News in Brief
The Parts Alliance has opened a new branch of GSF Car Parts in Woodford Green. The marquee site on Woodford Trading Estate boosts coverage within the M25 and will meet demand from garages, fleets and national accounts within the Essexbased catchment area.
The Parts Alliance is gearing up for its second major event of 2018 with a Winter Trade Show at Sandy Park, home of the Exeter Chiefs, on November 22. The invitation-only event follows successful shows at the same venue in 2016 and 2017.
A revolutionary new mobile app for motorists, Pedal, is launching in December 2018. The smart app aims to centralise and simplify all things drivingrelated, saving you time and missed deadlines. It offers automatic payments for UK road charges, live accident support and automatic renewals for MOT, road tax and car insurance. See pedalapp.com
US company Tydrolyte
LLC is patenting a safer and superior performing electrolyte for traditional lead batteries. Tydrolyte is a less toxic replacement for sulphuric acid in lead batteries, which can also increase battery life, battery efficiency and charge acceptance. These are critical performance parameters for stop/start and mild hybrid vehicles, as well as other lead battery applications.