National AutoBody Research Launches California Labor Rate Survey
National AutoBody Research (NABR) has announced the launch of its newly revised California Standardized Auto Body Labor Rate Survey, based on the labor rate survey format defined by the California Department of Insurance (CDI).
Survey Reveals Most Americans Expect Self-Driving Vehicles to be Commonplace in 15 Years
The survey, “The Road to Autonomous Vehicles – 2018,” found that 70 percent of Americans expect that autonomous, self-driving vehicles will be commonplace in America within the next 15 years.
Latest ‘Who Pays for What’ Survey Focuses on Aluminum Repair Labor Rates
The current survey, open for participation through the end of October, focuses on aluminum repair labor rates, as well as about two dozen shop supply items, asking how frequently shops are paid for each by the eight largest auto insurers in the country.
Despite Safety Concerns, Nearly Half of US Consumers Look Forward to Driverless Cars
New data shows that 43 percent of U.S. consumers would buy or ride in autonomous vehicles if they were broadly available today.
2016 Collision Repair Industry Snapshot Survey Now Open
The collected data will be compared to previous benchmarks. Trends over the years will be analyzed, with results published and shared with the industry.
Survey Looks at Baby Boomer Vehicle Technology Preferences
The survey revealed that 76 percent of drivers 50 and older who plan to buy a new car will seek out high-tech safety features.
Surveys Find US Driver Interest in Self-Driving Cars Dipped Only Slightly After Fatal Tesla Crash
The surveys also found that the public’s awareness of Tesla’s Autopilot capabilities soared as a result of media coverage of the fatal crash.
Survey Finds Consumers Crave Advanced Technology in New Vehicle Purchases
Findings from a new IHS Automotive global consumer survey, Connected Cars, indicate that new advanced technologies and increased connectivity are driving consumer preferences as they consider new vehicles.
CIECA Releases Technology Survey
All completed surveys will be entered into a drawing where 10 $20 Starbucks gift cards will be awarded.
Survey Finds Road Rage on the Rise
The behavior could include following too closely, yelling at another driver, cutting them off or making angry gestures.
General Motors Releases Survey on OEM Repair Procedures
New survey aims to help the automaker make improvements and changes that it feels could ultimately help and support the industry as a whole.
Americans Want Silicon Valley Tech Firms to Steer Self-Driving Cars, Not Automakers
Survey finds that Americans overwhelmingly want to buy and ride in self-driving cars, but they don’t want the “brains” of those vehicles to come from automakers.