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Aftermarket News Archive

ZF Aftermarket sets the pace for tomorrow’s mobility

To ensure that vehicles move efficiently, safely, dynamically and reliably, ZF products are the first choice in driveline, chassis and safety systems – for passenger cars, trucks, buses and motorcycles. With its guiding principle “see. think. act., ZF has secured a strong global position by mastering the interaction of sensors, control units and vehicle motion

Parents still pay for adult children’s holidays – research shows

Many Irish people will remember with fondness the free holidays they enjoyed in their childhood courtesy of their parents. However, most young Irish adults – and in fact many adults of all ages – still have holidays paid for by their parents thanks to the growth of ‘the travel agency of mum and dad’, according

Renault Kadjar official car sponsor of 53 Degrees North Adventure Festival

The Renault Kadjar will be the official car sponsor of the inaugural 53 Degrees North Adventure Festival, taking place at the Blessington Lakes in Co. Wicklow on Saturday 4  and Sunday 5 August 2018. This new festival is for adventurers who are hungry for exploration and the outdoors; a perfect fit for the Kadjar, according to

GT Exhausts looks back on successful Automechanika Birmingham

GT Exhausts, a leading manufacturer of emission control exhaust systems for the automotive aftermarket is looking back on a busy Automechanika Birmingham, which took place recently. The company used Automechanika Birmingham to showcase its complete range of Exhausts, Catalytic Convertors and mountings for the automotive aftermarket. The company also manufactures bespoke solutions for specialist vehicle

NTN SNR to exhibit at Automechanika Frankfurt

Wheel bearing specialists NTN SNR has confirmed its participation at Automechanika Frankfurt, September 11-17. The company will present its global offering to the automotive aftermarket, and will showcase its latest innovations in Hall 4. Stand C30. Closer to home NTN SNR will be exhibiting at the Auto Trade EXPO, at Citywest Exhibition Centre, Dublin, October

AS-PL launches on MAM Autocat v8

Gdansk based AS-PL, the privately-owned supplier of rotating electrics and ancillary parts for automotive, heavy duty, marine, agricultural and plant applications, has become the latest supplier to launch its product range on MAM Autocat v8. As part of its global growth strategy, gaining the ability for UK & Ireland based distribution outlets to efficiently analyse

ZF’s sMOTION Fully Active Chassis System enhances driving dynamics

ZF’s new fully active chassis system, sMOTION, can reduce unwanted car body movements caused by potholes, bumps or bends. With sMotion, the advantages of highly automated and autonomous driving can be realized – allowing vehicle occupants to work or relax mostly undisturbed while travelling. In addition to increasing comfort, sMOTION can help to enhance handling

Eclipse releases Jaltest 18.1

Eclipse Automotive Technology has released the latest version of its Jaltest diagnostic equipment for commercial vehicles. Jaltest 18.1 offers even more improvements and innovations that consolidates its position as the benchmark in multi-brand diagnosis for commercial vehicles. Jaltest is updated several times a year to keep pace with the launch of new vehicle models and

FTAI calls for Brexit clarity

While the adoption of the proposed Brexit transitional period by the EU27 leaders has been met with cautious optimism by business and politicians, the leading association representing the logistics industry in Ireland has expressed concern that the lack of certainty over the Irish border risks the country’s trading relationships, both at home, with the UK

Schmitz Cargobull spreads service partner network

Schmitz Cargobull is expanding its Service Partner Network across the Uk and Ireland, significantly boosting its expert trailer support coverage. Customers can now access more than 60 approved Service Partners located in the UK and Ireland’s haulage hotbeds, with all teams specially trained in repair and maintenance of the manufacturer’s equipment. Steve Vincent, Head of