AIC Champion Companies

Champion Companies invested in the idea of the AIC, long before it became a reality. Each Champion made a contribution to the feasibility study, with the common vision for a Centre of Excellence for the automotive industry. The AIC acknowledges this commitment to innovation, and to collaboration within the aftermarket industry to improve the quality of product available to Australian consumers.

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Airbag Man are Australia's leaders in Air Suspension since 1995, designing & manufacturing quality Air Suspension Systems to provide easy levelling control of the vehicles suspension which improves stability & handling, maintains a level ride height, improves comfort & safety under all load conditions.

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ALLIN Towbars is a SA family owned and operated business that has been in operation since 1946.
It’s core business is the design, development, testing and fabrication of towbars. The business is an aftermarket manufacturer and supplier to the automotive trade and general public. In addition, the business supplies and installs anything related to the Caravan and 4WD industries. The business has built valuable alliances with reputable brands, such as ARB, Redarc, SmartBar and Ultravision.

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AMA Group Limited – Automotive Components & Accessories Divisions (ACAD) focuses on the vehicle aftercare and accessories market, consisting of four divisions: manufacturing - vehicle protection products and Ute/commercial accessories; distribution - automotive electrical and 4WD accessories; automotive component remanufacturing; and automotive workshops and performance products. Each with a strong focus of being best in category companies.

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Founded back in 1975, ARB has since expanded to Australia’s largest manufacturer and distributor of 4x4 accessories. Built with a strong network of over 150 stores nationwide and so many of our staff being passionate 4WDers, you can be sure that at ARB, We Get It!

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Australian Clutch Services are based in South Australia and specialise in the supply of standard replacement and performance clutch kits and accessories for passenger car, commercial and agricultural vehicles. With in-house testing and a widespread export program, ACS offer an extensive range coverage for thousands of vehicles.

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Bendix, Australia’s leading brake manufacturer is part of the international FMP Group, a world leader in brake technology. FMP’s Australian manufacturing operation, in Ballarat VIC, is the regional technical centre of excellence in advanced research and development for Asia Pacific and a key original equipment supplier to leading vehicle manufacturers.

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Clutch Industries (CI) is a full service clutch manufacturer, manufacturing clutch kits, clutch cover assemblies, clutch plates and flywheels. With more than 68 years of local design, development and manufacturing experience, we are the largest and most experienced clutch manufacturer in Australia.

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Cruisemaster is Australia’s leader in all-terrain towing technology. Most notably Cruisemaster is recognised for their extensive range of independent arm trailer suspension and trailer couplings. The Cruisemaster range includes ATX, XT, CRS and GT suspension systems and the DO’ range of couplings including the market leading DO35.

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Dana's operating philosophy is based on a set of principles that translate globally; examples include continuous improvement, customer satisfaction, innovation and technology, and quality. The sum of these cultural values is one team – “One Dana” – focused on one purpose: creating exceptional value for Dana shareholders by delivering superior products and service to Dana customers.

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Dayco is a global leader in the research, design, manufacture and distribution of essential engine drive systems and aftermarket services for automotive, truck, construction, agriculture and industrial applications. Dayco’s 100+ years of experience in drive systems allows us to equip all customer applications around the world with the most effective drive systems to meet customer specific performance requirements.

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With over four decades of manufacturing experience and unsurpassed knowledge through research and development, Disc Brakes Australia has positioned itself as Australia’s most awarded manufacturer and a global leader in brake rotor development and manufacturing.
DBA has proudly grown from a small local Australian manufacturer and distributor to supplying disc rotors, pads, fluids and shoes across Australia, USA, Europe, The Middle East, Russia, Asia and everywhere in between. DBA’s range of direct replacement disc rotors and pads cater for street vehicles, performance upgrades, towing, 4×4 / SUV, military / armoured vehicles, track and motorsport applications.

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DBC2 is not just any marketing company, we understand the automotive aftermarket industry like no other. DBC2 is a team of automotive marketing experts that, since 2000, have delivered tangible results for our clients in key areas like digital marketing, strategic marketing, sponsorship, advertising, PR, design and promotions.
Some of Australia’s most prominent automotive brands rely on DBC2 to drive increased success from their marketing, not by spending more, but by thinking outside their comfort zone.

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Fulcrum Suspensions is an Australian based automotive aftermarket company specialising in suspension and steering solutions. Founded in 1976, the Fulcrum Group is responsible for three major aftermarket suspension brands, all focused on providing better alignment solutions and driving capability. Respectively being Fulcrum Suspensions, SuperPro Suspension and Formula Suspension.

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GearWrench® introduced the original patented five-degree ratcheting wrench in 1996 and quickly became a go-to brand for professional automotive technicians. The innovation didn’t stop there. Year after year, the GearWrench® brand continues to expand its line—in ratcheting tools and beyond—to help automotive and industrial technicians get their jobs done faster and easier.

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Harrop Engineering is synonymous with automotive performance products, built through innovative designs, on-track success and a reputation for manufacturing quality trusted globally. Since 1955, Harrop has been a leader in automotive engineering with core product lines including Superchargers, Engine Components, Differentials, Brakes, and Cooling.

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Lovells Automotive Systems Pty Ltd is in its 80th year of business as a manufacturer and supplier of premium quality springs and suspension components to suit a broad range of applications for the automotive, agriculture, mining and railway industries. From performance vehicles to intercity express passenger trains to rugged mining vehicles and freight locomotives, Lovells have the experience to supply all of your suspension needs.

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Milford has always been the clear leader in vehicle load restraint devices... For 50 years, Milford has successfully designed, tested and manufactured its unique range of products to the highest possible standards. During this time, the Milford name has become synonymous with global leading Cargo Barrier & Towing solutions. Always the innovator and leader, Milford hold a vast portfolio of Australian and International patents, designs and trademarks.

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We are a part of the STENHØJ companies, integral part of Nexion Group.
STENHØJ was founded in 1917 and today we are a leading group of great companies, brands, products and people.
STENHØJ companies are active in manufacturing, distribution and service within the automotive aftermarket. Our aim is, through strong products, competent advisors and service on a high level to meet customer expectations and demands now and in the future.

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Pedders Suspension and Brakes is an Australian family owned company that has been operating since 1950 and now has over 120 locations Australia wide as well as international distribution. It has developed an enduring reputation for providing specialist advice, customised solutions within the automotive aftermarket industry.

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PWR provides world class cooling solutions by manufacturing high performance aluminium radiators, intercoolers and oil coolers for race cooling solutions to leading race categories and teams such as F1, NASCAR, V8 Supercars, Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters and World Rally Championship, PWR is recognised as a world leader when it comes to high performance cooling.

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REDARC, based in South Australia, has 40 years’ experience in the research, design, development and manufacture of a range of electronic voltage converters, inverters, power supplies, battery chargers, brake controllers and trailer braking products. REDARC’s goal is to ensure that our products and service is the benchmark by which the competition is measured, and has the capability to conceptualise, design, test and manufacture a range of industry leading products to suit all vehicles from recreational through to commercial and industrial applications.

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TAG has been designing and manufacturing towbars in Australia for over 30 years. All TAG towbars are designed, manufactured and tested to meet the stringent standards of ADR62/01.

TAG towing has one of the most extensive ranges of towbars and wiring solutions that covers over 90% of vehicles on the road in Australia.

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Founded in 1969, Terrain Tamer have spent 50 years engineering, testing and manufacturing parts for 4WDs. Often stronger than OE, Terrain Tamer’s range of over 40,000 parts keeps a vehicle running – right through the Gearbox, transfer case, transmission, filters, suspension, brake, clutch, steering and more, for a huge range of popular 4WD models.

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TUFF Bullbars Australia is part of the TUFF Group of companies and was formed in 2002 by Phil Griffiths with five staff specialising in making bullbars for people in country areas.
Since then the company has expanded to 80 people and has a 6000 square metre factory complex in Toowoomba Queensland. TUFF now produces steel and alloy utility trays with the same quality and durability which has made TUFF the first choice for those operating in the harshest conditions. The company is a keen supporter of the AAAA and its initiatives to support Australian accessory manufacturing.