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    Apr 23 2009

    While computers get smaller, phones become capable of sending email and iPods become personal entertainment centers, one aspect has remained relatively the same: the technology that fascinates us and simplifies our lives has been limited in its use within our vehicles.

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    Apr 22 2009
    Twenty-one industry professionals are vying for a position on the 2009-2010 SEMA Board of Directors.

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
    April 22, 2009

    Media Contact: Della Domingo
    909/396-0289, ext. 130
    dellad@sema.org


    DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (April 22, 2009) – Twenty-one industry professionals are vying for a position on the 2009-2010 SEMA Board of Directors. The SEMA Board of Directors provides strategic direction to the association and plays a critical role in shaping the future of the automotive specialty-equipment industry.  

    Candidates are as follows:

    Chair-Elect Category

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    Apr 16 2009


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    John Hipple, Sr. Remembered

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    Apr 16 2009


    The Pontiac GTO (“The Judge”), shown here at the 2008 SEMA Show, was a favorite among performance enthusiasts and remains a classic. Owners of this and other '60s- and '70s-era Pontiacs will race through 2009.

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    Apr 16 2009

    Read how emerging vehicle technologies and interconnectivity will affect your future product decisions.

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    Apr 16 2009

    SEMA is disputing claims that vehicle scrappage programs will clean the air or reduce the nation’s dependency on foreign oil. SEMA contends that these misdirected programs do more environmental harm than good, and deny cash incentives to millions of Americans who want to buy a new car.

    The scrappage debate was recently revived when President Obama endorsed scrappage as part of an overall strategy to help rebuild the U.S. auto industry.

  • Posted on:
    Apr 16 2009

    Dates and locations for several upcoming SEMA-sponsored shows and activities have been announced. Details are:


    "The Race Goes Green" Conference, April 16, 2009, Long Beach, California

     

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    Apr 16 2009



    A high level of disposable income and enthusiasm for Detroit iron make Dubai and the Middle East Gulf region an attractive market for both performance and styling customization. Consider attending or exhibiting at the Automechanika Middle East trade show. Several booths are available in the tuning and performance hall during the May 29-June 2 event in Dubai. All SEMA members traveling to Dubai are invited to attend networking and briefing sessions.

  • Posted on:
    Apr 16 2009

    In preparation of the next SEMA Webinar, “Protecting Your Products With Contracts: Contract Law 101,” SEMA wants to know what topics you would like the presenting legal experts to cover.

    Understanding the basic elements of a contract and avoiding potential pitfalls can be as simple as asking the right questions, such as:

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    Apr 16 2009

    DELIBERATIONS: As of Tuesday morning, a jury continued to deliberate over the fate of two-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves, his sister Katiucia and attorney Alan Miller. The trio are charged with conspiring to hide a portion of Castroneves’s income from the Internal Revenue Service.

    SPONSOR ONE: Richard Petty Motorsports has landed sponsorship from Hunt Brothers Pizza that will keep A.J. Allmendinger and the No. 44 Dodge on the track at least through the first 26 races of the season.