Cox Automotive Signs Service Deal With U.S. Commercial EV Maker | Investing News

DETROIT (Reuters) – U.S. electric commercial vehicle maker Electric Last Mile Solutions (ELMS) said on Monday it has signed a letter of intent for Cox Automotive to supply service and repairs for the delivery van it will launch later this year.

Under the deal, Cox’s Pivet unit will provide warranty repairs, vehicle maintenance, roadside assistance, collision repairs and EV battery servicing to ELMS’ customers, the companies said. Cox boasts a network of more than 6,000 service centers, 3,000 partners and over 800 mobile technicians. Financial terms were not disclosed.

“The opportunity to collaborate with industry leader Cox Automotive helps put us on track to offer customers one of the most comprehensive service solutions that addresses their fleet needs in the most time and cost-efficient manner,” ELMS Chief Executive James Taylor said in a statement.

Cox, a subsidiary of privately owned Cox Enterprises, owns the Autotrader online automobile market, Kelley Blue

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Meyers Automotive Service provides car for veteran Summey – News – Sturgis Journal – Sturgis, MI

When a Sturgis automotive service company recently had the opportunity to help a veteran in need of a car, the business rose to the occasion.

Meyers Automotive Service recently presented Stoney Summey from St. Joseph County Veterans Affairs with a 2005 Buick. The vehicle is being given to a local veteran in need of reliable transportation.

“We were able to get this great car with the help of Travis Henline, owner of Sturgis Towing,” Meyers Automotive said in an online statement. “We gave the car a thorough inspection and repaired it as needed before turning it over to Stoney.”

Meyers Automotive Service owner Barry Lindblom said Thursday it “was a great opportunity that fell into my lap.”

“This was a great opportunity to do a little good and to help

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