John McGowan retires from PPG Refinish

John McGowan, the public face of PPG Refinish in Ireland for many years has retired after more than 40 years...
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Autopaint Supplies adds Cartec Diamond Cut 3000 extreme cutting compound

Autopaint Supplies has added Cartec's Diamond Cut 3000, extreme cutting compound to its ever-increasing product portfolio. (more…)
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Car-O-Liner BenchRack 6300 gets Mercedes-Benz approval

Car-O-Liner's BenchRack 6300 has been approved by Mercedes-Benz for work on the Sprinter series of vans. (more…)
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PPG acquires Hemmelrath

PPG has completed its acquisition of automotive coatings manufacturer Hemmelrath. Financial terms have not been disclosed. (more…)
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Limited Teng Tools special offer from P.J. Fallon & Son ends tomorrow

Turn Good Friday into a great Friday with a delivery of a Teng Tools 1001 Piece Mega Master from P.J....
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Increase in number of drivers caught using mobile phone while driving

The Road Safety Authority (RSA) and An Garda Síochána are urging drivers, ahead of the Easter weekend, to put their mobile phones...
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World experts to speak at Electronomous

Electronomous, the car tech summit taking place in Killarney, Co. Kerry,  May 2-3  will provide a unique glimpse at how technology will affect the automotive, insurance and car finance industries, as well as car sales and motoring into the future. One commentator described it as where “the automotive and tech worlds converge”.

HBA continues roll-out of Brembo Expert programme

HBA Distribution is continuing its roll out of the Brembo Expert programme with its latest appointments being Partsworld in Bandon, Co. Cork and Stonebridge Motor Factors in Limerick , bringing the total number of Expert outlets to over 40 across the island.

Comline focuses on steering and suspension

According to a recent survey commissioned by the AA a staggering 60% of Irish drivers have had their chosen method of transport damaged as a result of striking a pothole. The study, which canvased over 5,000 motorists, also revealed that one in five suffered damage to their suspension system as a result of the incident

Osram LEDriving working and driving lights

Osram’s new range of LED working and driving lights are available in three categories: functional, multifunctional and slim, all of which offer a variety of performances, shapes and beam patterns with various illumination profiles including: spot, wide and combo. When the sun sets the work doesn’t stop and people that are working through the night

The Wheel Specialist joins IAAF

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has welcomed new member on board, The Wheel Specialist, an alloy wheel refurbishment company with locations in Northern Ireland and the rest of the UK.

Launch gets set for Birmingham

Launch is set to unveil its latest range of automotive diagnostic tools at Automechanika Birmingham on stand Y154, taking place at the NEC from June 4-6.