According to SEMA research, six of the top 10 best-selling engines are either four- or five-cylinders, spread across a wide range of top-selling models. This consistency helps specialty-equipment manufacturers reduce downstream costs.
Crossover utility vehicles have outsold SUVs more than 3-to-1 since the beginning of the year, creating a unique opportunity for specialty-equipment manufacturers.
Trends from December 2008 to May 2009 show that more consumers are thinking about buying wheels, tires and suspension products then accessories or performance parts.
2009 SEMA Hall of Fame inductees Bill Perry, Rolan “Jeep” Worthan and Henry “Smokey” Yunick will be honored at the SEMA Installation Banquet & Gala Fundraiser, Saturday, August 1, at the Pasadena Convention Center.
The Mobile Electronics & Technology section of the SEMA Show is
located in the North Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center and showcases audio, video, GPS, satellite radio, wireless, security, radar
detection products and more related automotive technology accessories.
A new M-Benz CL will likely be called, more appropriately, the S-Class Coupe. Expect more aggressive front-end styling and LED lamps front, and possibly back.
For a limited time, the Harrah’s hotel group is dropping rates at its seven Las Vegas properties for SEMA Show attendees.
The next SEMA webinar, “Grow Your Business With Online Selling,” provides particpants with opportunity to ask specific questions about how to improve online marketing and sales.
Want a great autographed item from your favorite driver, auto icon or entertainment celeb? Then check out the great signed pinewood cars available at the SEMA Pinewood Drag Races.
Readers wanted to know more about the distribution of compact car registrations throughout the United States. SEMA Research has followed up with additional insight.