press releases

Auto Care Association Hosts Webinar Following Seventh Round of NAFTA Renegotiation Featuring International Trade Experts

Posted by Auto Care News on February 22, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – February 22, 2018 – The Auto Care Association has announced its upcoming webinar scheduled for March 13, 2018 at 2 p.m. ET. The webinar will focus on the latest developments in the renegotiation process of NAFTA and its potential impact on the auto care industry.

Auto Care Association CEO Joins Washington Examiner Panel Discussion on Infrastructure

Posted by Auto Care News on February 16, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – February 16, 2018 –The Auto Care Association has joined the national conversation taking place as the Trump administration and Congress moved to accomplish the President’s next agenda item of an infrastructure spending bill. Yesterday, Auto Care Association President and CEO Bill Hanvey participated in the Washington Examiner’s “Examining Infrastructure” panel discussion, which featured opening remarks from Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.) regarding the composition and prospects for a successful infrastructure bill during the current Congress, including options for funding infrastructure projects.

Auto Care Association Announces Webinar on Business Opportunities in Costa Rica

Posted by Auto Care News on February 14, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – February 14, 2018 – The Auto Care Association and the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) will be hosting a free webinar on business opportunities in the automotive industry in Costa Rica. The webinar will take place on March 8, 2018 at 2 p.m. ET and will provide participants with a country profile, market information, best business prospects and information on the association’s upcoming trade mission to Costa Rica.
Keywords: international, events

Auto Care Association Testifies in Support of Vehicle Warranty Parts Notification Legislation in Maryland

Posted by Auto Care News on February 08, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – February 8, 2018 – The Auto Care Association testified yesterday before the Maryland House of Delegates Economic Matters Committee for passage of legislation that would ensure car owners are provided with important information regarding their warranty rights when purchasing or leasing a new vehicle. The bill, (H-434) would require auto manufacturers to provide notice to consumers within 90 days after the purchase or lease of a new vehicle of their rights under the federal Magnuson-Moss Warranty Act (MMWA).
Keywords: government affairs

2018 Board Applications Now Being Accepted

Posted by Auto Care News on February 07, 2018
The Auto Care Nominating Committee is responsible for the election of directors of the Board to replace those whose terms are expiring.

HDDA: Heavy Duty Announces New Strategic Plan

Posted by Auto Care News on January 24, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – January 24, 2018 – HDDA: Heavy Duty, a community of the Auto Care Association, announced today during a press conference at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2018 their new strategic plan. Prompted by tremendous industry evolution, HDDA’s advisory board—which consists of top leaders in the aftermarket such as VIPAR Heavy Duty, Erie DriveTrain, FleetPride, SKF and more—defined their challenges in the marketplace and outlined what support the industry needs to fuel the future of HD.

Young Auto Care Network Group Announces Schedule of Events for Q1 2018

Posted by Auto Care News on January 18, 2018
BETHESDA, Md. – January 18, 2018 – The Young Auto Care Network Group (YANG), a community of the Auto Care Association, today announced its winter regional Meet-Up schedule. The regional Meet-Up program was launched in 2015 to provide opportunities for young auto care industry professionals who may not travel to major industry events to become more involved, receive top-notch education and network at a more local level.
Keywords: events