Mitchell 1 is pleased to announce it is a winner of TechShop – Equipment, Tools & Supplies magazine’s 2011 Top 5 Tools Award for its popular software.

“We would like to sincerely thank the readers of TechShop magazine for choosing our program as one of their favorite tools to use in the repair shop,” said Gary Hixson, Mitchell 1 product manager. “Receiving a Top 5 Tools Award is a great honor and testament to our commitment to providing quality repair information solutions to improve repair shop productivity.”

The Top 5 Tools Award recognizes companies that exhibit exceptional brand strength, technological leadership and product innovation. It is the only true equipment and tool award from shop owners and technicians.

Award winners are determined based on the number of times a company or product is mentioned by shop owners and technicians in the January 2011 through December 2011 issues of TechShop in the Top 5 Favorite Tools section. was launched in 2002 to provide technicians with all of the features and information of OnDemand in a fast, powerful and convenient online program. Today, delivers comprehensive data for 1983 through current domestic and import vehicle models. It includes the new OnDemand Live feature, where users view and share tips, as well as access clear illustrations and full-color wiring diagrams, complete diagnostics, tech bulletins and recalls, scheduled maintenance with labor times, automatic monthly data updates and OEM parts and pricing.

About the Author

Jill Schafer

Jill Schafer is the Marketing Communication Manager at Mitchell 1 and has over 20 years of marketing experience with high-technology organizations, including over 10 years in the automotive information industry.