press releases

Women in Auto Care Announces Extended Deadline, New Recognition Initiative for 2020 Automotive Communications Awards

Posted by Auto Care News on September 10, 2020
BETHESDA, Md. – September 10, 2020 – Women in Auto Care, a community of the Auto Care Association, today announced it is extending the submission deadline for the 2020 Automotive Communications Awards. The awards are designed to recognize companies and agencies that provide automotive information to consumers and trade professionals through outstanding advertising, marketing, merchandising and effective PR. A portion of the proceeds from award submissions goes towards providing scholarships to women entering the automotive aftermarket industry. The new deadline for award submissions is Friday, Oct. 2.
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Auto Care Association Hosts Successful International Matchmaking Program at AAPEX 2019

Posted by Auto Care News on November 20, 2019

BETHESDA, Md. – November 20, 2019 – The Auto Care Association, in partnership with the International Trade Administration and the U.S. Commercial Service, hosted its third annual International Matchmaking Program at AAPEX 2019. The initiative is part of an award the association received from the U.S. Department of Commerce to help the automotive aftermarket industry increase exports.

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2019 Automotive Communications Award Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on November 13, 2019
LAS VEGAS – November 13, 2019 – The 2019 Automotive Communications Awards were announced last week at the Women in Auto Care Awards Ceremony and reception, which took place during AAPEX 2019 in Las Vegas. The awards are focused on business-to-consumer and business-to-business categories, which recognize companies and agencies that provide automotive information through outstanding advertising, marketing and public relations efforts.

2019 Import Vehicle Community Product and Marketing Award Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on November 07, 2019
LAS VEGAS – November 7, 2019 – The Import Vehicle Community, a community of the Auto Care Association, announced Tuesday the winners of its annual Product and Marketing Awards. The awards were presented to the winners at the Import Vehicle Community booth during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) currently taking place in Las Vegas.
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2019 Import Vehicle Community People Award Winners Announced

Posted by Auto Care News on November 06, 2019

 LAS VEGAS – November 6, 2019 – The Import Vehicle Community, a community of the Auto Care Association, today announced the winners of the 2019 Import Vehicle Community People Awards, which annually honor men and women who have made significant contributions to the import automotive aftermarket. The awards were presented to the winners at the Import Vehicle Community’s Luncheon and Awards Program, which was held during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo (AAPEX) currently taking place in Las Vegas. 

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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.