I-CAR Press Room : 2023

Vinfast Partners With I-CAR for Auto Collision Repair and Training


VinFast, the first Vietnamese electric vehicle manufacturer, today announced that I-CAR’s Gold Class shop level credentialing will be a requirement for it’s US repair network. VinFast joins 37 other OEMs and Insurers who also require Gold Class status for their network repair facilities.

I-CAR® Achieves National Recognition as a Top Workplace


I-CAR® (the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) announced it has earned a 2023 Top Workplaces USA award (small employer category), which recognizes and celebrates organizations across the country that have built exceptional, people-centric workplace cultures.

American Honda Motor Company Partners With I-CAR®


I-CAR® (the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) today announced that American Honda Motor Company enhanced its partnership with I-CAR. Greg Ross, I-CAR Vice President of Sales and Marketing, explained that “The team at I-CAR is excited to support Honda/Acura with future delivery of 10 required online courses for collision repair facilities in their network.”

Experience a Winter Storm `Fender Bender’? ‘Proceed With Caution’ When Selecting Shops Qualified to Repair Today’s Advanced Vehicles


This winter’s spate of heavy snowfall, icy roads (not to mention resulting pot holes) and monster winds crisscrossing the country have created the perfect storm, greatly fueling “traffic” to the nation’s collision repair shops. This falls amid one of the most transformative eras of vehicle technology change, significantly impacting how complete, safe and quality repairs are made and how technicians are trained – or not – to perform these complex repairs.