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3 ACES
European component makers are returning to invest in talent and technology for the growth of ACES vehicles

The growth of what is known as ACES trends that anticipate the future of automobility with a foreseeable impact in the garage activity with fewer repairs but of a higher price), has been conditioned by the economic crisis generated by the pandemic.

2 Car Sharing
Car sharing fleets, an opportunity for the body shop

Shared mobility vehicles constitute an attractive business opportunity for the body garage/shop

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PPG Refinish Polska supports the best.

PPG Refinish Polska is a partner and sponsor for another year in continuous effort of the student racing team PWR Racing Team, representing Wrocław University of Technology in the international, prestigious competition - Formula Student

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PPG delivers 1,000th PPG MOONWALK automotive refinish mixing system

VIGO, Spain, March 31, 2022 – PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it has completed the 1,000th installation of its award-winning PPG MOONWALK™ automated refinish paint mixing system.

04 The Impact Of Climate Over The Activity Of Shops
21% of traffic accidents that end up with the car at the garage are caused by bad weather

Poor weather conditions decisively influence the workload of body and paint shops, as stated in a study by the US Department of Transportation, after analyzing 5,89 million accidents over one decade.

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PPG Renews Sponsorship With Team Penske, Returns Livery to Former Champion Josef Newgarden for 2022 NTT INDYCAR SERIES

STRONGSVILLE, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PPG (NYSE: PPG) today announced that it will renew its sponsorship of Team Penske and two-time NTT INDYCAR SERIES champion Josef Newgarden, who is set to drive the No. 2 PPG Chevrolet in 2022.

03 Digital Environments Improve Efficiency In Bodywork Accident Management
Digital environments improve efficiency in bodywork accident management

This is the main conclusion of a recent “Auto Insurance Conference” organized by ICEA, the Association for the Cooperative Research between Insurance Companies and Pension Funds in Spain, called “New business approach for Auto Insurance.

01 The EU Is Urged To Regulate Who Is Responsible For Traffic Accidents Caused By Autonomous Vehicles
The EU is urged to regulate who is responsible for traffic accidents caused by autonomous vehicles

The imminent arrival to European roads of level 3 autonomous vehicles, has heightened the debate regarding who is responsible for the accidents caused by this type of vehicle.

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

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Notable increase in the number of patents related to autonomous cars

The automation of driving reduces the number of accidents and impacts the paint and body repair market. At what speed is the automatization of the vehicle pool happening?

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The number of female clients going to body shops is increasing

Taking a car to the shop for maintenance or repair continues to be an activity carried out by more men than women. However, according to the main garage associations, year after year, the number of women who take their car to the shop is growing.