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LITTLETON, Colo. (March 25, 2019) – Chevrolet has provided a 2017 Suburban to the Arapahoe Community College Automotive Service Technology program for instructional use. “We appreciate the continued support from General Motors and Chevrolet,” said Jerry Viola, Director of Automotive Technology at...
STAUNTON, Virginia, March 12, 2019 – To recognize its 85th anniversary, S&W Supply in Hays, Kansas didn’t think one event would suffice. The longtime Federated member will commemorate its anniversary with a year-long celebration. From contests to special events to customer appreciation days, S...
SANTA ANA, CA. – (Mar. 4, 2019) – Yokohama Tire, Porsche and Travis Pastrana are taking on the mountain again in the world-renowned Broadmoor Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. For the second straight year, Yokohama is partnering with Porsche Motorsport North America and the Pikes Peak...
GREELEY, CO – February 28, 2019 – Ten Aims Community College automotive technology students have advanced to the state level of the SkilsUSA Challenge competition after dominating at the regional competition on February 14 at Northeastern Junior College. The state competition is being held in...
Advance Auto Parts announced that Rawlins Auto Parts in Rawlins, Wyo., owned by Jeff McGuire, was among the 2018 Top Performing Independent Partner Award Winners. Winners, selected from more than 1,200 independently owned Carquest stores throughout the U.S., were chosen based on a variety of...
Prestige Imports Service Manager David Stribling and Porsche Cars North America Tech Live Look Program Manager Renita Whitfield show off the ODG R-7 smartglasses that technicians wear for remote assistance.
Lakewood, Colo.—Sometimes, “Big Brother” looking over your shoulder is a good thing. In December, Prestige Imports became one of the latest Porsche dealerships to add Tech Live Look, augmented reality (AR) smartglasses that allow a technician to communicate with a remote technical expert in real-...
Manager Christopher Hudson oversees a staff of 48 focused on OEM repair procedures.
Denver—Even before Rickenbaugh Automotive Group distributed an open letter in October committing to OEM parts and repair procedures, it had begun transitioning away from DRPs in favor of OEM certification programs, procedures, and parts. “From the beginning of 2018 to the end of the year, we...
The keynote speaker was Larry Linne, the local Colorado author who wrote the bestselling book, “Make the Noise Go Away.”  (Photo by Rob Merwin)
Denver—ASA-CO hosted its annual Summit, Jan. 25-26, at Lincoln Tech, featuring a lineup of new speakers, topics, and prize giveaways to support the ASA-CO Scholarship Opportunity fund. It also featured its first owners and managers’ leadership conference at Top Golf in Centennial. More than 21...
DENVER, Feb. 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Groove Auto, is proud to announce its September grant donation of $62,500 awarded on behalf of its “Drive for Education” (DFE) program. The program, in its seventh year, uses proceeds from area car sales to fund grants awarded to neighboring schools....

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