Auto Body News & Info

Is Apple getting into the self-driving car industry?

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The maker of the popular iPhone and iPad has decided to experiment with the car industry. According to Automotive News, Apple Inc. was granted a permit to test self-driving cars on California state roads. The permit grants Apple Inc. the right to test different driving scenarios that include: U-turns, lane changes and high speed driving. …

Donna & Vito Are Back and Funnier Than Ever

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Several months ago Barry’s Auto Body released the first in a series of hilarious videos geared toward educating the consumer about auto body repair. The first installment of the “I Gotta Guy” series introduced us to Donna & Vito, a Staten Island couple who found themselves in need of auto repair after a car accident. …

5 Reasons Why Women Make Better Auto Collision Estimators

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When you walk into Barry’s Auto Body you may notice something interesting, not only is the shop clean and welcoming, but the first people you will meet when bringing your car for service will be women. That’s because Barry’s Auto Body is an Equal Opportunity Employer, meaning that they hire the best and brightest people …

Three Things to Know When You Experience an Auto Collision

If you experienced an auto collision due to inclement weather or icy roads, there are a few things you should know to make sure that your vehicle is fixed properly. First: Check to be sure that no one is injured.  Your safety and the safety of your passengers is, and should be, your most important …

Winner of Barry’s Auto Body Scooter Give-Away Meets Her New Ride

This is one New Year that Bridget Murphy of Westerleigh, won’t soon forget because she became the winner of the Barry’s Auto Body Scooter Give-Away contest.  Bridget picked up her 2016 Kymco Agility scooter this week from the Eltingville auto body shop. Said Ms. Murphy “When I found out that I won the scooter I …

Some of the world’s most expensive vehicles

$2.6 million – Pagani Huayra BC Named for the God of the Winds, the Pagani has an AMG-sourced V12 and is fitted with an active rear spoiler that generates 1,102 pounds of downforce at 155 mph, as well as a wider rear track, new side skirts, and a bevy of sexy aero goodies. The use of …

Hot New Cars for 2017

Hot New Cars 2017

2017 is going to be a great year for cars. Here are a few favorites from the team at Barry’s Auto Body. Jaguar XE – Kelly Blue Book says the Jaguar XE can stand up to the BMW 3 Series of compact luxury cars. The contemporary shaped body rides on an aluminum modular chassis designed …

There are only 2 months left to sign up to win a Kymco scooter.

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Time is running out to register to win a brand new Kymco scooter from Barry’s Auto Body.  The contest is a thank you to customers and the people of Staten Island who helped Barry’s Auto Body achieve 30 successful years in business. The winner of the 2016 Kymco scooter will be chosen through a random …

Don’t let winter hold you hostage. Use these tips to drive safely in snow

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Driving in snow makes most people nervous. For some, snow on the ground means that they won’t drive at all. But there are times that driving in snow is necessary. To keep you and your passengers safe, driving in snow should be approached with a great deal of caution. Here are some tips from the …

Car dent repair

If you are seeking car dent repair in Staten Island, look no further than Barry’s Auto Body.  For more than thirty years, this family owned and operated auto body shop located in Eltingville, Staten Island has been providing expert car dent repair to residents of New York City and New Jersey. Many auto body shops …