Local news stories affecting the auto body industry in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Tennessee, and West Virginia
On Feb. 5, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety sent a letter to the Alabama Committee on Public Safety and Homeland Security in support of House Bill (HB) 90.
Steel construction for a new body shop is underway at the General Motors Spring Hill Complex in Tennessee.
The Florida Senate Committee on Banking and Insurance, chaired by Sen. Jim Boyd (R-Bradenton), on Jan. 26 passed Senate Bill 54, Motor Vehicle Insurance, by Sen. Danny Burgess (R-Zephyrhills.)
A Nissan 350Z driver who crashed while reportedly street racing early in the morning in January in the Tampa, FL, area absolutely devastated a Cadillac dealership.
Fort Lauderdale, FL, Mayor Dean Trantalis visited The Boring Company’s (TBC) tunneling projects in Las Vegas and Los Angeles.
Three men are suspected of stealing performance cars from dealerships in North and South Carolina and police, along with other agencies, are on the hunt.
Classic Collision, LLC, a leading national multi-site collision repair operator based in Atlanta, announced its second multi-shop acquisition in less than 30 days, with the acquisition of both Orlando’s Supercenter Auto Body Repair locations in Orlando, FL.
Recently, a deserving Miami woman experienced a life-changing event---the presentation of a vehicle to provide her independence and the ability to work and take care of her family---thanks to CARSTAR Ace Sullins and car donor Esurance along with the National Auto Body Council Recycled Rides program.
Elon Musk’s Boring Company projects in Florida are taking steps forward.