only for now. Using the platform of its most popular vehicle, the Soul EV starts at a reported $33,700, less the $7,500 federal tax credit, and a $2,500 electric vehicle rebate for California buyers. In 2015, the...
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 00:11
IDAHO Doug Dugger, the owner of Custom Auto & Repair, a Federated Car Care Center in Idaho Falls, is the grand-prize winner of the national Federated Car Care “Pick Your Pickup” Sweepstakes. As part of his prize, Dugger received a trip for two to Las Vegas and badges to attend both...
Monday, December 1, 2014 - 00:11
DECEMBER Dec. 9-10 * 2014 Light-Duty Emission Control Symposium, sponsored by SAE, Troy, Mich. Visit www.sae.org. JANUARY Jan. 22-25 * Semi-Annual Retreat & Management Conference, ASA Northwest, Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum, Wash. Visit www.asanorthwest.com or call 253-473-6970. Jan. 22-25 * 2015...
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 23:11
IDAHO Four students at Brigham Young University in Rexburg have been named recipients of the 2014 SEMA Memorial Scholarship program. They include Ryan Call, Leonard Howe, Tyler Nelson (Performance Warehouse Association & Light Truck Accessory Alliance Award), and Harmon Newhouse. The Specialty...
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 23:11
Oct. 30-Nov. 2 * 2104 ATRA Powertrain Expo, sponsored by the Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. Visit www.atra.com. Nov. 1-3 * 2014 International Big R Show (in conjunction with AAIW), sponsored by the Automotive Parts Remanufacturers...
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