Partners

AdvisorFix

Recognized as one of the industry's most talented and skilled service advisors, Jeremy O'Neal launched Advisor Fix in 2010, which provides real world sales training available to the auto repair industry, independent shops, and franchised dealers. www.advisorfix.com

Aol Autos

AOL Autos, http://autos.aol.com, offers car shoppers a multitude of resources to research and compare prices, features, specifications, and photos of new and used cars. The site also features the latest automotive news, including reviews and advice from industry experts on topics such as car buying, ownership and repair, hybrid trends, and more. autos.aol.com

ASE

The National Institute for Automotive Service Excellence, (ASE), was established in 1972 as a non-profit organization to help improve the quality of automotive service and repair through the voluntary testing and certification of automotive technicians and parts specialists. Today, there are more than 300,000 ASE-certified professionals at work in dealerships, independent shops, collision repair shops, auto parts stores, fleets, schools and colleges throughout the country. For more information about ASE, visit the website at www.ase.com

Automotive Service Association

The Automotive Service Association is the largest not-for-profit trade association of its kind dedicated to and governed by independent automotive service and repair professionals. ASA serves an international membership base that includes numerous affiliate, state, and chapter groups from both the mechanical and collision repair segments of the automotive service industry. ASA advances professionalism and excellence in the automotive repair industry through education, representation, and member services. asashop.org

Automotive Service Councils of California

ASCCA is supported by nearly 1,000 individual-owned automotive repair facilities in California. The core purpose of ASCCA is to elevate and unite automotive professionals, and give them voice in a way that promotes integrity, compassion, individuality, and continuous self-improvement. Membership in ASCCA is unique in that it is comprised of 31 chapters throughout California and is based on the time-honored values of small business owners. www.ascca.com

Bosch Service Network

The Bosch Service Network includes more than 14,000 Bosch Service Centers worldwide and is comprised of the top independent repair shops that service gasoline, diesel, and hybrid-driven vehicles. Bosch Service Centers maintain customer vehicles with the highest quality parts and expert technicians to keep vehicles running at their best. Reliable maintenance and repair, along with exemplary customer service, is what you will experience at Bosch Service Centers. Robert Bosch, LLC is the largest original-equipment parts manufacturer in the world. Bosch uses its industry knowledge and expertise to provide quality parts, diagnostic and wheel service equipment, and expert training to the Bosch Service Network. www.boschservice.com

Cars.com

Cars.com is the leading destination for online car shoppers, offering credible, easy-to-understand information from consumers and experts to help buyers formulate opinions on what to buy, where to buy, and how much to pay for a car. With comprehensive pricing information, side-by-side comparison tools, photo galleries, videos, unbiased editorial content, and a large selection of new- and used-car inventory, Cars.com puts millions of car buyers in control of their shopping process with the information they need to make confident buying decisions. www.cars.com/auto-repair

Castrol

Castrol, one of the world's leading lubricant brands, has a proud heritage of innovation and fueling the dreams of pioneers. Their passion for performance, combined with a philosophy of working in partnership with manufacturers, has enabled Castrol to develop oils that have been at the heart of numerous technological feats on land, air, sea and space for over 100 years. Today, the company's vast portfolio of high performance lubricants, including Castrol EDGE, Castrol MAGNATEC and Castrol Power1, are available in almost 140 countries worldwide. www.castrol.com

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is the world's largest independent product-testing organization. Using its more than 50 labs, auto test center, and survey research center, the nonprofit rates thousands of products and services annually. Founded in 1936, Consumer Reports has over 8 million subscribers to its magazine, website and other publications. Its advocacy division, Consumers Union, works for health reform, food and product safety, financial reform, and other consumer issues in Washington, D.C., the states, and in the marketplace. www.consumerreports.org

Elite Worldwide

Elite Worldwide, Inc. is an ethics-based company that offers a wide selection of industry-leading products and services created specifically to help automotive professionals build more profitable, successful businesses. Elite provides several sales, marketing, and employee management audio courses available for instant download; coaching and training services; as well as a wide variety of carefully chosen services from its affiliate companies. You can visit the Elite one-stop shop at www.EliteWorldwideStore.com

Jasper Engines and Transmissions

Jasper Engines and Transmissions, the nation's leading remanufacturer of drivetrain products, has been producing quality automotive components since 1942. JASPER's diverse product line includes: gas and diesel engines, transmissions, differentials and rear axle assemblies, as well as diesel fuel and air components. Our company also produces drivetrains for performance and custom restoration projects. As a 100% Associate Owned Company, we maintain an ongoing commitment to grow as a leading force in the automotive industry. Our processes and procedures are designed to produce quality components that will meet, or exceed, our customers'; expectations. Our mission statement is simple: "Do It Right and Have Fun!" - we are not only dedicated to building quality, value-oriented products but to enjoy and maintain a passion for the work we do. www.jasperengines.com

NAPA

NAPA was founded in 1925 to meet America's growing need for an auto parts distribution system. Today NAPA has grown to more than 6,000 NAPA AUTO PARTS stores, 62 distribution centers with more than 400,000 part numbers in inventory and more than 15,000 NAPA AutoCare and AutoCare Collision Centers nationwide. www.napaonline.com

US News Automotive

The U.S. News Media Group is a multi-platform publisher of news analysis, research and rankings which includes the monthly U.S. News & World Report magazine, the digital-only U.S. News Weekly magazine, and the company's websites, www.usnews.com and www.rankingsandreviews.com. Focusing on Health, Money, Education, Politics & Policy, Autos, and Travel, the U.S. News Media Group has earned a reputation as the leading provider of service news and information that improves the quality of life of its readers. The U.S. News Media Group's signature franchises include its News You Can Use® brand of journalism and its 'Best' series of consumer guides that include rankings of colleges, graduate schools, hospitals, health plans, and more. www.usnews.com