PCD Staff, Author at Professional Carwashing & Detailing
Not-to-miss highlights of The Car Wash Show™ 2024

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — From kick-off until after dark, there’s so much to learn, see, do and enjoy at this year’s The Car Wash Show.™

The Car Wash Show 2024
Visit Welcomemat at Booth #3136

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The company is exhibiting at the show and CEO Brian Mattingly will speak at a Tuesday session.

Welcomemat at The Car Wash Show 2024
At ISTOBAL USA: booth 1335

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Be sure to check out ISTOBAL’s equipment and much more while at The Car Wash Show™.

BendPak founder Don Henthorn passes away

AGOURA HILLS, Calif. — Under his leadership, BendPak has grown from a small machine shop to one of the world’s leading manufacturers of car lifts and automotive service equipment.

Don Henthorn, owner and founder of BendPak Inc., passed away March 28, 2024. Under his leadership, BendPak has grown from a small machine shop to one of the world’s leading manufacturers of car lifts and automotive service equipment.
Liquid insect remover from Stone Soap

This safe, concentrated formula quickly removes the residue from insects, eliminating scrubbing and can be used on all car surfaces.

Bug-X Liquid Insect Remover from Stone Soap
New Hyundai/Kia air skirt helps to maximize EV range

AAS technology controls the flow of air entering through the lower part of the bumper and controls the turbulence generated around the wheels.

New Hyundai/Kia air skirt helps to maximize EV range
High-powered EV charging network begins operations in North America

TORRANCE, Calif. — With Seth Cutler as CEO, IONNA targets to become one of the most accessible and reliable high-powered charging networks in North America with plans to deploy at least 30,000 chargers.

With Seth Cutler, newly appointed as the chief executive officer, the release stated that IONNA targets to become one of the most accessible and reliable high-powered charging networks in North America with plans to deploy at least 30,000 chargers.
Lucas Oil announces executive promotions

INDIANAPOLIS — Morgan Lucas has been named chief executive officer and Katie Lucas is now president.

Morgan and Katie Lucas - Lucas Oil
Heath Pomerantz joins Wow Carwash as COO

LAS VEGAS — Pomerantz is a carwash industry veteran, working in nearly every aspect of the business for almost three decades.

Charging electric vehicles in cold weather

Electrify America is sharing its top five tips to keep an EV on the move this winter.

Electric vehicle (EV) charging in cold, snow
Driven Brands reports fourth quarter, fiscal year 2023 results

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — System-wide sales were $6.3 billion, up 12% versus the prior year driven by 7% same-store sales growth and 4% net store growth, the company reported.

Hyundai, Kia unveil ‘Uni Wheel’ drive system

SEOUL — Uni Wheel is an integrated wheel drive system that dramatically improves available space inside an EV by moving the main drive system components to the vacant space within the wheel hub, the company stated.

Hyundai, Kia Unveil 'Uni Wheel' Drive System