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Hobbyists Come Out in Force to Celebrate Inaugural "Collector Car Appreciation Day"

On Friday, July 9, 2010, collector car enthusiast organizations across the country gathered to celebrate the first ever “Collector Car Appreciation Day,” as designated by U.S. Senate Resolution 513 (S. Res. 513).  Events ranging from car cruises and shows to small business open houses and special offers were held to honor the cultural and educational importance of collector cars.  Car clubs, enthusiast organizations, and affiliated businesses hosted over 100 events in more than 40 states to commemorate this special day.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 15, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Hall of Famers Unite at Show 'N Shine

An exclusive SEMA Hall of Fame VIP Area sponsored by Source Interlink is bringing several members of the esteemed group together during the 2010 SEMA Show ‘N Shine, Saturday, July 24, 10 am – 4 pm, at the Pasadena Convention Center.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 15, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

Auto Celebrities Chip Foose, Dennis Gage Sign Autographs at SEMA Show 'N Shine

Television hosts and automotive icons Chip Foose and Dennis Gage will be signing autographs at the Second Annual SEMA Show ‘N Shine, Saturday, July 24, at the Pasadena Convention Center. Autographs will be free of charge with admission to the event, which is free for kids 12 and under, $5 for all others.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 14, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Urges Senate to Pass Small Business Lending Bill

SEMA, the Specialty Equipment Market Association, urged the United States Senate to pass H.R. 5297, the “Small Business Jobs and Credit Act.” The House passed the bill in June. The legislation would create a $30 billion fund to provide banks with less than $10 billion in assets access to capital to lend to small businesses.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 13, 2010)

CONTACT: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

SEMA URGES SENATE TO PASS SMALL BUSINESS LENDING BILL

SEMA Supports Legal Racing With Launch of New "Racers Against Street Racing" Website

In an effort to move drag racing from the streets to the racetrack, the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) and the Street Performance Council (SPC) have launched an all-new “Racers Against Street Racing” (RASR) website, located at www.rasr.org, that makes it easier for visitors to find a nationwide listing of sanctioned racetracks.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 7, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

SEMA SUPPORTS LEGAL RACING WITH LAUNCH OF NEW “RACERS AGAINST STREET RACING” WEBSITE
--New www.RASR.org Site Directs Racers to Sanctioned Racetracks --

Paint and Body Sees Significant Growth at SEMA Show

The Paint, Body & Equipment (PBE) section of the SEMA Show is the fastest-growing area of the event, with nearly 45% more exhibitors already confirmed to exhibit in just the specific PBE section during the 2010 event compared to the previous year.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(July 1, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org


PAINT & BODY SEES SIGNIFICANT GROWTH AT SEMA SHOW
-- In its second year, PBE represents SEMA Show’s fastest growing section, includes 40 first-time exhibitors --

 

Thousands Gather To Celebrate First-Ever “Collector Car Appreciation Day”

Marked by U.S. Senate Resolution 513 (S. Res. 513), the first-ever Collector Car Appreciation Day is being celebrated on July 9, 2010 by car lovers and enthusiasts throughout the country. Thousands of individuals will join together at events scheduled in cities and towns across the U.S. and Canada.  A list of these events, updated daily, is available at http://www.sema.org/sema-enews/2010/21/collector-car-appreciation-day-grows.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(June 30, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org


THOUSANDS GATHER TO CELEBRATE FIRST-EVER “COLLECTOR CAR APPRECIATION DAY”
-- Events Held Throughout the United States and Canada --

More Than 1,500 Companies Select 2010 SEMA Show Booth Space

The 2010 SEMA Show Priority Booth Space Selection concluded last week with 1,541 companies securing nearly 800,000 square feet of exhibit space, up more than 100,000 square feet from the same time last year. A list of exhibitors and a floorplan showing each exhibitor’s location is available at http://www.expocad.com/host/fx/convexx/sema10/default.html.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(June 29, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

SEMA Show New Product Showcase Expands With Two New Categories: Best New Tire and Best New Wheel

The SEMA Show New Products Showcase, one of the most popular attractions at the annual trade show, will expand to include two new categories, one focused on tires and related products, the other on wheels and related products.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(June 28, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo
909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

 

Low Cost Hotel Rooms Available During 2010 SEMA Show

To help SEMA Showgoers get the best hotel prices while at the 2010 SEMA Show, dozens of hotels in Las Vegas are offering considerable discounts, with rates as low as $39 per night and more than a dozen properties waiving the newly instituted “resort fees” currently implemented throughout the city.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(June 25, 2010)

Contact: Della Domingo

909/978-6723
dellad@sema.org

LOW COST HOTEL ROOMS AVAILABLE DURING 2010 SEMA SHOW
-- Rates as low as $39 per night, plus several properties waive resort fee --

 

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