Action Update Newsletter

EPA, FTC Hear from Iowa Leaders in DC

Iowa’s NADA Director Jeff Weber testified before the EPA on its proposed emissions standards for light- and medium-duty vehicles beginning in model year 2027. “NADA and dealers have long supported continuous vehicle emissions improvements that can be delivered …

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DMACC Automotive Skills Contest Winners Announced

The 2021 DMACC Automotive Skills Contest concluded in December. Eight teams competed in the hands-on portion of the competition, with students from Ames/Collins-Maxwell/Gilbert taking first place. Instructor Leland Staton achieved a rare feat as the educator responsible for …

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Service Managers, Techs Lead Career Panel

Four automotive service technicians and managers participated in a panel about careers in the automotive service industry hosted by the Iowa Intermediary Network. Matt Hazen of Junge Automotive Group (Hiawatha), Jake Ramsey of Hummel’s Nissan (Urbandale), Bryce Sleep …

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