Spicer® Universal Joints to be Carried by CARQUEST Auto Parts

Jan 09, 2013, 09:13 ET from Dana Holding Corporation

MAUMEE, Ohio, Jan. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that its Spicer® brand of universal joints, including Spicer Life Series® premium performance universal joints, are now being sold through CARQUEST Auto Parts, an aftermarket distributor of automotive replacement parts with 3,000 locations throughout North America.

"By teaming up with CARQUEST, we are meeting the strong demand for premium aftermarket products from professional technicians and enthusiasts alike," said Bill Gryzenia, vice president and general manager for the Dana Aftermarket.  "The trusted Spicer brand has been around for more than a century, and with the ongoing development in Dana's premier products, we continue to supply superior technology and quality to meet the unique needs of the market."

Manufactured to the same high standards as original-equipment (OE) parts – because they are OE parts – Spicer® u-joints ensure reduced wear and a long service life, while maintaining maximum performance to fit today's vehicles.  Additionally, Spicer u-joints are uniquely crafted to ensure proper balancing for reduced noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH); less downtime; and simplified, more cost-effective vehicle maintenance.

About Dana in the Aftermarket Powered by recognized brands such as Dana®, Spicer®, Victor Reinz®, Glaser®, GWB®, Thompson®, Tru-Cool®, SVL® and Transejes™, Dana delivers a broad range of aftermarket solutions – including genuine, all makes, and value lines – servicing passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles across the globe. Leveraged by a global network of 13 distribution centers, Dana's dedicated aftermarket team provides technical service, customer support, high fill rates, and on-time delivery to customers around the globe. For more information, please visit www.dana.com/aftermarket.

About Dana Holding Corporation Dana is a world-leading supplier of driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies that improve the efficiency and performance of passenger, commercial, and off-highway vehicles with both conventional and alternative-energy powertrains.  The company's global network of engineering, manufacturing, and distribution facilities provides original-equipment and aftermarket customers with local product and service support. Based in Maumee, Ohio, Dana employs approximately 24,500 people in 27 countries and reported 2011 sales of $7.6 billion. For more information, please visit www.dana.com.

About CARQUEST Auto Parts CARQUEST Auto Parts has nearly 3,000 locations throughout North America. CARQUEST is a premier supplier of replacement products, accessories, supplies and equipment for virtually all makes and models of automobiles, as well as light and heavy-duty trucks, off-road equipment, buses, recreational vehicles and agricultural equipment. Additionally, CARQUEST distributes and sells tools, equipment, chemicals, paint and accessories. For more information, please visit CARQUEST.com.

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