Preston Folkestad, 22, of GC Cooling is entering the SEMA Battle of the Builders competition as a Young Gun.
Battle of the Builders
DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (Sept. 6, 2017) – SEMA Show exhibitors enlist top vehicle builders to create custom cars and trucks that will generate worldwide attention and stand out at the premier automotive trade show each year. More than 250 of these builders will compete in the 4th annual SEMA Battle of the Builders competition, with the finalists announced during the 2017 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, NV, and the winner announced during the nationwide television taping at SEMA Ignited on Friday, Nov. 3.
DIAMOND BAR, Calif. (May 31, 2017) – Builders with a car or truck on display at the 2017 SEMA Show, held Oct. 31-Nov. 3 in Las Vegas, may now enter the SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition by applying online at www.sema.org/botb. The program recognizes and brings increased media exposure to top vehicle builders, their vehicles and the products that make the vehicles unique.
SEMA Show week was jam-packed with valuable education sessions, each targeting a different demographic but with the same goal in mind—to help attendees to improve their business operations and run them more efficiently.
DIAMOND BAR, CA (January 17, 2017) -- The Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) will showcase its third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition in a one-hour TV special premiering February 6 at 10 p.m. (PT/ET) on the Velocity Network. This unique program makes it possible for consumers to connect with manufacturers and see the great new products and trends that debut at the leading automotive trade show in the world—the SEMA Show.
LAS VEGAS, NV. (Nov. 1, 2016) – Now in its third year, the SEMA Battle of the Builders® competition today announced the Top 21 builders. Open only to vehicles displayed at the SEMA Show, the competition features the best builders in the country who come to SEMA to win the coveted title of the ultimate builder.
From new products to heart-pounding special events, here are the Show features not to miss.
For many exhibitors, a booth vehicle is their one shot at attracting buyers and showing how their products look.
SEMA Show vehicle builders will take center stage in the third annual SEMA Battle of the Builders competition taking place following the close of the 2016 SEMA Show.
Thousands of automotive editors and reporters attend the SEMA Show each year in search of the hottest, most eye-catching vehicles to fill the pages of their publications.