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Axalta to acquire the CoverFlexx Group from Transtar

Axalta Coating Systems has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the CoverFlexx Group from Transtar Holding Co., the companies announced. The transaction is anticipated to close in the third quarter, pending regulatory approval and customary closing conditions. The CoverFlexx Group specializes in manufacturing and distributing coatings for automotive refinish and aftermarket applications, including brands such

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Axalta Coating Systems has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the CoverFlexx Group from Transtar Holding Co., the companies announced. The transaction is anticipated to close in the third quarter, pending regulatory approval and customary closing conditions.

The CoverFlexx Group specializes in manufacturing and distributing coatings for automotive refinish and aftermarket applications, including brands such as Transtar Autobody Technologies, Pro Form and Aftermkt Armor.

Remembrance: Gene Lewis

Sadly, I report the passing of Gene Lewis on March 25 of this year. Gene was 97 at the time of his death. Related Articles – Eaton four-speed electric transmission receives PACEpilot award – Schaeffler, ATSG partner to support technical education – NexaMotion Group opens new C&M location in Edison, New Jersey Gene was the

Eaton four-speed electric transmission receives PACEpilot award

Eaton’s heavy-duty four-speed electrified vehicle transmission was named a 2024 Automotive News PACEpilot Innovation to Watch at an awards ceremony on April 29. Related Articles – Bosch launches shop EV Training Tour – Transtar announces Texas product expansions – Can you jump-start an EV? Eaton said its EV transmission provides superior performance on grades and

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Schaeffler, ATSG partner to support technical education

Schaeffler announced that it has entered into a partnership with the Automotive Transmission Service Group (ATSG) to become its primary sponsor. Through this agreement, Schaeffler will provide ongoing technical education support to the members of ATSG, which has offered technical support and repair information for transmission technicians for nearly 40 years. Related Articles – BendPak

NexaMotion Group opens new C&M location in Edison, New Jersey

NexaMotion Group announced that it is opening a new C&M Auto Parts location in Edison, New Jersey. Related Articles – NexaMotion Group opens new Arch Auto Parts store – NexaMotion Group announces expansions for Transtar products, C&M Auto Parts locations  – Deloitte study: Momentum is slowing for electrification in the U.S. NMG says that the

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ZF Aftermarket introduced more than 770 new parts in 2023

ZF Aftermarket reports that it released more than 770 new parts over the course of 2023. According to ZF, those parts include 115 part numbers for ZF transmission products, including nearly 70 SACHS torque converters, and four different formulations of ZF Lifeguard e-Fluid for hybrid engines. A wide variety of other car and truck parts

Circle D Specialties acquires Reid Racing

Circle D Specialties, a manufacturer of torque converters and driveline components for the automotive aftermarket, has announced the acquisition of Reid Racing, a maker of performance transmission cases and specialty heavy-duty axle components for off-road vehicles. Related Articles – ADD Group honored with awards from Advance Auto Parts, ACDelco – Nu-Star acquired by Traction Capital

The Alliance promotes JC Washbish to President

The Aftermarket Auto Parts Alliance, Inc.’s Board of Directors has named JC Washbish as president, effective Jan. 1. As president, Washbish will lead the Alliance headquarters office and its executive staff as well as Alliance shareholder membership moving forward. Related Articles – Transtar announces formation of NexaMotion Group – Al La Rocca passes away – HECAT

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Transtar Holding Co. acquires Arch Auto Parts

Transtar Holding Co. announced it has acquired Arch Auto Parts, which has 21 locations throughout New York City and surrounding areas. Arch will become part of NexaMotion Group (NMG), a family of automotive aftermarket businesses under Transtar Holding Company. Arch was represented by Schwartz Advisors, and the terms were not disclosed. Related Articles – Allison Transmission honors tech