a multi-phased series of specialty-equipment industry forecasting
reports, SEMA and the Center for Automotive Research (CAR) will provide
insight to help members increase the understanding and awareness of
vehicle technology challenges and opportunities to support their
business development and planning efforts.
The August issue of SEMA News covers the latest business technology insight, five data rules you must follow in today's market and in-depth features on the Class of 2009 SEMA Hallof Fame.
Always one of the most popular sections at the SEMA Show, Tools &
Equipment highlight the products that make mechanical life a little
easier for the installer, fabricator, builder and garage enthusiast.
News and updates from SEMA's councils and committees.
Law and Order is an update of some of the most recent federal and state legislative and regulatory issues that could potentially impact the automotive specialty-equipment industry.
Felipe Massa and Tony Kanaan suffer injuries; former Grand Am driver Henri Zogaib investigated for "Ponzi Scheme;" Honda plans to expand into grassroots motorsports; and more racing news.
SEMA has formed a health care advisory group to help formulate the
association’s position on the issues confronting the Congress as it
debates various reform proposals.
SEMA submitted comments to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
(EPA) opposing an application to allow the ethanol content of gasoline
to increase to 15% (from 10%).
The $1 billion vehicle scrappage program authorized under the “Consumer
Assistance to Recycle and Save Act” (CARS) began on July 24. The
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) issued a rule on
how the program will operate.
SEMA members are invited to participate in an upcoming familiarization trip to Beijing, China, September 23–26.