Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, Maryland, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine
Branning Collision Centers recently donated refurbished cars to two New Jersey families as part of the Recycled Rides program.
General Motors, promoting its electric vehicles with help from Geisinger test drivers, plans to place autonomous, or driverless, electric cars on [Mahoning Township, PA] city streets by next year, a GM official told health system employees on Oct. 9.
Cars and trucks are Milt Race’s passion. While he prefers them to be shiny and undamaged, he makes his living taking smashed-up vehicles and making them look like new.
Firefighters battled a raging blaze at a Long Island City, NY, auto body shop on Sept. 29, an FDNY spokesperson said.
With automotive officials estimating that as many as 40,000 vehicles were damaged by flooding from Hurricane Florence, the Pennsylvania Insurance Department and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) are warning consumers to be on the lookout for flood-damaged cars being sold as undamaged new or used vehicles.
Two men were convicted of murdering a Bronx, NY, auto body shop owner who turned out to be a confidential informant.
A Jersey City, NJ, man was charged in two elaborate luxury car insurance fraud claims in which he both staged that his vehicle was stolen and participated in a “crash and buy scheme,” Hudson County Prosecutor Esther Suarez announced.
The long building with the high ceiling at 126 Northern Blvd. in Chinchilla, PA, has always been associated with the automotive industry.
Wenzel’s Auto Body Inc., located in the Upper Cape area of Massachusetts, has been officially certified by Assured Performance, a nonprofit consumer advocacy organization, for maintaining the tools, equipment, training and facilities necessary to repair the participating automaker brand vehicles.