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Honor Hot Rod Industry Excellence: Nominate Now for HRIA Industry Awards


Nominations for the HRIA Hall of Fame, Industry Recognition Award and Business of the Year Awards are now open at These accolades pay tribute to outstanding achievers and exceptional contributions within the hot rod industry.

The HRIA Hall of Fame honors and recognizes outstanding individuals in the hot rod industry whose creativity, dignity, integrity, industriousness and accomplishments on a national basis have enhanced the status of the industry while significantly contributing to its growth.

The HRIA Industry Recognition Award is presented to an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to the hot rod industry over the past 10 years.

The HRIA Business of the Year Award is presented to a company that has made an exceptional contribution to the hot rod industry. The nominee must have demonstrated exceptional service, integrity and business ethics for a minimum of five (5) years, must currently be in business and should have made a commendable contribution that has had a positive impact in the hot rod industry.

Submit your nomination today.

Award winners will be announced and celebrated at the 2023 SEMA Show HRIA Reception on Wednesday, November 1 from 5:15 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the Westgate Hotel, pavilions 9-11.