Made In America — Newark Auto Products, East Orange, New Jersey
Jul12

Made In America — Newark Auto Products, East Orange, New Jersey

As told to Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast by Ben Hershkowitz, President Newark Auto Products In the latest installment of our Made In America series we celebrate a company that has served the Auto Aftermarket for over 100 Years and as you will see actually preceded the Auto Aftermarket starting with horse drawn carriages. Originally known as Newark Auto Top and Body Company, the company was established in 1907 and has been in continual...

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Made In America – Flowmaster Mufflers Sacramento, California
Jun02

Made In America – Flowmaster Mufflers Sacramento, California

by Rob Mullner Chief Enthusiast US Auto Parts Imagine a place where skilled craftsmen and women and robots work together in harmony converting American steel into mufflers and exhaust systems for virtually every vehicle sold in the United States and offering those parts and systems in multiple grades of metal and your choice of sound level from mild to full race.  Well that place is located in West Sacramento and the Flowmaster team...

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Made In America: Coverking
May05

Made In America: Coverking

By Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast – US Auto Parts Photos by the Author and Coverking It can be challenging to succeed in the shadow of a giant Mouse, ice skating Ducks and bat swingin’ Angels in Anaheim, California but Coverking has thrived as a purveyor of car protection accessories including car covers, seat covers and much more. Located just a few miles from where Disneyland rose out of orange groves and dairy farms,Coverking...

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Made In America: Putco Inc. — Des Moines, Iowa
Apr07

Made In America: Putco Inc. — Des Moines, Iowa

By Rob Mullner, Chief Enthusiast- US Auto Parts A common refrain in the Auto Aftermarket is that “nothing is made in the US anymore” to correct that myth we are launching a new series called “Made in America”. Our first episode features Putco Inc. Putco produces a broad assortment of parts and their major categories including lighting and functional exterior components like step bars, truck bed accessories, grille guards and accent...

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