This acquisition expands Piston Automotive's footprint into the central Ohio region and further diversifies the company's growing list of OEM customers. Marion Industries has been recognized by Honda for its excellence in quality, delivery and customer value.
More than 48,000 targeted buyers are expected to attend AAPEX, including automotive service professionals, auto parts retailers, warehouse distributors, service chains, automotive dealers, fleet buyers and engine builders.
Although defect trends associated with advanced automotive technologies are still emerging, Stout has identified indications of how these components are beginning to contribute to recalls in vehicles, offering insight into what OEMs and suppliers may expect to encounter as such technologies become more prevalent.
Al Seavy Automotive of Portland, Ore. has been getting tickets on and off for almost a decade now for charges ranging from having a vehicle on his sidewalk when there is no sidewalk in front of his business, to accusations of having tires and weeds on his property.
The Center for Automotive Research’s (CAR’s) estimates put the cost of the UAW-GM strike to the company at roughly $450 million a week and the strike pay costs to the UAW strike fund at as much as $12 million a week.