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Steve Guinn, president/CEO of The Woodlands-based Hodges Collision Centers, announced that the company has expanded to Deer Park, TX, with the acquisition of Crossroad Collision Center.


Texas Department of Transportation recently announced that it is going to create a Connected and Autonomous Vehicle (CAV) Task Force to become a central point for CAV advancement in Texas.

Tuesday, 29 January 2019 19:31

Colorado To Become All-EV State by 2040 – Is It Possible?

Written by Nathan Adlen,

Moving Toward Zero Emissions


As his first executive order after becoming governor of Colorado, Governor Jared Polis signed an order to aid Coloradans in moving from internal combustion vehicles to electric vehicles.


Gerber Collision & Glass recently announced the Jan. 11, 2019 acquisition of a repair center in Peoria, AZ.

Thursday, 17 January 2019 22:46

7 Accused of Insurance Fraud in Staged New Orleans Crash, LA Police Say

Written by Laura McKnight, | The Times-Picayune

Seven New Orleans-area residents, mostly from St. Bernard Parish, have been arrested in an insurance fraud scheme involving a staged car crash, state police said Jan. 3.

Wednesday, 09 January 2019 23:16

Unhappy AZ Residents Slash Waymo Tires, Derailing Self-Driving Cars, More

Written by Abner Li, 9to5Google

The advent of any new technology is accompanied with complaints, as seen with Wing’s delivery drones, but in the case of self-driving cars, there have been more radical expressions of discontent.

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