Self Serve Carwash News
Voice of the Self Serve Carwash Industry



Auto Detailing News was launched in January, 2016 by Jackson Vahaly, an independent trade magazine publisher who also publishes Self Serve Carwash News ( and the AutoCareForum (, an online forum mainly for carwash owners and operators. Like SSCWN, Auto Detailing News is a quarterly publication serving a vital niche within the car cleaning industry.

In 2015, Debra Gorgos joined the operation as the Editor in Chief for ADN. She is the former Editor for Professional Carwashing and Detailing, and is knowledgeable and well-networked in the industry. 5,000 copies are mailed quarterly to professional car detailers. ADN strives to bring the industry the in-depth articles, grass-roots reporting, educational, entertaining, and long-form journalism it can depend on.

With its tradition as the only publication exclusively for auto detailers, ADN brings you a wide range of “must read” coverage pertaining to the unique needs of detailers: From reducing operator costs to technological innovations, marketing solutions, industry news, convention coverage, tips & tricks from ACF and so much more. You’ll want to archive each essential issue to help you operate more efficiently for years to come!


Join us on the forum at: to provide input, make suggestions, share ideas and propose topics for future issues.