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Uncertainty around the COVID-19 pandemic and its significant impact on Victoria has forced the Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA) to reschedule its Australian Auto Aftermarket and Collision Repair Expo to 7 – 9 April, 2022 instead of the originally publicised date of 29 April to 1 May, 2021. The event’s longstanding venue, the Melbourne Convention Continue reading Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo rescheduled to April 2022

AAAA Autocare

The Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association (AAAA) has cancelled this year’s Autocare 2020 event, which was to take place during late October at Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre. AAAA had already postponed the event from June to October due to the COVID-19 outbreak but ongoing safety concerns and travel impacts forced the association to pull the Continue reading Autocare Brisbane cancelled

Worldpac Training Institute (WTI)

A series of free online webinars about automotive air-conditioning system diagnosis, variable displacement compressors and the future of refrigerants will be delivered in early June by Michael Ingvardsen, who is president of VASA’s continental counterpart MACSPartners Europe and technical training manager at Nissens Automotive. The webinars is part of a broader initiative organised by Worldpac Continue reading Free auto-AC webinars for night owls: June 2-4

VASA VP Brett Meads to speak at Autocare 2020

VASA Vice-President Brett Meads will address the 2020 Autocare convention in Brisbane with a presentation about how the proliferation of hybrid and electric vehicles is causing a convergence of automotive technologies, providing well-prepared repairers with opportunities not seen since we turned our backs on carburettors. Brett will talk about how the convergence of air-conditioning, driveline Continue reading VASA VP Brett Meads to speak at Autocare 2020

MACS Worldwide CEO Andy Fiffick, diesel expert Clinton Brett confirmed for Wire & Gas 2020

WIRE & GAS 2020 is developing into a truly world-class event, with Andy Fiffick (CEO and Chairman of VASA’s North American counterpart MACS Worldwide) announced as the event’s third confirmed overseas expert speaker. Andy has embraced the service of electric and hybrid vehicles at the multiple workshops he owns in the United States and with Continue reading MACS Worldwide CEO Andy Fiffick, diesel expert Clinton Brett confirmed for Wire & Gas 2020