press releases

Data Innovation Center to Showcase New Data Solutions at AAPEX 2019

Posted by Auto Care News on October 17, 2019
LAS VEGAS – October 17, 2019 – For over 100 years, the Auto Care Association has been a trusted business partner in the automotive aftermarket, developing technical solutions to industry-wide challenges that help companies plan and grow their businesses. At this year’s AAPEX (Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo), taking place Nov. 5-7 in Las Vegas, Nev., the Auto Care Association aims to build on this longstanding partnership by giving attendees the opportunity to see its 21st-century solutions—live and in-person at the first ever Auto Care Data Innovation Center.

Emerging Vehicle Technologies and Aftermarket Opportunities to be Presented at AAPEX 2019

Posted by Auto Care News on October 16, 2019

Auto Care Association and partners offering industry education and solutions regarding ADAS, CAV, V2X, Embedded Systems and SVI

LAS VEGAS – October 16, 2019 – Attendees at this year’s AAPEX (Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo), taking place Nov. 5-7 in Las Vegas, will have the opportunity to see how the auto care industry is staying competitive in the age of advanced vehicle technologies. The aftermarket will soon be maintaining the cars of tomorrow and the Auto Care Association’s Emerging Technologies Booth at AAPEX will present the latest solutions for standardization of the maintenance and repair of automated systems—ensuring safe and dependable vehicle operation long after the warranty expires.

Auto Care Association Presents New On-Demand Webinar: Ocean Shipping Changes As a Result of IMO 2020

Posted by Auto Care News on October 02, 2019
BETHESDA, Md. – October 2, 2019 – On Sept. 26, the Auto Care Association’s Import Vehicle Community hosted a webinar on changes, disruptions and cost increases in ocean shipping as a result of IMO 2020. Effective Jan. 1, 2020, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will implement a new mandatory requirement to reduce sulfur oxide emissions worldwide by 85%. This is one of the largest reductions in sulfur content of transportation fuel taken at one time and one of the most dramatic fuel regulation changes ever implemented.

Women in Auto Care Announces 2019 Women of the Year Award Winners

Posted by Auto Care News on October 01, 2019
BETHESDA, Md. – October 1, 2019 – Women in Auto Care, a community of the Auto Care Association, today announced the recipients of the 2019 Women of the Year Awards. The Women of the Year Awards include the “Auto Care Woman of the Year”, “Auto Care Woman of Excellence” and “Female Shop Owner of the Year,” which annually recognize the outstanding female contributors making a difference in the automotive industry.