Local Authorities have recently been given powers to issue on-the-spot fines of between €500 and €1,000 to operators of non-compliant bodyshops and suppliers of non-compliant automotive paints, the Environmental Protection Agency has warned. All such operators are advised to ensure that they are in compliance with the requirements of the Decorative Paints Regulations (S.I. No.
Abcon Industrial Products has expanded its FinishLine range of bodyshop consumables. Anthony Doherty, Sales Manager for Abcon Industrial Products Ltd commented: “The range, which was launched at the beginning of 2016, has been performing above expectations and stocking levels have had to be increased to keep up with demand. We are very excited about the
Nico Rosberg, one of the MERCEDES AMG PETRONAS Formula OneTM Team drivers, clinched the 2016 FIA Formula OneTM World Drivers’ Championship at the last race of the season at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in the United Arab Emirates on Sunday, November 27, securing 385 points and nine wins throughout the season. He subsequently announced
Fast, powerful and unique: In its Hobbies 2017 calendar, Spies Hecker presents lovingly-restored and refinished vehicles from 12 of its customers’ bodyshops in eight countries. Every calendar page reveals the professional and the personal enthusiasm of the refinishers. The 2017 Spies Hecker calendar features, amongst others, an Opel Kapitän PL 2600 from 1960 in Denmark,
Ferdinand Bilstein has made a donation of €2,000 and pledged its ongoing support to BEN, the automotive industry charity. On November 23, Ferdinand Bilstein UK Managing Director, Mark Northeast, met with Alistair Brumage from BEN Automotive Industry Charity to hand over a £2,000 donation. The company hopes its donation will help to provide some relief
Enterprise Rent-A-Car has opened its newest branch in Castlebar, Co. Mayo. The new outlet will operate from Casey Accident & Repair Centre, Turlough Road, Castlebar, primarily serving tourists who wish to rent a car and explore the town and surrounding areas of Mayo as well as business people and locals who may require affordable transport