WyoTech News Stories
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WyoTech Debuts Ford Conversion Van At SEMA Show That Combines The Best Of Retro Styling With Advanced Technology
To mark its 50th anniversary, WyoTech unveiled two vehicles that students, graduates and instructors customized as part of a “Chop Cut Rebuild” feature at this year’s SEMA Show.
WyoTech is proud to be part of a custom 1966 Ford Mustang build for the United States Military Education Association — the car was built out last week at Richard Wood Kustoms in Austin, Texas and will be revealed next week at SEMA. Watch it live now! https://video.nest.com/live/BDoWM7
IRVINE, Calif. (Aug. 13, 2015) — Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today announced a three-year partnership with WyoTech, one of the country’s premier technical training institutes, which will allow students to graduate as certified Mazda technicians. Mazda will also use WyoTech’s state-of-the-art training facilities in Blairsville, Pa. and Laramie, Wyo. to train its top dealership personnel on advanced courses throughout the year.
If your dream is to become a car-customizing specialist, you will have to master a number of specialty tools that allow you to create body panels and other metal components to individual specifications.
Below are some of the key tools and machines found in most custom car workshops:
Four students at WyoTech in Blairsville have been chosen to rebuild a Ford truck engine for MavTV’s “Chop Cut Rebuild” reality TV series.
Automotive collision refinishing specialists see a lot of vehicular damage. Dealing with damaged car and truck parts is part of the job. But some car parts get damaged more often than others, so it pays to put particular focus on repairing these particular components. Here are the seven most commonly damaged car parts based on a survey of nearly 20,000 auto collisions in 2010:* 1. Front Bumper (28 percent) – This is no surprise, since the front bumper is the first part of a car to hit another object when in forward motion. Even though bumpers are designed to resist low-speed impacts (under 5 mph), any collision at normal driving […]
Mack Trucks will sponsor two $8,700 scholarships for students studying Diesel Advanced Technology Education at WyoTech in Laramie and Blairsville.
Volvo Trucks will sponsor two $8,700 scholarships for students studying Diesel Advanced Technology Education at WyoTech in Laramie and Blairsville.
Cable TV personality, women’s land speed record holder and WyoTech graduate Jessi Combs was recently interviewed by RodAuthority.com.