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New cooperation between Automechanika and IBIS

Automechanika, the leading international trade fair for the automotive aftermarket, is collaborating with the organisers of the International Bodyshop Industry Symposium to bring IBIS regional events to the world’s two largest Automechanika fairs in Shanghai and Frankfurt. This allows Automechanika to offer even more for its target audience in the field of body and paintwork.

Hella brightens bulb range

Lighting and electronics specialist, Hella has revised its range of bulbs for cars, trucks, agri machinery and two-wheelers. This is reflected in new carton and blister packaging, as well as a new color scheme. They ensure that product categories such as ‘Standard’, ‘Performance’, ‘Design’ and ‘Long Life’ are recognizable at a glance. Icons and QR

Converter boxes clever with Nissan e-NV200

A UK-based converter has unveiled a fully-electric box van based on the Nissan e-NV200. The model offers a 575kg payload, low level entry and a large 8.553m3 – more than double that of the original e-NV200 – while retaining full zero emissions performance. And this for instance makes the vehicle exempt from road tax and

Fiat Ducato goes electric with BEV 2020

A completely electric version, which implements Fiat Professional technologies will be available in 2020. Fiat says that the Ducato Electric is being developed through an innovative pilot project and it claims that there’s no trade-off in terms of load and performance.

Hella awarded as a ‘Supplier of the Year’ by GM

Hella, the lighting and electronics expert, was named a ‘Supplier of the Year’ by General Motors during its 27th annual Supplier of the Year awards ceremony, which was held at the end of May.

Glasurit helps restore 97 year old Citroen

Glasurit recently helped restore this model K1 Citroen B2 10 HP, which was the first car to cross the Sahara Desert in December 1922.