Emerging vehicle technologies
Vehicle and transportation technologies come with challenges and opportunities for the aftermarket. We work to ensure that the aftermarket is included in the evolving ecosystem.
Advocating on your behalf
Our team meets with state and federal policymakers daily, pushing for pro-auto care industry policies. However, we need your help.
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The auto care industry
keeps vehicles moving, and the Auto Care Association is dedicated to helping every one of those vehicles last longer, perform more efficiently, and keep drivers safe. Independence drives us: our global member companies manufacture, distribute, and sell vehicle parts and components as well as perform services, maintenance, and repairs on every class of vehicle on the road.
Until I joined Auto Care, I wouldn't have known the full picture of tariffs other than what you see on the news.Ashlee Arnold Arnold Oil Company of Austin
Auto Care has opportunities for all levels: from the senior vice president to the individual that’s driving the truck.David Castillo Warren Distribution
Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW)
January 24 to 27, 2022
Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week is the largest North American gathering of the independent heavy-duty aftermarket industry. Join industry-leading distributors, manufacturers, WDs and manufacturers' reps to share knowledge and ideas that will impact your future success.
2022 Business Outlook: Top Emerging Opportunities and Challenges
February 2, 2022
Join the Auto Care Association's Manufactures' Representatives Council for a fast-paced webinar on need-to-know emerging opportunities and challenges for the coming year. Explore pressing topics including: An update from the Auto Care Association government affairs team, including on Right to Repair and grassroots efforts...
2022 WIAC Annual Conference
March 23 to 25, 2022
Our annual leadership conferences are designed to foster both personal and professional development. These conferences provide attendees with dynamic speakers and workshops, tools and resources for career growth and networking with like-minded peers.
2022 ACPN Knowledge Exchange Conference
May 15 to 18, 2022
Attended by most major manufacturers, distributors, retailers and parts experts in the automotive content space, the conference provides a focused and unique opportunity to learn, share best practices, network with peers, and interact with service providers in the content management space.
2022 Paint, Body, & Equipment Specialists Conference
May 17 to 18, 2022
The PBES conference brings together the leaders of the automotive aftermarket paint, body and equipment industry for a conference focusing on education, networking and exposure to industry products and services in its innovation fair.
2022 Young Automotive Network Group Leadership Conference
May 20 to 21, 2022
YANG is designed for young professionals in the auto care industry to find connection with peers, learn from industry experts and come together as one collective industry by sharing the best of ideas and solutions for today’s challenges—both inside and outside of the workspace.
2022 Fall Leadership Days
September 7 to 9, 2022
The Auto Care Association’s Fall Leadership Days brings together volunteers, association members, and professional staff for several days of meetings aimed at discussing issues and initiatives that are currently affecting our membership and the industry at large.
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Press ReleaseAuto Care Association Seeks Industry Input in 2022 Outlook Study
November 29, 2021