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2011-08-16 11:47:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) today released a new video illustrating the safety and quality of aftermarket auto parts. The video, which is available on the ABPA website and YouTube, showcases actual high- and low-speed crash tests.

2011-05-18 10:00:00

DETROIT, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To provide automakers with updated, technical information for the design and manufacture of steel bumpers, the Steel Market Development Institute's (SMDI) Bumper Group announced today the publishing of its 4th edition of the Steel Bumper Systems for Passenger Cars and Light Trucks product manual.

2011-03-23 09:33:00

SECAUCUS, N.J., March 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- An industry trade group at the March meeting of the Collision Industry Conference (CIC) unveiled a presentation based on the results of independent studies that demonstrated the quality and safety delivered by competitively produced aftermarket body parts. (Logo: https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101209/FL14540LOGO) The Automotive Body Parts Association (ABPA) www.autobpa.com presented the results of various data obtained through low- and...

2011-03-17 07:00:00

CARSON, Calif., March 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- If your car has an ugly dent or an unsightly scratch that needs to be fixed, but you're daunted by the task of doing it yourself - or by the expense involved with having an expert fix it for you - AutoMD (http://www.AutoMD.com) offers tips to help alleviate your concerns and, quite possibly, to help you save money on auto body repairs. The Top Five Cost-Saving Auto Body Repair Tips from AutoMD.com are released to coincide with National Collision...

2011-02-07 05:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Audatex North America, Inc. today announced the release of its Winter 2011 industry trends publication, Audatex Directions.

2011-02-01 10:44:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A laboratory crash test performed in December 2010 by MGA Research Corporation revealed that an aftermarket bumper reinforcement bar outperformed its original equipment supplied (OES) equivalent.

2011-01-28 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bumper Blocker Company launches the new Bumper Blocker, a front and rear bumper protector for vehicles that park in New York City (NYC) parking garages.

2010-11-28 23:01:00

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2010-10-12 08:00:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In 2009, more than 4,000 people lost their lives in pedestrian/motor vehicle accidents across the United States. Another 59,000 pedestrians were injured.

2010-08-24 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- BumpShox was developed in New York to specifically address the issue of front bumper protection for parked cars. Currently, there is no front bumper guard in the market that is worthy of a luxury car or sports car.

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