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SEMA Show Priority Booth Space Selection Deadline Next Week

The deadline to participate in the priority space selection for the 2011 SEMA Show is April 29, 2011. Begin the process of exhibiting at the 2011 SEMA Show today by visiting

SEMA Show Photo Gallery: Custom Pontiacs Past and Present

Check out the vehicle photo gallery on includes more than 2,000 vehicles on display from the 2010 SEMA Show. Trucks, motorcycles, classics, street rods, modern muscle and whole lot more are all available for download. The photos are searchable by several keywords, including vehicle model, exhibiting company name, vehicle category and more.

Each week, a selection of vehicles in included in SEMA eNews. This week's gallery features custom Pontiacs from the past and present.

Auto-Tech Teams to Compete at Rev'ved Up 4 Kids Charity Car Show

The 6th Annual Rev'ved Up 4 Kids Charity Car Show will take place on May 1, 2011, at Vic Edelbrock's Garage in Torrance, California, from 10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. and will benefit The Center For Learning Unlimited. Three heats will be held for the competing 15 high school auto-tech teams, starting at 9:00 a.m., followed by 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. The teams will compete for college scholarships and the Division 7 Championship, giving them a chance to compete in front of thousands of spectators at the National Championship "Showdown at SEMA" at the 2011 SEMA Show in Las Vegas in November.

Two Weeks Left to Sign Up for 2011 SEMA Show Priority Booth Space Selection

For the second consecutive year, booth space reservations for the 2011 SEMA Show are up, indicating continuing signs of economic recovery. Exhibitor contract submissions are up 23% and net square feet requested is up 5%.

"Hot Rod TV" Features the SEMA Show’s Hottest Car

In case you missed last weekend’s premier of "Hot Rod TV" featuring the 2010 SEMA Show (or if you want to watch it again), tune in to SPEED TV this weekend.

SEMA Show Photos: ATVs, Motorcycles and More From the Powersports Industry

The vehicle photo gallery on includes more than 2,000 vehicles on display at the 2010 SEMA Show. Not only is the SEMA Show an annual hot spot for the latest project vehicles and four-wheel custom rarities, the Show also features motorcycles, side-by-sides, ATV, scooters and more from the hottest manufacturers in the powersports industry. Check out more than 130 pictures of rides from Harley-Davidson, Kawasaki, Polaris, Puma Sunny Motor, Yamaha and more in this gallery.

GM Project Vehicles Available—Plan Your Proposal Here

General Motors is currently accepting proposals for companies interested in developing a GM-based project vehicle for the 2011 SEMA Show. The automaker recommends submitting proposals early for preferential consideration, but no later than May 11, 2011.

Manufacturers’ Rep Technology Roundtable - Powered by SEMA’s Manufacturers Representative Network (MRN)

Oct 28 2012 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Las Vegas Hotel
Las Vegas
Exclusively for Reps. Learn first-hand what manufacturers are looking for and how to best maximize your accounts.

All-star line-up set for the Rep Technology Roundtable

Exclusively for Reps. This year's SEMA Show will get kicked-off with a powerhouse session. On Sunday, October 28, 2012, attendees will learn how to take advantage of a technological economy and be more profitable. Technology, DATA, and eCommerce have greatly impacted the way Reps do business. Starting with a panel discussion moderated by Bryan Shirley, CPMR, attendees will then take part in intimate round-table discussions led by such industry experts as:

2011 SEMA Show Registration Now Open

Attendee and media registration for the 2011 SEMA Show is now open at The annual trade-only event takes place Tuesday-Friday, November 1-4, 2011, in Las Vegas, Nevada.


Contact: Della Domingo

Attendees and Media Registration Available from

The Hottest Vehicles of 2011

Each year, a few vehicles dominate the automotive landscape. It stands to reason that the most popular vehicles among consumers and specialty-equipment manufacturers would also be among the most profitable for all SEMA members. To help sort the vehicular wheat from the chafe, we examined a series of forward-looking “SEMA Indicators” to see what they might suggest about the crop of cars and trucks that are likely to make the biggest sales impact in 2011.
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