Ireland's Publication for the refinishing & associated Industries

Author: Eoin Cuttle

Peugeot 205 GTI refurbished by apprentices

A Peugeot 205 GTI, featuring a 405 Mi16 engine, will make an appearance at this year’s CarFest South in the UK. The 205 GTI that has been restored and modified by a team of Peugeot apprentices, will be one of several models available for passenger rides, on which festival-goers can place bids as part of

Shop Bodyshop Direct partners with Spanesi

Shop Bodyshop Direct has been appointed as the exclusive licensed distributors of Spanesi in the Irish market. Shop Bodyshop Direct is a leading supplier and distributor of bodyshop paint, consumables and equipment and has won thew ‘Bodyshop Tools & Equipment Supplier of the Year 2017’ and its Raxon brand won the ‘Consumable Brand of the

Mirka to exhibit at Automechanika and the Auto Trade EXPO

Mirka is set to exhibit at the both Automechanika Frankfurt, September 11-15, and the Auto Trade EXPO, Dublin, October 20-21. Mirka will showcase its Optmised Surface Preparation (OSP) system for automotive refinishing, a standardised step-by-step process combining high-tech abrasives with innovative power tools for increased speed, control and efficiency. OSP is also available as an

New workshops at Automechanika

Practical workshops have been a part of Automechanika Frankfurt for many years. Now, on the occasion of the event’s 25 year anniversary, the range of workshops on offer is being expanded yet again with new offerings that include bodywork repair and paintwork, augmented reality, truck competence, diagnostic techniques and digital communication. Every day from September