Special Reports

Mario Dimovski 30 years and still going strong!

As Mario Dimovski celebrates 30 years in the industry, we catch up to discuss the journey, his views on plastic repairs, sustainability in the industry, and his upcoming move to the US…
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Is ADAS calibration on your radar?

Advanced driver assist systems (ADAS) might sound futuristic, but safety features including adaptive/automatic cruise control (ACC), autonomous emergency braking (AEB), automatic parking assist (APA), lane departure warning (LDW) and blind spot detection are already common features on many of...
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Hydrogen hits the road, The Hyundai NEXO fuel cell electric vehicle has arrived

Following more than 20 years of research and development by Hyundai Motor Group, NEXO is the first hydrogen-powered vehicle to be certified for sale in Australia. We find out what it’s all about.
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Jeff Williams, embarking on the next phase of his amazing career

As the 2021 Lifetime Achievement Awards presentation dinner is rapidly approaching, we thought we would catch up with one of last year’s inductees, Jeff Williams, as he embarks on the next phase of his amazing career.
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Marketing basics … and finally

In this series of articles looking at marketing for smaller “non corporate” businesses, I have covered segmentation, targeting and positioning, or STP. We have already covered the identification of customer segments, those clear and distinct customer types we see...
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On the move, with Capricorn’s panel and commercial business

We recently reconnected with Brad Gannon, Chief Executive Officer Automotive, and Dale Durden, Head of Sales and Supply Australia, to find out more about the latest developments within Capricorn and how they will benefit both Capricorn Members and Preferred...
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All Ford Day

Last month we visited the 30th Annual all Ford Day at Ford’s spiritual home, Geelong, Victoria, where once again ford enthusiasts took the opportunity to display their pride and joy.
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Kangan Institute’s Industry Excellence Awards 2021

The Kangan Institute once again held its annual awards presentation in the last week of summer. The awards recognise their elite apprentices across the full spectrum of trades, and the National Collision Repairer was invited to report on the...
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Make life a ride with BMW

Your chance to win a BMW R nineT Roadster with BMW & MINI Trade Club. The BMW & MINI Trade Team is excited to announce their exclusive member-only prize draw competition to win a BMW R nineT motorcycle.
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Tech Tips Feature

Ford SMC fender repairs, Mirka’s cordless range, Opus IVS’ Drive Pro Collision and Bostik’s Born2Bond Repair!
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