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Arlington Auto Center

By Steve McLinden In late 2014, after a decade of operating his Arlington, Texas, body shop in a cramped, poorly-lit, leased building on West Division...

Fortune Collision Centre

By Tom Williams In this day of the MSO, how do local collision shops fight back? It goes without saying that virtually all of the...

Recouped Automotive Center

By Gary Butler While most auto body and paint shops shy away from restoration work, a Waynesville, N.C., shop has actually found its niche by catering...

Mister Collision

By Steve McLinden Aldo Amirgholi’s autobody training had strict beginnings. An industry veteran of 30 years, Amirgholi earned his certification in auto repair in his...

Car’s Best Friend Paint & Body

By Gary Butler Sometimes, when tragedy strikes, words of condolence and shared memories of loved ones taken from us too soon are just not enough,...

Read’s Auto Collision

By Steve McLinden For 42 years, Read’s Auto Collision has been the go-to auto body shop on Fort Worth’s west side, serving three generations of...

Gray & Wells Collision Center

By Tom Williams To say John Wells has had a lifetime romance with cars would be a gross understatement. He was the typical ’50s-and-’60s car...

Walker’s Collision Repair

By Gary Butler In collision repair, there’s good, better, and best. Then there is Walker’s Collision Repair, 10606 Kingston Pike in Knoxville, Tenn., which is in...

Dent Dynamics

By Steve McLinden Insurance claims for the violent hailstorm that slammed into the western portion of the Dallas-Fort Worth area this past spring have exceeded...

Cockrell’s Auto Center

By Tom Williams Located on U.S. 27, on the southern outskirts of Cynthiana, Ky,, and about 19 miles from the Toyota plant in Georgetown, Ky.,...