ASA Archives - BodyShop Business
ASA Supports New U.S. House Vehicle Data Access Caucus

Vehicle data access is an issue for independent repairers that rely on accessing vehicle data to repair their customers’ vehicles safely and effectively.

ASA Webinar Discusses Advanced Clean Cars II, Service Info and Data

The webinar focused on the recent CARB Advanced Clean Cars II regulations and what these will mean for independent repair shops across the U.S.

Registration for 2022 MSO Symposium Now Open

Created by and for multi-shop owners, the event will take place Oct. 31 in Las Vegas.

Biden Administration Releases 2023 Budget Proposal

Included in the budget are important projects for independent vehicle repair shops related to vehicle safety, autonomous vehicles, electric vehicle deployment and emissions reductions.

ASA Releases Episode Two of Technology and Telematics Podcast

This episode features Mark Allen of Audi discussing best practices for safely and effectively performing repair and maintenance for electric vehicles.

Summit Discusses Future of EV Charging

National EV Charging Summit panelists discussed the future of electric vehicle charging, the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and the deployment of electric vehicles.

Pennsylvania Legislation Would Allow Self-Driving Cars to be Tested on Public Roads

S.B. 965 would allow companies to test self-driving vehicles on Pennsylvania highways without a driver available to take over in an emergency.

ASA Focuses on Key Membership Initiatives for 2022

Blair Calvo says ASA’s new model will allow ASA to continue its strong advocacy efforts at the state, local and national levels.

ASA’s New Regional Model Expansion Continues

ASA’s National Headquarters Office recently hosted a multi-day planning retreat for its newly appointed regional executive directors to go over key initiatives and plan for 2022.

President Biden Signs Executive Order on Clean Energy, EVs

President Joe Biden recently signed the Executive Order on Catalyzing Clean Energy Industries and Jobs Through Federal Sustainability.

First Episode of ASA Podcast Released

The first episode, “A Changing Fleet”, and others in the series will feature a variety of industry experts discussing the transition to an “all-electric” automotive future.

DOT Announces Initial Framework for EV Charging Station Programs

The U.S. DOT has taken the first steps in establishing programs for a national network of electric vehicle charging stations, as mandated in the bipartisan infrastructure bill passed earlier this year.