News and updates from SEMA's councils and committees.
More than 500 members of the industry joined to
honor 2009 SEMA Hall of Fame inductees Bill Perry, Rolan “Jeep” Worthan
and Henry “Smokey” Yunick, and to raise money for children's charities
Childhelp and Victory Junction Gang Camp.
The second annual SEMA Pinewood Drag Races opened with practice and
tuning runs, with racers spending several hours tuning and tweaking in search of elusive
tenths of seconds.
Before handing the gavel to incoming Chairman Rick Rollins, outgoing Chairman Jim Cozzie announced an innovative alliance between SEMA and Clemson University.
WD-40 is partnering with SEMA Cares to build a custom 2010 Chevrolet
Camaro to be auctioned for children's charities.
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.
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.
While there are any number of web eMarketing firms that promise to significantly boost your company's rankings on search engines, finding one that delivers on this oath demands some careful shopping, according to industry experts. Learn how to find reputable search-engine-optimization companies, as well as tips for companies that have brought SEO in-house, by reading "Search Engine Optimization" in the July issue of SEMA News.