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CARDONE Ahead of the Curve on Aftermarket Electronic Power Steering (EPS) Demand

CARDONE Industries has expanded its remanufactured electronic power steering (EPS) product coverage to meet and exceed market demand as the transition from hydraulic power steering to EPS becomes the norm. “With the increase of EPS systems in new vehicles over the years, CARDONE has aligned with that demand and is poised to lead the aftermarket in this category” Said Mark Mooberry, Senior Director of Product Management at CARDONE. Read more...

CARDONE Announces Grand Prize Winner of Hot Rod Giveaway

CARDONE Industries, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, has again partnered with Swag Custom Rides, to give away another pristinely restored classic vehicle during their 2019 Hot Rod Giveaway. This year’s lucky winner, Chad Rose from Salt Lake City UT, walked away with the ’77 Firebird Trans Am along with a check for $10,000 and an all-expense paid trip to the Summit Racing Goodguys Lone Star Nationals Car Show in Ft. Worth, TX where the giveaway took place. Read more...

CARDONE Launches 2019 Fall Technical Video Competition for Cash Prize

CARDONE Industries, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, has announced the latest edition of its popular video competition for automotive technicians to share their installation skills and enter to win $5,000. Based on the success of the first three contests, CARDONE has renewed its challenge to technicians of all skill levels, from professional automotive technicians to enthusiastic DIYers, to create and share an original video featuring the diagnosis, installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part. Read more...

CARDONE Announces Winner of 2019 Spring Installation Video Competition

CARDONE Industries, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, has announced the winner of its installation video competition, which called on technicians and car enthusiasts to submit an original video showing the installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part. There were many great videos submitted by shops and individuals, but the $5,000 grand prize winner with the most votes was Simon Rivera of Henrico, Virginia. Read more...

CARDONE Appoints New CEO

CARDONE Industries is pleased to announce the appointment of Mike Carr to the role of CEO, effective immediately.Carr, a seasoned executive in the automotive aftermarket, brings a wealth of global experience from his 23 years at Johnson Controls in several senior leadership positions and almost 4 years at Axalta Coating Systems as President North America and then President Americas.  Read more...

CARDONE Wins Two Awards for Aftermarket Content

CARDONE Industries received two Automotive Content Professional Network (ACPN) Content Excellence awards at the 2019 Knowledge Exchange Conference in Tampa, Florida.The annual awards recognize the best examples of print and electronic cataloging in the vehicle aftermarket. Catalogs are judged on a variety of criteria ranging from compliance with best practices to readability and technical accuracy, innovation, interactivity, quality of content, and ACES and PIES XSD validation. Read more...

CARDONE Offers Cash for Tech Tips, Launches Video Competition to Share Industry Knowledge

CARDONE Industries has announced the latest edition of its popular video competition for automotive technicians to share their installation skills and enter to win $5,000. Based on the success of the first two contests, CARDONE has renewed its challenge to technicians of all skill levels, from professional automotive technicians to enthusiastic DIYers, to create and share an original video featuring the installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part. Read more...

CARDONE Meets Aftermarket Electronic Power Steering Demand

CARDONE Industries has unveiled an expanded product line of remanufactured electronic power steering (EPS) solutions designed to meet the impending tidal wave of demand as more automotive manufacturers transition from hydraulic power steering to EPS. Read more...

 

CARDONE Industries sells office space to NorthPoint Development

CARDONE Industries announced today that it has sold its office and distribution location at 5501 Whitaker Avenue in Philadelphia to NorthPoint Development, a Kansas City-based private firm that has developed more than 49,000,000 square feet of industrial space nationwide since 2012. Read more...

CARDONE to Give Away All American Muscle Car - '77 Firebird

CARDONE Industries has announced it will give away a 1977 Pontiac Trans Am Firebird in a giveaway sweepstakes geared toward DIYers, automotive technicians and car enthusiasts. CARDONE customers can enter to win this signature Smokey and the Bandit-inspired vehicle through in-store and online purchases, as well as select live events such as webinars and car shows.  Read more...

CARDONE Unveils Winner from Technician Video Competition

Winner Plans to Donate $5,000 Prize to Charitable Cause

CARDONE Industries has announced the winner for its installation video competition, which challenged technicians and car enthusiasts to submit an original video showing the installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part. The $5,000 grand prize-winning video was submitted by Eric Obrochta with South Main Auto Repair in Avoca, New York. Read more...

CARDONE Launches into Heavy Duty Market

CARDONE Industries has announced its newest product line of brake solutions designed specifically to meet the needs of the Heavy Duty aftermarket. Launching in 2019, CARDONE will unveil a complete heavy duty brake program that includes air disc calipers, brake pads, rotors and other accessories. The full line program was designed to provide customers all the components needed to replace the entire brake system for the rapidly growing market of class 7 and 8 vehicles such as trucks, tractors, trailers, school buses, transit buses and motor coaches. Read more...

CARDONE Remanufactures its Brand

CARDONE Industries has unveiled its new brand during AAPEX 2018 with a renewed commitment to modernize and provide industry-leading solutions to the automotive aftermarket. A leader in automotive innovation, CARDONE has re-engineered its brand and website to better serve customers and deliver O.E. alternative solutions.  Read more...

CARDONE Industries Completes Successful Recapitalization

CARDONE Industries, has announced a Recapitalization of its current credit facilities with Citizens Bank and Brookfield Asset Management. The recapitalization will allow CARDONE to continue to expand its remanufacturing and innovation capabilities as well as bolster its geographic footprint, while further strengthening its balance sheet and overall capital position. Read more...

CARDONE Meets Market Need for Front & Rear Drive Axle Assemblies

CARDONE Industries, has announced plans to expand its already robust drive axle assembly product line designed to deliver top-of-the-line solutions for many light to medium trucks, as well as cars that are susceptible to axle failures. CARDONE’s innovation team has responded to customer feedback and identified common failure points in order to re-engineer front and rear drive axles that save technicians time and cut cost. Read More...

CARDONE Announces Winner of Mystique

CARDONE Industries, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, recently partnered with Swag Custom Rides to restore and give away Mystique, a fully restored and reimagined ’66 Chevy Chevelle. On Saturday, August 11 during the Hot August Nights car show in Reno, NV, Tony McKoy, a United States Army veteran from McDonough, GA.  Read more...

CARDONE Awarded Five Awards for Industry-Leading Content

Leading supplier of automotive replacement parts, CARDONE Industries, has won five top awards through the Automotive Content Professionals Network’s (ACPN) 2018 Content Excellence Awards.  Read More...

CARDONE and Swag Custom Rides Tour Dual-Fuel ’66 Chevelle Across the Nation

CARDONE Industries, a leader in the automotive aftermarket, and partner Swag Custom Rides, have announced the tour schedule for the fully restored and reimagined ’66 Chevy Chevelle. Read more...

CARDONE Becomes Full-Line Air Suspension Supplier

Leading supplier of automotive replacement parts, CARDONE Industries, recently expanded its air suspension portfolio to become a full-line supplier of 10 part types essential to O.E. dealers and reman technicians. Air suspension is growing at a rapid rate, and CARDONE is providing the parts necessary for dealers and technicians to keep pace. Read more...

CARDONE Jump Starts 2018 with More Than 250 New Parts

CARDONE Industries  released over 250 new parts this month. Customers seeking throttle bodies and CV drive axles for certain Hyundai and Nissan models now have a reliable, cost-effective alternative to O.E. parts. Read more...

CARDONE Announces Winner from Installation Video Competition

CARDONE Industries has announced the winner of its installation video competition, which called on technicians and car enthusiasts to submit an original video showing the installation or service of an under-the-hood or under-the-car automotive part. More than a dozen shops and individuals submitted videos, but the $5,000 grand prize winner with the most votes was Brett Robbins. Read more...

CARDONE Industries Announces Acquisition of ADP Distributors and Rotomaster Turbos

CARDONE Industries is pleased to announce that it has acquired the controlling interest in ADP Distributors. ADP is the parent company of Rotomaster, a global brand and manufacturer of new and remanufactured turbochargers, service kits, cartridges and components. This acquisition, combined with CARDONE’s own broad catalog and competitive blend of products... Read more...