Car Care Canada

Car Care Canada

October 17, 2006 09:00 ET

Video B-roll Advisory Reminder: 2006 National Car Check Events Show Shocking Failure Rate

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 17, 2006) -

ATTENTION: News Editors, Assignment Editors, Automotive Editors Look for full release and b-roll advisory on Tuesday October 17 2006

Please stay tuned for results from a series of car check events held earlier this year. These events showed a shocking failure rate, which continues to underscore the need for consumer education, according to Car Care Canada. The inspection lanes, conducted across Canada by volunteers from local independent repair shops, are part of the automotive aftermarket industry's ongoing public awareness campaign, "Be Car Care Aware."

About Be Car Care Aware & Car Care Canada- Be Car Care Aware is a consumer education campaign about the benefits of regular vehicle care, maintenance and repair. The goal of the Be Car Care Aware campaign is to build awareness and knowledge to prepare consumers to make sensible decisions about their vehicles. Built around three key message areas of safety, the environment and protecting your vehicle investment, the campaign is spearheaded by Car Care Canada.

Satellite times and coordinates with B-roll shot list will be available and sent on Tuesday October 17 2006

Contact Information

  • Car Care Canada
    Technical Issues with B-roll
    24/7 Operations Centre
    (416) 332-7066 or Toll Free: 1-877-442-4417
    XposurePR Inc.
    Jane Wilcox, ABC
    (905) 336-1933
    Mobile: (905) 464-4435