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April

Street Chopper Magazine Editor Loves His BendPak

Over the weekend, Street Chopper Magazine editor Jeff G. Holt sent us over a couple of pictures featuring his BendPak HD-9 Four-Post Car Lift and BendPak LS580V Air Compressor, along with a few kind words to let us know how much he loves them. Or, more specifically, how much he loves the “luxury of having a full-service poolside shop located right in the backyard.”

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Adam Carolla CarCast Shows You How To Change A Tire

Not too long ago, we took a quick ride down the 101 to the fair city of Glendale, CA, where we were granted access into the hallowed halls of Adam Carolla’s garage. We stumbled around in a daze, struck by the overwhelming amount of automobile awesomeness—unable to walk six feet without nearly tripping over a Mustang, Ford GT40 or Cobra. We were there to see a recording of a new CarCast How Use A Tire Changer segment.

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BendPak / Ranger at Automotive Manufacturing & Repair Show

There is tremendous opportunity for automotive market expansion in Eastern Asian countries. In late 2009, China alone consumed 35,000 new automobiles, becoming the number one auto-consuming nation in the world for December and surpassing the US in auto sales for the first time in history.

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March

BendPak Car Lift Install On “Garage Mahal”

A little over a week ago, we reported on BendPak’s upcoming part in Garage Mahal’s total makeover of one of Car and Driver Magazine’s test garages. So last week one of our intrepid team headed to the frosty northern city of Ann Arbor to oversee the installation of our automotive equipment for the show. (And to take pictures for the blog, of course.) During the visit, he met up with host Bill Goldberg, who turns out to not only be a huge car buff, but also a really personable guy who isn’t afraid at all to get his hands dirty.

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BendPak Automotive Equipment Featured On Upcoming Episode Of “Garage Mahal”

DIY Network’s hit show Garage Mahal is entering into its second season with new host WWE superstar Goldberg, even more insane garage makeovers and…BendPak equipment! That’s right, next week the Garage Mahal crew is heading over to Detroit to remodel the tech garage at the corporate offices of none other than Car and Driver Magazine.

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February

Ranger RFJ-3000AL Racing Jack Review

Youtube user and BendPak / Ranger fan RGsedona just got a brand new Ranger RFJ-3000AL Low Profile Aluminum Racing Floor Jack. So he did the only logical thing to do after you open a box of shiny new piece of quality garage equipment—review it on video it for all the internet to see. Ever been curious about how low the RRJ-3000AL’s profile really is? Want to see it stack up against other floor jack competition? Watch this video!

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BendPak & Direct Lift Head-To-Head Comparison

Here at BendPak, we believe that one of the primary forces pushing our industry forward is friendly competition. And if you’re already familiar with www.aStudyInLiftDesign.com, you know that we like to cut through the marketing gobbledygook and simply put our best up against theirs. With this strategy, we can make sure that our BendPak car lifts and truck lifts are as robust and feature-rich as possible. At the same time, it’s enlightening to see the stark differences in design, materials and manufacturing that can exist between two seemingly identical products.

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BendPak Receives 2010 Progressive Manufacturing Award

Managing Automation Media (the same folks who interviewed our very own Sina Moatamed last October) just announced their list of Top 100 Progressive Manufacturing Companies for 2010…and BendPak is on it! It’s an incredible honor to be recognized by the industry as a progressive manufacturing leader. BendPak has long been known as the manufacturer of the world’s best car lifts and automotive service garage equipment, but it’s especially encouraging to also be acknowledged for tight-knit, collective operational excellence in the way that BendPak conducts its internal business processes.

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Now That’s How It’s Done–Beautiful BendPak Car Lift Installation Pics

Today we’ve got a real treat for you on the BendPak Blog. Joe Mendola, a long-time BendPak distributor serving the North and South Carolina, has a fantastic photo gallery of his notable two-post and four-post car lift installations. Some special guests include auto lift installations for racing legends Richard Petty and Casey Mears!

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