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    • CNN's John King to deliver AAPEX keynote address

      LAS VEGAS John King, CNN's chief national correspondent and anchor of "Inside Politics," is slated to deliver the keynote address during the Automotive Aftermarket Products Expo on Oct. 30 in Las Vegas.

    • SEMA to launch monthly Industry Indicators Report

      DIAMOND BAR, Calif. The Specialty Equipment Market Association is launching a monthly "Industry Indicators Report," which will provide a snapshot of the U.S. economy with an emphasis on economic data that affects the automotive aftermarket...

    • Velocity to air SEMA Battle of Builders special

      DIAMOND BAR, Calif. Cable TV Channel Velocity will air a one-hour special on the 2017 SEMA Battle of the Builders competition that recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of vehicle builders at the annual SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

    • Permatex soap-infused sponge absorbs oil, repels water

      LAS VEGAS — Permatex, a division of Illinois Tool Works Inc., has debuted Fast Orange Grime Magnet, a soap-infused sponge that absorbs oil and other petroleum products from vehicle surfaces, garage floors, shop tools and hands and arms.

    • Hankook revamping Laufenn brand strategies

      LAS VEGAS — Almost three years after Hankook Tire America Corp. launched its entry-level Laufenn brand, the tire maker is evaluating internal strategies to position the brand better and spur growth.