ARA Pedal Car Challenge


The Automotive Retailers Association (ARA), through its AutoCareersBC program, and BASF have teamed up for a new and exciting event, the ARA Pedal Car Challenge. The goal of this province-wide event is to encourage youth to consider the automotive industry as a viable career choice. Each participating school in B.C. will receive a pedal car,  …

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2022 Collision/Glass Annual General Meeting & Trade Show

SHERATON GUILDFORD HOTEL 15269 104 Avenue, Surrey, British Columbia

Exhibitor and Attendee Information and Registration Information and registration is now available for exhibitors, supporters, and attendees. Click the button appropriate for your interest:     The ARA's first-ever Collision and Glass Trade Show, June 10/11 2022. What should have been the second annual Collision and Glass Trade Show is yet another example of the …

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BCIT EVolution ’22


The ARA’s EVfriendly program has partnered with EVolution ’22, EV Festival of Learning, hosted at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT) on September 25, 2022. The EVfriendly team will be attending this first-ever electric vehicle (EV) festival to help inform and inspire the public about sustainability and the benefits of how the EV world …

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70th Anniversary ARA AGM


The ARA will be hosting its 2022 Annual General Meeting and Golf Tournament at the Hilton Resort in Whistler, September 30 to October 2, 2022. Celebrating the 70th anniversary of the ARA this year, the event’s theme will include a retrospective of the last 70 years, while also recognizing the future of the industry and …

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