Plugged In: EV Collision Insights Q4 2022
February 15, 20232 MIN READ
In Q4 2022, electric vehicle (EV) repairable claims frequency rose to 1.1% in the U.S. and 2.26% in Canada. Tesla continues to dominate EV market share in both countries with 76.78% in the US and 70.21% in Canada. The Ford Mustang Mach-E moved up to fourth position in U.S. EV frequency, displacing the Tesla Model X. Q4 2022 also saw the first appearance of the Hummer EV in a U.S. collision repair facility (none reported in Canada thus far) as well as the Ford F-150 Lightning EV in a Canadian repair facility following its Q3 2022 debut in U.S. auto body shops.
The SEMA Show is the world's leading automotive trade event bringing together manufacturers and buyers in the automotive aftermarket. At this much anticipated annual event, see thousands of product innovations from new and iconic exhibitors, experience the latest product and custom vehicle trends, get access to 70+ free professional skill-enhancing education sessions and make career-changing connections with peers, leaders, and celebrities.
2023 Southeast Collision Conference
Hosted by the Carolinas Collision Association (CCA) and the Washington Metropolitan Auto Body Association (WMABA), the Southeast Collision Conference is back to serve repair shops in the industry. This year’s event will include a premier trade show, education opportunities, and presentations from collision industry leaders.
2023 HD Repair Forum
Dedicated to serving all those involved in the collision repair of heavy- and medium-duty vehicles, the HD Repair Forum provides attendees with a vast network of suppliers and experts, as well as information on the latest industry trends.
Enlyte Sweeps Muse Awards With Four Wins
March 17, 20233 MIN READ
SAN DIEGO, Calif.—Enlyte has set a new company standard by winning four Muse Creative Awards for 2023. The announcement marks consecutive years Enlyte has been named a winner of the Muse Creative Award—an international competition for creative professionals “who inspire others to greater heights.”
Managing the Labor Challenge: Technology Solutions
March 15, 2023
Providing over 40 years of automotive repair education, technology, equipment, and innovation, the NORTHEAST event returns to offer professionals the opportunity to gain industry knowledge and skills by organizing industry trainings, product demos, and an open-floor exhibition to meet hundreds of vendors to view the latest automotive performance products.
Ask The Pharmacist: Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use
March 2, 20233 MIN READ
Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is a safe and cost-effective option for managing opioid addiction. This method is typically applied along with counseling and other support and involves the use of methadone or buprenorphine and sometimes naltrexone.