Featured Event

Fueling Connections

Level Up Your Business

Join us for an exciting day of learning and networking with industry professionals at our upcoming event on April 19th! This event is specifically designed for automotive aftermarket professionals and will feature cutting edge training and an engaging panel led by industry experts. After a day of learning, unwind and network at our ASTA dinner. The event will be held at the Marriott Southpark in Charlotte, NC. To reserve your room at our discounted event rate, click here. Register now to secure your spot!


Enhance your knowledge and skills at the ASTA Expo, featuring educational sessions, workshops, and demos.

Empowering Members

ASTA is here to help the independent automotive business owner by leveling that playing field between them, big corporations and dealerships.


We work to keep you informed on new legislation, regulation changes, environmental compliance, and labor laws that effect your business.

Featured Events

Apprenticeship Initiative

Invest in the future of your business and mentor the next generation of automotive technicians with the North Carolina Automotive Apprenticeship Program. With no cost to participate and the potential for wage reimbursement, it’s a win-win for your business and your employees. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to take your company to the next level – register now for the Automotive Apprenticeship Program!

Our Industry Partners

At ASTA we are proud to partner with some of the industries leading companies to offer our members discounts on the services you need to run your business.

“The ASTA gives a big sense of community and connectedness with others who are in the same boat.”

Mike Byer, Mike Byer Auto & Truck Repair

“Great resource for business owners wanting to improve their operations and help change the automotive service industry.”

– John Hill, Jeep Guys, Greensboro, NC

“The training is always top notch and meetings are very informative.”

Robert Crawford, R & N Motor Company, Inc.

News & Articles

Legislative Updates April 2024

Legislative Updates April 2024

Digital odometers make rollback scams easier - when repair needs don’t add up based on miles There is a misconception that odometer fraud has declined with digital odometers, according to Carfax research. Recent data suggests that more than 2.1 million vehicles were...

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Chapel Hill Tire Training Program Focuses on Next Generation

Chapel Hill Tire Training Program Focuses on Next Generation

View the full article from Tire Business here. CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Chapel Hill Tire has launched a Leadership Development Program (LDP) to cultivate the next generation of leaders within the company. The program, developed under the leadership of L2 Manager Stephen...

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Automotive Service & Technology Expo

Sept. 26-28, 2024 in Durham, NC

50+ management and technical seminars taught by the industry’s best and nationally known presenters, in addition to a vendor trade show and a variety of networking events! 

Sheraton Imperial Hotel

4700 Emperor Blvd I-40 #282, Durham, NC 27703