Automotive

TecAlliance Releases New Truck and Heavy Vehicle N-Type Table for Australia

PARts DB are delighted to announce the release of the TecAlliance TecDoc Australian heavy vehicle and truck N-Type VML and vehicle table. The new table has been specially built with local input for the Australian and New Zealand markets covering 90% plus of all 6.5 tonne plus rigid trucks and tractor units. This includes popular Japanese trucks like Canter, Fuso, Hino, Isuzu and UD alongside the popular European models. Just as important are the Kenworths, Western Star, Freightliner and other...

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Gates Auto Catalogue Europe goes live.

PARts Australia are very proud to be associated with this great global brand and the new Gates Auto Catalogue web site.   Covering over 29 different European markets and supporting over 18 individual languages, the new web site features PARts IQ Search technology for easy lookup and search. This includes cars, lights commercials, recreational vehicles and truck fitment along with part number, cross-reference and buyers guide information. The site is mobile responsive and supports all portable device formats following on from...

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How MotoParts Went Online Profitably with PARts

  MotoParts has been a long time wholesale B2B supplier of automotive parts and car accessories in Australia, being one of Australia’s leading auto parts distributor, when they decided to go online to further grow their business. This decision was prompted by the rapid growth of the Australian online automotive parts sales industry (estimated to be worth $380.3 million in 2014-2015 and growing annually at a compounded rate of 17%) centred on New South Wales, Victoria and Queensland –...

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MTQ Engine Systems powering online with PARts B2

‘...with the help of the team at PARts Australia we now have an industry leading internal catalogue and B2B online solution. Every challenge we faced the team came up with a solution“     Australia’s largest and best known diesel & turbo aftermarket sales and service provider is powering online using PARts technology. According to Ian Kennedy, MTQ’s E-Commerce Manager – “Every challenge we faced, the PARts team came up with a solution. I am extremely happy with our...

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Fulcrum Suspensions new website goes live

Fulcrum Suspensions has gone live with its new web site offering a range of suspension and service solutions for 4×4, performance and daily drivers including steering and suspension alignment and service. Now celebrating over 40 years of innovation, the company was originally founded in 1976 by Graham Scudamore-Smith. Fulcrum has grown from its humble beginnings as a wheel alignment workshop in the Brisbane suburb of Moorooka to a global organisation that offers a diverse range of suspension solutions for...

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Peach and PARts

Automotive data gates open With the historic signing of a Heads of Agreement for the full and safer sharing of automotive data for servicing and repair by the Australian automotive stakeholders on December 15, the door has been opened for more players in the automotive service and repair business.Thanks to the AAAA and this agreement, critical data for automotive repair, maintenance, and customisation, is made fully available, even to small automotive businesses that were not privy to this information before. Windfall...

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TecAlliance releases Automotive Report 2017

TecAlliance, the company behind TecDoc has just released this year’s Automotive Report including: automotive data for more than 50 countries from seven regions (Europe, Asia, Middle East, Oceania, North America, South America, and Africa) sales figures for top 3 brand names (by country) and the most important economic and automotive trends from 2015-2016 five-year forecasts for cars and light trucks (electric vehicles) and more. As is the case with previous editions, the 2017 Automotive Report is full of useful...

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Gates Australia Catalogue web site for advanced parts fitment lookup

  Gates prides itself on having the best auto parts and fitment data in the market and the new Gates Catalogue web site is designed to showcase their extensive range of  world leading products. Gates designed and produced the world’s first V-belt. And that started it all. Today, they are the largest manufacturer of V-belts, timing belts, and serpentine belts as well as a leading provider of automotive hoses and more. Using the power and capability of PARts CED,...

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PARts DB Upgrade to v6.0 is now live

PARts DB v6.0.0.0 is now LIVE! This is our biggest PARts DB upgrade to date with major changes to PARts Console and the whole PARts e-cosystem to help you better manage and sell your auto parts. Some of the main changes are actually “under the hood” but these same changes are critical in shaping our product and services for the future while allowing us to deliver on many customer requests in PARts Console. What’s New? A complete redesign of the...

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New Auto Parts Manufacturer-to-Workshop Vertical

Auto parts manufacturer direct to workshop? Looks like one leading investment group thinks this sort of strategy has legs as they look to accumulate 1000’s of service workshops. Last week’s Icahn Automotive Group acquisition of 250 locations of Precision Auto Care service and repair business capped billionaire investor Carl Icahn’s recent buying spree that is set to position the Icahn Group as a serious contender in the U.S. auto-parts market. Icahn Automotive bought Precision Auto Care for a reputed US$35...

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