Events Calendar

Oct. 1-31 * Fall Car Care Month (Be Car Care Aware campaign), coordinated by the Car Care Council, various sites across the U.S. and in the Northwest. Visit for information on planning an event.

Oct. 3 * Annual Pacific Northwest Lights-on Campaign (in conjunction with Fall Car Care Month), sponsored by ASA-NW, various locations in the region. Visit or call 253-473-6970.

Oct. 3-4 * 2015 Maryhill Hill Climb, sponsored by SOVREN (, and Concours de Maryhill Car Show (Oct. 3;, Goldendale, Wash. 

Oct. 7-10 * 72nd annual Convention & Expo, Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA), Charlotte, N.C. Visit

Oct. 8-11 * 2015 Seattle International Auto Show, CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle. Visit

Oct. 13-16 * TIA Certified Automotive Training Service Instructor Class, Green River Community College, Auburn, Wash. Contact Chris Hoogenboom at 800-876-8372.

Oct. 17-18 * PIR Fall Auto Swap Meet, Portland International Raceway, Portland. Visit

Oct. 29-Nov. 2 * 2015 ATRA Powertrain Expo, sponsored by the Automatic Transmission Rebuilders Association (in conjunction with AAIW), Rio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas. Visit for details.

Oct. 31-Nov. 2 * Big R/ReMaTecUSA Show, sponsored by APRA and ReMaTec, Rio Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas (in conjunction with AAIW and ATRA Powertrain Expo). Visit or

Nov. 3-4 * General Meeting (in conjunction with AAIW), Collision Industry Conference (CIC), Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino, Las Vegas., Visit

Nov. 3-6 * Automotive Aftermarket Industry Week, including the AAPEX Show (Sands Expo Center Nov. 3-5) and SEMA Show (Las Vegas Convention Center Nov. 3-6), Las Vegas. Visit


Parts & People

Parts & People is published monthly by Automotive Counseling and Publishing Company, Inc., a Colorado corporation, P.O. Box 18731 Denver, CO 80203, 303-765-4664. President-Lance Buchner. Founded by Lance Buchner and Dave Lucia.