PTEN magazine has announced the winners of the 2017 Innovation Awards. This year, the publication received a total of 154 product nominations. Top products in 28 categories have been recognized.
Evaluated by a panel of judges consisting of technicians and shop owners, the PTEN Innovation Awards recognize the most innovative products introduced in the last year to the automotive aftermarket. These tools, introduced or significantly updated within the last year, are evaluated based on their ability make vehicle diagnosis and repair easier and more efficient, and make shops more productive.
Nominees were featured in the May and June 2017 issues of Professional Distributor and PTEN magazines. Winners can also be found in the August issues of Professional Distributor and PTEN.
Creepers and Seats: Creepex - FastBack
Diagnostic Test Equipment: Drew Technologies - Remote Assisted Programming Kit
Electrical Systems: Lisle Corporation - 71750 LED Quick Change Terminal Tool Set
Heavy Duty Diagnostics: NEXIQ Technologies - NEXIQ Blue-Link Mini
Inspection Tools, Lab Scopes: Snap-on Tools - BK8500 Advanced Wireless Video Scope
Tire, Wheel Service: Bartec USA, LLC - Tech200Pro
The PTEN and VehicleServicePros.com staff will be holding the annual awards ceremony on the show floor of the AAPEX Show in Las Vegas this November. Look for more coverage of the 2017 PTEN Innovation Awards and the AAPEX Show this fall.