To showcase the industry's top trend-setting vehicle models, the SEMA Awards will be announced and presented to winning automakers during the 2013 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada, held Nov. 5-8, 2013. Through the program, SEMA exhibitors that make the products and accessories for today's popular models, will identify the vehicle platforms they believe are best for accessorizing, and ideal for showcasing the coolest new products.
The National Independent Automobile Dealers Association (NIADA) and the Professional Restylers Organization (PRO) have joined forces to offer four free automotive dealer sessions at the 2013 SEMA Show focusing on creating dealership profit centers through accessorization.
There are only a few more weeks left to sign up for a free listing in the 2013–2014 SEMA International Buyers' Guide—the directory provided to all 2013 SEMA Show international buyers and all year at major overseas trade shows.
SEMA is seeking nominations to identify youthful innovators whose work is substantially changing the way the automotive aftermarket is doing business. These nominations will be used to select the second-annual GEN-III Innovator Award. SEMA will honor the award winner at the 2013 SEMA Show Banquet, which takes place the evening of Thursday, November 7, 2013.
Ford Motor Co. recently dropped off four ’14 Fiesta STs to the SEMA Garage, providing a sneak peak of a few of the cars Ford is shipping to Southern California builders for the SEMA Show.
The 2013 SEMA Show press conference schedule is currently being finalized. All SEMA Show exhibitors who submitted applications should have received a confirmation e-mail from Della Domingo, August 19, 2013.
Buyers can obtain a wealth of product information that will be relevant well into 2014 by taking advantage of the free scanners available through the SEMA Show New Products Showcase.