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NAPA Racing UK supports the Race Against Dementia

Date: Friday 04 August 2023

NAPA Racing UK will be celebrating our 50th BTCC race in Race 2 at Knockhill on Sunday 13th August 2023. To celebrate, we have something very exciting planned for our dedicated fans. Knockhill holds a…

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Charlie stars at the Nürburgring

Date: Friday 04 August 2023

NGK ambassador Charlie Martin claimed another class podium in round three of the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe championship at the iconic Nürburgring GP circuit after racing from last place to third…

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TecRMI: What the Fix?! Suzuki Ignis II (MH); 1.3; kW: 69: Engine Management

Date: Friday 04 August 2023

Suzuki Ignis II (MH); 1.3; kW: 69: Engine Management Model: Various models, M13A Fault symptoms:- Engine stops after a short run at idle speed.- Another engine start is possible.- A burst of gas at an…

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Summer months optimal for annual filter changes, says First Line Ltd.

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

First Line Ltd. says the summer months provide the ideal time for technicians to perform annual cabin filter changes, to maintain clean air in-vehicle and keep the air conditioning system running smoo…

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Delphi unveils first-to-market EV brake pads for Ford Mustang Mach-E

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

Rear brake pads for the Ford Mustang Mach-E 07/2020> have been unveiled as the latest first-to-market release from Delphi. The Ford Mustang Mach-E was developed from the ground up as an all-electri…

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Shaftec range extension hits the marque

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

Shaftec will introduce a further 38 caliper references and four new driveshafts to its ever-growing portfolio in August. In line with the Drive. Steer. Stop expert’s market philosophy, these new to ra…

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Strengthen defences against summer storms with new wiper blades, says First Line Ltd.

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

As a leading aftermarket supplier of automotive parts and equipment, First Line Ltd. is reminding drivers and technicians to stay on top of the condition of wiper blades, even during months with typic…

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New motor oil for Mazda and Toyota models: LIQUI MOLY Special Tec AA 0W-8

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

The development of new lubricants continues at full speed. LIQUI MOLY is launching its thinnest motor oil to date on the market with the Special Tec AA 0W-8. “It offers the absolute maximum in fuel sa…

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Bewley leads Great Britain to Speedway World final

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

Dan Bewley has led the Niterra UK Ltd-backed Great Britain team to the final of the Monster Energy FIM Speedway World Cup after the Lions powered to victory at semi-final 1 in Wroclaw. Cumbrian racer …

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JURATEK unveils new-to-range highlights

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

Braking supplier, JURATEK, has revealed its latest new-to-range references, with 20 new part numbers introduced to its leading product portfolio to meet increased demand. The latest high-quality braki…

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LIQUI MOLY presents optimized bicycle product line

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

LIQUI MOLY has over 65 years of lubrication experience with automobiles. The traditional Ulm-based company has been transferring this knowledge to all two-wheelers for some time now – both with and wi…

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Arnold Clark Autoparts launches new trade website

Date: Monday 31 July 2023

National motor factor, Arnold Clark Autoparts, has launched a brand new trade website for all trade businesses in the UK, including customers at Arnold Clark Autoparts hub sites, to offer 24/7 access …

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SMP Europe brings automotive industry to global sport display with corporate hospitality

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

Engine management specialist SMP Europe has successfully enhanced its customer experience with the use of its corporate hospitality suite, bringing the automotive aftermarket to the Ice Hockey World C…

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Government launches review of DVLA to strengthen agency for the future

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

The government has launched an independent review of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) so that it can continue to provide excellent customer-focused digital services to keep drivers and v…

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IAAF expands membership with NRF

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has extended its roster of members with the addition of manufacturer and leading supplier of automotive aftermarket parts and industrial coolin…

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HGV Direct enhances its recruitment strategy with GCA partnership

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

HGV Direct has announced an exclusive partnership agreement with Glen Callum Associates (GCA), who will be managing the parts distributor’s recruitment by providing a specialist package that includes …

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Kevan Wooden, chief commercial officer, LKQ Euro Car Parts: The new kids on the block

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

Which country manufactures more vehicles than anywhere else? If you guessed Japan or Germany, then you’d have been wrong. It is China. A particular strength is in EVs where BYD (Build Your Dreams) is …

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IAAF launches Regional Meetings

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

IAAF is launching a series of regional meetings, taking the Federation’s work and that of its members and service providers out to the wider membership. More details will be released next week but IAA…

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Hills Numberplates joins IAAF membership

Date: Friday 28 July 2023

Manufacturer of number plate components, registration plates and number plate production systems, Hills Numberplates, has joined the Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) membership. Th…

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PartsInMotion.co.uk encourages filter replacement this summer

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

With the warmer weather officially here, now is a good time to consider replacement of air and cabin filters, says online parts retailer PartsInMotion.co.uk, to ensure the air inside a vehicle is as c…

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Schaeffler REPXPERT Academy Live returns to Greater Manchester in October

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Schaeffler has announced the date of its next REPXPERT Academy Live roadshow, which will take place at Tameside College Ashton-under-Lyne on Saturday 21st October 2023. Due to the popularity of these …

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MAHLE Aftermarket issues fitment advice on EV and hybrid A/C compressors

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

MAHLE Aftermarket UK has issued best-practice advice when servicing and replacing electric air conditioning compressors for hybrid and electric vehicles (EVs). MAHLE recognises that the thermal manage…

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MAHLE updates air conditioning maintenance range

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

MAHLE Aftermarket UK has unveiled its latest range revamp in its popular air conditioning maintenance product portfolio, as it continues to meet increased demand. MAHLE’s latest ArcticPRO ACX Line has…

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Textar launches new premium brake pad and disc references

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Braking specialist TMD Friction UK has introduced three new brake discs and one new brake pad to its premium Textar brand range. TMD Friction UK constantly monitors the aftermarket to develop high qua…

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Mintex expands brake disc product range

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Braking specialist TMD Friction UK has introduced six new brake disc references to its renowned Mintex braking brand product line. TMD Friction UK’s ongoing commitment to research and development has …

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DENSO explores solid oxide electrolysis cell technology to produce green hydrogen

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Through a pilot programme, the DENSO Corporation plans to use a SOEC*1 (Solid Oxide Electrolysis Cell), a device developed by the company that produces green hydrogen through electrolysis of high-temp…

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First Line Ltd. range expansion introduces 29 references

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Automotive aftermarket specialist First Line Ltd. has released details of its latest new-to-range parts, with 29 new references introduced across various high-end product lines. With new parts introdu…

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MJAllen Automotive recognised as TecDoc® Premier Data Supplier

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

MJAllen Automotive, part of engineering expert MJAllen Group, has been awarded TecDoc® Premier Data Supplier status by world-leading automotive aftermarket data company TecAlliance. The renewed status…

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Schaeffler’s advanced OneCode labelling system makes REPXPERT access easier for workshops

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

Schaeffler’s REPXPERT service platform is designed to equip technicians with the information they need to make workshop repairs simpler, safer and more efficient. Accessing this data is now even easie…

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Video series launched to help garages make more money

Date: Tuesday 25 July 2023

A brand-new online video series has been launched to help independent garage owners maximise their workshop’s efficiency, profitability and long-term success. Tea Break Talk is set to be the latest an…

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Bookings open for IAAF Annual Conference and Dinner 2023

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

The Independent Automotive Aftermarket Federation (IAAF) has opened registrations for its prestigious event, the annual Conference and Awards Dinner, taking place at DoubleTree by Hilton Milton Keynes…

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BM Catalysts points to positive future for hot end emissions products

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

BM Catalysts, Europe’s leading manufacturer of hot end emissions products, is experiencing significant growth, as it continues to invest in upcoming technology and expand its product range to meet inc…

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Sogefi reports heightened demand for EV cabin filter range

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

Sogefi Group has reported increased demand for its cabin filters product line, including a range of references suitable for electric vehicle (EV) fitment. The group, comprising the PURFLUX, FRAM®, COO…

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Bewley battles to victory in Sweden

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

British Speedway star Dan Bewley – who is sponsored by NGK – has raced to a dramatic victory at the Holmgrens Bil FIM Speedway GP of Sweden – Malilla. The Cumbrian snatched his third Speedway GP win i…

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IAAF plans for the future as annual dinner is nominated for award

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

IAAF is actively planning across a number of fronts, including the introduction of new member benefits. EventsThe Annual Conference and Awards Dinner 2023 is proving popular with more than half of all…

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Latest IAAF-GiPA Intelligence round up available

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

The latest edition of the IAAF Market Intelligence Report, issued in partnership with GiPA, has been published, detailing vehicle sales figures and MOT seasonality. The report, delivered monthly to IA…

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SMP Europe’s star-studded Golf Day raises money for breast cancer charities

Date: Friday 21 July 2023

Engine management specialist SMP Europe’s first annual Golf Day was held at the iconic Hollinwell golf club in Nottinghamshire on Wednesday 12th July, raising over £1,500 for breast cancer charities, …

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JURATEK-sponsored Árón Taylor-Smith encouraged by pace at mid-season break

Date: Tuesday 18 July 2023

JURATEK-sponsored British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) star Árón Taylor-Smith says he is encouraged by his pace over the first half of the season and expects to mount regular podium challenges over…

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SMP Europe launches next day delivery service from European facility

Date: Tuesday 18 July 2023

Engine management specialist SMP Europe, the home of Intermotor, Lemark and Lucas brands, has launched a new next day delivery service from its European distribution facility in Poland. The distributi…

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BorgWarner Aftermarket committed to sustainable operations

Date: Tuesday 18 July 2023

As part of the company’s focus on sustainable mobility and providing innovative solutions for vehicle electrification, BorgWarner is committed to reducing the carbon footprint of its facilities worldw…

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Alliance Automotive Group unveils revolutionising product delivery and transport efficiency in new Rotherham NDC

Date: Tuesday 18 July 2023

Alliance Automotive Group (AAG), a leading global distributor of automotive parts and accessories, has recently announced its brand-new National Distribution Centre (NDC) in Rotherham. The cutting-edg…

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Lighting technology at the highest level: HELLA and Porsche launch world's first SSL | HD matrix headlamp

Date: Tuesday 18 July 2023

HELLA, the automotive supplier operating under the FORVIA umbrella brand, and the luxury car manufacturer Porsche, have, in close cooperation with other partners, launched the world's first high-resol…

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Win exclusive MotoGP™ prizes to celebrate Yuasa's 10th anniversary with HRC Repsol Honda

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

GS Yuasa, the world's leading battery manufacturer and proud sponsor of the HRC Repsol Honda Team in MotoGP™ with their Yuasa brand, is excited to announce the launch of a thrilling social media compe…

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Apec expand their Braking range with 50 new part numbers this July!

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

In July, Apec have expanded the Braking range with a huge 50 new part numbers. The range extension includes 32 brake calipers, 14 brake cables, and 4 ABS sensors. Top applications for this month inclu…

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Klarius: The tale of two compact giants - Ford Focus vs Peugeot 308

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

Klarius Products has announced the latest additions to its expansive range of emission control solutions, including complete exhaust systems designed specifically for the Ford Focus (2018) and Peugeot…

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NAPA Truck launches electrical coils

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

Commercial vehicle aftermarket manufacturer NAPA Truck has released its new range of Electrical Coils, EBS Coils, and Adaptor Coils. NAPA Truck Electrical Coils boast an impressive vehicle coverage at…

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Diesel Technic: Body parts for light commercial vehicles (LCV)

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

Due to the steady increase in online trade, there are more and more transporters on the roads in both urban and rural areas, which leads to an increased demand for spare parts. When accidents occur, b…

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Autotech Training strengthens its offering by acquiring unique state-of-the-art EV training vehicle

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

Autotech Training has become one of only five global owners of an Electude Connect - Electric training vehicle to support the delivery of its IMI accredited EV training courses. Initially created for …

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Full speed ahead: The Parts Specialists show the replacement of the propeller shaft

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

In their new workshop video, the Parts Specialists from Diesel Technic deal with the topic of the propeller shaft. This is twisted on their truck and therefore needs to be reassembled. In addition to …

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FAI reveals details of latest range expansion

Date: Monday 17 July 2023

Leading aftermarket parts supplier, FAI Automotive, has announced a new range expansion, adding 22 new references to its popular product portfolio. The latest parts from FAI Automotive include four ne…

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