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A Look Back and Ahead for the ARA

In 2022, the Automotive Retailers Association (ARA) enjoyed a number of achievements through its events, initiatives, and partnerships. The ARA looks forward to continuing these …

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BCIT’s ASTO Co-Op Students Are Available for Hire

In light of labour shortages in the automotive service industry, recruiting co-op students or apprentices who have undergone automotive program training can provide a steady …

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Industry Icon John Weston Passes Away

At the age of 89, John Weston passes away. Weston’s Automotive was one of the founding members of the Automotive Retailers Association (ARA) 70 years …

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