The CEO of the Automotive Recycling Association, Michael E. Wilson, recently lauded Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx for his diligent work on implementation of the rules and regulations stemming from the multi-year highway bill, the FAST act.
Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has recently vetoed a parts bill, a decision applauded by the Auto Car Association (ACA). House Bill 4344 was intended to update regulations in the Michigan Motor Vehicle Service and Repair Act. It recently landed on the Governor’s desk after passing the House on May 31, 2016 and going to the Senate on June 1.
For over two years we’ve been interviewing professional recyclers, dismantlers, remanufacturers, software providers, professional mechanics, insurance claims adjustors and consumers to help us shape the future of buying and selling recycled and remanufactured auto parts. Today, we are incredibly excited to announce the launch of the PartCycle Marketplace (www.partcycle.com).
Chasing down the right part for that classic vehicle is all in a day’s work at B & R Auto Parts. They even proved it a couple of years ago when they appeared on an episode of CNBC’s television show “Car Chasers,” the show that finds any excuse to fix and flip a classic car. In the episode, the “Car Chasers” crew arrived at B & R Auto Parts in Lubbock, Texas, searching for an elusive part for a 1971 Firebird 400.
This latest edition of Locator UpFront features an informative piece on PartCycle - a new online marketplace for auto recyclers to sell their inventory. You'll also learn how a new law in Canada is affecting auto recyclers as well as how to ensure you are covered if a fire ever damages or destroys your facility.