Shop of the Week: Advance Automotive

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Name: Debbie and Milton Dennie

Shop name: Advance Automotive

Location: Perth, Ontario

Number of employees: 6 including owners

When did you open your shop?  August 2000

Specialty: We specialize in transmission & differential diagnosing and rebuilds, as well as engine rebuilds, and carbureted engine vehicles.

Main parts supplier: NAPA

What has been your biggest challenge as a shop this year and how have you navigated through them?

DD: A fire broke out at the end of December 2019, which left us without an office for three quarters of the way into 2020. Thankfully, we had two security alarm systems which allowed us to react swiftly, leaving the bays untouched. We have the most amazing

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Petersen Automotive Museum Holding Virtual Car Week

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Set the date on your calendar.

Well-known in the enthusiast field, especially among those in southern California, the Petersen Automotive Museum is more than just a place to go and see rare cars, including those used in movies. It’s a place where people of every automotive persuasion gather to show off their rides and rub shoulders with others with similar tastes. Now that the COVID-19 scare has yet again shut down the museum and made any gatherings in California impossible, the administration has decided to hold a virtual car week to help people still socialize.

This celebration will be in lieu of Monterey Car Week 2020, which sadly has been canceled. If you want to enter your vehicle for the Petersen Virtual Car Week and show it off to the world, the deadline is July 10, so you better get moving. Submissions

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