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    Aug 28 2014
    UPS is offering to be the single point of contact for all vehicle-shipment needs for exhibitors before, during and after the 2014 SEMA Show.
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    Aug 21 2014
    Longtime industry veteran and SEMA member David Allison Nelms, 71, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia, passed away, Saturday, August 2, 2014. Nelms was a former employee of Honest Charley's, where he worked for 29 years, and P&E Distributors, where he worked for 21 years.
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    Aug 21 2014
    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has taken the first step toward requiring vehicle-to-vehicle (V2V) communications in all new light-duty cars. The agency issued a research report and an advance proposed rule to mandate the installation of wireless equipment warning drivers of potential danger. The NHTSA has identified the year 2020 as its target to begin implementing the rule. 
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    Aug 21 2014
    At SEMA’s request, a provision was deleted in North Carolina legislation that would have imposed a fine on any person that equipped a car with headlamps that “change the original design.”
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    Aug 21 2014
    Morgan Lucas raced to his third Lucas Oil NHRA Nationals Top Fuel victory in spectacular fashion Sunday to close out the rain-drenched NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Brainerd Int'l Raceway. The Funny Car final round between John Force and Ron Capps, along with the Pro Stock semifinals and final was postponed by NHRA officials due to darkness and inclement weather following a day filled with multiple rain delays.
  • Posted on:
    Aug 21 2014
    The new SEMA Ignited event is generating a lot of buzz, with industry professionals and auto enthusiasts sharing their thoughts about the Friday-night attraction taking place immediately after the SEMA Show.
  • Posted on:
    Aug 21 2014
    Nominations for SEMA’s Council and Network Awards are due Friday, August 22, by 5:00 p.m. (PDT). The awards will be presented during the 2014 SEMA Show to honor the individuals, companies and products that have proven themselves leaders in their business segments.
  • Posted on:
    Aug 21 2014
    Two contenders will face-off in head-to-head competition through 3M’s inaugural Wrap2Wrap Battle a  on Thursday, November 6, at the 2014 SEMA Show.
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    Aug 21 2014

    Digital Lizard is offering SEMA Show exhibitors and attendees 20% to 50% off of printed materials. As an official SEMA Show partner, Showgoers will benefit from lowered costs and on-site customer service at the Show.

  • Posted on:
    Aug 21 2014
    Exhibitors of the 2014 SEMA Show with a celebrity appearance or industry personality featured in their booth need to submit a Celebrity Appearance Notification Form by September 5.