In Case You Missed It: Top 5 Stories of the Week of Nov. 13-17

Written by Autobody News Staff
Nov. 17, 2023

These were the top five collision repair news stories on Autobody News this week. Scroll through to get caught up, or if you want a second read.

top-5-collision-repair-storiesClassic Collision Expands to 250 Locations with Colorado Acquisitions

The national MSO bought three collision repair centers in the Denver area.

Read the full article here.



top-5-collision-repair-storiesCampbell Ford Collision Shop Partners with AkzoNobel Coatings to Bring Shop to Life

Fixed Operations Manager Marvin Dawson switched the shop to AkzoNobel and quickly found the team was as committed as he was to making it a success.

Read the full article here.


top-5-collision-repair-storiesNew Orleans Man Sentenced for Using Auto Body Shop to Traffic Cocaine

Hakim Shabazz was convicted of hiding shipments of cocaine in gas canisters in his shop before distributing them.

Read the full article here.


top-5-collision-repair-storiesHyundai, Toyota, Honda Raise Wages Following UAW Strikes

U.S. employees of the three Asian brands' production facilities will see raises of 14%, 9% and 11%, respectively.

Read the full article here.


top-5-collision-repair-storiesFormer Oklahoma Dealership Owner Sentenced to Almost 11 Years for Fraud Scheme

Bobby Chris Mayes and two co-defendants were accused of falsifying customers' loan applications and bribing at least one loan officer.

Read the full article here.

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