. – August 7, 2018 – The Auto Care Association
is proud to serve as a gold sponsor for the newly-released 2018 edition of the Automotive Industry Resource Guide: A Reference for U.S. Exporters
. The resource guide, prepared by the U.S. Commercial Service’s Global Auto & Smart Mobility Team, is designed to help U.S. companies identify export markets where U.S. automotive products or services are likely to succeed.
– August 6, 2018 – The Auto Care Association announced today that Epicor Software Corporation will again be title sponsor of the Automotive Warehouse Distributors Association (AWDA) Business and Education Conference, Oct. 27-29, 2018, at the Venetian Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nev.
BETHESDA, Md. – August 3, 2018 – The Auto Care Association
today announced the promotion of Taylor Mitchell to Senior Vice President, Technology and Standards, where she will be instrumental in managing the technology department’s projects and industry initiatives, including the continued expansion of the Vehicle Information Portal (VIP) which allows the association to aggregate and disseminate data to improve their businesses.
BETHESDA, Md. – July 27, 2018 – The Auto Care Association kicked off its new partnership with the American Council of Young Political Leaders (ACYPL) by hosting a seven-person delegation of rising political leaders from Australia in Washington, D.C. on July 23. Auto Care Association President and CEO Bill Hanvey hosted a dinner for the delegation, also attended by Auto Care Association Senior Vice President, Regulatory and Government Affairs, Aaron Lowe, and department staff.
BETHESDA, Md. – July 26, 2018 – The Auto Care Association
applauds Congress for passing H.R. 2353
, the “Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act.” The bill reauthorizes the “Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act” and allocates $1.2 billion in state grants to fund vocational training at most schooling levels. With strong support from the Trump administration
, the association expects that the president will sign this important legislation.
BETHESDA, Md. – July 25, 2018 – HDDA: Heavy Duty
the heavy duty aftermarket-focused community of the Auto Care Association,
today announced the next steps in its industry-shifting project to develop
standardized product data information for class 4–8 vehicles. The next phase of
the project involves defining the attributes for the top 20 categories of
Md. – July 19, 2018 – Today, Auto
Care Association President and CEO Bill Hanvey testified before
the Department of Commerce (Commerce) in Washington, D.C. on the Section
232 National Security Investigation of Imports of Automobiles and Automotive
Parts. In Hanvey’s testimony, the Auto Care Association urged the Trump
administration to consider the severity of unintended consequences that may
ensue by imposing of tariffs on imported autos and auto parts, including the
negative impact it may have on the U.S. economy and jobs, our global
competitiveness, and U.S. consumers and families.