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AutoMD Named Finalist In 2012 American Business Awards(SM)

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CARSON, Calif., May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- (, the most comprehensive and unbiased free online auto repair resource, today announced that its popular AutoMD Mobile Fair Auto Repair App was named a Finalist in the App category in the 2012 American Business Awards, and will ultimately be a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie® Award winner in the program. AutoMD's Mobile Fair Auto Repair App is the mobile version of, and empowers car owners with the most comprehensive and unbiased free auto repair information while on the go.

The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. 

Because many car owners have repair issues when they are on the road, developed its free mobile auto repair app to put important information that can help car owners save hundreds, if not thousands, of dollars at their fingertips – anywhere, anytime. AutoMD Mobile allows car owners to get car repair prices on thousands of jobs, including real-time, vehicle-specific parts pricing; find a local repair shop from a database of over 400,000 shops with labor rates, matched for geography, specific job type and affordability; access thousands of easy-to-understand " How-to-Repair" guides with step-by-step instructions for the most common repair jobs; view the latest TSBs and recalls; ask a question, add a photo or video about a car problem with its AutoDoc feature and get answers from the Auto Answers community of auto experts.

In 2010, was named Best Automotive Website in the 8th annual American Business Awards for being the most comprehensive free online automotive repair resource designed to empower car owners with the best way to repair their vehicles.

"We took's unbiased and valuable automotive repair information mobile and are honored to be recognized once again by the American Business Awards," said Brian Hafer, VP of Marketing at "Our mission is to empower consumers to make the best auto repair decisions – and with the AutoMD Mobile Fair Auto Repair App, they can easily access that information on the go, at the repair shop, on the road, by the roadside, or in the garage."

More than 3,000 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others. The AutoMD Mobile Fair Auto Repair App is nominated in the App award category for Utilities & Services.

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