Mountain

Independent’s new facility built to offer the best of dealership and independent worlds

New location features parts department with full-time staff and lifts in every bay

Boulder, Colo.—When Independent Motors outgrew its facility on West Pearl Street, where it had operated for more than 30 years, Owner Bill Bender decided to build a new facility from the ground up instead of buying an existing building.

“It’s funny how it worked out, but we moved on August 2, 2013, exactly 30 years and a day after we opened in 1983,” Bender said.

Friday, October 3, 2014 - 09:41
Denver, Colo., October 3, 2014 - State Farm®, the largest insurer in Colorado, brought in additional resources to help customers in and around the Denver metro area recover from the severe weather earlier this week.  As of Friday, more than 3,800 auto claims and approximately1,000...
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 09:21
Drive Train Industries is pleased to provide you with the “DTI Bulletin” email with a Clutch and Brake Training Update. Training (Denver & Greeley): Complimentary Clutch Clinics: Denver Classes: Location:  Drive Train Industries, 5555 Joliet Street, Denver, CO 80239 Date:...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:11
Greeley, Colo.—Is it beneficial in today’s automotive industry for a shop to develop a professional niche? Louie’s Alignment & Brake thinks so. It has developed a reputation as the drivability experts for all-makes/ all-models in the Greeley area, Owner Jay Doll said. And...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:11
COLORADO Drive Train Industries will host two complimentary clutch clinics at its offices in Greeley, Oct. 8, and Denver, Oct. 9. Classes are from 5:30-7 p.m. and include a free dinner at 5 p.m. Instructor Craig Callaway, technical support specialist at ACE Manufacturing and Parts, will cover...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:11
Colorado Springs, Colo.—In a bid to better compete with consolidators, Joe and Carole Hamlin opened a second collision repair facility in June, officially earning status as an MSO. The couple’s original location, which opened in 2005, remains on Southmoor Drive in Fountain.  ...
Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 00:11
Denver—It’s not often that someone purchases a business they patronize, but that’s exactly what Greg Gallagher did before acquiring Aspen Tire & Auto on Paris Street in April.  He has since renamed it Peoria Crossing Tire & Auto.   While working as general...
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 00:11
Vail, Colo.—Engine & Performance Warehouse Inc. (EPWI) named its 2013 “Vendor of the Year” and “Representative of the Year” at its Awards Dinner during EPWI’s 27th annual Summer Conference, Thursday, Aug. 7, in Vail, Colo. More than 100 channel partners were...
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 00:11
Cheyenne, Wyo.—During the summer months, it’s not uncommon for Jim Haller, owner of Haller’s Repair, to have eight to 10 motorhomes parked in front of his shop, waiting for repairs, he said. And even though the motorhome business is seasonal, mostly occurring June through...
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 00:11
Rocky Mountain Diesel Injection is authorized and contracted by manufacturers Greeley, Colo.—In the U.S., there are only 326 shops like Rocky Mountain Diesel Injection that are authorized repair centers, contracted by manufacturers, to offer diesel injection service and warranty work, Owner...
Monday, September 1, 2014 - 00:11
Sheridan, Colo.—It’s not often a businessman credits a recession, in part, with the success of his establishment.  But that is exactly what Al Dunn, owner of the venerable High Country Performance 4x4 (HCP4x4), says. “Surprisingly, what helped us out was the downturn in the...
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