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More Automotive Apprentices Are Now Eligible for Funding Assistance

Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC) announces three updates to the apprenticeship funding incentives announced in the fall. by Insurance Corporation of British Columbia What …

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Pedal Car Challenge Kicks Off Its Second Year

The first year of the Pedal Car Challenge was a success in many ways. The program enjoyed high interest from participating schools and big support …

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Toyota Hybrid Battery Takeback Program

The Automotive Retailers Association (ARA) wishes to thank all the auto recyclers who participated in the recent Toyota EV battery survey. The results of the …

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