American Honda Motor Company Partners With I-CAR®

March 09, 2023


 Coming Soon: I-CAR to Deliver 10 Required Courses for the Honda/Acura Certified Collision Network, including 1,800 repair centers

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. March 9, 2023 – I-CAR® (the Inter-Industry Conference on Auto Collision Repair) today announced that American Honda Motor Company enhanced its partnership with I-CAR. 

Honda Acura Certified Collision Centers

Greg Ross, I-CAR Vice President of Sales and Marketing, explained that “The team at I-CAR is excited to support Honda/Acura with delivery of 10 required online courses for collision repair facilities in their network.” 

The transition to I-CAR's learning management system will support technicians with streamlined training easily accessible in one platform alongside all other I-CAR courses. It also enables those repair facilities that currently have a Gold Class® training subscription to complete their Honda network training requirements with no additional fees. 

“We are eager to provide the Honda/Acura network locations with the opportunity to receive accessible and relevant education that fulfills their network requirements while training towards I-CAR's highest industry credentials,” Ross added. 

Dane Rounkles, Wholesale Parts Marketing National Manager for American Honda Motor Company, stated; "At Honda, we are dedicated to providing our customers with the highest level of service and expertise. Our recent achievement of having 96% in I-CAR’s Gold Class program within our network is a testament to this commitment. We are proud to have a knowledgeable and educated network and will continue to strive for excellence in everything we do." 

The online courses are available at for both the Honda/Acura Certified Collision Network, including 1,800 repair centers, and all collision repair professionals, in alignment with I-CAR's vision “that every person in the collision repair industry has the information, knowledge and skills required to perform complete, safe and quality repairs for the ultimate benefit of the consumer.” 

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About I-CAR: Founded in 1979, I-CAR is a not-for-profit education, knowledge, and solutions organization designed to support the evolving needs of the Collision Repair Inter-Industry. I-CAR, which is accredited by IACET (The International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training) is focused on improving the quality and safety of auto collision repair for the ultimate benefit of both the industry and the consumer. For more information, please visit