The following is a guide for the uninitiated.The information on this post is not necessarily official and should not be taken as an official guide for your specific auto repair needs.In my opinion, it is essential that you seek professional help before making any major changes to your car, so you can minimize your damage […]Read More
How to fix your car: The auto repair business is booming, but where does the next generation of auto repairs come from?
Auto repairs are booming.The demand is so high that more than half of U.S. auto owners have at least one auto repair shop open.This year alone, more than 6 million people in the U.K. are expected to visit auto repair shops, according to Auto Repair UK.And with demand for new and used vehicles expected to […]Read More
The auto industry has seen a boom in popularity, thanks to a new generation of “gadgets” that let people get a fix from a range of tech-savvy repair specialists.But the auto industry itself has also seen a sharp downturn.It is estimated that as many as 40% of all auto accidents occur when drivers do not […]Read More
L.A. has a thriving auto repair industry, but the city’s auto repair shops have been closed for a decade.This year, however, the city hopes to make things a little easier for the people who need them most.The city is proposing a program to help make up for lost business, and they’re hoping to get the […]Read More
Firestone Automotive, the company that owns and operates the Ford Motor Co., has agreed to sell all of its business, including auto repair and automotive accessories, to a private-equity firm, a bankruptcy filing filed Thursday shows.The deal was first reported by Reuters.Firestone is not buying any assets.Ford, which filed for bankruptcy protection in March, has […]Read More